J.Lindeberg Spring/Summer 2012 Advertising Campaign

J.Lindeberg Spring/Summer 2012 advertising campaign stars model RJ Rogenski captured by the lens of photographer Andreas Sjödin.  The collection showcases the brands latest sleek menswear collection with sharply tailored suited styles in multitude of prints that include preppy plaids and classic pinstripes that feautures urban and leaisurely pieces. Continue reading

Toronto’s Best Hotels 2011 Pick: Family Hotels

I choose the Delta Chelsea hotel for its location and convenience to many of Toronto city’s top attractions and the hotel cater to their guests with offerings such as a Family Fun zONE, Camp Chelsea, Kid Centre, Club 33 Teen Lounge, and downtown’s only four-story indoor water slide which will keep the whole family busy and plenty of activities. They even have a designated  Weekend packages are often include tickets to fantastic live theatre scene, fabulous shopping and exclusive partners including Ontario Science Centre, AGO and many more. The Delta Chelsea prides itself as being family focused that offer free accommodation for children 17 and under when staying with a parent. The restaurant offers kids eat for free from the special children menu for children 6 and under while children ages 7 to 12 years old, eat for half price form the regular menu.

Delta Chelsea Hotel 33 Gerrard Street West, Toronto, ON M5G 1Z4  Facebook Twitter

Toronto’s Best Hotels 2011 Pick: Best Hotel Restaurant

TOCA by Tom Brodi, at the Ritz Carlton Toronto, a hit with raving reviews for its refine Canadiana farm-to-table cuisine that supports local farmers and producers that celebrate the best of Canadian ingredients.  One, at the Hazelton Hotel Toronto,celebrity chef Mark McEwan‘s Yorkville outpost, attracts a splashy crowd looking for high-quality, finely executed classics Italian/French flavors utilizes local Ontario produce and provide plenty of pizzazz. The Drake restaurant, a personal favorite of mine helmed by chef extraordinaire Anthony Rose and his crew, with its tasty and generous dishes that offers great brunches fixing, ecclectic bar and busy bar.

 

(TOCA at the Ritz Carlton, Toronto)

(Drake Hotel Toronto)

(ONE Restaurant at the Hazelton Hotel)

Toronto’s Best Hotels 2011 Pick: Best Splurge

(Photos courtesy of Toronto Life)

One of the few Toronto luxury hotels opening,  The Ritz-Carlton Toronto opened last year is located right in the financial district, a brand known for its elegance and five star luxury service. The importance of first impression from the moment you enter the dramatic lobby with its high ceiling does not disappoint and you’ll feel that every staff desire to impress you is all around for the first wave of wow factor. The hotel dining destination offers a Canadiana-themed restaurant TOCA by Tom Brodi Executive chef and sip cocktails with your friends at their lounge DEQ overlooking the best view of CN Tower. There’s an on-site spa facility which is a must visit with an adjoining lap pool and a well-equipped gym. To up the ante, take advantage of upgrading your reservation to Club status, and you’ll get access to the 20th floor lounge which includes a generous offering of breakfast,honor bar and many other treats.

Benjamin Eidem for Zara Man March 2012 Lookbook

Dolce & Gabbana Spring/Summer 2012 ‘Man’ Collection

Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana presents another impressive strong offerings for their Spring/Summer 2012 ‘Man’ Collection, Dolce & Gabbana. The collection presents an assortments of styles from solid color blocking to softer pastels and fabrics. Suit jackets,sport coats, shirts and denim shorts presented in the collection in fitting summer styles. Accessories like scarves, belts, footwear and bags round out an excellent collection with personal favourite of mine the Varsity jackets featured in bold solid colors and the very cool brown leather bomber. Continue reading