Style Dossier - May 17

Fashion News

* Stylist Brittanee Tomkow got the top job as Southgate Centre’s newest stylist. She won the highly watched Stylist Competition.
* Society for Rational Dress is now stocked on the shelves of Shades of Grey Boutique. This line features structural contrast from billowy fabrics  to draping forms often accented with Grassini’s metal and leather works.
* The bold colours of LA-based Naven arrived at Coup {Garment Boutique}. You’ll love the edgy take on classics; it’s been flirty and sophisticated.
* Smoking Lily is now available at Meese in St. Albert. (fashion fact: Sessa designer, Tressa Heckbert, did her practicum at Smoking Lily - it's where she learned how to create prints)
* TK Clothing launched a new website dishing on trends and styling tips.
* The B-Insider is The Bay’s new fashion website with blog postings, event listings, behind the scenes looks at photoshoots and style lists.

Fashionable Happenings

* Refinery + Warhol = Factory Party! Get your tickets to the upcoming Refinery Party at the Art Gallery of Alberta. The stylish event takes place Saturday, June 4. Tickets on sale.
* Meet the designer behind the jewelry at the Joanna Bisley Trunk Show at My Filosophy on Saturday, May 28 from 1pm-5pm.
* Eat, sip and be fashionable in your Sunday best at High Tea; a unique event to raise funds for STARS Air Ambulance & the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation. Held at d'Lish Urban Kitchen and Wine Bar, this event features My Filosophy, Headcase Hats and Joanna Bisley Jewelry. High Tea will be served on Sunday, May 29. Buy your tickets.
* The GalApollo Costume Party complete with live music and art gets stylish on Saturday, June 4 at Latitude 53.

Steals, Deals & Sales

* Bring some clothes to donate to Chimo Youth Retreat Centre and you’ll receive 20% off all accessories for the month of May at Black & Bold.
* It’s the Half-Price event at Blu’s. Great brand name buys with dresses ($69), spring coats ($119), great tops ($49) and more. Sale ends Sunday, May 22.

* images via Anna Selezneva by Mariano Vivanco for Vogue Russia, June 2011 via Fashion Gone Rogue}