On Chinese Wedding Traditions

Cynthia Cheng I like criticizing and commenting on weddings. Sometimes, to the point that I think I should be on the show, Four Weddings.  Of course, being on a reality show isn’t my cup of tea.  I want to be on television, but I also don’t want do subject myself to anything that may be seen […]

Alberta Fashion Week Designers, Part II

Prospere Magazine spoke with three more designers this week, including: Jessica Halabi: After graduating from Marvel College College’s ultra-competitive Fashion Design and Apparel program, this Edmonton native’s first collection was for Spring/Summer 2007.  Jessica’s style is self-described as “edgy elegant,” and is cut to be form-fitting, showing off the wearer’s curves. Her wearers reflect that, […]

Alberta Fashion Week: On Until October 10

The following designers are three of many who will be participating this year’s Alberta Fashion Week, which started yesterday: Camille Prins (Dutch Blonde):  A graduate of the fashion program in Toronto’s George Brown College and former Project Runway Canada (Season 2) contestant, Camille launched her line, Dutch Blonde in 2008.  The name was inspired by […]

Bohemian’s the Thing for Sarah Shell of 442 McAdam

Bag designer, Sarah Shell of 442 McAdam (pronounced four-four-two and based on her grandparents’ address) did not originally study fashion.  In fact, her undergraduate degree from McGill University in Montreal, is in biology.  After undergrad, Sarah left for New York to go to fashion school at Parsons.  Post-Parsons, Sarah worked in men’s fashion for Club Monaco and was […]