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The Blanche MacDonald annual graduate’s fashion show put on last week was as perfectly constructed and woven together as the pieces of fabric each new designer used to create their final looks. It was professional, it was fabulous, and it was every bit the timeless, chic Blanche MacDonald style we’ve all come to expect. Located […]

About a month ago I had the pleasure of being invited to ESMOD’s graduation event for their Masters in Sustainable Fashion class. Students were tasked with creating innovating and elegant solutions to the myriad of unsustainable practices that the fashion world takes part in. Students went as far as to actually work with businesses, and […]

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It’s about that time again… The glow of the Summer 2012 lines has begun to fade, and the incredible pieces you saw at Vancouver Fashion Week and Eco Fashion Week has finally drifted from your dreams. This is all to be replaced by the dread of winter, looking forward to bed by 10pm only to […]

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Recently, I had the pleasure of being cordially invited to the showing of Lotus Eye’s latest line of custom-designed modern Saris and Indian-influenced pieces. The event took place at the Ayden Art Gallery in Vancouver, and when I arrived it was absolutely packed. Aside from the expected mix of Vancouver’s fashion elite in attendance, there […]

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Coconut husk ‘red carpet’? Check. Recycled lanyards? Check. Secondary venue for the runway, accessed through a back alleyway that’s so New York? Check, baby, check. Oh yes, this is definitely the Eco Fashion Week we all love, and it’s all grown up. Hosted this season in the heart of Gastown, Vancouver Eco Fashion Week Spring/Summer […]

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Fun. Kinky. Awesome. Grimy. Sexy. Cool. The 2011 UnderGround Fashion Show at The Fall Tattooing and Artist Gallery was- hands down- one of the coolest events I’ve been out to in quite a while. My friend, Eco-Fashion Week Marketing and PR goddess Jessica Linnay, and I arrived about 30 minutes before start time to a […]

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Wow! I just talked to a little birdie and heard some AMAZING things about Vancouver’s home-brewed Eco Fashion Week, which is shaping up to be the hottest thing to explode (renewably!) onto the fashion scene this side of the wetcoast! Keep your ears tuned and your eyes here because yours truly will be giving an […]

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With the return of spring, comes fashion shows and the new lines for fall/winter 2011. Showing off the latest in green-fashion for its second time around, Eco Fashion Week was a huge success, turning last fall’s already amazing event into an even bigger one. Held once again at the brand-new Olympic Village, EFW was this […]

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This week I had the privilege to be personally invited to the Blanche Macdonald 2010 Fashion Show, where graduating students could show off their latest designs.The event was held at the Westin Bayshore hotel in Coal Harbour, Vancouver, and managed to fill the large main hall with family, friends, guests, and press. Despite starting a […]

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Talk about a complete 180. Contrary to almost everything I saw at the FMA Fashion Week, the Frock & Roll Fashion show, held at the Bohemia Gallery on Main street, in Vancouver, was glam-less and grounded, but that did not make it a single bit less fascinating, and in fact worked quite well for the […]