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During this 3 day event, the French Connection Style Stage will explode with workshops, guest appearances and live performances! From fashion bloggers to top beauty experts, we will be your go-to spot for one-on-one tutorials and Q&A sessions with the industry's elite.

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Angie-Smith

Angie Smith
Entertainment Tonight Canada
Angie Smith is the Fashion & Lifestyle Producer for Entertainment Tonight Canada. She began her career as a news writer for Citytv and transitioned into lifestyle production for Slice. Here she started on-air as a makeover host and eventually jumped to prime-time as the Fashion guru at ET Canada in 2007. Angie now reports on the hottest International trends and red carpets, making the looks accessible at every price point.

Career highlights include Kenneth Cole, Oscar de La Renta, Heidi Klum, Ivanka Trump, Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Penelope Cruz, Gerrard Butler and media mogul Barbara Walters.

Angie primarily grew up in small town Ontario and obtained a Master's in Journalism from The University of Western Ontario. She is a passionate animal activist and environmentalist and regularly participates in community/charity events. Angie supports the Heart & Stroke Foundation, the Humane Society, World Vision and other care organizations. You'll find her working out, at sporting events, reading and trend hunting.

 

STYLE EXPERT

Jay-Strut

Jay Strut
jaystrut.com
Jay is a 21 year old, Toronto born & raised, fashion obsessed blogger who shares has amassed over 30,000 followers insight and an inside look on the worlds fashion industry. Jay is always finding inspiration and ideas in fashion to share with his readers and followers.

 

Leesa-Butler

Leesa Butler
The F-List
Leesa Butler is a well-known fashion blogger and social media maven who started Divine Lab, Inc., specializing in branding, events and social marketing. Toronto brought access to the fashion world which prompted Leesa to create The F-list (www.f-list.ca) as a vehicle to promote home-grown designers.

 

FASHION PANEL

Sasha-Tong

Sasha Tong
ETalk Daily Producer
Sasha Tong is a TV producer at Canada's number one entertainment show eTalk, where she heads the fashion beat. Tong has been lucky enough to interview some of the biggest stars in Hollywood, including everyone from Oscar nominees to the talent at the Toronto International Film Festival.

 

Liv-Judd

Liv Judd
LOULOU Magazine Shopping Editor
Liv Judd is LOULOU magazine's Shopping Editor and resident shopping guru. Her sixth sense for shopping helps ensure Canadian fashionistas have essential items that are always stylishly up-to-date and worthy of their price tag, be it cheap thrills or have-it-forever finds.

 

Julia-Seidl

Julia Seidl
HELLO! Canada Fashion & Beauty Editor
HELLO! Canada, Fashion and Beauty Editor Julia Seidl launched affordable fashion website Stylehog.com in 2008. She also styles the gang at Cosmopolitan TV's Oh So Cosmo show as well as appearing as a style expert on Citytv's CityLine and Breakfast Television, plus Entertainment Tonight Canada, CMT and on the pages of FASHION magazine, Elle Canada, Best Health, The National Post and The Globe and Mail.

 

BEAUTY PANEL

Lucky-Bromhead

Lucky Bromhead
Celebrity Make-up Artist
Lucky Bromhead has been painting faces for about 20 years. After many years as a trainer for MAC Cosmetics, and key makeup for the Canadian episodes of Elvis Costello's Spectacle! Elvis Costello With... she's currently the head makeup artist for MTV Canada and continues to do makeup for many TV channels as well as runway and editorial makeup.

 

Elaine-Atkins

Elaine Atkins
Toronto Beauty Blogger
An everyday girl from Toronto with a love of all things beauty and skincare, Elaine Atkins launched Toronto Beauty Reviews in the fall of 2010. Her charming writing style and down-to-earth attitude has established her blog as a local favourite. Elaine is often requested to guest blog for several other media outlets and blogs around the city.

 

Jill-Dunn

Jill Dunn
29Secrets.com
Jill Dunn is a Toronto-based award-winning journalist with 10 years' experience writing about fashion, beauty and women's lifestyle trends. Currently she is the Editor-in-Chief of www.29Secrets.com, a women's website that covers the latest in beauty, fashion, relationships and wellness for Canadian women.

 

Michelle-Mullins

Michelle Mullins
LipstickRules.com
Michelle Mullins is the woman behind Canadian beauty blog, LipstickRules.com. LipstickRules includes product reviews about various beauty and makeup products as well as Michelle's ongoing musings about life and beauty. In 2011, LipstickRules was named Best Fashion or Beauty Blog in Canada at the P&G Beauty and Grooming Awards.

