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Interview: Janice Liu from Shoppalu

Shoppalu is heaven for the vintage clothing lovers out there, especially for those who aren’t too keen on rummaging through trunks at flea markets or thrift stores. The online vintage store http://www.shoppalu.com was launch during 2011 and allows customers to … Continue reading

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Wardell Agencies: Interview with Rachel Wardell

Last week, DITC headed out to the FX building to get an inside perspective on Wardell Agencies, an established and well-respected wholesale clothing agency that has been in business for over 40 years. For the scoop on this successful agency … Continue reading

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Interview with Miriam Alden from Brunette Showroom

Last week DITC had the pleasure of sitting down with Miriam Alden, owner of Brunette Showroom, to find out more about her company, how she got her start and what it takes to make it in the industry. With Brunette Showroom’s second … Continue reading

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Designer Behind the Dress

Even those that didn’t bound out of bed at 4 in the morning to wait with bated breath for a glimpse of Kate Middleton’s wedding dress, know of Sarah Burton by now. She has become a household name after being … Continue reading

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The Lady Behind Jacqueline Conoir

We were blessed to have spent the day with the renowned RozeMarie Cuevas, owner and designer of Vancouver’s very own Jacqueline Connoir. RozeMarie grew up in both Vancouver and Paris, where she attended school at  ESMOD. With her natural sewing ability … Continue reading

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Je t’aime Coco!

One of the first women to revolutionize the way women wear clothes was French-born Coco Chanel. Her house of Chanel, still around today, began humbly in 1910 as a modiste specializing in millinery. Assuming we all know the gist of the … Continue reading

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“Changing the world, one life-makeover at a time.”

At LaFemme, we love female entrepreneurs. We especially love when those female entrepreneurs create charitable foundations dedicated to women’s communal self-esteem. When we heard about Caroline MacGillivray’s Beauty Night benefit and associated non-profit, we knew we were about to meet … Continue reading

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