Canada Fashion

House of Cards Fashion: Claire Underwood's Corporate Style

Carolyn Desrosiers | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada Style
Carolyn Desrosiers

I started watching House of Cards. That's when my longing for a strong female lead with a great wardrobe was not only answered, but exceeded by the inimitable, Claire Underwood. In her, I found a female lead whose fashion sense actually enhanced her character, and let me tell you, the woman knocks it out of the park with corporate style.

Celebrity Clothing Gone Wild!

Huffington Post Canada | Stefani Forster | Posted 03.05.2013 | Canada Style

With awards season over and spring just around the corner, now is the perfect time to shake things up a bit in the celebrity fashion world. We, fo...

Stretching My "Uniform" With Must-Haves for Spring

Natasha Koifman | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada Style
Natasha Koifman

It's no secret that I have built my wardrobe on renewed and renewable staples and a mostly monochromatic palette. The truth is that no matter how much you have got your style figured, it simply can't stay the same... even the most basic basics evolve over time and you could very quickly look outdated if you didn't adopt new cuts, materials, hemlines, heel height. So what's on my radar for Spring?

Tights ≠ Pants

Kristina Matisic | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Kristina Matisic

Recently I've seen a few young women wearing tights as bottoms out in the world. I'm talking about actual tights. As in pantyhose. As in, pulled tight over the buttocks and somewhat transparent. As in, I've seen things I cannot un-see.

Red Carpet Style Lessons from Award Show Veterans

Carolyn Desrosiers | Posted 04.17.2013 | Canada Style
Carolyn Desrosiers

There's something that this Oscar Class of 2013 can take from the award show veterans that have, and continue to, grace the red carpet before them. Notably, Jessica Lange, Glenn Close, and Helen Mirren are red carpet wonders that have worked their best features at numerous award shows over the years.

It's National Sweater Day!

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

On Thursday, February 7, WWF and Loblaw Companies Limited are asking Canadians to turn down the heat and put on a sweater in honour of National Sweate...

Look Sensational In the Year of the Snake

TheKit.ca | Erin Richardson | Posted 02.08.2013 | Canada Style

February 10 kicks off Chinese New Year celebrations all around the world, and this year will be nothing short of sensational as it’s the Year of...

Victoria's Secret Releases Sexy New Ad Campaign Just In Time For Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

February has, de facto, become lingerie month here at The Huffington Post Canada Style. Not only do our inboxes fill with news of sky-rocketing neg...

All Of The Fall/Winter 2013 Styles From Montreal Fashion Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 04.07.2013 | Canada Style

Whether jersey, leather or wool, fitted or pleated, leggings will be an essential item for fall/winter 2013 -- at least according to the Quebec design...

Want to Be Stylish? Start By Being Confident

BeauCoo | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada Style
BeauCoo

No matter how your life changes, your style will always be yours. So why would you ever wear something that didn't make you feel good? Style is what you make it. It's personal and it should reflect who you are. So if you're not feeling that pair of Uggs or just don't feel comfortable in skinny jeans -- don't wear them.

To Fur Or Not To Fur: Is Animal Hair The Hottest Fashion Trend For 2013?

CP | Rita Devlin Marier, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2013 | Canada Style

MONTREAL - It can be difficult to walk a city block in Montreal these days without coming across a coyote, lynx, fox or raccoon.Fur seems to be everyw...

How To Regrow Thinning Hair

TheKit.ca | Poonam Kaur Billing | Posted 01.31.2013 | Canada Style

Thinning hair is an ailment that plagues women more often than we care to acknowledge. The average person loses approximately 100 hairs every da...

5 Tips To Fix Your Wardrobe And Streamline Your Closet

TheKit.ca | Reni Walker | Posted 01.31.2013 | Canada Style

Every woman has her own reason for avoiding the great “wardrobe cull”: lack of time, fear of choice, and, my personal favourite, potential f...

In Praise of Petite (and Powerful) Women

BeauCoo | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Style
BeauCoo

Flip through any fashion magazine, or tune into any makeover show and you will hear advice on how to make yourself look taller. But the fashion world still isn't celebrating our petite sisters. From fashion week to the red carpet, there was a distinct lack of women under 5'4".

The 25 Best Pieces From Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week 2013

FASHIONOTES | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Style

Once again fashion’s elite gathered in Paris this week for the debut of Spring 2013 Couture. As always, each handcrafted confection was more b...

Target Canada Names Emerging Designer Finalists For Quebec

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Style

MONTREAL - A select group of Quebec designers will be vying for a chance to create a line for Target stores opening in the province.The U.S.-based ret...

How to Get a Designer Wardrobe For Less

Carolyn Desrosiers | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Style
Carolyn Desrosiers

Every year, fashion-minded people resolve to transform their wardrobes in the hopes of purchasing fewer, higher quality items. From one designer sale shopper to another, here are my tried and true tips for getting that highly covetable investment piece for your wardrobe, for less.

Downton Abbey's Impact On Spring 2013 Fashion Trends

TheKit.ca | Erin Richardson | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Style

Pulling in almost eight-million viewers on premiere night (and quadrupling PBS’ average primetime viewership to boot), Downton Abbey is clearl...

The Latest 'It' Fabric For Spring Activewear

CP | Paul Foy, The Associated Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Style

SALT LAKE CITY - Wool instead of synthetic fleece, carbon skis and a spoon-shaped sleeping bag are among the hottest products at the world's largest e...

Organize Your Closet With These 5 Apps

FASHIONOTES | Lisa Perri | Posted 01.25.2013 | Canada Style

Feel like you’ve got nothing to wear but have a closet full of clothes? Take control of your wardrobe with our picks of the top closet organiz...

Would You Wear The Tailly (The Human Fashion Tail)?

TheKit.ca | Nadine Sharon Anglin | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Style

It was the Spring 2010 Louis Vuitton runway show that first debuted the detachable racoon tail as fashion accessory. Years later, a furry add-on...

11 Questions With Greta Constantine

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada Style

There is really no design duo like Kirk Pickersgill and Stephen Wong. As the geniuses behind two of Canada's most prolific fashion lines -- Greta Cons...

Four Pieces You Need to Travel in Style

Niki Blasina | Posted 03.24.2013 | Canada Style
Niki Blasina

It's truth time: most of us are not superhuman like Victoria Beckham. However, traveling in skin-tight jeans and sky-high Louboutins seems pretty illogical when you're roughing it back in Economy. Here are a few simple ways to travel in comfort and style.

Karl Lagerfeld Shows Support For Gay Marriage At Paris Fashion Week

CP | Thomas Adamson, The Associated Press | Posted 03.24.2013 | Canada Style

PARIS - Chanel's veteran couturier Karl Lagerfeld has used fashion to support a controversial French gay marriage law — sending two brides together ...

A Citizen Style Guide Of What To Wear Right Now

The Huffington Post Canada | Mekhala Gunaratne | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada Style

The groundhogs have burrowed away for the winter, but that doesn't mean your sartorial sense should be in hibernation. Despite the snow and sleet ...