 

Janine-Falcon

Janine Falcon
Face Kit Editor at The Kit & founder of Beautygeeks

Credit Dan Lim for pic
Janine Falcon is the Face Kit Editor at The Kit, and founder/editor of the award-winning site Beautygeeks (imabeautygeek.com). Her work has appeared in Canada's top magazines including Canadian Living, Fashion, Glow, Best Health, Reader's Digest and Sharp; and she's been quoted in Maclean's and a host of newspapers nationally, including The Toronto Star, The Globe & Mail, The National Post and The Toronto Sun.

 

Michelle-Villett

Michelle Villet
BEAUTYEDITOR.ca

Michelle Villett is a Toronto-based beauty and health writer and founder of "Canada's Best Fashion or Beauty Blog," BEAUTYEDITOR.ca (P&G Beauty & Grooming Award, 2010). Previously, she was beauty and health editor at ELLE Canada and beauty editor at The Look. Michelle has written for a large number of publications including ELLE Canada, FLARE, FASHION, Chatelaine, Canadian Living, The Globe and Mail, Toronto Life, Glow, Today's Parent and Best Health, and appeared as a guest on Cosmo TV, Canada AM and Breakfast Television.

 

FASHION BLOGGER PANEL

Bobby-Raffin

Bobby Raffin
Fashion Blogger
BobbyRaffin.com "The boy dressed for many occasions" is a lifestyle blog with various fashion inspiration. Each post has its own twist, sharing different themed looks reflecting the season's hottest trends.

 

Kendall-Donaldson

Kendall Donaldson
Fashion Blogger - Kendalldonaldson.ca
A personal style blogger who gets her kicks out of mixing her Grandmothers vintage with her designer indulgences. Recently Kendall was listed by Symatico.ca as one of the Top 15 Fashion Bloggers in Canada and has been featured by Nordstrom and Lucky Magazine. Recently Kendall was asked to represent MasterCard's fashion program Stylicity for Toronto Fashion Week where she shopped (and blogged) till she dropped in one of the most vintage and trendy areas of Toronto Queen Street West.

 

Rachelle-Saevil
Michelle-Bilodeau

Rachel Saevil & Michelle Bilodeau
Front Row Mag.com
Friends and fashion lovers, Michelle Bilodeau and Rachelle Saevil started FRONTROWMAG.COM in December 2009 as a way to continue their editorial journey, exploring Canadian and international fashion, beauty, culture and more. With a loyal following of over 15,000 readers per month, the duo continues to create original, daily posts that reflects their style and their love of style, pop culture and trends.

 

Allison-Asis

Allison Asis
Fashion Blogger http://pinsandroses.blogspot.ca/
Allison is a free-spirited city girl from Toronto who launched a blog as a way to express her creativity through her personal style, while connecting with other fashion lovers all around the globe. Her love for fashion began at the mere age of three where you could catch her stealing her mom's pearls and prancing around her over-sized high heels.

 

WEDDING STYLE PANEL

Alannah-O'Neill

Alannah O'Neill
Associate Fashion Editor, ELLE Canada

Alannah O'Neill graduated from Ryerson University's "Arts and Contemporary Studies" program in 2009. O'Neill was hired as an associate editor at ELLE Canada following a six month-long editorial internship. She currently writes about fashion and entertainment for the magazine, as well as for ellecanada.com.

 

Aya-McMillan

Aya McMillan
Contributing Editor, FLARE

Aya McMillan is a fashion writer, editor and digital media consultant. Prior to her roles as Fashion News Editor of Flare magazine and Senior Editor of Flare.com, where she remains a contributing editor covering fashion, beauty, bridal, and pop culture, Aya served as Style Editor at the American edition of Weddingbells magazine. Her work has appeared in such diverse publications as Elle Canada, The Globe & Mail, Vogue Nippon, and The Knot, as well as online portals like Yahoo, MSN, and Sympatico.

 

MAKE-UP ARTIST

Vanessa-Jarman

Vanessa Jarman
RIMMEL Makeup Artist

Vanessa's work has been seen in the pages of FASHION, Elle Quebec, Glow, Chatelaine, Metro Pop, Spade, More, The Globe & Mail, Canadian Living and Lush, as well as campaigns for Pink Tartan, Ssense and Twenty Cluny. Jarman's experience has also extended to the world of television. She has worked both on and off camera for hit television shows like Canada's Next Top Model, Revamped, and How to Look Good Naked, as well as being selected as Jay Manuel's personal makeup artist for Style her Famous.