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DJ Babi Audi first made music as a kid using random objects she’d find lying around the house. We spoke with her about her path, inspirations and future plans. By Ben Pobjoy You’re a DJ. How did you get into music and how…

Who? Vanessa Heins, 30, Toronto Originally from Vancouver, Vanessa moved to Toronto for uni in 2002 to study photography. Since then she’s photographed the who’s who of the music (Carly Rae Jepsen, The National, City and Colour, etc.) for some of the world’s top…

September 23, 2014

Music Map – Banks

Cut + paste to generate? Reimagine & recreate? Stay up late to innovate? We celebrate 5 original acts that have each arrived at stellar songs through unique approaches to songwriting. From dark beats to bright bleeps, this is the fifth and last artist…

Like it or not, fall (fashion) is here. While we are making no apologies for the ah-mazingness that is autumn wear, we know you may be hesitant to, ahem, fully embrace the season just yet. Well, CIS knows how to turn that frown…

Who? Ken Valencia, 18, Winnipeg Known for rocking a mint look that’s equal parts preppy and street, this self-documenting teen has a peachy, fashion-y point of view that’s all the rage on Instagram and Lookbook. While Ken is currently an assistant manager at Call…

Who? Charmaine Rivera, 22, Glendale, California A key holder at the Call It Spring location in Glendale, Charmaine’s a bookworm that’s known for being outgoing, funny and very easy to talk to. She’s currently in school for business and marketing, and aspires to…

Cut + paste to generate? Reimagine & recreate? Stay up late to innovate? We celebrate 5 original acts that have each arrived at stellar songs through unique approaches to songwriting. From dark beats to bright bleeps, this is the third artist of our…

As we all know, backpacks are practical for a multitude of reasons. For one, they make riding a bike easy and breezy (because LOOK MA, NO HANDZ!), and secondly, they carry pretty much everything – from your morning/midday/afternoon/evening snacks to an extra pair…

Interview with Minna Senior Product Developer, Ladies “I oversee the ladies city category; think ankle boots, block heels, wedges. I do a lot of trend research and I go on shopping trips to see what the designers and our competitors are up to….

Interview with VFRANZ Mens Product Developer “I work with a team of developers to create the styles and looks that’ll be in stores season after season.” How did you get started in the fashion industry? There’s a picture of me as a young…