Monthly Archives: September 2012

Always True To You, In Her Fashion

The cyclical nature of fashion trends is responsible for a resurgence in the deeper shapes and larger scale of some eyewear arriving at our stores.  These new proportions may not exceed, but are reminiscent of those typified in the 1980’s … Continue reading

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Exquisite Visuals

English Canadians  will have an opportunity to view  Xavier Dolan’s  latest film this September at the Toronto International Film Festival.  Programmer Steve Gravestock suggests that “Laurence Anyways emerges as possibly the most audacious and searing meditation on love and sexuality ever … Continue reading

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The Sight of the Stars

  “For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream”.   –Vincent Van Gogh

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Peggy May Have Approved

New York socialite Peggy Guggenheim was instrumental in the promotion of International Modernism.  Within a decade she amassed an impressive collection of Surrealist, Kinetic and Abstract Expressionist art.  Her circle of influence included the likes of Man Ray, Alexander Calder … Continue reading

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