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LXRY Attends: A Night of Pomp & Pageantry presented by SAVVY!

Last night we attended the event, ‘A Night of Pomp & Pageantry‘ organized by SAVVY! and held at the Pomp & Pageantry store in Toronto. The sold out event featured a variety of different stylish and fashionable young professional women, in a variety of different fields. Marketers, business owners, jewellery makers, lawyers and entrepreneurs, all filled the room and provided all sorts of great conversation throughout the night. The event location was based out of the fashionable Pomp & Pageantry store on Scollard Street in Yorkville, with classic two-level Yorkville brick exterior, walking up to a couple of inviting people giving[Read More]

The SickKids Soiree Presented by Omega Group

Last night we attended the SickKids Soiree organized by Omega Group helping to raise money and awareness for the SickKids foundation. The 500+ person event took place at the beautiful Azure Restaurant and Bar in the InterContinental Toronto Centre, which was a beautiful venue for an event like this. We love the whole idea of a ‘party with a purpose’ and with the weather in the city cooperating, it enabled people to dress for success and look fantastic. We really enjoyed the high ceilings, blue-lit ambient tones, great company, and beautiful people all around, which made for a great occasion that was[Read More]

[Infographic] Suit Yourself: Your First Big Boy Suit

[Y]our first suit. It’s something that brings your wardrobe to the next level. A suit is so much more than just pants and a jacket, it’s a put together look that has purpose to it. When you get your first suit, that’s made to be worn as a suit, there is just something about it, a sharpness, a feeling you get when you put it on that makes you feel like a million bucks. The suit can be worn for almost any occasion, it’s there if you need it, like a best friend. If you want to be taken seriously in[Read More]

LXRY Nominated for 3 Ninjamatics’ Canadian Weblog Awards

[B]ig news! LXRY Magazine has been nominated for three 2012 Ninjamatics’ Canadian Weblog Awards! 2012 has been a big year for us, launching new features, developing our brand and connecting with people and brands all across Canada and we are very grateful to be nominated. These nominations mean a lot to us because they are all about showcasing the strength of Canadian websites, e-magazines and blogs online. You can check out the full list of categories and nominees here: 2012 Ninjamatics’ Canadian Weblog Award Categories and Nominees We have been nominated for the following categories: > Best Designed > Fashion, Style & Design > General Interest All[Read More]

[Infographic] A History of the Little Black Dress

[D]o you ever wonder where the popular ‘little black dress’ came from? It actually dates all the way back pre 1920s, causing controversy for being ‘too sexy’. The Little Black Dress is a staple for all dinner parties, galas, or if you just want to stand out in a subtle way. The little black dress is a sophisticated statement maker. So to pay hommage to one of the most common and beautiful articles of clothing in a woman’s wardrobe, here is an infographic about the history of the little black dress. Browse more data visualization. Thank you for reading.

LXRY Attends: Cocktail Couture

Don’t you deserve a bit of luxury in your life? Last night we attended Cocktail Couture at Crown Lounge in Toronto, hosted by Toronto Business Casual. The Cocktail Couture event is a bi-annual event that brings forth stylish people to mingle in very approachable way. The venue was great. The open concept provided a lot of room for great conversations, and it was easy to move from social circle to social circle. The two-tiered couches provided a nice bandstand feel, especially for the main event. Towards the middle of the night, there was the Luxury Runway Fashion Show, where spectators[Read More]

[Infographic] The Gentleman’s Guide to Suit Tailoring

For those gentleman who love suits and love to look sharp, this guide is for you. This infographic is for those who want to be more stylish, and the only way you can look sharper is by gaining some knowledge on the subject. You can gain knowledge about fashion with experience, by seeing how other’s are dressing, or with going with your instinct. For some people it’s more difficult than others, which is another reason why personal shoppers and sales people exist. So for those men who are looking to spruce up their suit choices and gain more knowledge over[Read More]

