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“8th & Main” Fall Look – II

Fall has arrived and the famous Vancouver clothing hub “8th & Main” has you covered with fashionable items for your cool autumn look. Vanessa Kristine sports a fabulous coat from “Vero Moda” in combination with a beautiful bronze turtle neck from “ICHI”. Further Patrick used black dress pants from “Only”, black shoes from “Bamboo” and accessoires also available at “8th & Main” to complete this look.

Boys´Co – “It´s a guy thing”

This week we want to introduce you to the multi-brand men’s fashion retail company BOYS’CO (www.boysco.com). Chris Weber – our Beauty Expert & Fashionisto tested the new Online Store for BOYS’ CO which recently launched in April 2015. “BOYS’ CO has taken their customer experience to a whole new level with the launch of BOYS’CO ONLINE. The one stop, virtual shop offers a huge selection of in brands like BOY LONDON, J LINDEBERG, HERSCHEL SUPPLY CO, ZANEROBE, SCOTCH&SODA, RAINS, DANIEL WELLINGTON, SAXX UNDERWEAR CO as well as several more. The design of their online store is a great reflection of their retail stores – clean, modern & on trend. I have been a big fan of BOYS’CO for quite a while and have visited each of their 4 retail locations across Vancouver. The collections they offer are well curated and they’re on top of the brands a guy needs in his daily wardrobe. I’m impressed by the fact that BOYS’ CO has been around for over 30 years and grown under the ownership of the Goldman family. The launch of …

Five minutes with model Jordan Eggert on VFW – F/W 2015

L&V: “At what point in your life did you decide you wanted to be a male model and why?” JE: “A couple years ago I think it was, kind of just as a thought like “wouldn’t it be cool to be a model?” never really thought it was a possibility though. And isn’t the why obvious? Haha. Getting paid to have your photograph taken, wear all these cool clothes, go all these places. From the outside looking in the modelling lifestyle seems so dreamy and desirable.” L&V: “Can you tell us a bit about yourself, where are you from and how long have you been modeling?” JE: “I’m from Vancouver, and been modelling for about a year now.” L&V: “If you weren’t pursuing a career in modeling what would you be doing?” JE: “Pretty much the same I’m doing now except more of it. I enjoy creating arts, so probably more of that, an exhibition in a gallery maybe?” L&V: “Who or what inspires you?” JE: “Inspirations change almost daily for me, but lately the …

Vancouver Fashion Week S/S 2015 – The Location

Vancouver Fashion Week took place from the 15th to the 21st of September at Queen Elizabeth Plaza under a 13,956 square foot tent. to present collections from 70 local and international designers, representing over 25 countries worldwide. A sweeping 90-foot runway across the centre of the tent accommodates a seating capacity of 720 people. For the first time in Vancouver, Tentnology provided a custom-built 31956 square foot white saddle tent, which spanned across the paved square at the front of Queen Elizabeth Plaza. LED lighting and effects created spectacular visuals. Vancouver Fashion Week welcomed International VIP media, buyers and guests to the event including Vogue UK, Elle Canada/Italy, Harpers Bazaar Argentina, WGSN, Niche magazine, Raine Magazine, BC living, Metro News Canada and many more. 7 days of international and local fashion and media buzz solidified Vancouver’s evolving reputation as an international destination for arts, culture and tourism. Representatives from all over the globe attended to meet the designers, watched the shows and promoted the skills and talent from the emerging and established fashion houses showcasing their SS15 …