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DIY with Limberlina: Knit Bow Necklace

20 minutes / Easy (for knitters) / $10 This is a really cute and easy necklace to make and great for beginner or advanced knitters! Supplies: ball of worsted weight yarn size 8 (5mm) knitting needles tapestry needle jump rings small chain Steps: Using your yarn cast on 8 stitches Work in stockinette stitch (knit… Read More »

Robin Kay & The Collections' Dwayne Kennedy, Brian A. Richards and Mel Ashcroft

PHOTOS: The Collections DIScONNECT Wrap Party

The 7th installment of the DIScONNECT™ Fashion Film Festival debuted last Wednesday at TIFF Bell Lightbox, offering up a filmic view of the ideas driving fashion industry.  After the event, The Collections wrap party was a muted affair of leather greaser jackets, gemstone-hued fur and monochrome athletic wear. Glen Baxter and Ari Goldkind were in attendence, as well as Robin Kay, The… Read More »


How To Buy A Simple Nude Bra Without Rhinestones or Writing On It

The house DJ is spinning in a swanky booth beside me. I’m standing in the entrance of the lingerie shop, and the synthesized bassline is reverberating off dainty hangers carrying lacy thongs, cotton panties and shiny pink push up bras, swaying back and forth near the speakers. I can’t hear myself think–“Wait, did I just… Read More »


PHOTOS: Street Style from Toronto Fashion Week

World MasterCard Fashion Week showcases the best in Canadian style, both on and off the runway. Fashionable babes have been arriving at the Tents at David Pecaut Square all week, making sure to catch the eyes of street style photographers along the way. Whether you’re showing lots of leg, decked out in designer duds or… Read More »

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How To Dress For Transitional Weather

I’ve sung the praises of rainy days before, but I’ll be honest because I trust and respect you: summer rain has shit on fall downpours. Right now, it’s day 4013 of cloud, cold, and precipitation (with very intermittent breaks), and I am the autumn equivalent of a maniacally happy Princess Elsa building her ice castle… Read More »