Editor Obsessions: ALEX AND ANI at Yorkdale and a last-minute holiday pop-up
ALEX AND ANI arrives at Yorkdale
Eco-conscious accessories brand ALEX AND ANI has opened the doors to its standalone store in Toronto’s Yorkdale mall today. It’s the first of two stores (the second being an outpost at Upper Canada Mall) and will carry the Charity by Design collection. The collection supports over 11 charitable organizations, with 20% of the purchase price going directly to charities to make a positive contribution to the world.
Quantum Coffee holiday pop-up
From today until Sunday, beloved Canadian handbag line Ela will be joined by a handful of other local brands like Province Apothecary and Crown Flora for a pop-up market just in time for the holidays. It goes down at the newly opened Quantum Coffee Company at 460 King street west in Toronto. See? There are some perks to leaving your holiday shopping up to the last minute. Check out the best holiday pop-up market in Toronto here.
Gigi Hadid is the new brand ambassador for Tommy Hilfiger
Things just keep getting better for Gigi! The model will design a capsule collection for the brand for Fall 2016, consisting of apparel, accessories and footwear as well as a signature fragrance. On what to expect from the collab, Gigi said: “There are styles that are really hippie-chic, styles that are sporty streetwear, and styles that are tomboy but girly; everyone’s is going to love a different part of it.” Is it fall yet?
Givenchy’s Spring 2016 campaign brings the love
Ricardo Tischi’s ethos of positive energy and good vibes is channeled in the Spring 2016 ad campaign for Givenchy. Featuring fresh faces (Isis Bataglia, Lexi Boling, Leila Goldkuhl, Kris Gottschalk, Imaan Hammam, Issa Lish, Lineisy Montero and Greta Varlese) and seasoned pros (Gemma Ward, Mariacarla Boscono, Lara Stone, Joan Smalls, Miranda Kerr and Iselin Steiro) in a series of images shot in lower Manhattan. It’s a dreamy sight, indeed.