In Her Story, Shedoesthecity recognizes figures in history whose achievements and legacies we greatly admire. This time, we selected transgender warrior Leslie Feinberg. As Feinberg doesn’t identify with female pronouns, we’ve modified our usual Her Story title to Their Story. We hope you’re as inspired by Feinberg as we are. Born: 1949 Why We Should… Read More »Read Article
For lovers of the Man Repeller-approved arm-and neck-party, Biko will be a welcomed addition to your jewellery box and even better, it’s hand crafted in Toronto. Born and raised in the city, Corrine Anestopoulos combines her inspirations (industrial design, high-end fashion and quirky collectables) to create an aesthetic that she defines as “modern nostalgic.” From top… Read More »Read Article
BE BRIGHT! Gap's Spring collection is adding colour and fun to the streets of Toronto. So, which hue are you?
We are loving Gap’s, www.gapcanada.ca, spring collection of bright coloured skinnies and khakis that can be styled to create a vibrant and totally electric look, or mixed with neutrals for a subtle pop of colour. For us, the BE BRIGHT collection is happy, fun and brings a warm energy for the season ahead. The cool… Read More »Read Article
Gossip Girl's Jenny wears her jewelry, Whitney Port totes her clutch: You ought to know designer Jenny Bird
Jenny Bird. Her name sounds soft and breezy but this designer has blades beneath her wings. Put another way, we love her purses and jewelry that are equally pretty as they are hard-edged. Bird grew up in the artsy community of Elora, west of Toronto, and always knew that a creative career was in the… Read More »Read Article
A Decade of Fashion Condensed by Vice President of Fashion Direction for Holt Renfrew, Barbara Atkin
It’s easy for us to come up with who we think deserves the title of Top Style Icon of the decade and maybe we can decipher the trends that the 2000’s will forever be associated however narrowing the field to Top 5 Designers is pretty tricky. Rather then dream up all three – we turned… Read More »Read Article