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Mouna Traoré in Soft Focus + More Canadian Fashion Moments We Loved This Week

Including jewel tones and bold gold accessories for combatting the winter blahs.

It’s natural to feel like your wardrobe’s in a slump when February hits. Spring feels so far away, yet we know it’s coming… How to keep things interesting before switching over to warm-weather attire? Maybe you need a little pick-me-up courtesy of vibrant loungewear, or perhaps a bold accessory to banish the winter blahs. From Mouna Traoré’s happy-making sweatpants by Soft Focus to Zeynab’s bold gold jewellery, this week’s Canadian fashion moments will have you smiling.

Mouna Traoré in Soft Focus


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There are few nicer places to spend Canadian lockdown in the winter than Muskoka, and actress/filmmaker Mouna Traoré shared a pic of her soaking up its peaceful ambiance in a pair of sunshine-hued sweatpants from Toronto-based brand Soft Focus. Worn with a classic white turtleneck, the ensemble is the epitome of cottage chic — a mood perfect for combatting cabin fever.

Gail G. in Aldo


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Accessories take an outfit from simple to standout — and when they play up a monochromatic look, even better. New York-based blogger Gail G. paired emerald green separates with a fun matching fedora from Aldo for an effect that was effortlessly enticing. Now that’s what we call a hat trick!

Zeynab in Armed


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If loungewear is the WFH wardrobe staple, then statement jewellery is the glue currently holding our sartorial sanity together. Sporting a selection of gold pieces including a thick band ring from Toronto brand Armed, blogger Zeynab worked those video call angles like a pro.

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