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5 Instagram Poets Who Will Warm Up Your Winter Blues

01/21/2019

Blue Monday might have started as a press release to promote travel in January, but whether or not the equation—yes, there’s “math” to this—is total bologna-pseudoscience, it’s hard to deny the blues that come with cold weather. To help you through the chill, we’ve created an updated list of on-the-rise Instagram poets who have embraced […]

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How to Have a Good Hair Day Even When It’s Effing Cold Outside

01/21/2019

Winter can inflict some serious damage on your skin but it doesn’t end there; bitterly cold winds aren’t doing your hair any favours either. Once humidity levels in the air drop to 60% and lower, dryness and static in your hair start to rear their ugly heads, says Dr. Jeni Thomas, principal scientist for Pantene. […]

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What You Need to Know About Moonbeaming

01/21/2019

Feeling a little off today? Maybe the barista left that extra shot of espresso out of your latte, or maybe it’s the moon sucking you dry. Confused? Us, too. We love healing crystals and tarot readings as much as the next Vetements wearing, Kombucha drinking city witch, but moonbeaming is new, even for us. Sarah […]

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Report: Brandon Truaxe, Founder of Deciem, is Dead at 40

01/21/2019

Deciem, the Toronto-based beauty company has been making headlines for the past year — and not just for their super affordable skincare line. The company’s eccentric founder, Brandon Truaxe, garnered attention for his volatile behaviour, including taking over the company’s social media and posting content that ranged from entertaining too straight up bizarre. FASHION has […]

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We Reviewed Every Single Clothing Subscription Box That Ships to Canada

01/21/2019

Everywhere I turn, it seems as if another subscription box service has cropped up, promising to change my life for the better. A thoroughly modern invention, subscription boxes proffer superior convenience, simplicity and novelty compared to the outdated practice of, say, going to the mall. Rather than spending precious minutes pawing through clothing, unable to […]

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Jean Paul Gaultier Teams up With Luggage Brand Lipault to Release a Quirky, Offbeat Capsule Collection

01/20/2019

When it comes to traveling, one of the most important things you can bring along is a good companion – not a friend or a lover, no, we’re talking about a good piece of luggage. Think about it: a good suitcase rolls alongside you every step of the journey, you depend on it to store […]

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The Canadian Company Who Has Created a BFF Shopping App With a Human Touch

01/20/2019

“Could Tulip prevent a Narcos: Mexico-like retail mishap from happening?” I asked. “A what?” laughed Ali Asaria, the CEO of Tulip, a Toronto-based mobile IOS app designed to help sales folk make your IRL shopping experience better. Asaria had just joined our conversation, as he was busy working the company’s booth at the recent National […]

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Everything That Upset the Internet This Week

01/18/2019

What is the web-o-sphere angry about this week? A razor ad that attempts to shave off toxic masculinity, a 14-year-old Netflix star romanticizing a stalker and a Vogue spread that misidentified a model. Here’s everything you need to know: Gillette Releases Ad Calling Men to Be Better THE STORY: Gillette, a brand of men’s and women’s […]

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Dispatch From Berlin: Eclectic Vibes at Marc Cain’s Fall 2019 Show

01/18/2019

As I exit the extraordinarily plush Hotel de Rome in Berlin — I’ve just finished up interviewing a Very Important Celebrity — I overhear a hotel attendant remark that the weather outside is, “Just a friendly Berlin rain, to let you know you’re still in Germany.” Indeed, the sky is a particularly brooding shade of […]

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A Look at the New Lululemon x SoulCycle Capsule Collection

01/18/2019

​If you’re in need of some stylish new pieces to get you amped up to attend that workout class you’ve been dreading, you’re in luck. Yoga giant Lululemon has teamed up with indoor cycling titan SoulCycle for a new capsule collection. The limited-edition lineup features technical workout pieces that can easily transition from class to […]

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The Only Ten #10YearChallenges That Matter

01/18/2019

Are you sick and tired of seeing the #10yearchallenge saturate your Instagram feed? If you aren’t, it’s likely because you’ve just returned to the web after a two-week digital detox. So, if that’s the case, here’s what you’ve missed: the viral meme asks social media users to dig into their photo albums for an image […]

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Here?s All the Fashion News You Missed This Week

01/18/2019

View this post on Instagram Jan. 11 @fentybeauty 50 shades #PROFILTRCONCEALER and 8 shades of our brand new #PROFILTRSETTINGPOWDER A post shared by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Jan 3, 2019 at 4:41pm PST Rihanna is Launching Her Own LVMH-Backed Luxury Label Rihanna is well on her way to mogul-dom. In 2017, she launched Fenty Beauty to […]

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Stop the Madness: 6 Expert Tips on How to Declutter Your Makeup Collection

01/18/2019

Last week, my Instagram stories were filled with similar images: mountains of clothes piled high atop various beds. “Marie Kondo made me do it,” one person captioned their picture. Netflix’s new series Tidying up with Marie Kondo—which follows the well known Japanese organizing consultant as she tries to declutter various people’s lives—has clearly left people shook and […]

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8 Pantone-Approved Travel Destinations That Will Up Your Insta-Game in 2019

01/17/2019

Pantone’s Colour of the Year for 2019, Living Coral, has been described by colour enthousiasts as an energizing hue embodying optimism, joyful pursuits and playful expression. It’s a dream shade for fashion and beauty editors: across the Internet, you can find shoppable galleries of peachy blushes, bright papaya nail polishes, pink leather Louboutins and coral coloured […]

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Liz Trinnear Takes Us Through Her Wardrobe for CTV?s The Launch

01/17/2019

What combination of clothing makes for the best on-screen outfit? According to Liz Trinnear—the season 2 host of CTV’s singing competition show, The Launch—it’s all about “textures, patterns and bright colours.” Liz, who you’ll recognize from CTV’s ETALK and her days as a MuchMusic VJ, knows a lot about music — and a scroll through her […]

