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2015’s Most Promising Fashion Faces

While 2014 has officially passed, last year saw a number of new faces in the fashion industry who showed promise for the new year. Fashion excites, especially in the form of fresh new talent, so we’ve put together a list of the most talented fashion figures to watch out for in the new year. From coast to …

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Photo taken by Amanda Skrabucha

No pants? No Problem. You won’t need them for No Pants Subway Ride

Mizuki Hagegawa was simply minding his own business on a TTC subway train on Jan. 11 when he suddenly realized that people around him were no longer wearing pants. “I don’t believe it,” he said. “(This would) be a big problem in Japan. It’s kind of like sexual terrorism.” Hagegawa is new to Toronto, having only been …

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Photos by Amanda Skrabucha and Andrea Vacl (left to right).

Winter Street Style: Toronto vs. Ottawa

It’s officially winter and here in Canada, it can be hard to stay stylish and warm at the same time. CanCulture wanted to know what Canadians are stepping out in on these cold days. So, two CanCulture photographers went out on the streets of Toronto, a fashion capital, and Ottawa, the country’s capital, to talk …

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Photo by Ebony-Renee Baker.

Brandy Melville: A one-size barrier to self-esteem

After Miss Canada crowned a five-foot-five, 115 lb., self-titled tomboy in 1961, The Toronto Star wrote that 18-year-old Iris Thurlwell had a “near-perfect figure.” Upon her win, Thurwell became a role model for Canadian girls and young women, embodying the healthy image of the average North American girl. Fast-forward 40 years, today’s face of beauty is …

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