Royal Conservatory of Music Gala with Lang Lang

Wow, what an experience!  An extremely well-known 30-something classical pianist from China, someone who has as much fame and following as a member of a circa late 90s/early 2000s boy band member, playing at a small venue like Koerner Hall… Continue Reading

Scrubs in the City brings London to Toronto

Scrubs in the City fundraiser for SickKids was held again at Evergreen Brickworks. It is the 15th year of this event, and approximately 900 attended, with a record-breaking $800,000 raised.  This year’s theme was London’s Calling and the dress code… Continue Reading

Fashion Week….Burn Out?

Fashion Week, Toronto Fashion Week

Toronto Fashion Week starts next Monday.  Yes, it’s now “officially” called Toronto Fashion Week.   I’m looking forward to the Fall/Winter 2016 shows.  Kind of.  I don’t know.  Many of my favourites are back (though Pink Tartan is NOT showing for… Continue Reading

Wanderlust: Network for a Good Cause on August 29 – EVENT POSTPONED!!!!!

Please note that Wanderlust 2013 has been POSTPONED.  It will NO LONGER occur on August 29.   The Illuminare Foundation, an organization that creates fun networking events for young professionals will be holding its annual Wanderlust will be held at… Continue Reading

Shopping for Good Causes at AIME’s #bloggerbazaarto

On Sunday, several of Toronto’s top bloggers, including  Backseat Stylers, The Souls of My Shoes and Style Blog participated in the #bloggerbazaarto at at the back of Monica Mei’s AIME boutique.  Items ranged from bags to clothing and shoes (and… Continue Reading

Giveffect: Crowdfunding, Philanthropy and the #NextGen Donor

Giveffect, a Toronto-based organization that allows charities to receive donations through crowdfunding.  The site has been receiving a great deal of publicity as of late, including an article in the Toronto Star.  In just three short months since its public… Continue Reading

Chefs and Wineries Support Houselink at sip & Savour

Mental health has definitely taken its toll on our culture as a good work-life balance becomes more and more difficult.  Thus, awareness and help for those who need it have increasingly been in the limelight, even if it is still… Continue Reading

Calvin Klein Partners with Dress for Success for Bay Street Suit Challenge

In support of Dress for Success Toronto, bring any gently used or new business attire to the Calvin Klein store at the Royal Bank Plaza for your chance to win an exclusive Calvin Klein accessories package ($500 value). Anyone who… Continue Reading