Hermès Carré Club Comes to Toronto

Hermès Toronto paid tribute to the beloved silk square by hosting the Hermès Carré Club on Bloor Street . Scarf designers flown from Paris made live sketches, graffiti and block prints and gifted them to the guests to take it back as souvenirs.

Christian Dior Exhibit at the Royal Ontario Museum (Video)

I had the pleasure of attending ROM’s original exhibition, Christian Dior, presented by Holt Renfrew to celebrate the house’s 70th anniversary.  Holt Renfrew was the first store in Canada to carry Christian Dior in its stores. Curated by Dr. Alexandra Palmer, the exhibition Dior features a selection of breath-taking designs from daytime to evening wear , rich…

I entered TFI as a designer & came out as an Entrepreneur

I launched my handbag label “Garéma” in the fall of 2015, as a new Canadian resident I had limited understanding of the Canadian fashion market and restricted access to information.  Fashion Your Future (FYF), an extensive accessory business boot camp program, developed by the Toronto Fashion Incubator’s (TFI), opened up a world of resources to…

It’s Your Time Now…

Do you look at someone else’s picture or Video or Career highlights and think to yourself that Oh, I wanted to be that person too long time ago? Do you think about those childhood dreams of being a cook, a guitarist, a flight attendant, a makeup artiste, an actress, a model or a ballet dancer…

The Instagram Filter on my Life

As I scroll through my instagram, constantly refreshing the page to see the latest and most unique posts on my news feed, I realize how hard it is to keep up with the changing times and fast fashion and even faster changing trends. It is overwhelming sometimes to see so much fresh and unique content…

Swarovski x CAFA Nominee Dinner for Garéma

I was first introduced to #Swarovski almost 20 years ago when my little sister ( @aeteedesigns ) bought her very first Swarovski crystals to iron them onto her jeans and she was super excited and I was amazed by how cool that was. Today , I am so blessed and honoured to have been recognised…

CAFA x The Kit Connect Conference

Watch The Kit Connect Conference Video by Travellinginstyle. I had the opportunity to attend The Kit Connect Conference—held in partnership with the Canadian Art & Fashion Awards  on Wednesday April 5th 2017. The conference was a full day career series which was strategically divided into various segments for understanding and reflecting on various areas of fashion….