Chantecaille is a New York based makeup, cosmetic and skin care company offering products combining pure botanicals, flowers, essential oils and vitamins with technological excellence.
Eco Fashion Week’s Day 2 of shows all featured clothes purchased from Value Village. The Thrift Chic Challenge was a trend-focused event where three stylists are given a $500 allowance to create ten runway worthy outfits using only gently-used clothing from Value Village.
Designer Christopher Bates is making waves in the world of menswear. Hailing from Vancouver, now based in Toronto Christopher is making strides to becoming a household name in menswear. We caught up with Christopher at his trunk show at the prestigious department store Holt Renfrew where his collection has recently been picked up.
Interview by Ghazal Elhaei
When I first met Lubna Najjar, it was through the popular social media network, Instagram. Next thing I know, I’m having phone calls and speaking with the designer on a regular basis. What was inspiring about this budding friendship was Lubna’s straightforward and head-first approach to connecting with me, someone she had never met in person, along with her eagerness to grow her brand and reach.
I arrived at The Rosewood Hotel Georgia in downtown Vancouver on a sunny morning. It was the perfect setting to talk about the Spring collection of the new brand, 424 Fifth with the Chief Creative Officer, Marie Holman Rao.
With over 70 000 likes on his Facebook page, stylist Michael Black is wildly successful, styling for brands and celebrities all over the world. Multi-faceted, well dressed and hard-working, Michael is building his global brand from his head office in downtown Toronto. He took some time the week before World MasterCard Fashion Week to speak with Style Calling about his brand, education and experience in the fashion world, and how he stays looking so good all the time.
WHO: Evan Biddell
WHAT: Fashion Moment Maker
WHERE: New York