May 2010

Fashionista’s Den Competition

May 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

Late last year, I was asked by Susan Langdon (Executive Director of TFI) to offer my time as a mentor for their collaboration with Youth Employment Services: The Fashionista’s Den. I was lucky to be paired with Kevin Nualls, an aspiring journalist and now BlogTO fashion blogger, as well as the author of his own blog, Dressed For Dinner.  Although Kevin didn’t win – he [...]

It’s Been Two Years…

May 21, 2010 // 0 Comments

…since we reunited with our gals from Sex and the City. Even though the trailer plays “Empire State of Mind”, the ladies are not staying in our beloved NYC, but are headed off to Abu Dhabi… camels and hot flashes, oh, and of course a reunion with Aidan. Yes, the plot sounds ridiculous, but I am going to enjoy every Cosmo sipping moment! A big thanks to the team over [...]

Mark’s Drops the Work and the Wearhouse

May 21, 2010 // 16 Comments

Calgary-based retailer Mark’s Work Wearhouse paid a little visit to Toronto’s Intercontinental Hotel recently to showcase its spring/summer 2010 wares to members of the media by creating an experience it dubbed the “Mark’s Over”. I was invited by the lovely people over at Highroad Communications (thanks Sheryl!) and was treated to an afternoon of styling and dress up with local [...]

FAREN Seeking Fashion Intern

May 21, 2010 // 1 Comment

2009 TFI New Labels winner, FAREN is looking for an intern. Tasks include: aiding in cutting pattern drafting administrative assistance assisting with fashion shoots deliveries and more We are seeking someone to assist one to two evenings a week. The position will not be paid but will offer be valuable learning experience with the possibility for contra. Students seeking work-study or co-op [...]

Bitch Salad: Solid Gold Issue

May 19, 2010 // 0 Comments

I haven’t been to a Bitch Salad night in forever (sorry Andrew), but I have to say every single one I went to was an absolute blast! Totally recommend it if you’re looking for a fun night of quality, unedited comedy! This ain’t no Yuk Yuks… That’s right… after lying there and taking it all year, Bitch Salad is sitting back up, popping a fistful of Cialis [...]

Hillberg & Berk Seeking Summer Sales Rep for Lilith Concert Tour

May 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

Hillberg & Berk is looking for a high-energy, dynamite woman who loves to sell! This is a two-month term that has the potential to extend into a part-time or full-time position with Hillberg & Berk in the future. This position will be responsible for the management of the Hillberg & Berk’s sub-brand Memento Mori at all 35 Lilith summer concert tour dates. Duties will including [...]

TFI News Spring 2010 Issue

May 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

If you don’t know, I am the Managing Editor of TFI News and the Spring 2010 Issue of TFI News is now online! Catch up on all the latest industry news and happenings, including: the inside scoop on New Labels, the latest TFI and industry events, including the popular Promostyl Trend Forecasting Seminar, new mentors, top industry links, news, events, and lots more! A must-read for anyone [...]

SOOS Rocks at The Clothing Show

May 13, 2010 // 0 Comments

If you missed the One Day Affair, now you have a whole weekend to visit the lovely ladies of SOOS Rocks Jewelry at The Clothing Show! And if you find something you love, why not snap a photo and submit it to the SOOS Rocks Cover Model Search for your chance to win a whole pile of awesome jewellery! When:  Fri- 3pm-9pm,  Sat- 11-8pm,  Sun- 11-6pm Where:  The Better Living Centre, [...]

SOOS Rocks Cover Model Search

May 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

SOOS Rocks Jewelry officially launches their SOOS Rocks Cover Model Search to coincide with their “Street Couture One Day Affair” at Upper Lavish on Saturday, May 1, 2010. The winner will receive eight sets of SOOS Rocks Jewelry of their choice, will be featured on the main page of as the “Cover Model” for one whole calendar month, and gets bragging [...]