Canada Style

Why Buy A Dress When You Can Rent Frock Repeat?

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 08.15.2012 | Canada Style

We all know the cliche life-cycle of a bridesmaid dress: After one wear, the expensive frock gets shoved to the back of the closet where it hangs,...

Sao Paolo Fashion Week's Sizzling Spring/Summer 2013

Ramp1885.com | Posted 10.07.2012 | Canada Style
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Sao Paolo Fashion Week displayed curves, lines and plenty of steamy silhouettes as part of their Spring/Summer 2013 presentation. From piles and piles of fabric, to a light and airy surfer girl feel with neoprene, here are our highlights!

Real Wedding: Artsy '50s-Inspired Wedding

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 08.02.2012 | Canada Style

This Mansfield, Ontario wedding makes us all kinds of happy. After exchanging their vows under a magnificent 180-year-old oak tree, the bride and ...

Bright Colours And Lobster Make This Ontario Real Wedding Pop

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

This is one seriously cute wedding, doggone it! It also has "summer" written all over it: a yellow and grey color palette, fresh lobster, an open ...

Fashion has No Borders in Shanghai [Photo Feature]

Ramp1885.com | Posted 09.24.2012 | Canada Style
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It has certainly been a global sporting affair this summer. With EuroCup 2012 in the history books, the world is now prepping for more sporting love with the upcoming London 2012 Summer Olympics. In that spirit, we thought what better way to show our love than with this photo feature by Shanghai-based fashion photographer Yocky Zhang. Shot in Shanghai, Zhang takes us on a global excursion filled with flags, colour and international models.

Why Every Man Should Wear a Signature Scent

Matthew Morein | Posted 09.24.2012 | Canada Style
Matthew Morein

When Tom Ford wrote a list of 15 things every man should have for the 15th anniversary of Vogue.com he spoke of having a good cologne that becomes a signature. I tapped a friend of mine who works for a major cosmetics company for some information about scents and he dropped some serious science on me. So here is the crash course.

Too Fat For Fashion?

Hallae Khosravi | Posted 09.17.2012 | Canada Style
Hallae Khosravi

I have gained some weight and am at my biggest to date in these 22 years. At this size, the only way I'm participating in any of the new fashions is if I get some serious alterations, mainly in the booty region. The worst part about my struggle with ill-fitting clothes was that I didn't want anyone to think less of me as a fashionista. I am ashamed that my concern with my weight gain was not my health or well-being, but what I could no longer wear nor buy.

Real Wedding: Epic New Zealand Nuptials

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 07.12.2012 | Canada Style

We've never referred to a weddings as epic before, but no other word does justice to these spectacular nuptials that begin at a chapel in Lake Tek...

Why I Love Canada: Even City Girls Feel at Home in a Canoe

Hallae Khosravi | Posted 08.30.2012 | Canada
Hallae Khosravi

2012-06-26-canadaflag.png I belong in the city: sidewalks to keep my shoes clean, garbage receptacles every few steps, women spraying me with concoctions on Bloor Street -- the city needs me. Algonquin Park does not need me, in fact I feel like it'd rather I not be over. But I discovered my patriotism not in fireworks or beaver tails, but in a paddle. Out in the water with trees all around me, watching my paddle slice in and out of the water, I got why people do this.

The Shades to Wear This Summer

Derek Desierto | Posted 08.24.2012 | Canada Style
Derek Desierto

Balmy summer days call for backyard barbecues, chilled white burgundy and feet-in-sand beach walks. Regardless of your summer indulgence, you'll want sunglasses that suit the occasion. Allow me to share the four looks of summer that will keep you looking cool even during a heat wave.

Citizen Style: Show Us Your Summer!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.22.2012 | Canada Style

Summer's here, and the time is right...for you to star in our next edition of Citizen Style! We want to see what Canada is wearing this summer -- w...

