Fashion

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 […]

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 […]

Chinese Couturier Guo Pei to Visit Vancouver for VAG Launch

Chinese Couturier Guo Pei to Visit Vancouver for VAG Launch

At 51, Guo Pei is China’s most renowned couturier and for 20 years her pieces have showcased traditional Chinese craftsmanship with the incorporation of Western and contemporary elements. The western world most likely first heard of Guo Pei from the dramatic entrance that Rihanna made […]

‘Tiffany Save the Wild’ Jewelry Collection now in YVR

‘Tiffany Save the Wild’ Jewelry Collection now in YVR

Tiffany & Co. has unveiled its Tiffany Save the Wild Collection with brand new designs. The collection has expanded to include lions and rhinos in addition to elephants, all in support of the Wildlife Conservation Network and it’s innovative crisis funds to save endangered African wildlife. As part of Tiffany’s ongoing […]

OMEGA Releases the Perfect Addition to Canadian Tuxedo

OMEGA Releases the Perfect Addition to Canadian Tuxedo

The reissue of the original OMEGA Railmaster of 1957, fits in with fashion credo ‘what was old is new again’ and this world-class watch company is proudly paying tribute to its industrial past, with a new denim-inspired model. Although they are now a fashion item […]

Herschel Creates Innovative Heritage with Flagship Launch

Herschel Creates Innovative Heritage with Flagship Launch

Vancouver-based lifestyle brand Herschel Supply Co. soft-opened its first North American flagship on the edge of the historic Gastown, steps from the high-traffic Seabus Terminal. The 5,000-square-foot space at 347 Water Street location is one of the rare retail spaces that have not been broken […]

Kimberlite Diamonds Bringing Diamond Jewelry Extravagance to South Granville

Kimberlite Diamonds Bringing Diamond Jewelry Extravagance to South Granville

Last fall, giant sky-scraping tiara’s twinkled at Vancouverites from the muddy sides of BC Transit buses and downtown billboards with ‘Kimberlite Diamonds Coming Soon.‘ A half a year has passed and not a peep. I wondered if somehow a luxury diamond company had opened with […]

Int’l Photographer Kristy Sparow Shoots 1st Arab Fashion Week

Int’l Photographer Kristy Sparow Shoots 1st Arab Fashion Week

Saudi Arabia’s first-ever Fashion Week was held at the Riyadh Ritz-Carlton in mid-April and American Kristy Sparow was the only photographer on the runway. The Paris-based fashion photographer was hired by NOWFASHION to shoot on behalf of the Arab Fashion Council during Saudi Arabia’s first-ever Fashion Week. It was a request, but also […]

All that Glitters is Jimmy Choo Gold

All that Glitters is Jimmy Choo Gold

Standing in a half circle outside 1035 Alberni Street, Vice President of Retail Baldo Larussa and members of the marketing team of Jimmy Choo, assess the boutiques’ interior presentation from the street. I see what they see – an abundance of sparkle and the golden […]