Style Dossier :: February 15

* All photos taken by the talented Nam. See more of his photos on his blog STREETFSN

Edmonton Fashion News

This breaks our hearts: enPrivado is closing. For six years, this store has brought the most beautiful shoes and accessories to Edmonton. The news is so sad; it’s hard to deliver the news of this crazy sale with any excitement.

Mousy Browns' hairstylists, Lauren Hughes and Kirsten Klontz, are styling the tresses of models at New York Fashion Week. 

Edmonton’s male fashion bloggers received a well-deserved story in the Edmonton Journal. Commit to reading these blogs: Style Guy by Jared, Marquis of Fashion & Fashion Blog Blogger (Mark & Matthew) and High Gloss White (Andrew).

Sephora opens at Kingsway Mall on Friday, February 17.

Erin Mongohan of The Vestiary delivered a great presentation of Edmonton’s fashion scene at the recent Pecha Kucha event. (Janis of Dress Me Dearly did a brilliant write-up.)

Edmonton Fashion Happenings

Give your closet a spring-cleaning with SWAPOPOLIS taking place Friday, February 17. Clothes have been collected for weeks! On Friday: show-up, pay $20 and receive one shopping bag to fill with new clothes.

The Metropolis Fashion Festival takes over Churchill Square this weekend (February 17-19): Handmade Mafia, designer trunk show and a jewelry making workshop.  

A vintage pop-up boutique with vintage treasures (clothing, shoes, jewelry and nic nacs) will open for two days only on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March. Event conveniently located next to Duchess Bakeshop (treasures and pastries!) Cash only.

The latest installment of the Refinery Late Night Art Party gives a fashionable nod to our grandmothers. Sewing the Heartland reminds us of the lives fashioned one stitch at a time. Event takes place on March 24; tickets go on sale to the public March 6; AGA members get first access to tickets on February 21.

Coup {Garment Boutique} and friends (DOTE Baby, So Pretty & glass.ful) will be selling some fabulous clothes and wares at amazing prices at a pop-up store. Details to come. Like Coup {Garment Boutique} on Facebook to catch all the details.

Mark your calendars: Western Canada Fashion Week Spring/Summer Collections 2012 will take place Thursday, March 29 to Thursday, April 5.

My Filosophy is hosting so many great events – Little Black Dress Party, Anniversary Party, ShowHome Parade Premier Party – we suggest you peruse all the fashionable parties here.