The holy grail for guys who like to get the most out of their tailoring, separates – combining non-matching jackets and trousers – will not only breathe new life into an existing suit rotation, they also let you create a wealth of smart casual or formal looks. Yet while anyone can throw together two different
Image courtesy Amazon Prime VideoAcross Netflix, Crave and Amazon Prime Video Canada. By Pahull Bains Date February 27, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter Netflix Canada Self MadeThis limited series tells the true story of Madam CJ Walker, America’s first female self-made millionaire. The African-American entrepreneur made her fortune with a haircare company, overcoming post-slavery racial and gender
Ready for a startling statistic? According to the American Chiropractic Association, 80 percent of the population will experience back pain at some point in their lives. The lower-back is commonly plagued (if you’ve ever cursed at your desk chair, you know firsthand), but it’s not the only area of the back that’s deemed with discomfort.
Dawn Dunning is a former actress and one of six women who testified that Harvey Weinstein raped or sexually assaulted them. She took the stand on January 29 to describe, in harrowing detail, how the once mighty Hollywood mogul attacked her in a hotel room fifteen years ago. A few weeks later, she said he
I remember where I was standing. It was May 2006, and I was attending a book publishing convention when I felt the splash of hot coffee on my calves. And I remember what I was wearing: a Chloé prancing-horse skirt I’d purchased on a financially delusional whim five years prior. This was an item deeply
Photo by Rosdiana Ciaravolo/Getty Images#WeTheNorth. By Maddison Glendinning Date February 24, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter On Saturday evening, Philipp Plein staged his F/W20 runway show at Milan Fashion Week and a few familiar faces caught our eye as two Canadians were featured on the catwalk: Gigi Gorgeous and Maye Musk. Musk, 71, was the first to
The year may be over, but depending on your employer’s policies, you may still be able to use the remaining funds from your 2019 flexible spending account (FSA). Some companies offer a grace period in which employees can incur new expenses until March 15, instead of forfeiting any money that was left in the account
Tayla Parx knows a thing or two about versatility in the entertainment industry. As an adolescent she starred as Inez in 2007’s Hairspray and has recently written songs with the likes of Janelle Monáe, Florida Georgia Line, and Normani. In the latest episode of ELLE’s Song Association, Parx talks about her debut album We Need
Image courtesy DieselEach item produced for the Diesel Upcycled capsule will come with a QR code that reveals the source of the various “ingredients” used in its creation. By Pahull Bains Date February 26, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter At his brand’s Milan flagship store during fashion week, Diesel founder Renzo Rosso announced the launch of a
For as long as I can remember, I have hated working out. It took me years to realize how much exercising helped clear my head, and how much stronger it made me feel and look. When I learned in my psychology classes that regular exercise can also help manage depression and anxiety, I knew it
When Andrew Yang suspended his presidential campaign, one marked by an extremely online presence, Kateri Ransom went in a different direction. She turned to books. Before this year’s election, 27-year-old Ransom was never really into politics. Growing up in Modesto, California, she lived in a relatively conservative household and watched Fox News with her dad.
In search of bold eyes to cure your seasonal blues? Hoping to pass the time until a second season of your favorite HBO drama? Meet Glossier’s first product launch of the decade: Skywash, a new sheer matte lid tint guaranteed to provide that elusive pop. The latest release is available today in seven different shades.
Lana Condor is not Lara Jean Covey. She might share the same face, voice, and (platonic) love for Noah Centineo, but she stays true to herself. With the bubbly energy of the child star she isn’t, her contagious positivity is instantly reassuring—and she’s generous to a fault. She really wants to talk about her love
Most people say it’s your footwear that is the first thing people fix their eyes on – but we’d argue, given it’s location on the body, it’s your hair. And, unlike a subpar pair of brogues or some battered white leather sneakers, you can’t easily slip out of a questionable hairstyle. With that in mind,
Image courtesy Ellie Mae100% of the profits from each sale will go to Kids Help Phone. By Pahull Bains Date February 26, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter For the second consecutive year, Toronto brand Ellie Mae has partnered with Kids Help Phone—Canada’s only 24/7 national service offering confidential professional counselling, information, referrals and text-based support for young
Wouldn’t it be nice to just see a cookie as food? That’s what Dr. Antonie Post, a nutrition scientist, was thinking when baking cookies one day. She has always loved baking, but not healthy baking, so as a nutrition scientist who’s always been into healthy eating and food as medicine, she used to feel pretty
Kate Middleton started this week’s engagements wearing sparkly Jimmy Choo high heels at the Dear Evan Hansen performance she watched with Prince William last night. That was fun and glitzy for a night at the theatre, but when it comes to sports events, Kate chooses much more comfy shoes. This morning, the Duchess of Cambridge
Is it the sparkly purple halter-back jumpsuit Selena Quintanilla Perez wore to her very last performance at the 1995 Houston Rodeo that immediately comes to mind when you mention the late Latin singer’s name? Or maybe it’s the matching white embellished bustier and high waisted pants or her glistening 1994 Grammy Award gown? From her
Photograph courtesy of ImaxtreeHear us out… By Maddison Glendinning Date February 25, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter If you’re a blonde, or you’ve ever dabbled with a lighter hair colour, you’ll know just how important a purple shampoo is. Designed to help minimize discolouration, purple shampoo is somewhat of a lifesaver in between salon visits. But, as
(Photo: Getty Images; Illustration: Maegan Fidelino) Update: On February 20, it was announced that Victoria’s Secret had been sold. The company, which has been under the ownership of L Brands since 1982, was acquired by Sycamore Partners, a private equity firm. Per Fashionista, Sycamore acquired 55% of the $1.1 billion business. In addition to the
Matcha, once an obscure health food staple, has most likely made its way onto the menu at your favorite coffee shop by now. For those who are unfamiliar, matcha is essentially green tea powder that contains up to 10 times the caffeine of traditional green tea. There are two major types of matcha, ceremonial grade
Eric Reads The News is a daily humor column which skewers politics, pop culture, celebrity, shade, and schadenfreude. . Seven of the remaining Democratic candidates for president descend upon Charleston, South Carolina tonight to once again hash out their plans for America, to point out their ideological differences, and, most importantly, to fight each other
Everyone has different priorities when it comes to skincare, whether it be to smooth lines or get rid of dark spots. Regardless of what yours are, there’s one versatile ingredient you’ll likely want to add to your routine. In the video above, we give you the lowdown on peptides, a powerhouse ingredient lauded for its
Stephane Cardinale – CorbisGetty Images Feminist statements have become the cornerstone of Maria Grazia Chiuri’s collections. A hallmark of her debut collection as Dior’s first female artistic director in 2016 was a plain white T-shirt with the words, “We Should All Be Feminists” written across the chest (later worn by celebrities Rihanna and Natalie Portman—it