Boyhood: Worth All That Hype? (Spoilerish)

Richard Linklater’s Boyhood has been sweeping the awards so far this year, receiving many of the major awards.  But does it really deserve all that?  I’m really not sure.  I understand WHY it is getting rave reviews – filming one… Continue Reading

2012 RBC Canadian Women’s Entrepreneurship Awards Gala

The RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards are Canada’s foremost women’s entrepreneurship and business awards.   Hosted once again by Diane Francis, editor-at-large of the National Post, the  black-tie gala awards ceremony at the Fairmount York Hotel brings together the who’s who of Canadian… Continue Reading

Thoughts on Gatsby’s Delay

I’m sure many of you have heard by now that the much-anticipated remake of The Great Gatsby, starring Leonardo DiCaprio in the leading roll has been delayed from this holiday season to the summer of 2013.  Many are saying that… Continue Reading

Toronto Fashion Incubator Celebrates Quarter Century at the ROM

Last night, Toronto Fashion Incubator (TFI) held its twenty-fifth anniversary gala at the ROM, featuring the annual New Labels fashion show where new designers compete for the Suzanne Rogers Award for Most Promising New Label – a $25,000 cash, a… Continue Reading

No Real Surprises for Oscars This Year

Cynthia Cheng Mintz As predicted films like The King’s Speech, Black Swan and The Social Network are all nominees at this year’s Academy Awards.  Also on the Best Picture list include True Grit, Inception as well as the animated Toy… Continue Reading

Golden Globe Dresses: Some Hits, Lots of Misses!

Cynthia Cheng Mintz   There several dresses which stood out this year at the Golden Globes, such as Nicole Kidman’s Prada gown (I am sure that many brides-to-be interested in sleekier looking dresses would look at Nicole’s gown as an inspiration for their… Continue Reading

Simple Silhouettes and Dreamy Destination Dresses from the Emmys Red Carpet

Last week we profiled Kim Kardashian’s Grecian dress and Lea Michele’s ravishing asymmetric ruffles from the 2010 Emmy Red Carpet. This week we’re moving away from sexy statement dresses, and towards more simple (yet textured) silhouettes and flowing destination wedding… Continue Reading