Fendace is Almost Here + Other Fashion News
Plus Michael Kors teams up with ellesse and The Bay launches a new line of basics.
Get a sneak-peek into Fendi and Versace’s Fendace Collection
Mark your calendars because as of May 12, you’ll finally be able to shop Fendi and Versace’s epic Fendace collection. Causing a viral sensation back in September, this collaboration is a first of its kind for two designer brands owned by different conglomerates. To tide us over until the release date, check out the Fendace collection campaign images released earlier this week, which were shot by the legendary Steven Meisel.
The Bay launches a new line of elevated basics
It’s a truth universally acknowledged that you can never have too many basics, especially if they’re elevated and well-made. Enter Hudson North, a new ready-to-wear line from The Bay with the ethos of effortless elegance. Expect a neutral palette with pops of colour and refreshed silhouettes in both men’s and women’s styles that are sure to become mainstays in your wardrobe.
Michael Kors x ellesse is the pairing you never knew you needed
You don’t have to be an Olympic-level athlete to enjoy this new assortment of sportswear, courtesy of Michael Kors and ellesse. The iconic American brand and the luxe Italian label are teaming up this spring on a 70’s inspired collection of track jackets, swimsuits, sneakers, slides, bucket hats and bags that all fit into a $75 to $525 price range. Available to purchase on May 9, be sure to check out the collaboration online and in-store at Yorkdale Mall, West Edmonton Mall and Sainte-Catherine St West.
Fine & Dandy Co. expands into accessories
There are few things as transformative as wallpaper, but a scarf might be one of them. It makes perfect sense, then, that Fine & Dandy Co.’s first foray into accessories is a scarf collection that features some of the Canadian brand’s most vivid prints. Made of 100% silk, each scarf is available in four different patterns and would make a perfect gift for Mother’s Day.
Dr. Liza’s new shoes are here to save your feet
After two years of slippers, many people are (understandably) hesitant to get back into heels. Luckily, Canadian shoe designer Dr. Liza is here to give you the best of both worlds with her spring offering. Inspired by the women in her family, the ‘Generations’ collection includes pumps, sandals, and flat and heeled loafers that feature the therapeutic soles that Dr.Liza has become known for.
Eliza Faulkner wants to dress your kids
Eliza Faulkner wants you to twin with your toddler! Just in time for the summer, the Quebec-based brand has released The Baby Angelica dress, which is an exact replica of one of their most popular women’s styles. Made from 100 per cent Oeko-Tex certified linen, the tiny tot collection comes in three colours (mirroring the adult assortment) and is sure to inspire some mommy-and-me outfits.
Myel’s new men’s jewellery collection is all about pearls
Thanks to the likes of Harry Styles and other fashionable celebs, jewellery for men has (finally) become more mainstream. So if you’re looking to try the trend for yourself, Canadian brand Myel has got you covered. The newest addition to its men’s lineup is a collection of freshwater pearl pieces that are easy to wear and even easier to style.
Spring has sprung at Brunette the Label
If you’re looking to mix comfort and style, look no further than Canadian cult brand Brunette the Label‘s new spring and summer collection. Expect all the loungewear you know and love from the brand (read: cheeky crewnecks and fun sweats) with the new addition of matching striped sets. Whether you’re off to the beach or just running errands, this is the epitome of cool for the summer.