Archive for the “Fashion” category

Air Canada’s 75th Anniversary Videos

by Tanya on September 16, 2012

Karim Zariffa is the Montreal based artist behind the beautifully crafted 75th Anniversary videos for Air Canada. Commissioned by SpaFax, Zariffa was asked to create two promotion videos, one showcasing the flight attendants uniforms throughout the decades and the other (…)

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The Man Who Knew Too Much, Part 2

by Tanya on November 10, 2011

This is Part 2 of our guest post by Siavash Khasha The Man Who Knew Too Much, Review of Savage Beauty at the M.E.T Part 2 The next room was titled ‘Romantic Nationalism’ and featured the ‘Highland Rape’ collection, autumn/winter (…)

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The Man Who Knew Too Much, Part 1

by Tanya on November 9, 2011

This week we have a special guest post (in two parts) by Siavash Khasha. Siavash is a Montreal based designer who was lucky enough to take in the Alexander McQueen exhibition, Savage Beauty, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in (…)

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Bill Cunningham New York

by Jill on October 12, 2011

Bill Cunningham is the original street fashion photographer, he has been obsessively documenting the street fashion of New York City from his bike for decades. Chronicling fashion trends and high-society events has earned The New York Times photographer the utmost (…)

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Emdal Colorknit

by Jill on August 5, 2011

Emdal Colorknit is a Copenhagen based digital knit brand founded by textile designer and artist, Signe Emdal. The company are experts in transforming digital visuals into knitted fabrics in terms of both colors and graphics. Their latest collection Kings Library Garden (…)

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The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier

by Tanya on August 2, 2011

A retrospective exhibition of French fashion designer, Jean Paul Gaultier, is currently happening at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in Montreal. The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk is the first international exhibition (…)

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Dutch Fashion Identity

by Tanya on July 5, 2011

Toko, a design firm originally located in the Netherlands but now operating out of Australia, created the identity for Dutch Fashion Here & Now at the 2010 Shanghai Fashion Week. The event was “a complete program that included runway shows (…)

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Cycle Shirt

by Jill on March 11, 2011

Industrial Designer, Sam Hecht of Industrial Facility, recently teamed up with Clothing Designer, Margaret Howell, to create the Cycle Shirt. This collaboration was between two designers who approach their work in a similar way by paring away the inessential in order (…)

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Spring Daydreaming

by Jill on February 12, 2011

The frigidness of the Toronto Winter this year has left me longing for Spring. I find myself daydreaming about bike-riding along the water front, a light coat instead of a parka, sunshine, singing birds, flowers and happy faces. To me (…)

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Spring Is On The Ear

by Jill on February 10, 2011

With a background in graphic design and illustration, Calgary-based designer Morgan Mallett of Design + Conquer displays her breadth of creative experience through her innovative jewellery designs. Mallett crafts her pieces by hand and is passionate about using unusual materials (…)

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