Suzanne Rogers Donald Trump Photo at Mar-a-Lago Causes Fallout

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Members of the Canadian fashion community reacted with condemnations to Rogers posing with former U.S. President Donald Trump, citing his lack of support for BIPOC and LGBTQ+ people.

On the morning of Saturday, May 1, Suzanne Rogers posted an Instagram Story posing with former U.S. President Donald Trump at his private club, Mar-a-Lago, in Palm Beach, Fla. Given that Rogers has positioned herself as the fairy godmother of Canadian fashion, members of that community reacted immediately with condemnations, citing Trump’s lack of support for BIPOC and LGBTQ+ people. In 2016, a $1 million donation from The Suzanne and Edward Rogers Foundation established the Suzanne Rogers Fashion Institute at Ryerson University to support emerging designers. Last November, the Foundation provided another gift of $1 million to the SRFI. But Rogers’ post seems to have trumped, so to speak, her

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To begin with, I must state there is no downside finding many people who cannot stand the scent of smoke in any type or fashion. With that said and out of the way, let’s press forward.

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Each woman has a stupendous set of jewellery to put on on special occasions. Within the coat space the body hotter gives supreme flexibility and in addition warmth for the winter months. Pair a body warmer with a hooded jumper or perhaps a shirt for a trendy and sensible look. Leather-based and leather-based look jackets will even be frequent once more this 12 months, primarily as a consequence of their functional appeal and the very fact they go along with just about every part – be careful for the aviator jacket take on this type, with its massive collar and Nineteen Fifties appears. Plus-measurement ladies can add a retro vibe to … Read more

Want to Start Consigning? Here Are the Top Tips From Canadian Experts

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Condition, cache and keeping up with trends is key.

So, you’re tackling your spring to-do list and confronting your closet. Before you cull your pieces and approach the resale market, here’s what Canadian consignment experts want you to know.

Assess condition and cache

Is what you want to sell a viable item? Here’s what “gently worn” actually means: Clothing must be in good to excellent condition, intact and free of pills, pulls and stains. At Toronto’s I Miss You Vintage and I Miss You Man luxury resale shops, footwear must be nearly new or brand new and from no more than five seasons before. Garments should also be freshly cleaned before being consigned; most resellers steam intake items and use UV wands to disinfect purses and jewellery. (Accessories typ­ically fare better in the consignment world,

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11 V-Neck Prom Dresses for Virtual Prom, Inspired by the 2021 Oscars

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This year’s red carpet was full of plunging necklines. Here’s how to tap into the celebrity-approved look for your virtual prom night.

The pomp and circumstance around prom — and the importance of finding the perfect ensemble to wear to it — goes back decades. But prom trends have come and gone since young men wore powder blue tuxedos with matching cummerbunds in the 1970s, and it wasn’t until the aughts that lavishly beaded and bedazzled gowns became the standard for high school grads — largely thanks to young stars upping their game on the red carpet and millennial TV dramas beginning to adorn teen stars in luxury brands for their senior dances. (Take Marissa Cooper from The O.C., who showed up to prom dressed in Chanel!) It’s as if the night has become an extension of the

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Diverse Designers on the Red Carpet: Experts Say Representation Matters

Viola Davis wearing Greta Constantine, photographed by her stylist Elizabeth Stewart. Photography courtesy of Instagram/@violadavis.

“You can’t call it the world stage if it doesn’t represent who makes up the world.”

Though the winners throughout the 2021 Oscars spoke to a sea change in terms of the scope of talent being nurtured in Hollywood and beyond, when it came to the “most watched runway” in the world, the momentum of progress seemed to stop in its tracks.

Many fashion insiders and fans alike were hoping to see names like Christopher John Rogers (a current semi-finalist for the LVMH Prize and 2019’s winner of the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund), Sergio Hudson (who outfitted Michelle Obama for January’s U.S. presidential inauguration festivities) and Claude Kameni (whose designs were worn by Viola Davis for the most recent Golden Globes) get checked when “What are you

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