Haute Caribe: The World of Trinidad & Tobago Fashion from Wedge15 on Vimeo. Trinidad is always in my mind. My parents and my entire family are all from that small island just north of Venezuela. Yesterday I was walking around Toronto doing errands and ended up walking next to a father and daughter who were […]
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Another one from the blog of Tigist Selam. I don’t know how she finds this shit. Anyway, this is a trailer for a documentary about Ozwald Boateng a British fashion designer of Ghanaian descent who I didn’t know about pre-Tigist. I don’t know if I agree with his evaluation of style vs. substance but I’m […]
My friend Sabriya Simon sent me this. It’s a short piece by The Guardian about street fashion blogger Manou. Another friend, Mriga and her business partner Amrit are also in this, they have a clothing business called Nor Black Nor White, a pleasant surprise to see, plus they are in Vogue India this month (wtf?.. […]
My brother Mark Stoddart (a.k.a. Kurupt a.k.a. Koncept King) from LIWI68 just put this video out that not only features his clothing line but also some prominent folks from Toronto. The video includes Wolf J, Michee Mee, Progress of the Freedom Writers movement and more.
My boy Gregory Allen just got back from Project in New York. Gregory Allen is a talented and inspired Toronto-based designer and a friend. Greg was going off about how amazing the opportunity was to display his clothes (bow ties, pocket squares, shirts) at this annual fashion trade show in the big apple. He showed […]
This comes courtesy of Othello Grey and The Art of Reuse. and Sean Brown. I don’t know who these folks are but I like what they do, their ideas and their aesthetic. All I know is that they are from Toronto, I follow their sh*t and I dig what their about. I’ll post the Art […]