Canadian House of SHAN delivers high-end elegance

The House of SHAN’s designer, Chantal Levesque, never fails to deliver a stunning collection of ready-to-wear swimwear that combines superior quality with a unique, and sometimes avant-garde, design sensibility. Made just outside of Montreal, Quebec, SHAN’s refined garments emphasize beautiful silhouettes and are made with the care and attention seen in luxury, haute couture brands. […]

How to Find Wedding Gown Bliss

I was once at a wedding where the bride had changed her gown four times throughout the evening. That evening’s gorgeous wardrobe change was like having front row seats at Vogue Fashion Week. When I asked her why the many gowns, she replied, “I just had to – I loved them all and couldn’t make […]

Celebrate the Warm Days Ahead with New Shoes!

Who really needs an excuse for new shoes? Not us! But, if you do, warmer days call for a new shoe wardrobe! Check out some of our suggestions! Jimmy Choo Bethel T-strap Wear cork like you would denim: it goes with virtually everything. 
We love this sandal paired back with a floral print maxi dress. Aquazzura […]

Engagement Ring Shopping Made Easy

This topic deserves some special attention. Perhaps because the focus here is more on the Mr. Right in your life who is conducting endless hours of research on how to pick the perfect engagement ring. They say it’s easier for a guy to spend an insurmountable amount of money just minutes after a test drive […]

A Canadian Summer Cottage Style

Your tiny Andy Wolf shades are on, windows are down, and winter is a speck in your rear-view mirror. Where are you headed? Muskoka baby! It’s summer! And every Canadian will be “oot” and “aboot,” taking full advantage of every sunny day that Mother Nature will give us. Whether you’re headed to a cottage for […]

Top made-in-Canada fashion trends for Spring 2018

With the unpredictability of NAFTA, why not keep it Canadian, and shop domestic for your fashion this season? Canadian designs and brands are built for our ever-changing needs. With four seasons and extreme weather, Canadians need more staples than anyone. To keep it simple, here are the must-have Canadian fashion trends for Spring/Summer 2018. Layer […]

Everyday Valentine Fashion

February 14th, the day of love. Leading up to this romantic holiday, millions of roses will be imported to Canada and billions will be spent on wine, candy and jewelry. Of course, thousands of men and women will also be shopping for something sexy… Lingerie! Yes, Valentine’s Day is the time to break out the garters and […]

Aleks Susak Blends Tradition, History and Folk Culture in Her New Ready-to-Wear Collection

East meets west in Aleks Susak’s Fall/Winter 2017-2018 collection, filled with flowing, bohemian garments and rich, intricate fabrics inspired by a blend of tradition, history and folk culture. Creative director Aleks Susak also combines classic cuts with edgy rock n’ roll-inspired looks in the collection; all while paying exceptional attention to detail, including individually hand-sewn […]


Silver Shoes for Holiday and Beyond

At The September, we’re all about getting the most versatility out of our shoes, even when they are super special and often considered solely (pun intended!) for a special occasion. That’s why we’re thrilled to confirm that your twinkle-toes will be on-trend beyond New Year’s Eve and well into the spring season! Why? Silver everything […]

Toronto Dress Rentals

Fashion Forward Dress Rentals are Elegant and Economical

As the holiday party invitations roll in, the number one question we’re all asking ourselves is “What am I gonna wear?” Before you “invest” (and to quote most husbands: “a dress is NOT an investment”) in multiple dresses—or dare I say: beg, borrow and steal from your girlfriends—you must go play dress up with Angela […]

Fashion Must-Haves For The Sparkly Season

If you love fashion like me, then all you want for Christmas is a whole new wardrobe. Don’t worry about love! The perfect holiday dress will find you the perfect date! (If only such wishes came true.) In reality, the holidays can be overwhelming and expensive. Best advice? Have fun and keep it simple. Alicia’s […]

Toronto Fashion Week Celebrates Art, Music, Culture And Fashion

Toronto Fashion Week is now in full swing and the bi-annual festival is celebrating fashion, art, music and culture. The festival runs from today (September 5, 2017) to Thursday (September 7, 2017) and is being held within Toronto’s most prestigious luxury retail and brand neighbourhood, Yorkville along Hazelton Avenue and Yorkville Avenue. The founding sponsors, […]

Addition Elle

Addition Elle Brings Body Diversity To The Runway

Addition Elle, the Montreal-based fashion brand with over 30 years of experience catering to plus-size women, is once again taking its fashion democracy message to the runways of New York Fashion Week. While the brand is on its 3rd year at NYFW, this will be the first time they will be showing as part of […]

