Personalities

Folio.YVR Issue 4/5: July/Aug: Lydia Courteille: La Vie en Rose Collection

Folio.YVR Issue 4/5: July/Aug: Lydia Courteille: La Vie en Rose Collection

The window display is moderate in scope, the exterior is painted a lovely dark green, it almost looks black, the antique door and tiny step it rests above, do not really belie what lies within. This is the world of Lydia Courteille. 231 Rue St. […]

Issue #3: Lancho Cephivenus: The Millennial Taking on the Medical Aesthetics Industry

Issue #3: Lancho Cephivenus: The Millennial Taking on the Medical Aesthetics Industry

As recent as ten years ago, cosmetic treatments were once only associated with the rich and famous since they were priced out-of-range for the average person. On top of which, these treatments were in aesthetic clinics which were very likely to be located in posh […]

Issue #1: Baby Yors Elevates Leisure Center Anniversary Event

Issue #1: Baby Yors Elevates Leisure Center Anniversary Event

Retail fashion concept store Leisure Center celebrated its one year anniversary with an exclusive party at its 22,000-square-foot space in Yaletown. Admittedly, it was the ‘Up to 70% Off Sale’ that had everyone stoked, that was until New York singer-songwriter Baby Yors swooped in with his […]

Issue #1 – Tom Dixon & Big Fat American Tour

Issue #1 – Tom Dixon & Big Fat American Tour

British designer Tom Dixon’s FAT American Tour rolled into Vancouver, ahead of its performance, with a potential full house. 700 confirmed. Fashioned after a rock ‘n’ roll tour motoring from coast-to-coast, FAT is unveiling key pieces from Dixon’s 2019 collection in a prequel to the […]

Issue #1: RozeMerie Cuevas Creates Fashion Empire in China

Issue #1: RozeMerie Cuevas Creates Fashion Empire in China

Over 30+ years, designer RozeMerie Cuevas built her brand into a household name in Canada. Named for her mother, Jacqueline Conoir was a women’s wear brand which garnered numerous awards and provided women with sharp style and a philosophy of success. In 2016, the brand […]

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 […]

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 […]

Couturier Andrew Gn Presents Luxury Trunk Show at Leisure Center

Couturier Andrew Gn Presents Luxury Trunk Show at Leisure Center

Internationally renowned couturier Andrew Gn presented a two-day trunk show in Vancouver’s most engaging retail space, Leisure Center. With a selection of over 150 pieces from his Spring/Summer 2018 Collection, PreFall 2018, and a limited amount from Fall/Winter 2018 (which debuted at Paris Fashion Week […]

Redesigned Bentley Continental GT Launched at Aurora Jet Hangar [PHOTOS]

Redesigned Bentley Continental GT Launched at Aurora Jet Hangar [PHOTOS]

Bentley Vancouver cordially invited us to attend a private evening to unveil the highly anticipated redesign of the third generation Continental GT. The Aurora Jet Hangar: Million Air Building at YVR International Airport was the location and the luxury car line-up for valet was along! Guests […]

Celebrity Stylist Karla Welch Cruises in With the Cadillac Escala Concept

Celebrity Stylist Karla Welch Cruises in With the Cadillac Escala Concept

Before the doors of the 2018 Vancouver International Auto Show opened, various private events unfolded throughout the two floors of the fully loaded Vancouver Conference Centre. Industry and media guests were invited to advance viewings of many vehicle debuts, which ranged from cute to crazy […]