Media Training For Creative Types

I know how intimidating it is to try to be yourself when you have a microphone in your face and a camera with a bright light staring at you. Afterwards, I sometimes think back going, “Oh, I could have said this…” or “I wish I hadn’t said that…” or “I could have expressed that thought clearer.” Being interviewed, especially on camera is a [...]

March 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

Fashion Crimes: Dress The Party

Fashion Crimes is still one of my favourite stores in Toronto – it’s a girlie goldmine filled with dresses for all occasions and lots of fantastic accessories. I always love going by to see what they have in store for their window displays and their creative team never disappoints. Designer Pam Chorley has a long history in the fashion industry and was one of the first Canadian [...]

March 28, 2010 // 0 Comments

Win Tickets to LOVAS at LG Fashion Week!

Congratulations to Nicholas Lopes for winning the four-day afternoon pass to LG Fashion Week! I have another contest, this time it comes from the lovely ladies over at Rock-It Promotions: Two General Admission passes to LOVAS by Wesley Badanjak on Tuesday, March 30 at 6:00pm. The first person to answer this question correctly wins! Q: Which Canadian fashion designer does Wesley currently [...]

March 28, 2010 // 2 Comments

Socially Springing at Buy Design

Of all the events that happen throughout the year, Buy Design for Windfall is my absolute favourite! (All you have to do is say is “dress up theme party” and I am there!) This year, on Saturday, April 10 at 8:00pm, the Buy Design team (who include a lot of fabulous people in the fashion industry) is taking us back to the dirty thirties post-depression era where the Fermenting [...]

March 23, 2010 // 0 Comments