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Thursday night in Toronto just got better. I’ll be DJ’ing the official launch party for this pop up shop hosted by Shoppalu┬áin collabo with all these great people: Walk-in Closet, and Kenton Magazine. Something old and something new, vintage meets all kinds of cool finds. So come shop, get a photo op with all of us bloggers-cum-DJs and enjoy what’s left of summer!

image courtesy of Vitaly Design

I have a crush on Vitaly Design. Their latest collection, Elements, boasts these sleek shapeshifter rose gold pieces. Matte finished makes them extra soft. Perfect with a tan, on the beach, in the sunshine all dewy-faced and bronzed. I’d pair rose gold with black and white – it’s an essential splash of luxe to warm the heart of even the most austere neutrals. The collection will be available very soon for purchase online at and at select retailers worldwide.

Two of my favourite looks from the Spring 2013 collection at Chloe Comme Parris. The Canadian designer duo has an aesthetic that’s light and airy, with big bad wolf undertones. I was so impressed with some of the patterns they introduced for Spring, such as the enlarged pastel flower (which I still say looks like an eggplant, even though Parris corrected me when I spoke to her after the show). Pastels with an attitude is how I describe the pieces. Hints of a European sensibility pervaded the collection – it was classy, and not too whimsical with just the right amount of leather: in the cropped, crop short form in black. Awesome.

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