Winter 2013: Table of contents
ALWAYS IN FASHION
34 Letter from the editor
36 Behind the scenes
40 Letters from our readers
48 NEWS eBay’s holiday collaboration; candyland-inspired metallics; BCBG partners with the Bay; and the coffee-table book of the season.
50 FLASHPOINT Stylish women across Canada step out in the latest trends.
54 TREND The newest fur techniques represent an evolution of fashion’s sumptuous side.
58 JEWELLERY Tiffany & Co. celebrates a major milestone with a colourful one-of-a-kind collection.
62 HOLIDAY Ch-ch-changes: some of fashion’s finest share their thoughts on self-improvement for 2013.
64 DESIGNERS Canada’s mosaic of fashion designers sheds new light on the meaning of glamour.
68 RUNWAY Breaking down Fall 2012’s knitwear trend.
70 HOLIDAY STYLE From canapés to cocktail dresses, three chicettes put the haute into holiday entertaining.
78 SNAPPED The coolest coats spotted on the streets across the globe.
80 EXCLUSIVE David Livingstone meets the man behind Hugo Boss’s growing womenswear line.
84 DOSSIER A look back at Louis Vuitton’s iconic Speedy bag.
87 Prep your closet for party season with winter’s top trends.
104 FIX Nail polish for a party-ready manicure; snow-inspired beauty; and our prediction for the official scent of award-show season.
108 MAGNIFIED Breaking down Michael Kors’ Fall 2012 look.
110 NAILS Having pioneered the concept of manicures backstage at fashion week, CND broke through with Shellac, launching in new shades this month.
112 VISIONARY We love the clothes, and had to know who’s behind the beauty looks. Meet our new J.Crew girl crush, Gayle Spannaus.
116 SKIN Winter basically drops a bomb on our skin. We’ve rounded up the products you need to fight back.
118 HAIR Volume-endowed Rani Sheen pursues her lifelong dream and a big runway trend: skinny hair.
122 PLASTIC SURGERY The facelift has had a facelift of its own. Wendy Schmidt on the latest technology.
128 MAKEUP How Emilie Dingfeld went from shunner of lipstick to collector of bullets—the brighter the better.
132 CULTURE Personal grooming has become an outdoor sport. Liza Herz looks into the trend.
136 NOTICED The colour black has a death grip on fashion and beauty.
139 PROFILE Penélope Cruz, Agyness Deyn, Penn Badgley and Imogen Poots talk shop at the Toronto International Film Festival.
148 GIFT GUIDE Check fashionable friends and family off your list with the season’s most stylish gifts.
166 BOOKS The parallels and parables of Pippa Middleton and Lee Radziwill.
172 FILM Hollywood’s female-centric film revolution.
178 INDEX Yohji Yamamoto’s visual biography; Costa Rica’s stylish surfer spot; and Tracey Thorn’s winter songs.
184 PERIOD DRAMA Photographed by Gabor Jurina.
194 BLUSH HOUR Photographed by Seiji Fujimori.
200 HOT COCO Coco Rocha on following her convictions and her new TV job. Photographed by Gabor Jurina.
205 IT GIRL Pro snowboarder Helen Schettini cozies up in cabin-cool clothes for winter in Whistler, B.C.
206 STYLE 101 Canadian boutique owners find inspiration for the holiday party circuit on the silver screen.
212 NOTES The coolest stores and names to know across the country.
226 FOCUS Our guide to shopping for stylish accessories across Canada.
254 PATRIOT LOVE A detailed look at Canadian label Pavoni.