All posts tagged: VFW

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 …

Blogger Spotlight: Countdown to Vancouver Fashion Week A/W 2015

In a city finding its legs in the global stage of Fashion, the collaborations of eager young talent is a palpable one. Fostered by Vancouver’s premiere Design schools, and jettisoned out into international awareness at Vancouver Fashion Week – whose spotlights burn brighter, drawing a wider audience each year – emerging designers depend on the local community of stylists, boutique buyers and style savvy street stalkers to build a narrative around their creations and give them life. In this spirit, and with Vancouver Fashion Week’s Autumn Winter 2015 season just around the corner, we invited fourteen of Vancouver’s style set to don the wears of some of our most exciting local Design talent: Sara Armstrong, Alex S Yu, Evan Clayton, Connally McDougall, Jessica Jeehyun Lee, Taranjit K Cheema, Le Monde Gris, Some Product, and Grandi’s Atelier. In the sprawling sunlit space of Blanche Macdonald Centre’s Atelier Campus, from whence many of Vancouver’s most anticipated Fashion offspring has sprung, bloggers, street style snappers and design scene doyennes alike gathered to incorporate last season’s coveted pieces into …