Wine Dress Puts A Twist On BYOB

The Huffington Post Canada | Maya Hamovitch | Posted 06.18.2012 | Canada Style

UB40 may have planted the soulful lyrics “red, red, wine” into our psyches, but never has anyone created red wine to be worn; until now. Gary...

Baby-proof Doesn't Have To Mean Style-Proof

Tamara Robbins Griffith | Posted 08.15.2012 | Canada Style
Tamara Robbins Griffith

Most new parents will understand that it doesn't happen overnight when you have a baby. How did we get to this point? A decorated home stays intact with a newborn. It's once that babe gains some skills that you may need to rethink your home as a whole and get down to the brass tacks of baby-proofing.

Romance, Class And Ooh La La: Check Out This Real Wedding

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 06.15.2012 | Canada Style

Who says weddings can't be sexy?! We love Colin and Cynthia's London, Ont. nuptials because they're the perfect mix of romance, class and ooh la la. ...

A Buenos Aires Boutique That's Home Sweet Home

Ramp1885.com | Posted 08.11.2012 | Canada Style
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Today's discerning shopper looks for a unique shopping experience, a space that offers something more than the crème de la crème of fashion and design. And Buenos Aires-based concept store Pehache delivers just that. It's a multi-designer boutique, gallery and café in one that invites you in to browse every nook and cranny and makes you feel at home.

Real Wedding: Beachy Nuptials At A Yacht Club

2 For Couples | Posted 06.01.2012 | Canada Style

You can tell from the bride's stunning gown, shoes and jewels that this is going to be one seriously stylish wedding! Kelly and Derek wanted a "be...

New International Campaign Stands Up To Counterfeit Fashion

CP | Thomas Adamson, The Associated Press | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada Style

PARIS - An association of 75 French luxury brands has launched a campaign against knockoff designer products, warning people in seven European countri...

Five Rules for Going Out on a Saturday Night

Julian Brass | Posted 07.31.2012 | Canada Style
Julian Brass

Style. It's not just what you're wearing but also how you act. Over the past several weeks, my team and I at Notable.ca have been outlining five scenarios, each of which calls for a very distinct style. These include: the workplace, after-work events, charity galas, a Saturday night out and Sunday.

A Cure For Dark Circles? We Tried It

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 05.29.2012 | Canada Style

At some point, we've all purchased something whose results were, er, questionable, and didn't live up to our expectations or deliver the results we we...

Mix And Match Your Bathing Suit This Summer With Bikini Separates

TheKit.ca | Posted 05.25.2012 | Canada Style

By: Vanessa Taylor, TheKit.ca By now you’ve heard us telling you to mix your metals (yes, gold and silver jewellery look good together!) and mi...

REAL WEDDING: Stunning "I Dos" At Australian Vineyard

2 For Couples | Posted 05.25.2012 | Canada Style

There is so much to love about Roxy and Diego's stunning wedding at Centennial Vineyards in New South Wales, Australia. The bride's chic vintag...

Hats In Hot Weather: Just Say No

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 05.24.2012 | Canada Style

By definition, trends are fleeting. They're ephemeral. And each day we see our fair share of looks we'd like to remove from our sartorial lexicon. So ...

REAL WEDDING: Mike & Jenn's Rustic, DIY Nuptials

2 For Couples | Posted 05.22.2012 | Canada Style

As soon as Mike and Jenn saw the charming grounds of The Old Springer House in Burlington, Ont., they knew it was the perfect venue for their casu...

Wear The Rainbow This Summer With A Colourful Watch

TheKit.ca | Posted 05.17.2012 | Canada Style

By: Daniela Andrews, The Kit.ca Unless you’ve been on a media-sabbatical recently, you’ve probably noticed the colour explosion that’s hit ...

Going Away This Long Weekend? Here's What To Pack

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.17.2012 | Canada Style

There is a certain art to dressing for a long weekend. The optimal wardrobe is one part loungewear and two parts preparation for the weather. Beca...