FASHION




Animal Print Coats Are Back Big Time This Autumn

If you’re wondering how to refresh your Fall 2018 outerwear wardrobe without taking the plunge into a down coat or a puffer parka right away, you’re in luck. After all, the early weeks of autumn mean that the perfect brisk breeze is here, and it’s time to layer accordingly without any unnecessary bulk or extra layers. Fortunately, the autumn runways are pointing toward animal print coats as a must-have item for your cool weather wardrobe.

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Level Up Your Fashion Week Wardrobe With These Outfit Ideas

Whether you are heading to New York Fashion Week this month or perhaps embracing the jet set lifestyle with a trip to one of the European fashion capitals, there’s no denying that Fashion Month is officially in the air. We’ve curated some outfit inspiration that might help you make an executive decision for an #ootd.  

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Fall’s Biggest Runway Accessory Trend Is Leaf Jewellery

For anyone who is eager to jump into the season’s latest jewellery trends, you may want to explore the fad of leaf jewellery. Inspired by the autumn leaves that will surely be dotting sidewalks in the weeks ahead, leaf-shaped earrings and necklaces have created quite the sensation on the Fall 2018 catwalks. We’ve rounded up a few runway looks that will surely inspire your own bling statements for the season ahead, and will help you rock this trend right now.  

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London Fashion Week Spring 2019 Best Looks

Recently, the London Fashion Week catwalks became home to some stunning sartorial statements from a variety of both British and international designers. With the Spring 2019 shows in London officially wrapping up yesterday, the LFW runways showcased a variety of trends for the season ahead. From elegance at Erdem to classic Brit fashion at Burberry, here’s our roundup of the top runway looks from London Fashion Week.  

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Designer Yigal Azrouёl Is Leaving His Mark On The Fashion World One Creative Stitch At A Time

     The first thing you notice when visiting the clean architectural space that houses the Yigal Azrouёl flagship store on Madison Avenue in New York is exactly that—how it matches the clean architectural feel to his clothes.

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September Weekend Outfit Ideas Inspired By Instagram

Whether you want to catch up with your closest friends and family or simply head out for Saturday errands, weekend style in September should be low key yet timeless. We’ve turned to Instagram, to gather some sartorial ideas that will help you master weekend outfit ideas for the transitional September weather.  

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Metallics Go Grunge On The Fall 2018 Catwalks

Whether you are heading to the party of the century or simply all dressed up with nowhere to go, metallics are the best way to integrate glamour into your look of the day. From a statement metallic jacket to gleaming trousers, there are numerous ways to rock this coveted runway trend. We’ve curated a few ways to wear the look right now, just in time for Fall 2018 party season.  

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Model Kim Cloutier Speaks To Real Style At “STITCHED” Panel Featuring Joe Zee

Recently, Real Style had the opportunity to attend the Toronto Fashion Week panel for STITCHED, Slice’s new Canadian fashion competition series which premiered on September 9. The show features model Kim Cloutier as its host, along with Canadian stylist and journalist Joe Zee and ELLE Canada editor-in-chief Vanessa Craft. Here’s everything that Cloutier had to share about the show, the changing modelling industry, her favourite Canadian designer label and more.

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Steal Anna Kendrick’s Pretty Floral Dress From “A Simple Favor”

In the new flick A Simple Favor, Anna Kendrick stars as leading lady Stephanie, a busy young mother and blogger whose best friend (Blake Lively) has mysteriously vanished. Although the beautiful star may play a mom of young children living in a small town, she manages to look effortlessly chic. We are particularly liking this feminine, floral printed dress, which makes a statement with its bright tones. If you are wanting to steal her look from A Simple Favor, we have compiled a few inspired dresses that will help you channel your inner Anna Kendrick right now.  

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Copy Olivia Munn’s Green Army Jacket From “The Predator”

In the hotly awaited action flick The Predator, leading lady Olivia Munn looks gorgeous in a casual green military jacket which complements her bronzed skin and her raven locks. Although her role as Casey Bracket is hardly a glamorous one, the gorgeous actress still looks like the ultimate tough chick in her lightweight army-style topper. With the upcoming cooler temperatures around the corner and September on the horizon, we’ve curated a few inspired jackets that will help you master the look right now.  

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New York Fashion Week Spring 2019 Runway Looks

With New York Fashion Week Spring 2019 coming to a close tomorrow, the latest runways in the Big Apple have brought the most stunning runway trends for the season ahead. From femininity with an eccentric twist at Marc Jacobs to glamorous gold dresses at Michael Kors, the New York catwalks have showed us everything from trousers to eveningwear. As we reflect on the trends from leading American designers for the next season, here’s a closer look at a few top collections from this season at NYFW.  

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Designer Hayley Elsaesser Talks Diversity, Design And Fall 2018’s Coolest Colour

Recently, Toronto designer Hayley Elsaesser presented one of her signature vibrant, technicolour runway shows at Toronto Fashion Week Spring 2019. Real Style caught up with the spirited, bubbly designer backstage following her show, where Elsaesser spilled on her creative inspiration. From adapting to a world of fast, temporary fashion to embracing diversity, this design star had much to share. As well, read on to learn more about what Elsaesser’s favourite Fall 2018 colour is, and her best tips for wearing this cool, vivid hue right now.  

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TIFF 2018 Best Dressed Stars

Although the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival officially comes to a close on September 16, we have already seen a number of stunning Hollywood red carpet statements during the first week of TIFF. From Amber Heard to Natalie Portman, we’ve curated a few memorable celebrity style looks from the festival so far.  

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Slouchy Boots Are Fall’s Hottest Footwear Trend

If you spent the whole summer wearing sandals like many of us, you may be awaiting fall as an opportunity to switch up your footwear statement. After all, the perfect pair of slouchy boots can easily help you transition your wardrobe from the humidity of summer to the cooler weather of Fall 2018.

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Toronto Fashion Week Spring 2019 Day 2 and 3

Last night, the festivities at Toronto Fashion Week SS19 officially came to a grand finale, with Day 3 of TFW wrapping up the three-day extravaganza of shows and panels. Over the past two days, Real Style had the opportunity to catch both rising and renowned Canadian designers on the Yorkville runways and in the RESET studio showroom. As we look back on the Spring 2019 season of Toronto Fashion Week, here’s our front row report on the latest Canadian trends for the season ahead.  

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