Preppy, Vintage Floral Looks at Michael Kors

Mad Men may be ending in 2015, but it hasn’t stopped Michael Kors from taking us back in time.  And we aren’t going to 1969, either.  Instead, we are being taken back to the earliest seasons, to when Don and… Continue Reading

Project Re: Brief – Vintage Ads Re-Imagined Courtesy of Google

Just in time for the season six premiere of Mad Men this Sunday, I came across a link to  Project Re: Brief, a documentary about how four well-known ads from the 1960s and 1970s (Volvo (“Drive it like you hate… Continue Reading

Mad Men’s Spring/Summer 2013 Collection at Banana Republic

With the sixth season making its debut on AMC in April, it’s time for another Mad Men collection at Banana Republic.  As the show heads deeper into the 1960s, the looks are more inspired by the “mod” look than the… Continue Reading

Pretty in Pink Tartan and Rebellious Disco Chic

Kimberly Newport-Mimran’s Spring/Summer 2013 collection featured her signature full skirts and timeless, preppy pieces.  However, there was a twist.  While the show started off with pretty, cotton candy coloured looks in pale pink and mint with a splash of sharp… Continue Reading

Mad Men: Getting Lame as the 60s Roll On?

Has the show jumped the shark?  The most recent episode, which aired on Sunday, features Betting going to Weight Watchers (I didn’t even know it existed in 1966), Sally turning into a bratty teen and Pete is sleeping with his… Continue Reading

Cynthia’s Banana Republic Mad Men Collection Loot!

I walked into the Yorkdale store expecting disappointment, that it was going to be like last time, where there were NO PETITES AVAILABLE.  Turned out I was wrong.  Sort of.  As noted in the earlier post, there were only three… Continue Reading

Mad Men for Banana Republic Party at Yorkdale!

On the eve of the line’s launch, Banana Republic held a party celebrating Janie Bryant’s second Mad Men collection at many stores across North America, including Toronto’s Yorkdale location.  With 1960s-inspired appetizers from Daniel et Daniel and as well as… Continue Reading

Mad Men for Banana Republic Returns…

and in time for the show’s fifth season premiere.  According to a Tweet Thursday morning, the second collaboration between Janie Bryant and Banana Republic will make its debut in stores March 1. Like the collection that launched in August 2011,… Continue Reading

Banana Republic’s Mad Men Collection Launch Cocktail Party

As most people know, Banana Republic’s Mad Men collection, a collaboration between the store and Mad Men costume designer, Janie Bryant, debuted in stores and online yesterday.  After work parties were held at several locations, including the Toronto store at… Continue Reading