2012 marks the Toronto Fashion Incubator’s 25th celebratory year – a milestone achievement for this non-profit organization. As part of this year’s festivities – they decided to throw a huge fundraising gala, and invited the entire city to help celebrate. TFI25 took place at the Royal Ontario Museum on May 3 ~ where everyone was talking about the invitations.
David compels readers to consider “that the places we are now getting our fuel from are our most beautiful places. Think of Alaska, or…the miraculous Mississippi Delta and the Gulf…we couldn’t develop these coasts without the fuel that destroys them, and in getting the fuel we destroy the initial attraction of the places.”
Piola strives to spread its good word to cultures all over the world, not just by opening stores, but by unabashedly being itself. The company shares Italian values wherever it goes, yet takes inspiration from each community it finds itself in.
While many of us love the sounds of the city, too much noise can be distracting and annoying. Trucks, airplanes, sirens, leaf blowers and landscaping can stress us out.
This unconventional scent is bright and invigorating and took just over a year and a mere six incarnations to perfect.
photographer: Lindsey Drennen | stylist: Cindy Roemer | hair+makeup: Sheri Stroh of Plutino Group | art director + producer: Adriana Ermter | models: Thalia of Chantale Nadeau, Ty of Sutherland Models, Naro of Push