Collaborations, Personal Style

Icon

So I finally faced my fashion fear which is wearing slim fitted dresses. Being a tomboy, you become so used to the baggy attire and sneakers that you forget that heels and tight dresses existed. To help step outta my cozy gyal zone, Icon, a trendy clothing and swimwear brand, reached out to me to […]

Read more
Personal Style

Tha Blue Wall Treatment

Taking it back to 06, when Bubba Sparxxx, Chingy, and Yung Joc were hip-hop household names and Cassie topped the charts with her infamous Me & U track before falling into the arms of Diddy. Unfortunately, they failed to remain consistent with their music and went down the route towards reality TV, rehab, or a […]

Read more
Collaborations, Personal Style

YEG Traveling Sweater Campaign

This weekend, I got the chance to team up with local brand Local Laundry for their traveling sweater campaign. The campaign started in Calgary and in May and now it is going to cities across Canada. The goal of the sweater is spread awareness about local communities in each city as well as display random […]

Read more
Travel

Photo Diary: 6ix

Last week was a vibe, why?   I had the chance to finally get some time off working two jobs and do a quick ting Toronto aka the 6ix aka where that rapper named Drake is from. If you can recall, I went to Toronto last September to attend the Toronto International Film Festival. It was […]

Read more
#ShesGotSoleXO

#ShesGotSoleXO: Sarah

I present you with the second installment to the #ShesGotSoleXO campaign: Sarah Dharshi aka Sawrasaurusrex aka the the founder of Bad Bitch Mentality aka an advocate for all things mental health and feminism. She’s a bad b, and she also happens to be one of my good friends! She’s loyal, energetic, empowering and is a […]

Read more
Personal Style, Style Trends

The Originator

Paying homage to an OG in urban fashion: Karl Kani. You may of seen his name worn on hip-hop’s biggest icons and they all happen to be my favourite artists growing up. From Aaliyah, Diddy, Biggie, Michael Jackson, Pete Rock & CL Smooth, Nas and who could forget 2pac when he wore Kani’s pieces for […]

Read more
Styling

Styling: Ritual Desires “Utopia”

Ritual Desires “Utopia” Zine 1: an imaginary and indefinitely remote place  Though we have made recent accomplishments in this realm, the current agenda puts greed before empathy. returning to our roots has inevitably become a utopian thought.” Limited copies coming soon.  Click here to view the full issue online.   Models: Hope Moravec, Sarah Dharshi, […]

Read more
Personal Style

The R.O.C.

You should know by now that this girl lives for hip-hop culture! As a youngin, I would always get excited whenever my parents went to the grocery store because while they shopped, I’d spend hours in the magazine aisle reading the latest issues of The Source, XXL, and VIBE magazine (back when it was poppin). […]

Read more
Personal Style, Style Trends

Brown Skin Lady

Prior to taking these photos, I had Black Star’s Brown Skin Lady playing on wax. In the song, members Mos Def and Talib Kweli lyrically pay homage to brown skin ladies, which include but aren’t limited to African, Caribbean, Latin, Indigenous, Latina, and Middle Eastern women.  It wasn’t until Mos Def said “Ooh, headwrap cover […]

Read more
Collaborations, Styling

Styling: VOGUE Italia

Model: Ayesha Reece of Mode Models International Photographer: Dexter Da Silva Makeup: Alvina Phan  Styling: Camille MacLean Hoodie: Mr. Completely via ANNMS Tee: STAMPD via ANNMS Sneakers: Nike Air Force 1 via Foosh  Click here to view on website. 

Read more