We were curious about how men responded to certain cosmetic & hygiene products, so we commissioned one of our favourite men’s style bloggers Justin David to play guinea pig for a day. He was sent products from some of the most popular brands in men’s care, including Gillette, Old Spice, and Braun. It was difficult, but Justin managed to narrow the...

Nordstrom, Inc., one of America’s leading fashion specialty retailers, will celebrate the opening of its second Canadian store at Rideau Centre in Ottawa with a gala on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. The event will benefit the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation and United Way Ottawa. Nordstrom Rideau Centre opens Friday, March 6, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. Gala attendees will...

For Fall 2014, NARS Cosmetics will be introducing it’s All Day Luminous Powder Foundation, specifically on October 1st. Silky and ultrafine to the touch, this medium buildable foundation offers versatile coverage and shine control with broad-spectrum SPF 25/PA+++ that lasts up to 12-hours. NARS exclusive Light Reflecting Complex™ optimizes light reflection...

The Canadian Urban Music Conference is the #1 urban music conference in Canada attracting keynote speakers, music industry experts, and conference attendees from all over Canada and the United States. Previous years guest include; Robert Fernandez (Manager to international superstar Pitbull) Troy Patterson (A&R, was Manager of Platinum Selling Artist Mario) Michie...

Norwegian lifestyle brand SWIMS is pleased to present its exciting new Fall/Winter 2014 collection for women. Founded in 2005 by Johan Ringdal, Oslo-based SWIMS has quickly evolved from a footwear brand known for reinventing classics, such as their highly successful galoshes and loafers, to an international lifestyle brand. Today, SWIMS offers lightweight footwear,...

Yesterday my Facebook & Twitter timelines were being flooded with a very condescending article published on Notable.ca about how people are allegedly perceived when wearing 12 designer brands. The article and its viral sharing are both highly problematic given that for 1, the author was raised by a millionaire entrepreneur, and 2, 99.999% of the people sharing...

Gap has officially announced its third exclusive menswear collection designed by GQ’s four Best New Menswear Designers in America for 2014. Following the two previous years’ successful collaborations, this year’s collection highlights each designer’s perspective on classic menswear pieces. GQ’s Best New Menswear Designers in America project, which was established...

Last week 613 Style gave you the exclusive, first look inside the new Tanger Outlets coming to Kanata October 17th. Now, we’re excited to also give you the first details on how Tanger Outlets plans to celebrate its entrance into the Ottawa market! The Tanger Outlets grand opening party is going to be nothing short of epic and, unlike the usual media & VIP...

Target recently announced a major collaboration with philanthropic fashion line TOMS that will be in stores across North America just in time for the holidays. The 50 piece TOMS for Target exclusive collection will be available in stores across North America and online from November 16th. For every item bought in the collection, Target will give meals, shoes, or...

Actors Michael Seater, most famously known for his starring role in the Family show Life with Derek and Paula Brancati, best known for playing Jane Vaughn on Degrassi: The Next Generation, have teamed up to create a production company called BrancSeater Productions. The first film from their production company is called People Hold On and will give Canadian...