A Recipe for Intuition and Sequential Thinking: Alvia Giash, accountant and maker of minimalist jewellery, talks structure, self-awareness and simplicity

I met Alvia Giash shortly after moving into my west-end Toronto condo. We spotted one another a few times on … More

Alicia Jenelle, Creative Director and Lead Events Manager, of Alicia Jenelle Events. Photo by: Rhythm Photography.

Balance for Better: Alicia Jenelle Events hosts second annual International Women’s Day style shoot in Toronto

Toronto’s Alicia Jenelle Events launched in 2012 and continues to be an event production and creative design firm focused on … More

The Meraki Sole: One Toronto woman’s mission to commemorate a traditional South Asian shoe

Eman Bachani is the Founder of Meraki Design House, a globally inspired fashion and lifestyle e-commerce brand that launched on … More

Freelancing, Feelings, Art and Magazine Production: A graphic designer shares her recipe for a career in visual storytelling, fashion and creative direction

Nearly two years ago, Toronto’s Maegan Fidelino, a graphic designer by trade, started Ephemera Magazine, a new print publication that … More

A designer and market-maker, Lauren Kenney advocates for slow-fashion and community-building in southwestern Ontario

Lauren Kenney is the founder of the Guelph Vintage and Makers’ Market (VAMM), a series of events that bring creators, … More

Wake Up, No Makeup: How Maura Sheedy’s year without makeup laid the foundation for her entrepreneurial debut

Maura Sheedy is 20-years-old and when she was a junior in high school, she went makeupless. No foundation. No mascara. … More

Kamloops designer explores her love of painting to create wearable art that is both progressive and positive

Kristina Benson comes from a long line of artists – and it seems only natural that her passion for creating … More

The Em Mark combines passions for style, stories and success into one online platform for fashion lovers and marketers alike

In December 2015, Emma Cavanagh launched beauty, style and marketing blog The Em Mark. It’s a visual masterpiece filled with … More

Shopgirls, Canadian retailer, does more than just support local; they support change, body positivity and self-love

I have vivid memories of shopping as a kid. I loved going into stores because I had this faint hope … More