Grande Premiere 2014

April 22, 2014 4:43 pm
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Who will be Ottawa’s Fashion Designer and Couturier of the Year? OLM’s Fashion Editor, Alexandra Gunn will be on the celebrity judges’ panel to help determine the emerging designer of 2014. The fashion show will feature Richard Robinson’s latest collection and the collections of the new emerging fashion designers and couturiers, […]

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For the Alternative Bride: Ottawa’s First Love, Handmade Show

February 7, 2014 3:37 pm
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If a Pinterest dream wedding board could come to life, complete with vintage accents, burlap decorations and personal DIY touches, then it would exist as Ottawa’s indie bridal shop The Handmade Bride. Delicate paper bunting strewn across its white-washed walls, paper flower bouquets revealing antique brooches and even an 19th […]

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Digging for Treasure: The Ottawa Vintage Clothing Show Arrives in Spring

January 10, 2014 9:51 am
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It’s never too early to begin strategizing and preparing for the best deals in town. Vintage shoppers, treasure hunters and pickers will soon get their fill of costume jewelry, Chanel suits and Hermes scarves at the Ottawa Vintage Clothing Show happening in April. For almost 30 years the event has […]

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Toronto Fashion Week Wrap-up: Pavoni

March 25, 2013 11:12 am
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Canadian designers from across the country flocked to Toronto to show their Fall and Winter 2013 collections. The tents were set up at David Pecaut Square in downtown Toronto and industry members, media, designers and fashion enthusiasts showed up for the first look at what Canadians can expect to see […]

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Toronto Fashion Week Wrap-Up: Korhani Home

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Canadian designers from across the country flocked to Toronto to show their Fall and Winter 2013 collections. The tents were set up at David Pecaut Square in downtown Toronto and industry members, media, designers and fashion enthusiasts showed up for the first look at what Canadians can expect to see […]

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Toronto Fashion Week Wrap Up: David Dixon

March 22, 2013 2:22 pm
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Canadian designers from across the country flocked to Toronto to show their Fall and Winter 2013 collections. The tents were set up at David Pecaut Square in downtown Toronto and industry members, media, designers and fashion enthusiasts showed up for the first look at what Canadians can expect to see […]

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Toronto Fashion Week Wrap Up: Joe Fresh

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Canadian designers from across the country flocked to Toronto to show their Fall and Winter 2013 collections. The tents were set up at David Pecaut Square in downtown Toronto and industry members, media, designers and fashion enthusiasts showed up for the first look at what Canadians can expect to see […]

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Ottawa’s Absolutely Fabulous Fashion Week

October 22, 2012 12:17 pm
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By Regan Harney I was one of the luckiest people around, last weekend; I got to attend Ottawa’s eighth fashion week. The festivities started on Friday evening at the elegant Sala San Marco on Preston Street. The main foyer was filled with beautiful, well-dressed people, but there was still a […]

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Toronto Fashion Week Fall 2012: Day 4 & 5

March 19, 2012 9:00 am
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Fashion was on the upswing on Day 4 and 5 of Toronto Fashion Week.! Twitter was a buzz with media and industry members gushing over each model as they came down the runway. Cheers were often heard as a particularly striking model came around the corner and many guests gave the shows a standing ovation.

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Toronto Fashion Week Fall 2012: Day Three

March 16, 2012 9:06 am
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The energy was at an all time high on Day Three of World MasterCard Fashion Week with a cowboy themed collection and the much anticipated and sold out show which lived up to all of the hype.

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Toronto Fashion Week Fall 2012: Day Two

March 14, 2012 4:00 pm
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This season, the studio space at David Peacult Square hosted Adrian Wu’s latest collection as the first runway show for Day Two of World Mastercard Fashion Week. Day Two of Fashion Week wrapped with Matis for Lucian Matis with an infusion of colorful patterned shapes and prints.

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Toronto Fashion Week Fall 2012: Day One

March 13, 2012 6:17 pm
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The ‘Canadian Catwalk’ kicked off Monday with designer Kirsten Korhani for Korhani Home. Next up was the Holt Renfrew show, featuring designs by Dennis Merotto, Judith & Charles, Jeremy Laing, Lida Baday, Line, Twenty Cluny and Smythe. An overall trend was apparent – versatile and muted colors dominated the runway.

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Capital Holiday: Edmonton blogger Janis Galloway checks out OFW with the Westin

February 28, 2012 9:01 am
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Janis Galloway, a blogger from Edmonton, was the winner of The Westin Ottawa hotel’s exclusive Ottawa Fashion Week “Insider” contest. OLM’s Stephanie Vizi asks the young stylist/blogger about her experience in Ottawa and what inspires her fashion savvy!

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Ottawa Fashion Week Wrap Up Day 3: Cardigans and Craftsmanship

February 23, 2012 4:24 pm
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The third and final day of Ottawa Fashion Week featured ready-to-wear clothing the average Ottawan could pull off the hanger and strut down Sussex in, with the exception of Sukhoo Sukhoo.

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Ottawa Fashion Week Wrap Up Day Two: Charming and Colourful

February 22, 2012 3:45 pm
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The second day of Ottawa Fashion Week (OFW) showcased plenty of colour and charm. Flirty and fun designs dominated night two of OFW with six different designers and six unique collections!

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Ottawa Fashion Week Wrap-up Day 1: Dark and Twisty

February 21, 2012 6:43 pm
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Ottawa Fashion Week (OFW) Fall/Winter 2012 opened last Friday at the Westin Hotel. The seventh season of OFW took place during Winterlude for the first time this year. Another welcomed change was the new riser seating to improve the audiences’ view of the fine fashions paraded down the runway.

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Wedding Show Woos Future Brides

January 9, 2012 10:32 am
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During the holidays, many lucky ladies got the surprise of a lifetime: a wedding proposal. Newly engaged women in Ottawa now begin the process of wedding planning. Luckily for them, the season of wedding shows has begun.

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