Month: December 2018

Cattivo Ragazzo Clients Enjoy Bespoke Birthday Party [PHOTOS]

Cattivo Ragazzo Clients Enjoy Bespoke Birthday Party [PHOTOS]

When a long-time friend and associate Dino Minichiello began planning his 50th birthday party, it is doubtful that he anticipated the RSVP list would grow into the 10-page list I found myself juggling at the door of The Portside on Friday night. As a fixture […]

GRAFF & Patek Philippe Launch in Luxury Zone [PHOTOS]

GRAFF & Patek Philippe Launch in Luxury Zone [PHOTOS]

It is almost 5 pm at the launch of the GRAFF and Patek Philippe joint boutique on West Georgia in Vancouver’s Luxury Zone. The sky is dark and rainy. Not the most elevated atmosphere outside but inside the mood is lively. Champagne and canapés abound, […]

OMEGA: A Holiday Tradition [PHOTOS]

OMEGA: A Holiday Tradition [PHOTOS]

The annual OMEGA Watches boutique holiday party in the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is so highly anticipated, that when the invitation from Hollinrake PR arrives, my look and plus-one for the evening have already been decided. A vintage little black dress paired with an amazing pair of Marni […]

Spring/Summer 2019 Forecast: Men’s Wear is Classy Casual

Spring/Summer 2019 Forecast: Men’s Wear is Classy Casual

Many men approach ‘casual style’ from the wrong angle. They veer towards youthfulness when they should be aiming for a maturity that is reflected in classic style. For Spring/Summer 2019, the major runways were a slew of casual looks that were chic, easy-to-wear, and to […]

The Venetian in Las Vegas: Business and Pleasure

The Venetian in Las Vegas: Business and Pleasure

When Las Vegas beckons with her shiny lights, glittering trinkets, and golden palaces, it takes a woman of great strength to look the other way. But she is not me. I love Vegas with all its trappings. Knowing my business is taking me into the […]