Slightly muddy and sand-coated, charmingly cracked, chipped, and broken-in vintage surfboards hand-painted by Sam Brigham hung from the high ceilings in the sunny room where the Lulu Frost Spring 2012 "Endless Summer" Presentation was held. Models, meanwhile, donned '60s-esque, pin-up worthy...

The models sported slicked back hair and cobalt blue eye makeup. This is a very accessible look to try on your own. Notable trends in this collection included lace, cobalt blue and pops of yellow. We foresee yellow being this spring's color du jour. Images courtesy of Walter Grio of Shoot...

TORONTO, OCTOBER 19th, 2011- Pink Tartan is THE Toronto label, the one everyone appreciates; so excitement was at its higher, in a venue full of celibrities and Toronto socialites. Second unveiled of the collection, as you may remember the first one was in New York, this "second edition" was...

and one of them is definitely Pink Tartan. The Canadian brand, helmed by designer Kimberley Newport-, is our go-to for chic, well-made pieces for both day and night. From gold tulle skirts to chocolate leather shorts, the brand's offerings are always filled with pieces we just can't live...

OPI Pink of Hearts: I Think in Pink, You Glitter Be Good to Me OPI I Think in Pink OPI comes up with an annual set for the BCA month of October, and this year is a duo called Pink of Hearts 2012. It's composed of OPI I Think in Pink, a nice baby pink creme, and You Glitter Be Good to Me,...

Pink Tartan is always one of the most anticipated shows at Toronto Fashion Week. Fresh off a show during New York Fashion Week, Kimberly Newport-Mimran, put on a spectacular Spring/Summer 2012 show on the runway with a fun, wearable, modern collection. Pink Tartan's dresses are fun and...

Yellow which is turning out to be very popular is back along with hot pink, white and teal. The designers also played with a variety of textures such as satin, velvet and silk. The hair was slicked back into ponytails to showcase strong eyebrows, thin, dark eyeliner and an overall clean...

And though I didn't find Pink Tartan's fall collection to be breathtaking (that honor goes to Lucian Matis), I am certain that its wearability will prove a huge success on the retail side of the equation...and I'll definitely be spending my hard-earned cash on a couple of pieces...

Designers Ally Hilfiger and Nary Manivong presented their spring collection at Milk Studios. The designers challenged themselves to develop 20 unique takes on the classic shirtdress. While such a challenge may seem difficult to execute the designers were able to create very distinctive looks....

Kimberley Newport-Mimran, Pink Tartan's President and Chief Designer, gets me. She really, really gets me. I don't know how she does it, but season after season she seems to know exactly what I'm going to want to wear, before I even know it. There was that blouse with contrast grosgrain trim...

 

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