Toronto-based brand Noir et Gris just released their Spring/Summer 2012 lookbook. The collection consists of silk and cotton blend L/S t-shirts, a sleeveless long cardigan, French Terry fabric lounge pant, a textured chiffon scarf, and of course their usual range of graphic t-shirts.
For more info: noirgris.com
Previously: Noir et Gris – Fall/Winter 2011
Toronto street wear brand Ambush Apparel recently launched their Spring/Summer 2012 collection entitled “The Sophomore” Collection. Sticking to what they know best, this season’s collection includes bright colours, interesting typography and bold designs. Watch the video (as seen above) or check out the photos below.
For more info: ambushapparel.com
Previously: Ambush Apparel: “City/Cut” Collection
The Toronto collective known as The Art of Reuse is set to launch their 6th “Interim” Thrift Boutique, this time in San Francisco. In preparation for their pop-up shop, they’ve release a short video (as seen above), as well as a detailed lookbook. If you’re unfamiliar with the concept, this talented group of fashion conscious entrepreneurs sift through old clothes and accessories, finding key items that can be re-styled and later re-sold at an affordable price.
Previously: Interim Women’s Shop
Toronto designer Anu Raina embraces her love of Toronto in her latest collection. The collection aims to capture parts of the city and expose them through an array of prints, colours, and design. We chose a few iconic pieces that represent T.O. including the “Skyline Blouse”, “Finch Jacket”, “Don Mills Dress”, “Yorkville Dress” and the “Skyline Dress”. We absolutely fell in love with her ‘Subway’ scarf!
The entire collection is available at Shopgirls Boutique: shopgirls.ca
Previously: Anu Raina – “Murano” S/S 2012
Toronto’s Clothing Brand Experiment (CBE) recently released their Spring Lookbook full of casual tees for both men and women, including: Ball, Duo, Classic, Slim, plus a Crew Neck sweater. The Spring line is mostly tonal in its colour palette of black, white, charcoal stripe and salt & pepper, with only one garment in navy and another in gold. Take a look at the photos below.
Here’s a look at the Nomad Spring Collection for 2012, featuring clothing and accessories from A.P.C, Junya Watanabe MAN, Engineered Garments, Levi’s LVC, Comme de Garçons PLAY, Wings + Horns, Robert Geller, Adam Kimmel, Filson, Makr & Gitman Bros Vintage.
Photography by Paolo Azarraga
For more about the collection: nomadshop.net
Here’s a behind the scenes look at The Legends League (Ideall Clothing) Spring/Summer 2012 Lookbook. You can expect to see this collection online and in select stores later this month.
Toronto: LiveStock | Vancouver: Livestock | Ottawa: NRML | Waterloo: Loop | Winnipeg: TUB
For more info: ideallclothing.com
Shout out to Reese!
Once again, Toronto label Outclass doesn’t disappoint with their new Spring/Summer collection. The line carries select items in limited quantities, and the quality is premium to say the least. The Spring/Summer release includes a royal blue work pant, linen Shirt, Herringbone linen scarf, natural denim jeans and leather belt with a striped Seersucker dress shirt. Take a look at some of the photos below to get a better idea of what Outclass is all about.
For more info: outclass.ca
Previously: Outclass – Autumn/Winter 2011
Toronto-based brand Ransom recently released another collaborative project with Adidas Originals called “The Dover” shoe for its 2012 spring/summer collection. This collection also includes “The Pier” made with light weight canvas (perfect for the beach) and “The Army Trainer Mid” featuring a vulcanized outsole and toe cap, along with a mono-chromatic upper and mix material construction of premium suede and soft calf leather.
For more info: ransomholdingco.com
Previously: Ransom – “Resort” Collection 2012