GUESS 2017

GUESS Unveils Its Fall 2017 Advertising Campaign

GUESS has some big news to share. This fall season, the popular brand introduces American fashion model, actress, animal rights activist and quickly rising star Ireland Basinger Baldwin. She is the daughter of Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger, and this is her first-ever international fashion campaign alongside tenured models, Kara del Toro, Simone Holtznagel, Solveig […]

Swimwear Trends

The Hottest Swimwear Trends This Summer

Bikini season is finally here; time to take off our clothes and bare as much as you dare. When it comes to swimwear fashion—especially this year—showing as much skin as possible is the way to go. Less is definitely more. SWIMWEAR TRENDS ITSY BITSY Afraid of your behind being exposed to the public? Don’t make the classic mistake of […]

Cottage Fashion

Cottage Fashion Staples for a Fashionable Weekend getaway!

Yes, summer doesn’t officially start until the end of this month but the weather will speak otherwise. Warmer weekends are already upon us and that translates into a cottage weekend getaway for many. Cottage fashion is a must! So you’re only heading away for the weekend but a lot can happen between Friday after work […]

New Shoes Transform

New Shoes Transform From Flats to Heels in Seconds- Mime et Moi

A start-up company based in Munich, Germany, has developed a very innovative line of new shoes that will be a woman’s new best friend 24/7. Mime et Moi add comfort and style for any occasion with their interchangeable heels that clip on and off in just seconds. With one click of a little button you […]

sticky bras

Sticky Bras- What Works, What Doesn’t and Some Tricks to use

The bigger the better the tighter the sweater. The concept sounds appealing, right? A variety of bust-enhancing gels or stick-on foam that is supposed to look natural, push up your cleavage and boost your bust are available for purchase. The truth is most of these sticky bras are gimmicks, one-hit wonders that you can’t return […]

basic style tips

Basic Style Tips Everyone Should Know

Even if you aren’t especially fashion savvy, there are some basic style tips out there that can help you avoid fashion faux pas and mix ups. After all, you don’t want to be the one that wakes up in the morning and gets dressed in the dark! You want to be your best you, and […]

fashion trends coming back

5 Fashion Trends Coming Back in 2017

It seems that every 20-30 years, there are fashion trends coming back, so in 2017 we should be looking back into the 80’s and 90’s for some inspiration. It might be time to ask your mom to pull out some old clothes she has lying around and hopefully you’ll come across a few of these […]

Leggings Trends

Fashion Your Legs with These 10 Leggings Trends of 2017

Leggings seem to have been in trend for quite a while, allowing for fashion and comfort to combine all in one. Although the trend seems to always be there, the styles of leggings continue to be ever changing. There are so many beautiful leggings trends this year to choose from. Top 10 Leggings Trends of […]

Men’s Shoes- Show Stopping Shoe Styles for Him

Let’s be honest, women have more clothing options than men. That said, these days men are stepping up their fashion game with colour, suit styles, shoe styles and accessories.  Everything from cufflinks, the now-essential pocket square, hats and shoes are used to establish a unique expression and add an individual je ne sais quoi to […]

New York Fashion Week

Styling In The Big Apple During New York Fashion Week

Four cancelled flights, three airports, two delays, and one mechanical issue. Sitting front row New York Fashion Week… Priceless! New York Fashion Week fell in between the dates of the biggest snowstorm of the year. My trip was cut short, my Uber bill came in just under a millions dollars, and I’m still on hold […]

2017 Fashion Trends

Fashion can be exhausting, even for a stylist. This year, I’m making it easy. I’m setting some ground rules, and sticking to them in order to ensure that I utilize every inch of my wardrobe, both in terms of the space as well as what’s in it. Rule-of-thumb: Do not buy an item of clothing, […]

Brazilian Landscapes Inspire Beaufille’s Spring Collection

Toronto design duo creates elegant and breezy couture quality garments at accessible price points Sisters Chloé and Parris Gordon launched Beaufille in 2013, a woman’s ready-to-wear fashion and accessory brand that earned instant accolades in the fashion world in Canada and abroad. Known for its minimalism, elegant lines, contrasting textures and subtle design details, Beaufille […]


New Year! New You! New Underwear!

You may think what you’re wearing underneath that dress is reasonable, but I’m telling you, unless you’re a Victoria’s Secret model who has too many stylists behind her for the annual show, your undergarment fashion is most likely subpar.