Monthly archive for March2013

Spring 2013 Shopping List

Spring 2013 Shopping List

With the dismal weather it’s hard to find inspiration in our closets. We are surrounded with dark colours, thick fabrics and so many layers that hide any fashion fun. So with spring only a few months away, which given the February blahs feels like eternity,…

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JOE FRESH LAUNCHES AT J.C. PENNEY

JOE FRESH LAUNCHES AT J.C. PENNEY

 Last Friday, Joe Fresh shops were launched in 681 J.C. Penney stores and so far it’s no surprise that they’ve been nothing but a huge success. Women’s Wear Daily named Joe Fresh the “highest profile and hippest brand” at J.C. Penney and detailed the importance…

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Sport Clips, men’s hair salon franchise from U.S., comes to Canada

Sport Clips, men’s hair salon franchise from U.S., comes to Canada

Boasts all-female hair-cutting team, big-screen TVs and well, lots of sports.   You can ask for a little off the top at Sport Clips, a hair salon for men that opened in Burlington last Friday — just don’t expect the all-female team of stylists to…

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Off The Runaway At Paris Fashion Week Fall 2013 (part 2)

Off The Runaway At Paris Fashion Week Fall 2013 (part 2)

Check out here more Paris Fashion Week Street Style.. What fashionistas are wearing!

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Front Row At Stella McCartney Fall 2013

Front Row At Stella McCartney Fall 2013

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Paris Fashion Week: Stella McCartney restyles the pinstripe suit

Paris Fashion Week: Stella McCartney restyles the pinstripe suit

With exaggerated lapels, the British tailoring staple was re-imagined for fall 20 Givenchy collection at Paris fashion week, fall 2013 Peter Stigter / Toronto Star PARIS — Stella McCartney did some spring cleaning for her fall-winter show in Paris, replacing her old wardrobe standbys with…

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Paris Fashion Week: Designers show a muted colour palette for fall 2013

Paris Fashion Week: Designers show a muted colour palette for fall 2013

Peter Stigter / Toronto Star But Vivienne Westwood, inspired by the rich fabrics and draped silks brought to Europe by the medieval crusaders, bucks the trend. PARIS — It’s going to be a black and white Christmas this winter, judging by the lack of colour…

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Paris Fashion Week: Street Style

Paris Fashion Week: Street Style

A peak at what fashionistas are wearing to the shows in Paris during fashion week for fall/winter 2013 collections Photos By: PETER STIGTER FOR THE TORONTO STAR

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Maggie’s Farm brings vintage back

Maggie’s Farm brings vintage back

Roncesvalles “Secondhand Vintage Curio Emporium” is crammed with finds. Address: 407 Roncesvalles Ave. Intimidation factor: Minimal. You just need to get past the jumble of clothing outside the shop. Number of salespeople on floor: One, owner Heather Doherty. There is no Maggie — Doherty is a fan of…

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