The Recessionista’s Guide to Holidays

T.U. Dawood Did you ditch Holiday cards last year because of the Recession?  Are you dreading Secret Santas and holiday gift giving this year because your budget is just not what it used to be?  Have you not got yourself a special outfit to wear to the office Christmas party because it’s simply too much […]

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 […]

Boobyball 8: October 2, 2009

The Boobyball, hosted by The Society Toronto was held on October 2, 2009.  The event, which was in support of Rethink Breast Cancer, was an amazing success.  A more detailed piece about the event will be posted in the next issue of Prospere Magazine.

An Intimate Evening at Pink Schmooze 2

Cynthia Cheng Randy Tyrell’s Pink Schmooze 2 was held at Myth on the Danforth last week.  The event was a fundraiser to raise money for breast cancer research, a cause which has affected him greatly.  The party had good food, decent music, as well as grab bags at the very end. Keeping in the theme […]

Rethink Flappers and Rethink Pink: Rethink Romp 2009

Cynthia Cheng Rethink Breast Cancer held its annual Rethink Romp on Thursday, June 11.  Rethink is an organization which raises funds and awareness as well as supports younger women with breast cancer. Younger women (those under 50) have different issues than those who are older, including fertility, early menopause and financial implications.   The event was held on the top […]

Kanchi Sydney: Australian Based, Internationally Worn

Australian brand, Kanchi Sydney, headed by, Kanchi Williams has taken the world by storm over the past few years with her contemporary, distinctive designs.  The line, which launched three years ago, has not only been presented at Sydney’s Fashion Week since 2006, but was the first Australian-based line chosen to show in Shanghai in that […]

Breast Cancer Survivors Lift Spirits Through Community Service

Jill Buchner There was a time when breast cancer survivor Catherine Ebbs forgot how to laugh. But these days, she’s telling stories full of love and laughter to rooms full of women who need a little something to lift their spirits. Ebbs has made it her motto to “heal through love, laughter and giving back.” […]