Calgarian's feather accessories to grace aboriginal fashion show
With high heels, a winning smile and six-inch-long feather earrings dangling from her lobes, Melanie Parsons has taken the Calgary fashion scene by storm with her feather accessory business, Savage Rose Designs.
- By JODI EGAN
Christa Hill says teaching has prepared her for motherhood
Christa Hill's skates are tied tight, and she's bundled up in a black faux-fur coat and sweater. As she stands on the ice discussing costumes with a parent, her protruding belly visibly pokes out between the folds of her jacket.
- By Danielle Semrau
Nino Acosta, has traveled over the world filming the style called Bachata to turn it into a film.
In September 2012 the film "The Bachata Chronicles" will be released. Nino Acosta — native to the Dominican Republic— and the film's creator, talks about the various topics that will be explored in this film: "I'm talking about the dancers, history itself, the history of dance, the history of several people, who influenced the most in this dance and who created the movement."
- By OLIVIA GUY-MCCARVILL
Calgary artist pushes comfort zones with her latest glass work
Amidst leather straps, fishnets, fur and glass-blown body parts, Calgary's Elisabeth Cartwright unveiled her "Just the Tip" collection. Queen's "Body Language" served as the soundtrack for the performance.
- By CHRISTINE RAMOS