World Mastercard Fashion Week Designers We Love: Montreal’s Mélissa Nepton

Created with urban career women in mind, the Montreal-based Mélissa Nepton label was established in 2009. Celebrating an accessible sophistication and a study in movement and a sense of fluidity, Nepton’s designs outfit silhouettes of all shapes. Her garments are entirely made in Canada and Mélissa Nepton’s Spring/Summer 2014 ready-to‐wear collection, entitled Pikuseru, which means… Read More »

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Weekly Style Roundup: Emerald things to celebrate Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2013

Welcome to Emerald City! In honour of Pantone’s official Colour of 2013, we’re celebrating all sartorial things green this week. As the colour company said of the hue in their press release back in December: “Most often associated with brilliant, precious gemstones, the perception of Emerald is sophisticated and luxurious. Since antiquity, this luminous, magnificent… Read More »

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An interview with Detmar Blow, author of Blow by Blow, a moving tribute to his wife, fashion icon Isabella Blow

In 2007, the art and fashion world was shocked by the suicide of Isabella Blow. An iconic figure in her bright red lipstick, gravity-defying Philip Treacy hats, and armorial, avant garde ensembles, Isabella ended a life long battle with depression in the same way as her husband’s father, drinking poison. Detmar Blow, her partner for… Read More »

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Shedoesthecity's Online Fashion Guide

We’ve been surfing, clicking, buying and making WAY too many outfit collages – that have now taken over our entire bulletin board. Why? Well….the other day on Facebook we tossed out the question – what are your favourite online shopping destinations? We’ve since been hooked…maybe even addicted, so here’s the skinny on the major URL’s… Read More »

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