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Judge The Book By Its Cover The feel and smell of a new book is intoxicating. The artwork that is now adorning their covers – examples of art + design at its finest! Here are 5 examples that will sell you on the story  just by their cover art, alone. With over 4 million Pinterest…

Fatties

Fall’s coming and it’s time to pack on your thermal winter coat, #fatties. And we’re not talking about buying a new leather jacket. There’s a reason we crave hearty, fattier foods during the coldest times of year. It’s your body’s way of telling you to prepare for the cold by adding on some extra insulation. With…

b current’s afteRock Plays

b current returns for its second annual afteRock PlaysCatherine Hernandez & Sébastien Heins bring new works to afteRock Plays  September 15, 2014, TORONTO – b current is excited to announce the line-up of its afteRock Plays, running October 10-25, 2014. b current invites audiences to discover culturally diverse talent at the 2nd annual event presenting shows that grew out…

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 Get Figgy With It  Figs. I can not get enough of them. On toast, with honey, cheese, bacon or greens – it is versatile and never disappoints. So in support of the fig, here are my top 5 pins that demonstrate just how yummy they are: With over 4 million Pinterest followers, Paula Coop McCrory is…

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  It’s day seven of TIFF. By this time in the festival you’ve likely got a routine down. It’s never too late to learn a few tricks of the trade, especially if they help you survive the rest of this busy season with grace, style and energey. After all, we can all get by with…

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  Dear ET Canada, Happy 10th birthday! In honour of this momentous anniversary of yours, we just wanted to say we love you because… You really have kept us entertained.   You shed light on just how cool Hollywood North was before the rest of the world was properly paying attention to us.   Your hosts…

#manimonday

Mani Monday folks, things are looking rather stud-ly on our end today. During the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) you need nails that accomplish three things: 1. Make a statement. 2. Are durable. 3. Communicate clearly we mean business. Don’t mess with us. We took a nice rounded nail and painted it with black shellac.…

#powerwives – TIFF Edition

#Powerwives is a bi-monthly column where we feature women who inspire us. Marital status is completely irrelevant. The title is inspired by our founders November 2013 Toronto Life cover story. This week’s #powerwife is Michèle Maheux. Michele Maheux is the Executive Director/COO of TIFF with a love of people, good wine, cooking, reading, hiking and any and all genre of film.…

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 Bill Murray  In celebration and support of Bill Murray, who now has his own day – which happens to be today, Sept 5 – I have put together 5 pins that capture his essence. Full of mischief, melancholy and infinite humor, here’s to you Mister Murray! xo   With over 4 million Pinterest followers, Paula Coop McCrory…

Namaste B*tches

The Cat’s Meow in Health Benefits When we’re trying to find ways to reduce stress, meditation and yoga come to mind pretty naturally. But did you know spending quality time with a furry friend also has stress relief and health benefits? That’s right. Benefits can include physical, mental and emotional improvements. Improve Your Mood Those…

#powerwives

#Powerwives is a bi-monthly column where we feature women who inspire us. Marital status is completely irrelevant. The title is inspired by our founders November 2013 Toronto Life cover story. This week’s #powerwife is Cheryl Hickey. Cheryl Hickey is the woman you go to every weeknight at 7:30 pm for your daily dose of celebrity and breaking news. The host of ET Canada…

#manimonday

Happy Mani Monday, nail art lovers. #TIFF14 is around the corner so we’re rather busy. But there’s no excuse for chipped, nasty ass nails. We’ve got a great #nailart hack for you. Two words: Sharpie marker. Paint on your favourite base colour, then draw on a design with your fave Sharpie. We recommend tracking down…

what’s the buzz

  It’s Friday and therefore officially the start of Labour Day Weekend. We will cherish this last gasp of Summer with all the sun and sangria we can handle, but we can’t help but get a little excited for what September has in store. Based on the excitement over the suspiciously early return of the Pumpkin Spice…

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Frame it. For me, eyewear come before shoes. When you are making a first impression, it’s your face that people see first – so have fun, be chic and pick a pair of frames that encapsulate all of whom you are. Here are my current top 5: With over 4 million Pinterest followers, Paula Coop…

Fatties

The long weekend is around the corner so we’re all abuzz about what we’ll be eating. Here are our top #nomnoms to enjoy over the Labour Day weekend: 1) There’s no denying the importance of The Ex this weekend. If you’re a Torontonian,  you know the CNE is something we all say we don’t want…