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June 2011

Hilary Alexander: Fashion Ambassador 2011 at the Scottish Fashion Awards

June 24, 2011 // 0 Comments

I managed to capture video of The Daily Telegraph’s Fashion Director, Hilary Alexander accepting her Scottish Fashion Award as Fashion Ambassador 2011. She was part of the original judging panel for the Scottish Fashion Awards when it was founded in 2006. This video is a great tribute to a woman who is highly regarded and respected in the industry. I think she is [...]

Doll Factory’s Backlot Blowout Sale: Saturday, June 25th

June 23, 2011 // 0 Comments

One of my favourite stores in the city, Doll Factory by Damzels is holding a “Blacklot Blowout Sale” this coming Saturday, June 25 from 11am – 5pm as part of Leslieville’s Summer Shop & Stroll Event. For one day only, you can shop from the Damzels’ old stock and one-off’s with deals as low as $20 for a dress. I cannot wait to add some new frocks to my [...]

Postcards From London

June 20, 2011 // 0 Comments

Before heading north to Glasgow, I took my first short trip to London, England to visit Danielle Meder and to get a brief glimpse of the city. We crammed so much into those three days, my head is still trying to recollect all the sights we saw from the old buildings, museums, pubs, markets, and more. Thankfully, the rain held off for the most part, which made for some great photo opps. I [...]

My Homecoming to the Scottish Fashion Awards 2011

June 18, 2011 // 23 Comments

Not that I needed an excuse to go back home to Glasgow, but I couldn’t have asked for a better reason than to attend the Scottish Fashion Awards as a nominee for the Scottish Communicator of the Year category. The award was deservedly presented to Angus Monro, a casting director who has booked models for international campaigns, including Matthew Williamson, Preen and Emilio Pucci. [...]

Ukamaku 5:1 Jewellery Sale, Monday, June 20 – Friday, June 24

June 14, 2011 // 0 Comments

Ukamaku presents the 5:1 Jewellery Sale online event. Visit www.ukamaku.com starting June 20th to save up to 50% on selected jewellery pieces. For 5 days, 5 jewellery designers will have their pieces on sale, with each designer designated for one day between June 20th-24th. Featured designers for this event include Kristen Laborde, Terra Moda Designs, Don’t Ask, Gardé Del Avante, [...]

Nella Bella: One Day Only Sample Sale – Thursday, June 9th

June 3, 2011 // 3 Comments

I am a big fan of Nella Bella creative director Tarek Al-Azbat‘s handbags. (He’s also one of the nicest people you could possibly meet and handsome to boot!) If you’re out at an industry event, you’ll spot them over the shoulder and in the hands of a host of industry peeps; including myself. They offer a fantastic range of bags for both men and women – and they [...]

TNT Toronto & Montreal Charity Sale till June 5th

June 2, 2011 // 0 Comments

Donate a minimum of $20 and receive 30% off all merchandise at all TNT stores. All proceeds go to Toronto Fashion Incubator. Read more about how TNT supports TFI www.fashionincubator.com. TNT Eglinton WOMAN 388 Eglinton Ave W – 416.488.8210 GALLERIE 390 Eglinton Ave W – 416.481.5550 BLU 392 Eglinton Ave W – 416.544.8544 KIDS 368 Eglinton Ave W – 416.544.0002 TNT [...]