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LXRY 360: Day Five At 2014 WMCFW

MADAME MOJE Madame Moje is a Canadian label featuring luxe ready-to-wear women’s clothing for the modern and confident woman. The designs are most noticeably recognized for their distinctively feminine silhouettes The sexy @coryleemusic love watching you on @TheNextStar #supergroup awesome seeing ou @WMCFashionWeek @Madame_Moje pic.twitter.com/ww6Ts6KHOT — Taylor Kaye (@Taylor_Kaye) March 22, 2014 #fromthefrontrow @madame_moje #FW14 on Day 5 of @WMCFashionWeek. #WMCFW #Toronto #FROW #TorontoFashionWeek pic.twitter.com/ki6T8thmEB — Fashion Savage (@fashion_savage) March 22, 2014 Finale @madame_moje #FW14 on Day 5 of @WMCFashionWeek. #WMCFW #Toronto #fromthefrontrow #TorontoFashionWeek pic.twitter.com/UfNklvxHUI — Fashion Savage (@fashion_savage) March 22, 2014 Hilary MacMillan Hilary MacMillan is a Toronto-based womenswear[Read More]

LXRY 360: Day Four At WMCFW

CLAUDETTE BY CLAUDETTE FLOYD & HELMER The brand goes beyond its elegant dresses in developing the expansion of its collection, while adding a ready-to-wear line which includes various styles of pants, jackets, coats and skirts. HELMER: By democratizing and opening a mass market, the luxury brands can no longer provide the unique and exclusive. dish with 20 years of experience with breasts larger houses Haute Couture, Helmer offers to the cosmopolitan who wants to stand out with subtlety. — Martin Hui (@Martin_Hui) March 20, 2014 Can we talk about this Claudette Floyd dress? I’m in love here. pic.twitter.com/cH9xktL9OK — emely[Read More]

LXRY 360: Day Three At WMCFW

CHRISTOPHER BATES Trained in Milan at legendary Istituto Marangoni, Toronto-based Christopher Bates is an intrepid designer achieving a meteoric rise in the fashion industry. His eponymous menswear line is gaining traction with retailers, consumers, media, stylists, and celebrities. His runway collection last night was featured alongside with our friends McGregor Socks which provide the sock wear for the models, their first time being on the runway. Excited for Cdn [email protected] World MasterCard Fashion show Toronto. Styled by @GKWCC‘s @J_Costigan_ pic.twitter.com/tMK2EHNKKd — Ian McLean (@IanMcLeanKW) March 19, 2014 Dramatic opening from @CBatesMenswear pic.twitter.com/DWlMvlhIRo — WMCFW (@WMCFashionWeek) March 19, 2014   [email protected][Read More]

LXRY 360: Day Two At WMCFW

THOMAS BÁLINT Thomas Bálint has become a staple of the avant garde at World MasterCard Fashion Week. Presenting on the runway for the fourth time, Thomas Bálint will exhibit his Spring Summer 2015 Collection. His brick-and-mortar boutique opened in Toronto in 2012 while his work is available internationally throughout Austria, Germany, Italy and Japan First row seats at @THOMAS_BALINT androgyny at it’s finest #WMCFW pic.twitter.com/0llUusynuI — Aimée Brothman (@amouraimee_) March 18, 2014 Start with #ThomasBalint Runway .. @WMCFashionWeek pic.twitter.com/kbyZi7VsTT — Noush (@NoushMostaghimi) March 18, 2014 Fuzzy leg-warmers and menswear at @THOMAS_BALINT @WMCFashionWeek #WMCFW pic.twitter.com/rx131UKP8x — Justine iaboni (@JustineIaboni) March 18,[Read More]

LXRY Weekender: Toronto

Here is a collection of pictures taken from the lovely people of Toronto about how they are spending their weekend.[View the story “LXRY Weekender: Toronto” on Storify]

Made To Measure: Toronto’s Gucci Store Is One Of Three

Toronto’s flagship store is only one of three to offer made-to-measure services. The Toronto location provides full customization with 82 different fabrics and is one of 4 stores in North America to offer made-to-order handbags. Prices start for a tailored men’s suit at $3,000.00 For the full story, visit our friends at Retail Insider. [Photo source]

Enjoying Time With Mombacho Cigars

Claudio was a young man, working in Dominican Republic as a school teacher, teaching Italian to youths and people who were interested in learning a new language. He was smoking cigarettes on his breaks, passing time, getting a little space between marking homework and teaching. But there was something missing for Claudio at the time. His friend served him up a cigar and that was it, that was his eureka moment. He was curious about cigars, he loved the taste, the smell, and the social aspect of them. But, the biggest thing he liked about it, about this one cigar, that it[Read More]

