All posts tagged: Bonnie Brooks

Gordon Ramsay At The Bay

British Chef and TV celeb Gordon Ramsay was in Toronto this week and he stopped by Arcadian Court at The Bay, where he was welcomed by a big crowd of fans, aspiring chefs and media. After attending this event now I understand why everyone loves Chef Ramsay, he’s warm, has a sense of humor and his accent makes him oh so adorable. Chef Ramsay talked about his line of products available at the Bay and announced the takeover of the Rôtisserie Laurier BBQ restaurant in Montreal. This would be Ramsay’s first step in expanding his empire in the Canadian Soil. During the event Gordon Ramsay with the help of Bonnie Brooks picked a few lucky winners to win goodies from his line of products, also gave 1 lucky winner and a guest an invitation to dine in his new restaurant in Montreal.  Can’t wait till he opens one in Toronto (he did promise that he would!) Thanks to Melanie from The Bay, for allowing me to take some pictures of Gordon meeting his fans from …

Jeanne Beker – EDIT Holiday 2010

This past Thursday I attend the preview for EDIT’s Holiday pieces. Jeanne Beker of Fashion Television was present at the Queen st. location of The Bay to introduce the new pieces to media, fashion lovers, friends and family. The night started with the president and CEO of The Bay and a close friend of Jeanne, Bonnie Brooks, welcoming the guests and introducing the guest of honor, Jeanne Beker. Ms. Beker shared few of her memories of being in the fashion industry and how her collaboration with The Bay gave birth to EDIT. During her presentation she was so excited to share the new designs with all women, specially women in their 30s and up, the simple ways of introducing pieces from the EDIT collection to any wardrobe thanks to its neutral colors (black, gray, white and pops of red). Jeanne also talked about the process behind coming up with new ideas for the line and how she is not the designer but just the person who works close with the designers of the pieces and …