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JUNO Awards Red Carpet Predictions

For the JUNO Awards, Real Style has paired up some of this year’s most stylish Canadian female musicians with some of the highlights in Canadian fashion for a match made in Canadian fashion heaven. See our predictions and hopes for the Juno Awards red carpet tonight.

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Toronto Fall 2013 Fashion Week Preview

Tomorrow one of the most stylish weeks in Canadian begins with the opening of Toronto Fashion Week, where we get to celebrate our own homegrown Canadian talent. This season the new owners of the event, IMG have once again packed some of the best talent in Canada into one stylish week of fashion.

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Designer Picks: Montreal’s Pavoni Share Their Holiday 2012/13 Fashion Advice

Montreal designers Mike Derderian and Gianni Falcone of Pavoni have create quite a name for themselves with their fabulous gowns appearing on the likes of Mariah Carey, Carrie Underwood, Katy Perry and Fergie. As Pavoni is the Italian word for peacock and the inspiration of their collection, Real Style Network knew that their glamourous haute couture sensibilities was perfect to get the right amount of glamour for the holiday season. We asked Pavoni for their tips on holiday style.

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5 Canadian Designers Target Should Collaborate With

Target has announced that in celebration of coming to Canada they will be teaming up with the Toronto Fashion Incubator to give an emerging Canadian designer the change to sell at Canadian Target stores in 2014. The lucky designer will be the winner of the annual TFI New Labels competition. This is a huge prize for the lucky designer and a big coo for Canadian fashion that Target is willing to work with our designers to help them gain popularity. We have picked some of our picks for Canadian designers we hope to see stocking the shelves in the future.

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Our Favourite Montreal Fashion Designers

Montreal had quietly become a hub for some of the hottest designs in Canada. With the strong arts and culture scene in the city, Montreal fashion designers are now creating some of the most interesting and avante-guard collections in Canada. Montreal designers are quickly becoming known for their creativity, originality, and sex appeal. See some of our favourite Montreal designers.

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Fashion Television Cancelled

After nearly 30 years, Fashion Television has been cancelled. The news broke this morning via Twitter when FT’s host Jeanne Beker tweeted the news.

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The ShOws T.O. Day 2: Jean-Pierre Braganza and Jeremy Laing

The fashion crowd headed to The ShOws T.O. for one last night of a glimpse into fall 2012 fashion. Canadian natives Jean-Pierre Braganza and Jeremy Laing showed us their innovative collections, which have already appeared on the runways of New York and London. It’s such a treat to see our own international designers showing in such an intimate setting.

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The ShOws T.O. Day 1: Ruffian and David Szeto Fall 2012

Just when you thought the excitement of fashion week was over, we have more coverage of great Fall 2012 lines from some of Canada’s most established designers. The Ritz Carlton ballroom was turned into the perfect runway setting, to showcase David Szeto and Ruffian’s Fall 2012 collections for The Shows.

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Flared Retro Dresses Hot New Dress Trend For 2012

Though it can be argued they never really went away, fit and flare dresses are an absolute necessity this spring as they’re more versatile and attention-grabbing than ever. This sweet silhouette is flattering to most as it is fitted at the narrowest part of the waist and flares out over the hips.

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Get Canadian Designer Todd Lynn’s Runway Look

With Toronto Fashion Week well under way, we wanted to celebrate some of Canada’s hottest designer. We love Canadian fashion designer Todd Lynn’s futuristic, fresh skirt and jacket combo- and this runway look can be yours. Minimalist shapes and the unique textures created through metallic silver and soft luxe suede are the key to this simply stated night time look.

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Lovas and Basch Kick Off Toronto Fashion Week Fall 2012

Lovas and Basch kicked off the fall/winter 2012 fashion season in Toronto with collections complete with floor length gowns and vibrant colours to mix into your basic black and grey wardrobe. They also invited students to join in the show with the ‘Basch It Up’ competition.

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Danier Announces S/S 2012 Designer Collaborations

Canadian leather retailer Danier is continuing to join the trend of designer collaborations with two new designer collections for next Spring. First OBJECT by George Antonopoulous will return to Danier stores for another season. There will be a new accessories collection from Canadian designer Philip Sparks.

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Albert Yuen & Rebecca Collins Win Art Of Fashion Prizes

Emerging designers Albert Yuen and Rebecca Collins have been chosen as the winners of the 13th annual Art Of Fashion Design Competition and Designer Boutique. The designers will receive prizes worth over $35,000 that are aimed at helping further their careers in fashion.

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Copy Shenae Grimes’ Polka Dot Dress

From the streets of Degrassi High to Beverly Hills, Canadian actress Shenae Grimes has upped her celeb style ante since her beginnings in Toronto. We are proud to see this Canadian proving how stylish we are in this polka dot dress at the Monika Chiang store opening. We’ve been telling you again and again how hot polka dots are for the season and this is just another example of how to wear them.

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LG Toronto Fashion Week – Canadian Fashion Designer Arthur Mendonca Spring 2012

As the first designer to show in the Toronto Fashion Week tents, Arthur Mendonca’s Spring 2012 collection marked his return to the runway. The creative designer showed elegance in his sleek and sexy pieces that delighted the crowd, which included Fifi Dobson and Stacy McKenzie.

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