Penpals – Sabrina Maddeaux

Penpals is a column where our friends in the media write us a letter and fill in some blanks. Today’s penpal is Sabrina Maddeaux, a fashion and design writer at NOW Magazine.  ——————————————— Dear Clutch, In the beginning I wanted to be a first amendment lawyer. But then I deferred my law school acceptance and…

#manimonday

This #manimonday we’re all about Spring colours. It was too hard to pick just one,  so we did some water marbling with a few of our favs. Here are the steps: 1.  Fill a cup with room temperature water. 2. Hovering just above the water, drop chosen nail polish colours into the cup. 3. Take…

Pinteresting

Wardrobe Updates In support of spring, it’s all about Steve Madden slip on sneakers. The combination of faux snake skin and flat studs, create a brilliantly urban and chic shoe. For the day-to-day or even in the evening to catch-up with friends or to go dancing, go Eros or go home. Next, it’s all about…

Fatties

It’s 420. Let’s talk munchies   You know the feeling, that “I must munch now” feeling. Whether or not you participate in Toronto’s slew of 420 events, we all munch at one time or another. As you know, we love to eat. Here are a few of our thoughts on munchies. For munchies planned in advance:…

Invite: Tapped Out

April 24: Please join us for an advanced screening of Tapped Out  We’d like to have you come out to this free screening of Tapped Out. If you’d like to attend, please email Danielle Morgan at dmorgan@clutchpr.com The movie stars Canadian Cody Hackman and UFC champs Anderson Silva & Lyota Machida. Date: Thursday, April 24,…

Namaste B*tches

People often ask PRs, entrepreneurs, working men and women of all types, ‘How do you juggle it all?” “How do you do everything?” The truth is we don’t do it all. We do what we can and reserve the rest for ourselves, our friends and our families. We strive for some of that elusive ‘balance’…

Media Accrediation: SheDot Festival

Media Accreditation for SheDot Festival now available Media accreditation to cover SheDot and Gala is available online now April 14, 2014, TORONTO –  SheDot Festival launches its inaugural festivalMay 1-4, 2014 as Canada’s first and only festival showcasing all female comedians. The festival is stationed at Comedy Bar (945 Bloor St W). Media accreditation is now available on the SheDot website. Accredited media…

what’s the buzz?

  The Toronto Raptors are going to the playoffs for the first time since 2008. Although the Raptors have yet to release specifics regarding their re-branding efforts, the organization announced via instagram that they will be bringing back their original, purple “Dino” jerseys for select games during the 2014-15 season. The throwback uniforms will coincide with the organization’s…

Welcome!

Welcome to Penguin & Rhino!   This blog came about because we’re a group of PR professionals who often get invited to events, openings, launches, film premieres and other fun things. We sometimes learn about happenings around town ahead of others. So we thought – why not blog about them?   Penguin & Rhino is…

#manimonday

  Every Monday the ClutchPR gang takes pause to indulge in some nail art. Why? Because it’s fun, it lets us unwind and gets the creative juices flowing. Plus, we’re embracing nail art while it’s still on trend. Posts include inspiration, nail care tips and our crazy creations. This week we’re inspired by Easter. Here’s what we found and our attempt at it. Are…

#powerwives

Daniela Syrovy- Founder ClutchPR – Power Wife    Daniela Syrovy was featured on the cover of Toronto Life in November of 2013. The headline was ‘Powerwives and Their House Husbands.” It took a little getting used to and she wants the world to know that it’s actually her husband who deserves all the recognition. She’s decided…

Buy Art Not Kids Twitter Party

Join CBC News Toronto’s Anne-Marie Mediwake, BANK & Ratanak International for a Twitter party TODAY Human trafficking is a $32 billion industry. Join @AnneMarieCBC, @BuyArtNotKids & @RatanakINT to talk about how to end child sex trafficking, kids’ art, favourite artists and styles and much more When: March 20, 2014 at 9:00 pm EST
 Where: #BuyArtNotKids
 Why:…

Hot Docs ’14

Hot Docs ’14: Two world premieres on the ClutchPR slate   Mugshot Directed by Dennis Mohr Language: English (Canada) Mugshot is a feature documentary directed by Dennis Mohr investigating the cultural significance of the mug shot.  Originally a law enforcement tool, the mug shot has deviated from its fundamental purpose as a source of criminal identification. It…