Jeanne Beker

Jeanne Beker Among 2016 Canada Walk Of Fame Inductees

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 08.24.2016 | Canada Style

The Canadian fashion journalist is among six inductees.

NSCAD's Epoch Celebrates The Bright Future Of Canadian Fashion

Mo Handahu | Posted 04.27.2017 | Canada Style
Mo Handahu

With the fickle nature of the Canadian fashion industry, and headline after headline about the demise of popular retailers, it's even more important to focus on fashion and design students. Through them, we may find fresh ideas to help make the industry more sustainable.

Jeanne Beker Is Making Her TV Comeback!

The Huffington Post Canada | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 03.12.2015 | Canada Style

Jeanne Beker is coming back to a TV screen near you! The Canadian fashion icon's new Shopping Channel show, "Style Matters With Jeanne Beker," is ...

Happy Birthday Jeanne! A Canadian Fashion Icon Turns 61 (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada Style

Happy 61st birthday, Jeanne Beker! The Canadian fashion icon, known for her ground-breaking work on 'Fashion Television,' celebrated the milestone ...

First Canadian Screen Award Winners

CBC | Posted 04.29.2013 | Canada TV

CBC's television and online news coverage, long-running documentary series The Nature of Things and TSN's coverage of the London 2012 Olympic Games ar...

Glitter, Glamour, And Elton John: The End Of Fashion Cares

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

It's a surreal moment to watch Elton John sit at a piano and perform in a sparkly suit jacket. But as he played his final note -- which marked the ...

My, Is That Group of Seven You're Wearing?

Stephen Weir | Posted 08.15.2012 | Canada Style
Stephen Weir

Back in the early 70s, Ryerson Polytechnical Institute was Canada's incubator for the practical arts: journalism, radio, television, layout, design, fashion, theatre and photography. I can't remember anything I wrote, but I do remember the photographs. They were outstanding -- cutting edge. None more so than those that came from the camera of Yuri Dojc.

Sunday Roundup: A Big Week for the Personal AND Political

Danielle Crittenden Frum | Posted 06.14.2012 | Canada
Danielle Crittenden Frum

While Rick Santorum was dropping out of the GOP political race for personal reasons, and Hilary Rosen was making personal attacks on Anne Romney for political reasons, AOL/HuffingtonPost office politics became big personal news (at least for those of us working here): Microsoft agreed to buy $1.06 billion worth of AOL patents. (Yes, Dr. Evil, that's one. billion. dollars -- or $999,440,106.20 CDN).I can't claim any insider information as to what this means to AOL/Huffpost in general, or AOL/Huffpost Canada in specific. At minimum, I'm hoping for a new stapler.

Jeanne Beker: A Look Back At Her Fashion Television Style

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.11.2012 | Canada Style

In her usual black leathers, leopard prints and almost always signature bangs, Jeanne Beker is one of Canada's most best-known faces of fashion. O...

Bell Media Cancels Fashion Television (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 06.11.2012 | Canada Style

Bell Media has confirmed "Fashion Television" (widely known as "FT") -- a weekly half-hour show that profiles the greatest talents from the worlds of ...