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How to Not Ditch Your New Year?s Resolutions

01/17/2019

Happy Ditch Your New Year’s Resolution Day! Yes, we aren’t making it up: Today, January 17th, is the national day of giving up on all the aspirations and changes you swore you would achieve when you scribbled them down in December. However, we don’t encourage you to ditch your resolutions. Whether the goal was overly […]

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Save Time and Your Skin With Shower Oils This Winter

01/17/2019

Here’s a common scenario in the dead of January: you’re startled awake by your alarm at 7:00 a.m and have to be at work by 9:00 a.m, but have likely wasted a solid ten minutes soaking up the warmth of your bed, willing yourself to get up. You see that it’s below freezing outside and […]

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8 Contemporary South Asian Designers Who Are Redefining the Fashion Industry

01/17/2019

When we think of South Asia in terms of fashion, we tend to associate it with the “Made in Bangladesh” tags on our GAP t-shirts, exploitation and oppression, or more traditional garb that evokes the “exotic.” Contemporary South Asian designers are often forgotten or ignored because they are incongruous with how fashion that hails from […]

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Louis Vuitton Is Launching Luxury Wireless Earphones

01/17/2019

For the most part, headphones are pretty utilitarian. But every so often, a version comes along that causes something of a frenzy: we saw it with Beats by Dr. Dre, we saw it with Apple’s AirPods. And now, with Louis Vuitton entering the headphones game, are we about to see it again? The French fashion […]

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11 Potential Names for Kim and Kanye?s Fourth Baby

01/16/2019

On January 2, Us Weekly reported that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are expecting a fourth baby. Less than two weeks later, during an appearance on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen with her sisters Khloe and Kourtney, Kardashian West confirmed the rumour, telling Cohen, “It’s a boy. It’s out there. I got drunk at our Christmas […]

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Elle Fanning and a Kitten Star in the Fragrance Campaign for Miu Miu Twist

01/16/2019

Elle Fanning is gushing over the phone about her co-star in the campaign for Miu Miu Twist, the new fragrance for which she is the face. But the object of her adoration isn’t a male model with his shirt off flexing his oil-soaked abs (which would be predictable and clichéd). “A lot of perfumes are […]

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Charlotte Cardin Gets a Bathroom Makeover Before Heading to Chanel?s Métiers d?Arts Show in New York

01/16/2019

Even if you’re naturally beautiful—and lean toward a minimal makeup look—you have to switch things up when you’re heading to an international fashion spectacle.  After touring the New York City harbour—and surviving just a wee bit of seasickness—singer/songwriter Charlotte Cardin returned to her hotel room in time for a bathroom beauty session with Chanel’s makeup/hair […]

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The Canadian Indigenous Designer Who is Kim Kardashian Approved

01/16/2019

For Lesley Hampton, inclusivity isn’t just a buzzword, it’s part of her culture. The 24- year old designer, who belongs to the Temagami First Nation of Bear Island, Ont. and has ties to the Mohawk Nation at Akwesasne says, “I find Indigenous culture is very welcoming and open, so I really try to relate that […]

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What to Make of Miuccia Prada?s Opinion on Cultural Sensitivity?

01/15/2019

In an interview with Women’s Wear Daily ahead of her Mens F/W ’19 show, Miuccia Prada—patron saint of Intellectual Feminist Fashion—decided to sound off on the era of cultural sensitivity we live in, bemoaning that “anything one does today can cause offence.” She went on to say, “There can sometimes be a lack of generosity […]

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What?s in a Pop Name? How Toronto?s Raffaela Weyman Settled on RALPH

01/15/2019

The Internet has taught us that there’s a simple process for choosing a successful pseudonym—and it’s usually a combination of the street you grew up on, the name of your first pet, your birth month and what you ate for breakfast this morning. Sadly, out in the real world, this model doesn’t always work. When […]

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10 Natural-Looking Mascaras for Everyday Wear

01/15/2019

The internet is rife with reviews touting the best mascaras, but so often the criteria is based upon which one will yield the most dramatic effect. There’s the thick tubes that promise maximum volume, the crescent wands that guarantee extra curl and the spiky bristles that pledge you your longest lashes ever. And while there […]

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Want to Detox at the Miraj Hammam Spa?

01/15/2019

Ready to shed all the toxicity of 2018? Well, there’s no better way to start off your new year and ring in zen vibes than a relaxing spa detox. We’re giving one lucky follower a day at Toronto’s Miraj Hammam Spa, where they will enjoy the benefits of a slimming body wrap that uses warm clay to […]

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From the FASHION Archives: The Uncanny Prescience of Yves Saint Laurent From the Winter 1982 Issue

01/15/2019

Since its launch in 1977, FASHION magazine has been giving Canadian readers in-depth reports on the industry’s most influential figures and expert takes on the worlds of fashion, beauty and style. In this series, we explore the depths of our archive to bring you some of the best fashion features we’ve ever published. This story, originally […]

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8 Under-the-Radar Movies of the Past Decade

01/14/2019

If the Oscar buzz and post Golden Globes high have you craving some must see movie options, but you’ve already seen all the top films of 2018 — and you’ve seen all the award show favourites and blockbuster darlings from the past ten years. Here are some of the cinematic gems you might have missed. […]

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What?s the Deal With Ties at Awards Shows?

01/14/2019

An unusual event occurred at the 24th annual Critics’ Choice Awards last night: a tie. And not just one, but two. Lady Gaga and Glenn Close tied as winners in the Best Actress category, for A Star is Born and The Wife respectively, and Amy Adams and Patricia Arquette tied for Best Actress in a […]

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