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Emerging Talent

10 questions for Alex L’Abbée

July 22, 2016
By Ada Yakobi

A rising star in the modelling world, Alexandre (Alex) L’Abbée is based in Montrėal and represented by Dulcedo Management. He …

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The fashion illustration world of Michael Hak

April 12, 2016
By By Violet MacLeod

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

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Confidently dress your shape with Smithery

March 11, 2016
By Violet MacLeod

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

March 4, 2016
By Violet MacLeod

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

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Stavros Sisters: where Greece meets Belgium

January 6, 2016
By Violet MacLeod

Diamonds are these girls’ best friends.
The Stavropoulos sisters—Trissia, Jasmin and Hannah—are the creative force behind the Belgium-based jewelry brand Stavros …

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Mathieu Mirano: making his mark

December 14, 2015
By Darina Granik

Earlier this fall, FAJO met with designer Mathieu Mirano at TNT in Toronto, and he walked us through his Resort and Capsule …

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Bello Sanchez: the journey to being a top model

October 8, 2015
By Violet MacLeod

It was around 7 p.m. when Bello Sanchez opened the door to his Los Angeles apartment. He had a loose …

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Spier & Mackay: not one size fits all

October 1, 2015
By Stephen-Thomas Maciejowski and Marcus Kan

Perfectly fitting, tailored clothing is a form of art. Buying off-the-rack works for the vast majority, but for people like …

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An urban moment with Delaney Holley

September 3, 2015
By Julia Eskins

It’s hard to believe Delaney Holley was ever nervous to be in front of a camera. Today, she seems like …

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Gary Lenett and multi-purpose denim

July 29, 2015
By Jill Adams

‘Have you ever thought of riding your bike to the most important meeting of the year and then straight to …

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Jennifer Torosian: who doesn’t love a woman in a suit?

June 30, 2015
By Violet MacLeod

Ashtanga yoga, coffee and her passport are the three things Toronto designer Jennifer Torosian cannot live without. After her recent …

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Faeroese fashion: an ecoknitwear movement

April 16, 2015
By Julia Eskins

It’s 9:41 a.m., and the moon just passed between the Earth and the Sun. If Mother Nature reigns supreme, her …

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Head over heels for Jennifer Allison

April 14, 2015
By Violet MacLeod

Her shoe designs have been worn by Rihanna, Blake Lively and Anne Hathaway. At 21 years old, her eveningwear designs …

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Denham: the truth is in the details

March 10, 2015
By Violet MacLeod

After seven years, the Dutch denim brand Denham is being sold in 22 countries, worn by international celebrities (including supermodel Cara Delevingne …

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Seth Atwell: a glimpse at the world of androgynous modelling

February 24, 2015
By Jill Adams

“You can slick my hair back and throw a suit on me, or you can put me in a dress …

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Titika active wear: fitness + fashion

October 31, 2014
By Darina Granik

Titika is an emerging company from Toronto that occupies a niche in the active wear market. The product aims to …

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