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A cozy date night with Delissio

We’ve all been there. It could be the middle of the week, or a weekend evening. Either way, you’re looking …


Great designer finds at the Nordstrom Warehouse Sale by Style Democracy

A sea of shoes…I walked into the Nordstrom Warehouse Sale by Style Democracy, and found myself in a sea of …



The Brain Project: art in the city for a good cause

April 27, 2016
By Darina Granik

On April 25, Mayor of Toronto John Tory—along with notable guests and artist Gary Taxali—unveiled The Brain Project, a massive …

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Canadian designer John Muscat appointed as 2016 Wool Chair by Prince’s Charities

April 19, 2016
By FAJO's editorial team

John Muscat, president and co-founder of celebrated Canadian knitwear label, LINE Knitwear, will be taking on the prestigious role of the 2016 …

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Go big or go beachy: Redken introduces two volume collections

April 8, 2016
By FAJO’s editorial team

Redken recently launched its two latest haircare collections. Both lines focus on different ways to create volumous hair.
The High Rise Volume line …

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Tommy Hilfiger to publish memoir in November

April 4, 2016
By FAJO’s editorial team

Last week, Tommy Hilfiger revealed the cover for his upcoming memoir, American Dreamer.
The book—which will be published on Nov. 1, 2016—features …

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Kirstine Stewart and Zaib Shaikh: always connected

It’s a sunny but chilly afternoon at the end of January. The lobby at Four Seasons Hotel Toronto has its regular …


Colour explosion with Rebecca Minkoff

Several seasons ago, I attended Rebecca Minkoff’s runway show at New York Fashion Week for the first time. I can …


Cover story: TIFF 2015

Every September, the city of Toronto gathers to celebrate the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). It is a time when both …

Emerging Talent


The fashion illustration world of Michael Hak

We first met fashion illustrator Michael Hak at Toronto Fashion Week. It was mid-March, and Canada’s most fashionable people were …


Confidently dress your shape with Smithery

A typical morning for Mavis Huntley includes grabbing a reheated pancake, jumping into a car and heading to her job at …

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André Grundmann: trendy in Amsterdam

On a warm, sunny day, André Grundmann bikes through the streets of Amsterdam, mentally making note of each Smaak Amsterdam …



Thomas Ruff: Object Relations at AGO

In May 2016, The Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival marks its 20th anniversary. This year, the festival celebrates with an impressively …


The effect of digital media on retail, fashion and runway: 3 perspectives

The last decade has seen a significant shift in the fashion industry. The move towards digital came in waves: first, …

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Outsiders: American Photography and Film, 1950s–1980s at the AGO

The Art Gallery of Ontario recently launched its largest exhibition to-date of American photography and film. The exhibition features works of acclaimed …



The best party is always at the Thompson

When choosing a staycation, you always want it to be extra memorable—after all, the goal is to experience the city …


Artfully majestic: Villa Real in Madrid

Inspiration comes in many forms. Personally, I’ve always been motivated by visual experiences and they strongly translate into my work …


Family holiday at Four Seasons Toronto

December and early January are one of the high seasons for holidays, trips and staycations. Things get particularly festive as …

A Word From London


London Fashion Week, autumn/winter 2016

Last month, we attended the autumn/winter fashion event circuits during London Fashion Week. LFW was held at Brewer Street Car …

A Photo From NYC

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Met Gala 2016: Manus x Machina

It’s here —the first Monday in May.
Tonight is the Met Gala, also known as one of the most popular days …

Beauty & Health


3 reasons why you shouldn’t skip breakfast + 3 healthy recipes

Picture the scenario.
Your alarm goes off, you hit snooze. The alarm goes off again and, of course, you keep hitting …

The F(ajo) Bomb


Holiday and winter images that will inspire you

The holiday season can mean something different to everyone. In December alone, it includes St.Nicholas’ Day, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa and …