Fall Preview – Pressdays at Lotus Leaf Communications

A week ago, I had the chance to take a sneak peek at what brands represented by Lotus Leaf have in store for Fall 2013. Lotus Leaf Communications is a lifestyle PR agency, and they opened their showroom to the media to preview fall offerings from brands like Dr. Martens, GUESS, Roxy, Fossil and more. Watch the video below to see some of the fall collections. Before heading into the preview, they snapped a photo and guests could enjoy a macaroon or cupcake from Frost Toronto. Afterwards, I was sucked into fall with GUESS‘ Fall 2013 collection. With jeans in rich colours and metallics, this fall seems to continue with last season’s embellished denim trends. I fell in love with Dr. Marten’s fall 2013 collection. In rich shades of aubergine, and classic neutrals, the collection took on new forms with heeled incarnations. Fabrics seemed to be a strong focus in… View Full Post


Everyone can remember their first love. And everyone can remember their first pair of Dr. Martens. On February 8, Dr. Martens launched the second part of their campaign: FIRST LOVE, at their flagship Queen West store. The event featured a photography and film exhibit, showing the FIRST LOVE film, which featured¬†models Agyness Deyn and Ash Stymest. This time, bloggers didn’t just attend the event, they also participated in the photography exhibit. Images from bloggers included Marcus Troy, Beckerman Bite Plate, A Haute Mess, Chick Advisor, Corduroy, f-list, Fashionights, FASHIONOTES, Final Fashion, Freshly Educated Men, Jay Strut, Lainey Gossip, Little Fashionisto, PinkMafia, Proprpostur, She Does The City, Style Blog, Textstyles, The Anthology, The F Word Online, Toronto Is Fashion, Truth of a Liar, and Urbanebloc.¬† Little Fashionisto & Jay Strut. MTV’s Sharlene Chiu & Aliya Jasmine. Guests also got a preview of Dr. Marten’s SS 2012 collection, which included classic styles… View Full Post