The Corsage Project: Making Prom Dreams Come True at Boutique Ball 2014 The solution? She makes a quick phone call to Toronto-based womenswear designer and Project Runway Canada alumnus Lucian Matis, who generously offers to save the day. A personal visit with Lucian is scheduled for Thurika for a future date. #NBD.
Team Thurika cheers – her prom ensemble is...
Lucian Matis Home Sets Up Shop at Shops at Don Mills for the Holidays Lucian Matis, purveyor of exquisite couture pieces and Project Runway Canada alumnus, recently launched a home décor line, aptly dubbed Lucian Matis Home. It's got everything you would expect from a collection by the celebrated Romania-born, Toronto-based designer: an ultra-chic aesthetic,...
P&G and Christina Hendricks Celebrate Top Canadian Talent at Beauty & Grooming Awards 2013 Check out the gallery below for 29 party snaps from the P&G Beauty & Grooming Awards 2013, including lots of Canadian fashion representation with Jully Black in Pink Tartan, FLARE's Miranda Purves in Horses Atelier, and FASHION Magazine's Zeina Esmail in Lucian Matis.
Spotted from the Backseat: Canadian Fabric Presents Le Grand Bal We spied stunning designs by Canadian talent like Erdem, Greta Constantine and Lucian Matis on the fabulous partygoers. Check out the gallery below for style snaps of uber-chic guests in gorgeous gown after gorgeous gown.
Singer Ivana Santilli
Image Credits: George Pimentel Photography
Shop Lucian Matis, David Dixon and More at the Heart of Fashion Pop-Up at Shops at Don Mills
Image Credit: Catriona Smart
When we sufficiently recovered from our awe, we found more well-stocked offerings from talented local designers Laura Siegel, Thien Le, and BRIVTI, as well as wares from MATIS, Lucian Matis' pocketbook-friendly diffusion line. Must-haves included a lovely...
Ottawa Fashion Week RecapLucian Matis
Lucian Matis' designs never cease to amaze, as he continues to create breath-taking pieces. Designed with thought and vision, and created with accuracy and eminence, Lucian Matis presented for Ottawa Fashion Week an 'exclusive showing of his best creations of 2013.' Presented by...
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Liane Balaban in Lucian Matis – two Canadians whose names will undoubtedly come up in conversations again soon.
Tisca Chopra carries her Payal Singhal lehenga sari with grace and clutches on to her Mumbai-standard-issue Bottega.
Alicia Vikander had a few great looks this year, but this...
" TIFF 2013: Garden Variety Glam " exshoesme
Liane Balaban turned heads in her floral-bodiced Lucian Matis gown.
She wore another Lucian Matis print earlier, which reminded me of the mosaics in Gaudi Park.
Olivia Wilde tamed her floral bottoms with a coordinating easy breezy jacket.
The print and colour recalled Erdem's garden,...
Designer Picks: Lucian Matis Shares His Fall 2013 Faves
Real Style Network: What kind of woman do you see wearing these clothes?
Lucian Matis: Somebody that is very sophisticated and wants an easy lifestyle. It's very interchangeable. I always look at a few elements like the materials, the styling of it, I want to make sure that the client has...
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MATIS is an award-winning collection from designer Lucian Matis. He got his fashion design roots growing up in his mother's tailor shop before having is work grace the covers of the country's top publications. His fall 2013 collection had simple silhouettes populated with complex and...
Spotted from the Backseat: Mad Hot Ballet Gala 2013 Edition With Carmen for the evening's theme, partygoers chose gorgeous frocks by the likes of Chanel, Lucian Matis, and Lanvin for H&M for the occasion. Both on and offstage, Mad Hot Ballet was a feast for the eyes.
Check out the gallery below for 21 of our favourite looks from the evening.
We photo Greta Hodgkinson's Lucian Matis fitting in advance of the ballet's annual Mad Hot Ballet fundraiser To find something suitable, Hodgkinson hit up Toronto-based designer Lucian Matis last week and let us come along for the ride. "It's always fun to play dress up and try on such beautiful clothes," she told us. And while Hodginkson's final dress is being kept under wraps until next week's...
Toronto Fashion Week: Lucian Matis Fall 2013 In fact, I got so caught up in it all at Lucian Matis' Fall 2013 presentation that I never made it to my seat, and I didn't mind it one bit.
From the shards of glass on his one-of-a-kind dress made from Baileys bottles to the gorgeous nail art by Tips Nail Bar and the incredibly chic...
White Cashmere Collection Celebrating 10th Anniversary With Blowout Show
The Canadian fashion designers who will participate in this year's show are: Marie Saint Pierre, David Dixon, Rod Philpott, Lucian Matis, Paul Hardy, VAWK's Sunny Fong, Joseph Helmer, Chris Tyrell and Jim Searle of Hoax Couture, Joyce Gunhouse and Judy Cornish of Comrags, Anatasia Lomonova,...
Toronto Fashion Week Ends With A Bang Travis Taddeo brought us edgy and dark pieces for the urban crowd, Thomas Bálint brought us back to the basics, Caitlin Power referenced Parisian romance, Lucian Matis showed a fresh new side to his design aesthetic and Pavoni gave us the show stopping finale we were all craving. Although...
Toronto Fashion Week: Day Three Recap
Matis by Lucian Matis
Beautiful muted hues, thick knits and light chiffons, this collection had a little bit of everything. Matis continues to perfect his craft, offering tailored coats, floor-grazing dresses and turtleneck tunics. I particularly loved the muted prints and textured tweed...
Toronto Fashion Week Day 3 With Joe Fresh, Mackage & More three days of Canadian fashion, but there's no time for slowing down, there are still two days ahead of me with amazing designers like Vawk, Lucian Matis' couture show and red carpet and bridal designers, Pavoni. Day three offered a nice mix of ready-to-wear from Lucian Matis' 'Matis' line, a...
Toronto Fall 2013 Fashion Week Preview In some cases familiar names for Toronto fashion lovers are showcasing new lines, like Canadian mainstay Izzy Camilleri, who is showing her new Miz collection, and Lucian Matis, who is once again showing a collection from his lower-priced line Matis at David Pecault Square.
One of the...
Spotted from the Backseat: The Book Lover's Ball 2013 Edition
Between chatting about things that go bump in the night with psychological thriller author Jennifer Hillier and taking in mini fashion shows featuring designs by Lucian Matis and Starkers Corsetry, we left the event photography to the pros this time around. George Pimentel snapped the...
Spotted from the Backseat: P&G Beauty and Grooming Awards 2012 Edition
Lolitta Dandoy in UNTTLD
From Kimberly Lyn in a chic oxblood leather Arthur Mendonça number to April Wozny in a gorgeous white gown by Wayne Clark, and Lolitta Dandoy in a fierce, feathered design by UNTTLD to Gail McInnes in a ladylike MATIS by Lucian Matis frock, the fashion set showed...