Evan Biddell Shopping Event: November 26, 2009

Season One Project Runway Canada winner, Evan Biddell (below, centre) held his “End of a Decade Sale” at Chasse Gardee on November 26, 2009. The event featured a window display by multimedia artist, Jol Thomson (see video above. Also pictured on the right below), whose show will be at the Gibsone Jessop Gallery in Toronto’s […]

FastLane Goes High Tech!

Cynthia Cheng FastLane had its recent networking event at Woo, an Asian buffet restaurant right in the heart of the city. Featured at the event was the return of HiTech Tattoos, previously a regular fix at FastLane.  As usual, they were there to personalize people’s mp3 players and phones.  With the theme being technology, there […]

Gorgeous Dresses Auctioned for a Great Cause

Cynthia Cheng The first dress auction Frocktail Party was held at the Burroughs Building on Queen and Bathurst on November 12, 2009.  Started by a group of friends who’ve known each other for years, the event, which consisted of a silent auction of dresses, supported the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).  The JDRF was created over 30 years ago […]

Pretty Jewellery Lands One in Handmade Heaven

Savithri Sastri Maileen Gan doesn’t want to look the same as everyone else.  That is why she loves handmade jewellery.  “I like that it is unique and that an artist put so much thought in to designing it,” said Gan, a business analyst in her twenties. One of her favourite pieces is a pair of […]

Masked at the GenNext Rouge Fundraiser

T.U. Dawood The United Way and its youth division GenNext held its annual Rouge fundraiser on Saturday, November 14 to great success.  Held at One King West, the sold out Masquerade Gala drew a crowd of twenty and thirty-somethings set to enjoy the red-hot music and people-watching. This is the seventh year of Rouge and all 800 […]

Frocktail Party: November 12, 2009

Gorgeous dresses and amazing drinks and nibblies were all just part of the event that was the Frocktail Party, which supported the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund.  Watch for more pictures and a detailed article out in our next issue!

The Arnold Party: Celebrating Business Contribution to the Arts

T.U. Dawood The Arnold Party, which is the after party to the Business for the Arts Awards, was held on October 29 at the newly unveiled Walker Court at the Art Gallery of Ontario.  This year’s recipient of the Arnold Edinborough Award for young professional who has contributed significantly as a volunteer in the arts […]

CityEvents Celebrates Halloween at the Gardiner

T.U. Dawood CityEvents had a jammin’ dance party on All Hollows Eve.  Titled Hollywood Glam Halloween Soiree and held at the fabulous Jamie Kennedy at the Gardiner Museum, the night brought out a guest list of over 300 high profile celebrities, television personalities and movie stars. Partygoers were in a cheerful mood and many went […]

The Mane Event Does Hair for Charity

Cynthia Cheng Lemonade made by elementary school aged boys The 12th annual Mane Event was held at two downtown (Solo Base in Yorkville and Lift Salon and Spa at Yonge and Adelaide) salons on Sunday, October 25.  The event, which was founded by Steve Roy 12 years ago, is to benefit Teresa Group, an organization which helps children affected […]

Sailing Away at Boobyball 8

Cynthia Cheng The eighth Boobyball, held to benefit Rethink Breast Cancer, an organization helping young people who are concerned or affected by the disease, occured at Toronto’s Atlantis on October 2, 2009.  Hosted by The Society Toronto for the second time, this year’s event featured a nautical-related theme. Though most people were dressed “glamorous casual,” there were […]