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Iris & Ink’s Global Buyer Names Her Fall Fashion Faves

One of the must visit online shopping destinations, The Outnet has their own exclusive fashion label, Iris & Ink to complete your wardrobe with style staples. From leather leggings to cashmere sweaters, Iris & Ink fulfills the fall fashion wish list of any fashionista. Real Style wanted to know what Shira Suveyke, Vice President of Global Buying for The Outnet, was in love with from the Iris & Ink collection this fall.

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Designer Picks: Fall Fashion Tips From Joe Fresh’s Style Director

Whether you sit front row at fashion week or are a budget hungry bargain shopper, everyone can get behind Joe Fresh. Joe Fresh has made buying affordable fashion in Canada, so much more stylish. To get the low down on how we can look stylish this fall for less, we turned to Adrienne Shoom, Joe Fresh Style Director. Adrienne shared her tips for the hottest looks from Joe Fresh this fall.

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Designer Picks: Travis Taddeo Shares His Fall 2013 Favourites

Montreal based designer Travis Taddeo is best known for always bringing the grunge edge to World MasterCard Fashion Week. His tough and sometimes unisex designs are staples for any cool young urban twenty-something. His signature is usually his love for black and asymmetrical pieces, this season Travis Taddeo showed that along with some more detailed pieces like a leather motocross jacket with studding and metal appliqués and fur coats seen on both men and women. The designer took a few minutes to chat inspiration, who the Travis Taddeo customer is and his fall fashion essentials.

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Designer Picks: Lucian Matis Shares His Fall 2013 Faves

Lucian Matis is known for his extravagant designs when it comes to his main line but with his ready-to-wear Matis by Lucian Matis collection it’s all about clothes that women can wear throughout their 9 to 5 and straight to after work cocktails. We caught up with Lucian to chat about fall’s inspiration and key pieces you should invest in now.

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Custom Swimwear With Beachcandy Swimwear’s Brit B.

Finding the perfect swimsuit can be a nightmare, but Brit B. of Beachcandy Swimwear wants to make putting on your bathing suit a delight instead. Beachcandy offers custom made swimsuits to women of all size in any style you want to suit your body type. Real Style spoke to Brit B. about how she got started in swimwear, what a custom suit can do for you and what to look out for when shopping for a new suit.

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Designer Picks: Pink Tartan’s Top Holiday 2011/2012 Pieces

Lauded as one of the most stylish women in Canada, Kimberley Newport-Mimran, the President and Lead Designer behind the widely popular label Pink Tartan, kept it short & sweet when asked to weigh in with her holiday style tips, “Take these looks from day to dinner- It is how you style them!”

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Designer Picks: Joe Mimran’s 2011/2012 Holiday Style Tips

If you don’t have a lot of extra cash to spend on your own holiday style this season, fear not! We have enlisted the style advice from Canadian designer Joe Mimran for our holiday Designer Picks, so that he can offer up affordable style choices for the season. His Joe Fresh line offer trends straight off of the runway for those who want to spend more money on gifts for others than themselves. See what Joe has suggest the ladies wear to all of your holiday parties this year.

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Designer Picks: Joeffer Caoc’s Top Holiday Looks

Joeffer Caoc is a master at highlighting a sexy feminine silhouette with masterful tailoring and designer instincts and so it is a no-brainer that we turn to his expert opinion for his no-fuss Designer Picks of the holiday season.

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Designer Picks: Greta Constantine Choose Their Top 2011/2012 Holiday Outfits

Known for their über feminine gowns and romantic draping detailing we could think of no better opinion than that of Canadian design duo Kirk Pickersgill and Stephen Wong of Greta Constantine to weigh in with their tips for festive holiday style for every occasion.

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Designer Picks: Comrags Reveal Their Fave Holiday Outfits

We have been bringing you our picks on what to wear this holiday season, but we also turned to our favourite designer for their advice on holiday fashion. For our Designer Picks section, Joyce Gunhouse and Judy Cornish of the Toronto design team Comrags have shared their favourite pieces from their collection that is holiday ready. See what this design duo will be wearing to their holiday parties this season.

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Designer Picks: Joeffer Caoc Picks The Top 5 Fall Fashions for 2011

Fashion Designer Joeffer Caoc picks his five favorite fall fashion pieces in our latest Designer Picks story. His faves are: A new take on the little black dress, the long tube skirt, tailored lace, fun fur and the cape as an alternative to a jacket or coat. See all the details..

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Designer Picks: Comrags Chose Their 5 Fall Fashion Must Haves

We’re thrilled that the Canadian design duo, Joyce Gunhouse and Judy Cornish, of Comrags have weighed in once again with their fall fashion must haves for our exclusive Designer Picks Series. With nearly 30 years in the industry it’s no wonder that we couldn’t wait to see what these fashion darlings picked as the stand outs from their Fall collection. See there fall must haves here.

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How To Wear Layers This Fall-See Over 20 Looks

Want to know how to wear multiple layers this fall/winter? Then take a cue from Real Style Magazine’s fashion market editor: Tammy Palmer. Professional stylist and a former senior editor with Flare magazine, Tammy shows you how to layer your look properly and how to pull off this season’s most popular styles. Be it Edgy, Romantic, Preppy or Sleek see over 20 different looks and shop the ones you love on the spot by clicking on the photos.

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Kimora Lee Simmons Celebrates Role At JustFab.com

Last night Kimora Lee Simmons celebrated the launch of her new role as President and Creative Director of JustFabulous an online styling service and lifestyle brand. Now Kimora will share her style tips with fans who join the members only subscription based site.

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Designer Picks: Marie Saint Pierre’s Five Top Looks For Fall 2011

This season we have turned to Montreal fashion designer Marie Saint Pierre for favourite fashion items from her fall collection for our Designer Picks series. Marie’s cutting edge sense of style ensures that each season she is on the brink of the biggest fashion trends, while she manages to keep an element of surprise in her garments with an avante-guard vision.

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