LGFW SS2012 VAWK, a set on Flickr. VAWK is a Canadian luxury brand that has been met with fanfare and acclaim. Reputed for its quality and exclusiveness, it designs, produces, and distributes luxury goods for sophisticated and discerning women. Launched in 2004 by Sunny Fong, the label has developed distinction for its strong and feminine silhouettes and masterful tailoring. He presented his first collection at … Continue reading LGFW SS2012 VAWK
LGFW SS2012 Bustle, a set on Flickr. Bustle Clothing, founded in 2002 by Shawn Hewson and Ruth Promislow – both Bay street lawyers, is a leading Canadian sportswear label that has become well known for its cheeky twist on the menswear classics. With pieces ranging from swimsuits to Red-Carpet suits, Bustle offers a full range of menswear – all with a strong focus on fit, … Continue reading LGFW SS2012 Bustle
LGFW SS2012 Attitude by Jay Manuel, a set on Flickr. In March of 2011, Sears Canada entered a new phase in its fashion direction with the announcement of Jay Manuel as the Creative Director for ATTITUDE Jay Manuel, its private label collection. As a respected make-up artist, creative director and television personality, Manuel is well-known for his role as Creative Director on America’s Next Top … Continue reading LGFW SS2012 Attitude by Jay Manuel
LGFW SS2012 Chloe Comme Parris, a set on Flickr. Chloe comme Parris is a contemporary fashion and accessories brand based out of Toronto. The brand was conceived in 2009 from a passion for products that are unique, luxurious, and engaging. Sisters Chloe and Parris Gordon explore historical and old worldly ideas of adornment, while always being conscious of translating those ideas into a modern, wearable … Continue reading LGFW SS2012 Chloe Comme Parris
LGFW SS2012 Laura Siegel, a set on Flickr. Laura Siegel is known for her ethically based creations. Siegel developed her skills at Parsons School of Design, where she was nominated for Designer of the Year, and at London?s Central Saint Martins. Her unique style has been influenced by working with internationally known designers Megan Park, Yigal Azrouel and Luca Luca. Siegel is rapidly gaining recognition … Continue reading LGFW SS2012 Laura Siegel
After watching the videos for Lanvin’s Spring/Summer 2011 and drooling over all the ads for the brightly colored maxi skirt I decided I should give the maxi skirt a try.
Knowing fully well that I can’t afford the Lanvin one I decided to hunt down the perfect maxi skirt available in my price range or somewhere close to it. To be honest I still feel I’m about 30cm too short to wear a maxi skirt confidently, but I’m brave enough to give it a try. Here are a couple of skirts that I found and I think they do the job for POP of color, fit and budget.
Here is the Lanvin skirt…
Thanks to The Bay’s The Room now Canadian fashion lovers are able to purchase their favorite pieces from one of the most sought-after designer/stylist in the business, L’Wren Scott. This week I attend an intimate gathering to meet L’Wren Scott and see her ss2011 collection at The Room. L’Wren Scott started her career in fashion at a very young age sewing clothes for herself. Being … Continue reading L’Wren Scott SS2011 @ The Room