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September 26, 2013

Driftwood

I am lying on my back in the Pacific Ocean. My legs rise up and up until they are just grazing the surface of the water. I am drifting with the waves, softly and slowly. The sun is on my face; the insides…

/ Culture / DIY
September 26, 2013

DIY: Backpack

At Call It Spring you know we most definitely love all things school—well, all the fun stuff at least. And what could be more fun than sporting a customized knapsack? With the school year in full swing there’s no better way to express…

If you’ve heard of one Chinese artist in the past couple of years it’s probably Ai Weiwei. A leading figure in the contemporary art scene, and one of the most powerful Chinese artists working today, Ai Weiwei received international attention when the Chinese…

I Got Called Out
, But Came Out On Top!     I fell in love with punk in junior high.
 Beyond the sound, there was just something about the music’s do-it-yourself attitude that spoke to me, and by grade nine I was involved…

September 16, 2013

SCHOOL TALE

THE NEW KID: My Rocky High School Start I grew up in Victoria, British Columbia and went to public school my whole life. However, when
 I was 14 my family moved to Montreal, and my parents enrolled me in a Catholic all-girls high…

The best new jewellery on the market today doesn’t belong to the storied houses of Chopard, Dior or Bvlgari (although we are partial to Céline’s new geometric necklaces and rings). Instead, we’re craving jewellery inspired by the world around us, not to mention…

  This fall we’re headed back to class, reuniting with our BFFs, staying late in the lab, hanging out in the cafeteria, hitting the books, cheering on the home team, getting up to after-school hijinks and doing it all with an abundance of…

Summer is at its last breath and I know that we don’t want to hear it, but it’s true. The beautiful thing is that we still have a few more days to go, so why not make the most of it? Try some…

Osheaga, as usual,was a total success. More and more tourists came to Montreal for the occasion and big names from the industry happily shared the stages (Big Boi, Kendrick Lamar, Phoenix). Between a lot (lot lot) of flower crowns and high waisted shorts,…

This weekend two of Canada’s biggest parties go head-to-head. In the right corner wearing jean cut-offs, Wayfarers and grimy sneakers is Osheaga the biggest outdoor festival in the country. In the left, wearing fabulous rhinestone encrusted bodysuits, gorgeous feathered headdresses and silky, multicoloured…