Building Atmosphere: Artemano Opens Up First Store in Toronto

Your home… It’s something that brings you joy, brings you a place to relax after a long day and also starts your day off. It protects your family and is a place that you spend your most time in. But a house is not a home, until you make it a home. You add your small touches; you add your feelings, emotions, thoughts, and creativity. You want someone to come into the room and feel what you had in mind with the room; you want someone to compliment, add their thoughts and have it open to discussion. You want to[Read More]

A Gourmet Night at The Castlefield Theatre

Last month marked the launch of The Castlefield Theatre but we were invited to a sneak peek of the recent transformation of the beautiful venue. We were invited to The Castlefield located just north of the ever-so-busy and vibrant Yonge & Eglinton area, and we didn’t know what to expect. We were taken into a beautiful wrap-around bar area in which light music, wine, and Hors D’ouerves were being served up with the great conversation and great company. Next thing you know, Brandon Michael Lee, wedding and event planner extraordinaire and friend of the magazine comes out allows us to[Read More]

Q&A With Nargues & Maryam Mansouri of Mansouri Living

The Perry Condominiums, a Toronto-based real estate project that brought a luxury as standard feeling for the residents who are lucky to live there. Small touches and emphasizes on experiences in addition to high-level security, privacy, concierge services and amenities all included within a beautiful development. Related Story: Luxury As Standard: The Perry Condos Brings Boutique Style Living To The Annex We had the absolute pleasure of interviewing Nargues and Maryam Mansouri of Mansouri Living, who are new to the game, but not in anyway new to the real estate industry. With decades of knowledge of real estate development, architecture and marketing, they[Read More]

Microsoft’s The Power Of One Event: Launching XBox One

Last Monday night we attended Microsoft’s Power Of One Event at Bloke & 4th and it was quite the party! It was the launch of the XBOX One, where new gamers, loyal XBOX fans, and more headed to the screens to check out the latest games on the newly released system. The event was filled with everyone from the advertising industry to singer/songwriters to everyone in between. The vibe was great, mingling, connections were being made and everyone was is great spirits for the night. One of the games to watch out for is definitely Forza 5. This game looked beautiful.[Read More]

LXRY Attends: The TIFF Bachelor Party

Friday night, we attended the TIFF Bachelor Party put on by Eligible Magazine, a party that all the Eligible women were waiting for and talking about. Why? Well one of the biggest reasons was the special guests. Michael Stagliano, Ed Swiderski, Arie Luyendyk Jr. and Kiptyn Locke all from ABC’s The Bachelor series attended and had everybody’s eyes on them. When you got into Cove ThirtyOne, the entire mood there was shifted to one side of the room (even though the floor was full) as the four bachelors relaxed and enjoyed the attention on the far side of the floor. Also[Read More]

Dîner en Blanc Toronto

Last night, we attended Dîner en blanc, a worldwide phenomenon that has everyone around the world dressing to the nines (in white) and enjoying a massive and beautiful picnic into the evening hours. Last night over 1,600 guests were welcomed into this unknown location in Toronto to enjoy an organized chaos of beautiful scenery, food and entertainment. The location for the event is always a mystery until it is announced two hours before, not leaving much time, but preparation definitely paid off. First Impressions We were one of the first to arrive in this area in Queen Street East and[Read More]

LXRY Attends: The TWIFF Party At Fairmont Royal York Hotel

Last night we attended The TWIFF Party at The Fairmont Royal York Hotel, where hundreds attended for the kick-off of the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival. TIFF, Twitter Canada, and Omega Group partnered up to bring stars, Toronto celebrities and well-dressed people alike to the high-ceilinged Imperial Room and Library Bar of the beautiful Fairmont Royal York Hotel. This was the first ever TIFF pre-festival, social media party for Toronto and cameras and smartphones were flashing, bringing the lights, camera and action to the main floor of the famous Fairmont Royal York Hotel. First Impressions: We entered in on the east[Read More]

A Brief History Of Watch Complications

Do you know the history of your timepiece? Watches have been around for hundreds of years, where small intricate metal pieces make up one complicated and beautiful object of machinery. On the face of a watch it could be something so basic, so sleek, but behind the casing, it’s something completely different. Enjoy scrolling through this infographic on the brief history of watch complications: Source