October 2012: Table of contents
ALWAYS IN FASHION
46 NEWS Christian Louboutin lends his magic touch to Cinderella’s glass slippers, Irish eyes are smiling at TopShop, quirky knits take the spotlight, and more.
48 FLASHPOINT Stylish Canadian women step out in lace, pleats and statement extras.
54 BESPOKE Customers turned designers: the rise of the made-to-order luxury goods market.
60 JEWELLERY The top trends in fine jewellery will keep you sparkling, rain or shine.
66 PROFILE Designer Maria Cornejo talks ready-to-wear and raising a family.
70 TREND The fashion world has gone gaga for designer kidswear and accessories.
76 WATCHES Today’s luxury timepieces have couture connections.
80 ICON Bikinis, black leather and bullets: A look back at 50 years of Bond Girl style.
82 SHOPPING From designer outlets to private sales, Amy Verner shares her little black book of discount shopping in Paris.
93 THE LIST Our take on the season’s best coats, head-to-toe prints and fashion editor favourites | Fiery accents set classic black-and-white houndstooth ablaze | The pantsuit shopping list: 12 picks to help you wear this comeback style
110 MOST WANTED Fun Dip for your nails, dry shampoo that doesn’t require a drop cloth, a new category of lipstick, and more.
112 NEWS The latest dispatches from the FASHION beauty desk.
114 MAGNIFIED Breaking down Cacharel’s Fall 2012 look.
116 FRAGRANCE Maison Martin Margiela’s new scents are surprisingly mainstream.
118 FRAGRANCE Valentino’s latest perfume takes a page from the house’s new direction.
122 HAIR Later, Balenciaga blonde. This season’s power colour is brunette.
126 HAIR Bride-to-be Carley Fortune on her hunt for a wedding day hairstyle.
130 GREEN After being diagnosed with breast cancer, makeup artist Sheri Stroh gave her makeup bag an overhaul.
134 LUXURY Blinged-out beauty products and OTT treatments for the one per cent.
138 EXCLUSIVE M.A.C picks editor Carine Roitfeld for its latest collab.
144 FRAGRANCE First fashion, now perfume. Fall’s scents have crossed over to the dark side.
146 MAKEUP François Nars turns his fascination with Andy Warhol into a makeup collection.
148 NAILS Manicurist Jin Soon Choi flips the bird to nail art with her line of classic lacquers.
150 SKIN Plant-based brand Korres is Greece’s hottest beauty export. Rani Sheen spends some time in its gardens.
155 INTERVIEW Canadian actress Hannah Simone on her series of big breaks.
158 INDEX Kristine Moran’s vivid art exhibit, Zadie Smith’s new book, and more.
160 ESSAY Lynn Crosbie’s extravagant thoughts on the L-word.
164 PHOTOGRAPHY Bryan Adams on his encore career as a lensman.
170 FILM The stylish synergy between fashion and blockbuster movies.
176 TRAVEL Fine dining, designer shopping and a new St. Regis hotel beckon in Bal Harbour, Florida.
182 POWER STATION Photographed by Francisco Garcia.
192 CALL ME CARLY Canada’s brightest new name in pop opens up on sudden fame, family ties and a certain fanboy named Bieber.
196 DARK AGES Photographed by Gabor Jurina.
205 IT GIRL Quebec City–based Anne-Marie Belzil gets graphic.
206 HOW TO WEAR Three sharp office looks guaranteed to seal the deal.
210 NOTES The coolest stores and names to know across the country.
235 FOCUS Our cross-Canada guide to the best designer boutiques.
248 BUY IT Where to find everything in this issue.
250 ONE FINE PHOTO Happy anniversary, FASHION! A look back through our archives.