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Photo taken by Layla Shioguchi

Mature Streetstyle: Toronto’s men in fashion

CanCulture hit the Toronto streets in search of some style-setting men. Browse through the gallery to find out how their sense has changed over the years as well as some styling tips. All photos taken by Layla Shioguchi   Layla Shioguchi is a regular contributor to CanCulture and studies media production at Ryerson University. This post was edited …

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Photo courtesy of Jordan de Ruiter

Play dress-up every day with Jordan de Ruiter

When Jordan de Ruiter started making her own clothing in high school, she had no idea that one day she’d have her own label. In fact, she admits that there was never a turning point where she thought that she would become a clothing designer, it just kind of happened. Slowly and organically she created …

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Getoutside on Queen Street West. Photo taken by Amanda Skrabucha

Sneakerheads on the rise in Canada

By definition, a sneakerhead is someone who collects a lot of sneakers. From Vancouver to Montreal, sneakers have become a large part of fashion and, for some, a lifestyle. According to trends expert Sarah Kelsey from Global’s The Morning Show, sneakers came into full popularity about 20 years ago with the hip-hop culture. Since then, …

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This Is Paradise Mural near Queen and Spadina

Is West Queen West the second coolest neighbourhood in the world?

Vogue’s definitive list of the world’s 15 coolest street style neighbourhoods would say so. Toronto comes ahead of world-class cities Singapore, Stockholm, Paris and Milan, to name a few. Understandably, Torontonians were quite surprised and proud to have been awarded this honour from the reigning bible of the fashion world. Vogue calls Queen Street West …

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The Heroic and The Villianous: Fan Expo Canada 2014

Numerous cosplayers displayed incredible creativity in their ensembles at Fan Expo Canada this year. Held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, this exciting four-day event (Aug. 28 to 31) garners in over 125,000 attendees. Fan Expo is the largest comic convention in Canada and the third largest in North America, showcasing some of the most …

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