Month: October 2018

Open Road Audi Boundary Unmasks Perfection [PHOTOS]

Open Road Audi Boundary Unmasks Perfection [PHOTOS]

OpenRoad Audi Boundary hosted an exclusive masquerade ball for 200 of their customers and VIP guests to celebrate and unmask the 2019 luxury lineup from Audi – the all-new 2019 Audi Q8, A6, A7, and A8 models. The expansive venue was transformed into an ornate […]

NUVO Invites Choo’aholics to Shop for Charity [PHOTOS]

NUVO Invites Choo’aholics to Shop for Charity [PHOTOS]

Earlier this month, NUVO Magazine Editor Claudia Cusano orchestrated a wonderful fund-raiser for the Lions Gate Hospital Foundation which tapped into two things that Vancouver woman love – charity work and shoe shopping! The bubbly pink Champagne was Moët & Chandon, the hors-d’oeuvres were deliciously designed […]

Fashion Friday: American Music Awards and the 80s Resurgence

Fashion Friday: American Music Awards and the 80s Resurgence

The American Music Awards are often described as the world’s largest fan-voted awards show. Held annually in Los Angeles, this televised event spotlights artists across many genres, from pop to alt-rock, country to adult contemporary, rap to soul, hip-hop to EDM, and soundtrack, and so […]

Coming Soon! Graff and Patek Philippe to ‘Luxury Zone’

Coming Soon! Graff and Patek Philippe to ‘Luxury Zone’

Montreal-based jewelry retailer Birks is expanding its presence in Vancouver this fall with the unveiling of two luxurious jewelry and watch brands. An official boutique for UK-based diamond retailer Graff will open on West Georgia Street, and Swiss luxury watch retailer Patek Philippe will open […]

Nick Steward Visits Secret Location to Add Tokyo to Gallivant

Nick Steward Visits Secret Location to Add Tokyo to Gallivant

Nick Steward enjoys a good gallivant – traveling from one bustling city to the bright lights of the next – this modern day perfumer crosses time zones like the rest of us cross T’s. In Vancouver at Carey Melnichuk’s concept boutique Secret Location in Gastown, […]

Fashion Friday: Four Fab Looks in Four Days from LAFW

Fashion Friday: Four Fab Looks in Four Days from LAFW

Known for keeping it fresh and edgy, Los Angeles Fashion Week, held in early October, is a semi-annual event produced by former Vancouverite and renowned style guy – Arthur ‘Tito’ Chipman. Held at the Petersen Automotive Museum, one of the most stylish buildings in Los […]

Couture Beyond: Close-up of the Genius of Guo Pei [PHOTOS]

Couture Beyond: Close-up of the Genius of Guo Pei [PHOTOS]

Guo Pei: Couture Beyond is the first Canadian exhibition devoted to the work of Guo Pei, China’s preeminent couturière. This mid-career survey features more than forty complete looks from Guo Pei’s most iconic runways from 2006 to 2017. In her theatrical, extravagant creations, Guo Pei combines […]

Four Seasons Punta Mita Resort: Hidden Treasure of Solitude

Four Seasons Punta Mita Resort: Hidden Treasure of Solitude

Having always been a city girl through and through, making the decision to get-away to a luxury resort on the ocean, was a difficult one. For years most of my travel has been to cosmopolitan havens of cool. Destinations have always been for business with […]

Rado Brings Earthy Collection ‘The Elements of Time’ to Vancouver

Rado Brings Earthy Collection ‘The Elements of Time’ to Vancouver

While it may have been rainy outside, it was cozy inside Fairmont Hotel Vancouver’s Notch8 when I sat down with Rado watches Brand Manager Celine Cano. The intimate setting was a welcome mid-day change from the Champagne-fueled presentations favoured by luxury brands. Cano charmed me […]