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Milano Men’s Fashion Week 2019

Milano Men’s Fashion Week 2019

Milano Men’s Fashion Week 2019 concluded in a flurry of bold prints, crazy colours; the trendy, the classic, and the retro. Outside the doors of the official runways, street style was documented by a barrage of photographers who jostled to capture the spirit of the event. […]

Red Carpet Glam from the Golden Globes

Red Carpet Glam from the Golden Globes

We have had almost a week to digest the gorgeousness that was the 76th Golden Globe Awards! While we may not remember who won the prestigious awards chosen by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the divine Valentino that Lady Gaga wafted in wearing will stay in our memories […]

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 […]

Andrew GN: A Mercurial Approach to Design, PFW Spring/Summer 2019

Andrew GN: A Mercurial Approach to Design, PFW Spring/Summer 2019

Andrew GN is a designer with a mercurial approach to design. Unlike his peers, one collection rarely rolls into the next, and he does not lazily re-appropriate his previous collections. I have learned the hard way not to get too comfortable in my love affair […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]