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Fashion & Style

10 Instagram accounts for Toronto fashion lovers

Posted by Bianca Venerayan / August 12, 2014

vanessacesario_Fashion on Instagram isn't difficult to stumble upon. After all, anyone with a smartphone can take an artful shoe selfie (shoesie?), or a melancholy portrait while wearing cool outfit. But there are a handful of Torontonians working their modest phone cameras into something a little more progressive, turning their feeds into a source of inspiration for fashion enthusiasts everywhere.

In a sea of #ootds, these are the names that stood out to me the most - certainly making the hashtag a lot more bearable to peruse. Here are my picks for the 10 must-follow Instagram accounts for fashion lovers in Toronto.

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This Week in Fashion: The Post Market, Blogger Bazaar, Pinewood wardrobe sale, Bellwoods Block Party

Posted by Bianca Venerayan / May 28, 2014

toronto fashionThis Week in Fashion rounds up the week's style news, store openings and closings, pop-up shops, sales and upcoming fashion and design events in Toronto. Find it here every Wednesday morning.

EVENTS

This weekend (May 31 & June 1), visit the old post office at Queen East and Winnifred (1075 Queen St E) for a pleasant surprise: The Post Market - a weekend shopping event filled to the brim with vendors like Violet Crown Vintage, Greenhouse Juice and Fitzroy Boutique. From 11am until 5pm each day, pick through to find treasures like vintage clothing, accessories, apothecary, organic food, and way more.

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Where to find cutting-edge designer threads in Toronto

Posted by Bianca Venerayan / May 21, 2014

jonathan olivia torontoAfter six years, this Ossington mainstay is still going strong. It's the best place in town to find brands like APC, Kenzo, Isabel Marant and many others, with a wide selection for men, women and children alike and a brand-new sale section in the basement. As a bonus, the staff are welcoming and helpful (most of them, anyway).

Read my profile of Jonathan + Olivia in the fashion section.
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This Week in Fashion: LuxInside exhibit, Ideal Charity Fashion Show, and designer sample sales

Posted by Bianca Venerayan / May 21, 2014

luxinside torontoThis Week in Fashion rounds up the week's style news, store openings and closings, pop-up shops, sales and upcoming fashion and design events in Toronto. Find it here every Wednesday morning.

EVENTS

LuxInside, Traces of Man, a travelling art exhibit, is landing in Holt Renfrew locations across Canada over the next nine months. The collective brings art and science together by illuminating the quality craftsmanship of luxury objects - like a Gibson guitar and a pair of Louboutins - via medical scanner. The first location to be graced with the 14 beautiful photographs is Yorkdale, so catch it from tomorrow (May 22) to June 16, or wait until it returns to Toronto in September.

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10 up-and-coming fashion photographers in Toronto

Posted by Bianca Venerayan / May 15, 2014

fashion photographers torontoA whole slew of Toronto fashion photographers have made it to the international big leagues - Tommy Ton, Chris Nicholls and Benjamin Kanarek spring to mind - but the city's talent doesn't stop there. We're pumping out so many whizzes with cameras and great eyes that it won't be long before the next local name hits the glossies. These new (and semi-new) photographers are just blossoming in our backyards. Although their strong suits range from street style to editorial, they've got one thing in common: they'll be making waves in the scene before you know it.

Here are 10 up-and-coming Toronto fashion photographers you need to know.

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This Week in Fashion: Yorkdale unveils 10 new stores, Addiction Apparel, Jacob liquidation sale

Posted by Bianca Venerayan / May 14, 2014

yorkdaleThis Week in Fashion rounds up the week's style news, store openings and closings, pop-up shops, sales and upcoming fashion and design events in Toronto. Find it here every Wednesday morning.

NEWS

After a handful of renovations and expansions, it's safe to say Yorkdale is on a mission to become even bigger and better than ever. Last week, the shopping centre once again announced a number of new boutiques launching later this year. The impressive roster includes luxury brands Versace, Moncler, and Bulgari, as well as accessible retailers Forever 21 and Garage.

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