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Hats Off to CAFAHats Off to CAFALiberty CraigWith the third annual Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards, CAFA has hit its stride. Photographed by Paul Alexander Produced & Styled by Crystal Carson Makeup & Hair Team: David Allan Jones and Brodine Naugle for Judy Inc. Stylist Assistant: Melanie Hayes Location: Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto This past April, Vicky Milnerand Brittney Kuczynski pulled it off: the third annual CAFA awards show, which cemented the event as the Canadian fashion industry’s ultimate gathering ground—and soon to be its pinnacle of achievement. The Canadian Arts & Fashion Awards (CAFA) was brought to life by Vicky (president), Brittney (founding director) and their partners to “recognize, celebrate, and promote established and emerging talent within Canada’s fashion community.” The duo didn’t understand why the established but fractured Canadian fashion community had no overarching support system—and worse, no celebratory awards program. At the moment they are only three years old, but...Read More >>
Additional Articles
Skincare
SKN Clinic’s Top 5 Ways to Restore Collagen at HomeAmanda Beisel The team at SKN Clinic has tested and created many skincare products, devices and treatments over the past 8 years and here are our top picks for restoring collagen in the comfort of your home. We are firm believers that if you want to achieve...Read More >>
 
Smile
Something Old, Something New, A Perfect Smile From Me to YouSomething Old, Something New, A Perfect Smile From Me to...Dr. Kelvin MahPicture it—it’s your big day. The day you’ve spent endless days and nights planning. It’s a gathering of everyone important in your life, in celebration of love and harmony. As you lock eyes with your spouse-to-be on your wedding day, they, and all your...Read More >>
 
Beauty
Beauty Buzz 411Beauty Buzz 411Crystal JensenTips and beauty secrets from consummate beauty pro Crystal Jensen! Beauty Within Your beauty regime is about to get an overhaul! Thanks to the TruMarine™ Collagen supplement, both my nails and hair have become noticeably stronger and my complexion is definitely more vibrant. I love...Read More >>
Women in Business
Women in BusinessWomen in BusinessFresh Vancouver Jessie McGrath It took a call from her doctor warning her that her heart condition could kill her to change McGrath’s health habits. But now, Jessie is a Certified Personal Trainer and the owner of Restoration Fitness. After a journey that involved dropping from a...Read More >>
 
Interview
Interview with Nicolette Lang-Andersen Founder of NLA DesignsInterview with Nicolette Lang-Andersen Founder of NLA DesignsCrystal CarsonHaving spent the majority of my styling career dressing real women, from high-profile personalities to the girl next door, the struggle of finding a dress that fits all body types has been real. When I learned that a friend and fellow stylist Nicolette Lang-Andersen was...Read More >>
 
Hair
How To Achieve  and Maintain  Long, Healthy HairHow To Achieve and Maintain Long, Healthy HairKeri Lynne HendryFor years, I thought my hair would never grow past my shoulders. When I was younger I had such long healthy hair. What was the problem? It had everything to do with my hair routine and not having a plan. If you are stuck growing...Read More >>
Beauty & Fashion
Paper DollsPaper DollsFresh VancouverPlay up your personality with a pop of colour Photographed by Erin CrooksMakeup by Holly DeckerHairstylist: Cheryl Regal Wardrobe Designer: Laurie Brown Models: Hannah, Jade, Brianne, AND Jenna (Edge Agency)   blue Azures and ceruleans signify loyalty, wisdom, and truth—but it can also...Read More >>
 
Lifestyle
Ask the WOW LadyChristine AwramFrom Worthless to Woman Of Worth: Empowered Leadership The leadership of women is a diverse topic, and can still bring to mind old-style masculine thinking that includes C words like control, command and clout. This article starts to explore more inspiring, effective and compelling C...Read More >>
 
Lifestyle
How to Actually Accomplish Your Goals This YearHow to Actually Accomplish Your Goals This YearDr. Kelvin Mah I always feel a sense of renewal during the spring season. It’s a reminder for me to set new goals and look for new opportunities—both in my own life and for Smile City Square Dental. Our practice is constantly seeking to improve our facility and...Read More >>