Lunetterie Générale: First Canadian Luxury Eyewear Brand

Concept Store Lunetterie Générale – Sherbrooke (QC)

Unique in North America, Lunetterie Générale is the first Canadian luxury eyewear brand. Since its beginning in 2013 and after years of development, Lunetterie Générale has just launched its first collection featuring noble materials and modern designs.

The Spring-Summer 2017 collection is the result of a unique collaboration with the best Japanese craftsmen. This limited edition collection is inspired by the art deco movement characterized by order, color and geometry.

Bon Vivant RX Coffee (price: 475$)

We wanted to interpret some retro graphic elements by renewing them and incorporating noble materials and more modern engineering” said co-founder Julien Couture. Lunetterie Générale frames combine Canadian and international wood, acetate and high quality Japanese titanium.

This summer, dare to wear retro touch and colored sunglasses! Whatever your style, here are 3 choices to try…

Bon Vivant Smoked Crystal Green (price: 495$)

Medium Rare Smoked Black (price: 615$)

Le Vault Black Grey Tortoise (price: 615$)

Lunetterie Générale products are available at Alain Assedo Opticien, Vu, Tris Coffin, Boutique Valerie Simon and Globe Vision. For more information and online shopping visit Lunetterie Générale website.

COS 10th Anniversary Capsule Collection

Since its beginning in 2007 at London based boutique on Regent Street, COS offers high-quality collections of wardrobe essentials featuring modern, minimalist and tactile design. After several years of international expanding, the Swedish brand opened its doors in Montreal in Fall 2015.

To honor its 10th anniversary, COS launches on March 24th a limited worldwide capsule collection influenced by art and Japanese design. This collection features 10 garments  for women, men and children created in puzzle style. These methods create a refined collection with slumped volumes and rectilinear silhouettes.

The collection is designed with lightweight cotton and technical polyester fabrics in a minimalist palette of sand and white. Just in time for Spring!

COS

1310 Ste-Catherine W, Montreal

Suitsupply Montreal Store Grand Opening

Suitsupply Montreal Store – Photo Credit: Suitsupply

Founded in 2000 by Fokke de Jong in Amsterdam, this Dutch company specialized in crafted men’s tailoring has since grown to over 80 international stores. As a member of the Fair Wear Foundation, Suitsupply is not involved in exploitation of child labour.

After Toronto, Suitsupply opens its second store in the heart of downtown Montreal. Grand Opening cocktail was held on Thursday, March 2nd with la crème of Montreal fashion bloggers and aficionado. This drink-filled evening was lively by Dj Bart Thimbles coming straight from Amsterdam for the occasion.

Suitsupply Montréal Store – Photo Credit: Pamela Lajeunesse

Also known for its sexist photography and ad campaigns, the company is trying to improve his image by being less provocative. Let’s have a look at Beach Boys Spring/Summer 2017 collection, hot days are coming earlier this year….
Suitsupply
2152 De La Montagne Street, Montreal

The Petites by Coton Mouton

Coton Mouton Les Petites Black Doll

Coton Mouton recently launched a new dolls collection in collaboration with local designers such as Denis Gagnon, Helmer, Marie Saint Pierre and many more. The designers were asked to choose their favorite piece for scaling down to doll size.

coton-mouton Les Petites designer doll

Aude Le Dubé, founder of Coton Mouton, decided to design her own line of cloth dolls made in Montreal while trying to find a doll for her two years old niece. After months of work and research, she launched a line of handmade decorative cushions and organic cloth dolls.

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In addition to the designers clothes, a fall collection is also available and embraces the uniqueness of Canadian autumn with specific colors and textures. Visit the official website at cotonmouton.com to view the full collection.

Pajar Canada: Bootie Beach Party

La marque Pajar Canada nous a présenté sa nouvelle collection automne-hiver 2015 lors d’un cocktail ensoleillé aux Terrasses Bonsecours dans le Vieux Port de Montréal.

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C’est dans une ambiance festive et décontractée que nous avons eu le plaisir de voir défiler des mannequins vêtus de manteaux et accessoires Pajar Canada. L’hiver est à nos portes, profitez des derniers rayons de soleil et faites un tour en ligne au pajar.com pour découvrir les articles indispensables à vous procurez très bientôt!

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Crédit photo: Paméla Lajeunesse

Bon shopping 🙂

Kilani – Maroquinerie Made In Montreal

Nous avons eu le plaisir d’être conviées à l’Auberge Saint-Gabriel en mi-juillet pour le lancement de la première collection de maroquinerie haut de gamme du designer montréalais Wael Kilani.

Kilani collection

Les articles de la collection sont confectionnés de façon artisanale à Montréal à partir de cuir véritable de qualité supérieure et de suède de veau ultra fin directement importés d’Italie. Le designer propose une collection unisexe de sacs pratiques, élégants et intemporels. Les modèles de la collection sont disponibles en ligne au bykilani.com.

Bon shopping 🙂

Rouge à lèvres PURE COLOR ENVY MATTE

La collection de rouge à lèvres PURE COLOR ENVY MATTE de la marque Estée Lauder a été élaborée en collaboration avec le mannequin Joan Smalls et propose un éventail de 12 couleurs allant du orange vif au violet.

Pure Color Envy Matte Lipstick

Grâce à la technologie Advanced True Vision, la couleur est riche en pigment et la texture est ultra matifiante. Notre coup de cœur? La teinte Shameless Violet 🙂

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Shameless Violet – 34$

La collection PURE COLOR ENVY MATTE est disponible chez Holt Renfrew, La Baie, Sears et Sephora. Bon shopping !!

Burberry Brit Splash

Burberry Brit Splash (100 mL, 84$)

Burberry Brit Splash (100 mL, 84$)

Burberry Brit Splash est la nouvelle vague de fraîcheur pour homme de la collection Brit disponible depuis juin 2015. Après l’eau de toilette Brit Rhythm For Him, Burberry propose une fragrance estivale rafraîchissante aux notes aquatiques et aromatiques. Facile à porter sans être trop discrete, l’eau de toilette Burberry Brit Splash est la partenaire idéale pour la saison estivale!

Côté ingrédient, les notes de tête se composent d’un mélange sucré épicé avec le melon miel et le romarin soutenu en notes de coeur par une association florale de violette et de cyclamen. L’incontournable musc se retrouve en notes de fond accompagné d’une touche de mousse. Ce cocktail estivale tonique et frais est disponible à La Baie d’Hudson, Sears, Sephora, Pharmaprix, Murale, Jean Coutu, Nordstrom et les boutiques Burberry. Bon shopping 🙂

Dakar City of Birds by Selly Raby Kane

Selly Raby Kane is back with an eclectic wardrobe where birds and sea creatures, wool and basin, melt to create an androgynous and inspired collection! We fall in love with this colorful look which is the perfect reflection of the essence of her fall winter 2015 collection.

Selly Raby Kane

Photographer: Jean-Baptiste Joire

Styling: Selly Raby Kane

Makeup artist: Khady Niang

Model: Aida