Prospere Magazine Celebrates (Re)Launch

Cynthia Cheng While we had our first official issue over a year ago, Prospere Magazine never held a launch party.  This changed on Wednesday, June 17 when people braved the inclimate weather to come to our event at the Pantages Hotel, Toronto Centre.  The event, organized by JK Lifestyle, was held in on the third […]

Bridal bliss, without breaking the bank, Part I

Leah Andrew According to the annual “What’s on Brides’ Minds” survey, conducted by Infosurv, Inc. for David’s Bridal, 75% of brides-to-be admit that they will have to make adjustments to their wedding budget as a result of the economic climate. About one quarter plan to cut their budget in half and one in ten said […]

Swanky House Party Helps Kick off Show House

Cynthia Cheng The Junior League of Toronto (JLT) Showhouse, which opened on Friday, May 8,  kicked off with HOUSE PARTY, the evening before its opening.  Held in a tent at the Estates of Sunnybrook, behind the Showhouse venue, McLean House,  the evening celebrated Showhouse’s designers and volunteers, all of whom put in a great deal of work […]

The Science of Partying at the Innovators' Ball

Cynthia Cheng On April 30, 2009, some 800 people joined honourary co-chairs, Ben Mulroney and his wife, Jessica Brownstein at the Ontario Science Centre  for the LG Innovators’ Ball to raise money for its community access and outreach programs.  The event, nicknamed “Femme Fatale” and inspired by the new exhibit, The Science of Spying, was attended by a […]

LG Innovators' Ball: April 30, 2009

Nicole and Jenna having fun at the party! The LG Innovators’ Ball was held at the Ontario Science Centre on April 30, 2009.  A more detailed piece on the event will be posted in the next issue of Prospere Magazine, out May 12, 2009.

Confessions of a Party-Going Shopper

Cynthia Cheng Guest getting her make-up done before a photo shoot Confessions of a Shopaholic opened in theatres across North America on Friday, February 13.  To celebrate its premiere, an party thrown by Hey Do You was held at the Fifth Social Club in Toronto the day before.  Over 225 people attended the fun-filled night getting glammed […]

Flapper Chic and Dapper Gents: The Society Does the 1920s

Cynthia Cheng Imagine stepping into a time machine and being transported to the Jazz Age. The guests at The Society Toronto’s Daisy Buchannan Affair did just that on August 14, 2008. The Royal Canadian Yacht Club’s French Colonial style architecture provided a perfect setting for the event. The light drizzle did not ruin the event […]

Positive Fabulous Women Networking Event

Positive Fabulous Women held its first networking mingler on June 26, 2008 at Peridot Resto Lounge (81 Bloor Street East). All the women who attended were extremely accomplished, with a wide range of careers, including public relations, life coaching and financial services. Like other networking events, this one started off with people mingling about, introducing […]