The Third Annual Passion For Fashion Awards

Passion For Fashion 2012 Participants (photo by Ryan Emberley)

Yesterday I attended the third annual Passion For Fashion Awards. I went to see what was new and upcoming in the Toronto fashion market. As I joked to a friend, “The next big thing who might have to move to another country to make it big and find support.” (Looks at various levels of government).

You Should Be Reading: The Ethnic Aisle’s White Issue

[caption id="attachment_1722" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Not the Beatles, but just as good."][/caption] The Ethnic Aisle  recently did the White Issue where white (and those who look like it) writers talk about being white and the various ethnicities that live within that category. It's a great read. Why would...

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The Rewind Button: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

I was too young when the Beatles were around (and all were alive) so to me they exist as a story, just a fairy tale about huge popularity and bringing Brit sound to North America. I was excited to join a group of bloggers ( and was invited by Reb Stevenson) to review the Top 40 albums on Rolling Stone’s list of Top 100 Best Albums. We start off with the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.