How a Rolls Royce Phantom is made

If you ever want to see what royalty looks like on 4 wheels, you turn to one of the most luxurious car brands in the world, Rolls Royce. But how did Rolls Royce makes it so big in the luxury market? Detail. When seeing a Rolls Royce firsthand, you are immediately taken back from all the intricate details, materials, and all-around quality and craftsmanship from them. It’s almost like you can see the countless hours spent on hand building this amazing machines. It’s like the cars were built like a fine watchmaker, obsessed with perfection and detail. But this is[Read More]

Porsche Design Toronto: The 2012 Fall/Winter Collection

2012 Fall/Winter Collection Porsche Design has released their latest fall and winter collections for both men and women, and the collection is looking great. Some of the pieces are timeless, some of the pieces are even better than their predecessors and others are brand new to the store and have limited inventory, so you are almost guaranteed not to be caught in the same outfit as someone else. What Porsche Design does really, really well, is incorporating style and functionality to their collections. Their winter jackets are light in weight but when you put them on, you instantly know that[Read More]

LXRY Features: Porsche Design Toronto

[W]hat happens when heritage meets fashion and practicality? You get…Porsche Design. You are walking down the streets of Toronto, you feel like you want to buy something new, but you also want the quality too. You are looking for something that adds to your style or brings your style to the next level. Or maybe you want that one piece that you are proud to own. Most of these scenarios are tough to live through because usually you compromise style for quality, but all of these scenarios can be made at Porsche Design’s store in Toronto. Immediately when you walk[Read More]

LXRY Attends: A Night For Sight Charity Event

Friday night was the A Night For Sight charity event and it was a terrific red carpet event with great company around! The goal of the night was to have people who want to enjoy networking and revelry, and that was definitely achieved. The event was put on by Omega Group who teamed up with the ORBIS team for a great cause. The event took place at the beautiful InterContinental Hotel in Yorkville and it provided a great venue for this great charitable night. Tag Vodka provided some great beverages, like cinnamon spiced cocktails, and the finger food kept hungry attendees content.[Read More]

LXRY Attends: #SprungTO at BoConcept

Location: 230 Adelaide Street East, Toronto, ON Wednesday night we attended the #SprungTO event BoConcept and we had an excellent time there. You could tell you have arrived at BoConcept because of the beautiful, bright white 2012 Jaguar XJ parked outside of the large floor to ceiling windows of the store. We were invited to attend #SprungTO again, and after going to the event in May, we were very happy to attend. Like the original #SprungTO, the idea of the event was to bring together beautiful, fashionable and interesting people all in one room, bring some great sponsors there, and you have[Read More]

LXRY is now on Instagram!

We have been building up anticipation for quite sometime, but we finally have Instagram! Follow us and you can see different styles of pictures of what it would be like to live a luxurious lifestyle in Canada. Here are just some of the pictures we have taken already! We are looking forward to seeing yours too! You can follow us through here: Follow @lxrymag

LXRY Attends: The Ancaster Wedding Show

Location: Ancaster Fairgrounds Wedding parties, wedding planning, what to wear, what to eat, where to have the wedding, these thoughts and more come from the minds of anxious brides as they prepare for one of their most significant days of their life. Yesterday, hundreds of people came through the Ancaster Fairgrounds’ doors for the Ancaster Wedding Show hoping to get answers to their wedding questions, receive deals on wedding attire and dive for a ring. The event included vendors like Arbonne Canada, Liuna Events, Synergy Weddings and Foxy Florals putting up displays for their respected services. With Snap Hamilton grabbing[Read More]

LXRY Event: The Ancaster Wedding Show

Thinking about tying the knot soon? If you are, there is a lot to think when it comes to planning and executing a memorable wedding. The invitations, booking a venue, table pieces, catering, music, guests, and most important, the dress, are all big factors with wedding planning and can cause a lot of frustration and headaches. Planning can be difficult, so why not get some help from wedding specialists and experts to make your life a lot easier. For all of those brides-to-be, the Ancaster Wedding Show is a great spot to check out to make sure you and your[Read More]