Divers/Cité’s 20th Anniversary Celebration: The PhotosBy Robert Doyle | Aug 11There are rain dances and sun dances and dances of sheer exultation - and every kind of dance was on display for Divers/Cité’s 20th birthday party in Vieux Montreal.
Divers/Cité Celebrates 20th Birthday in Vieux MontrealBy Mark Thompson | Aug 9Founded in 1993 on the principles of diversity, solidarity, and openness, Divers/Cité is one of the most beloved of Montreal’s forty annual festivals, a multi-day LGBT music and arts festival with more than fifty hours of free music and performance...
Bold, Brash, and Buzzworthy: Montreal’s 12th Annual Festival of Fashion & DesignBy Robert Doyle | Aug 12The splendid parade of boldly visionary ensembles that stalked the catwalk at Montreal’s 12th annual Festival of Fashion & Design was a choreographic homage to our fashion-obsessed world - and a resplendent testament to Montreal style.
Mumbai’s Fashion Week Revels in Cut and ColorAug 23India’s cultural capital of Mumbai, in the thick of the fashion world with Lakme Fashion Week, wrapped up five days of runway presentations.
Montreal Pride Welcomes "Queer Of the Year" FinalistsAug 16Whether you’re looking for a summer thrill or to get down by watching stiff competition go at it, Montréal is calling you. Five "Queer of the Year" 2012 finalists are coming to town to snatch that crown. It’s that time of queer agai...
Fashion Afternoon Tea at The LanesboroughSep 14The Lanesborough, London’s foremost address, has teamed up with acclaimed fashion house heidi klein to host a luxurious Fashion afternoon tea.
"Fifty Shades of Grey" Snares Fashion WorldBy LEANNE ITALIE | Aug 27Stuart Weitzman and Marc New York have Grey-struck campaigns in the fat September issues of fashion magazines, the former touting black stilettos and high, Anastasia Steele-worthy boots called "Fifty Fifty."
Abercrombie & Fitch Struggles to EvolveSep 1Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is struggling to sell its preppy jeans and T-shirts at a time when fashion trends are shifting.
Iraqi-Born Fashion Designer to Open Boston Fashion WeekAug 28Back Bay Resident, Firas Yousif, designer/owner of Firas Yousif Originals, on the first block of Newbury Street, has been selected to open this year’s Boston Fashion Week 2012.
Montreal Crowns First Female Queer of the Year Contest WinnerAug 31Ivette Gonzalez-Ale of Brooklyn, New York won the ultimate title after surviving three weeks of caught-on-tape competition with four other competitors.
For the Love of MontrealBy Mark Thompson | Sep 11If you look at a map of Montreal, you’ll notice that the city is shaped like a pair of lips and it’s fitting that the Tourism Montreal logo, which visitors see all over the city, replaces the O in Montreal with a red-lipsticked kiss.
Open Door Clinic @ St. Andrews Golf & Country Club :: April 12, 2014In West Chicago at St. Andrews Golf & Country Club, Open Door Clinic held a fundraising dinner with guest speaker Olympic gold medalist Greg Louganis. The HIV/AIDS focused clinic has been in operation since 1977 and has two locations in Elgin and Auro...
Sunday Fun Day :: April 6, 2014It was "Sunday Fun Day" this past weekend, as the weather started changing, local performer Miss Foozie invited friends to don wigs, and attendees sang along to show tunes.
Berlin Nightclub :: March 22, 2014Berlin Nightclub hosted "RuPaul’s Drag Race" contestants Detox and DiDa Ritz along with local drag performers for a great night of fun.