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@VAWK – Toro Safari SS2011

Today Canadian fashion designer Sunny Fong took us on a journey to Africa and Spain with his SS2011 collection for VAWK; inspired by his virtual tour of these amazing countries. The Toro Safari collection was a beautiful marriage between soft flowy feminine fabrics and buttery leather in shades of gold, cream and sand, mixed with dark animal prints and an amazing single pop of fuschia and purple for the strapless knotted fringe dress. The runway was set in VAWK’s favorite Toronto location at AGO’s Walker court. I really enjoyed the show and hopefully I get to see this collection at The Room and other retailers. Congratulations to Sunny and Ben! Here are some of the favorite looks from the show

Meet Jill Schwartzentruber

Jill Schwartzentruber jewellery started back in 2004; after a few years of making earrings just for herself Jill realised she can have a side business while in school studying to become an interior designer. I met Jill this past weekend while going in and out of the market area in the Distillery area in Toronto. I first notice her stall because it looked absolutely