CycloFest kicks off this Mother’s Day with a celebration to cycling and mom. Sunday May 8th, Preston Street will be transformed into a cycling paradise as the street closes to traffic from Carling to Gladstone. From 10 am til 2 pm, everyone is welcome with wheels and all to roam, ride and enjoy the festivities. A parade led by the always fashionably fit, XO VELO, will kick off the fun at 10 am with honorees Jim Watson and Catherine McKenney. In addition to the bike parade there will three activation areas focusing on cycling, fitness...

Stuart Weitzman believes that the aisle is the bride’s runway. To address the stylish footwear needs of the modern bride, the brand is extending its bridal collection to include its iconic and most sought-after evening silhouettes. The collection will debut exclusively at www.stuartweitzman.ca on April 18th. The collection is comprised of 10 core bridal styles...

On Friday, April 15th, Byron and Dexter Peart, co-founders of WANT Les Essentiels, were named Accessory Designer of the Year at the Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards (CAFA) gala at the Fairmont Royal York in downtown Toronto. Hosted by Kim Cattrall, Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau, along with supermodels Karlie Kloss and Coco Rocha attended the event. “We’ve...

H & M, Hennes and Mauritz Inc., one of the world’s largest fashion retailers known for offering fashion and quality at the best price in a sustainable way, is pleased to announce that it will launch online shopping for its Canadian customers in 2016. “We are thrilled to be launching online shopping in Canada in 2016. Our fans and followers have been...

The Arts Canterbury High School Drama Program’s graduating class will be performing Michael Meyer’s translation/adaptation of A​ Dream Play​ by August Strindberg. A Dream Play, d​irected by Sheila Knight, follows the daughter of a god as she descends from the heavens to empathize with humans. She witnesses the love, cruelty, pain, and passion that rides...

J.Crew Group has announced a partnership with London-based illustrator, Marcel George as part of their continued effort to Save the Bees. As part of the brand’s charitable Garments for Good program, the campaign was launched in 2014 due to a growing concern over the declining bee population and the impact that bees and pollination have on the global environment. Previous collaborators include British artist Emma Smith, and New York-based illustrator Donald Robertson. The campaign enters its third season with three bee themed t-shirts...

London based artist M.I.A. is the front figure of H&M’S initiative World Recycle Week, and is featured in a video inspiring customers to recycle their old or unwanted clothes. With her personal style, interest for sustainability and passion for the environment, M.I.A. personifies the conscious consumer with a social awareness. During the campaign period,...

The Estée Lauder brand today announced a partnership with style icon and acclaimed fashion designer, Victoria Beckham, to create a limited-edition makeup collection, Victoria Beckham Estée Lauder. The collection will launch in September 2016 at select retailers around the world, Victoria Beckham stores and on esteelauder.ca and victoriabeckham.com. “We are excited...

For Summer 2016, NARS makes a getaway with this limited-edition collection—high-fashion moments steeped in exclusivity and ease. New, rich Lip Covers saturate lips with coastal colour, while Dual-Intensity Eyeshadows transform sheer tones and glistening shades for eyes. Dual-Intensity Blush completes the look with a touch of the sun – an insatiable rush of...

Francesco Yates has spent the better part of 2015 ruling the Canadian radio airwaves with his infectious pop hit single “Better To Be Loved”. He followed up with his single “Call” and a huge collaboration with Robin Schulz, “Sugar” which was named the #1 most viral single of the year on Spotify. This will be Francesco’s...