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  • by Ivy Tang
    When I first saw on Instagram that Samsung would be launching smart flip phones, I felt instantly nostalgic. In the early aughts, I was obsessed with the pocket-sized gadgets. I remember begging my parents for a candy-coloured Sharp flip phone after seeing some of my Grade 5 classmates carrying their new phones decked out in […]
  • by Natasha Boateng
    ICYMI: Earlier this month, Guerlain dropped a stunning new colour collection of velvet-metal longwear lispticks (Rouge G) and rose oil–laced eyeshadow quads (Ombres G). The colourful assortment was steered by French makeup-artist-turned-beauty-entrepreneur Violette Serrat, who joined the luxury beauty brand last year following sought-after gigs at Dior and Estée Lauder. She also heads her own […]
  • by Natalie Michie
    In the 60 years since Marilyn Monroe’s death, her larger-than-life persona has been referenced, replicated and retold countless times. Hollywood can’t seem to stop producing content about her, and we can’t seem to look away. But unlike most of its predecessors, Netflix’s Blonde — streaming globally on September 28 — isn’t interested in getting to […]
  • by Natalie Michie
    When things get tough, sometimes all you need is a good distraction. This was the unofficial tagline at Milan Fashion Week Spring 2023. From doppelgänger styling at Gucci to chaotic collapsing models at Avavav, shock-factor fashion was in full effect — and proved to be more powerful than ever. Of course, it wouldn’t be Fashion […]
  • by Ivy Tang
    Milan Fashion Week is always a hotbed of fashion activity and the Spring 2023 shows were no exception. Whether strolling through the streets or posing for the cameras in their front-row seats, the city’s stylish show-goers turned heads with their trend-forward looks. Of course, the daily schedule had major influence. Diesel’s runway show attracted an […]
  • by Natasha Boateng
    A new annual fashion and beauty awards gala has officially hit Canada and it’s here to showcase Black creatives and Black-owned businesses across the country. The event also has a huge focus on mentoring future talent through bursary programs and workshops. On Saturday night, the Black Fashion & Beauty Gala took place at Toronto’s Grand […]
  • by Natalie Michie
    On September 25, Rihanna announced she would be the halftime headliner at the 2023 Super Bowl. To share the news, she posted a photo of her recognizably tatted hand holding an NFL football in the air. Her caption was a simple-but-effective period (“.”), which can only be described as the keyboard equivalent of dropping the […]
  • by Antonia Whyatt
    Natalie Portman is universally loved — which I now know, having casually mentioned to a few people that I would be interviewing her. Friends tried to find excuses to drop by my house at the time of the interview, couples gave each other that knowing look (she’s clearly the “hall pass” person) and my 13-year-old […]
  • by Sarah Mariotti
    Roots gifts The Weeknd a custom jacket to celebrate his return to Toronto On Friday, The Weeknd returned to Toronto to close off the North American leg of his After Hours Till Dawn tour with two, long-awaited shows. To welcome him back to his hometown, Roots designed a custom varsity jacket for the “Blinding Lights” […]
  • by Andrea Karr, Sarah Mariotti
    Brad Pitt makes the foray into skincare   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by ELLE (@ellefr) Every celebrity under the sun seems to have a skincare line these days. There’s Florence by Mills (Millie Bobby Brown), JLo Beauty (Jennifer Lopez) and Keys Soulcare (Alicia Keys), and that barely skims the surface […]

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