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    (London) CAISA Fashion Show

    As some of you might know, I am a University of Western Ontario grad, class of ’04. During my time there, I helped produce 2 fashion shows and one of them being CAISA. Well they are back and at it this year and doing a massive call for partners, supporters and talent. CAISA (Canadian Asian International Student’s Association) Fashion Show, the largest student run charity fashion shows across Ontario. Our focus is to fundraise for the Children’s Health Foundation, an organization which commits its efforts to giving children their rightful chance at a healthy life.  This year is our 13thanniversary for which we have set a goal of raising $20, 000…

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    In the Biz: Trudi Loren

    In the Biz with Trudi Loren Trudi is the ‘nose’ that is responsible for creating some of your favorite perfumes. She is currently the VP, Corporate Fragrance Development at The Estee Lauder Companies. Not only did she take the time to answer these questions for me but also for Yale’s paper on scent marketing. Trudi is gracious, beautiful and a true inspiration!  City you live in: Part time Manhattan and part time in New Jersey If there was a theme song in your life, it would be: as kitsch as it sounds “My Way”. I have been able to blend a career and family; live in Asia, Europe and the US and…

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    Elizabeth Arden

    Florence Nightingale Graham (December 31, 1884 – October 18, 1966), who went by the business name Elizabeth Arden, was a Canadian businesswoman who built a cosmetics empire in the United States. At the peak of her career, she was one of the wealthiest women in the world. 100 years later in 1984, I was born.  26 years after that, I am going to be her parallel… Also hailing from Toronto to NYC to start my own makeup business. I need all the help I can get so I can tell my story in 2066.  I will be 82 then…with a legacy of my own. I’m determined to create something out of this…

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    (T.O.) More FOOD! Gourmet Food & Wine Expo

    I took a lot of pics… and I like making you hungry ha ha ha. So let the drooling begin in 4, 3, 2… Delicious Macarons from Ruelo Patisserie… so many delicious flavors; from rose lychee raspberry to wasabi grapefruit. They even have balsamic vinegar one! Appleton was there! Shout outs to the Jamaican that stole my heart 😉 mmm sooo GOOD! I never seen cheese look so pretty! Just relax and have some wine… There was an abundance of sushi I like the shape of the bottles! I’m a nerd. Sue me. These guys were also offering lots of different kinds of food! Dear Ruelo Patisserie, I will try ALL of…

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