The Two Nans: Featuring the National Ballet of Canada

Written by Deirdre Kelly
Translated by Jennifer J. Lau
Photography by IKONICA

What are the chances? Two ballet dancers, both from the Chinese seaport city of Dalian, both invited to join the National Ballet of Canada immediately upon completion of their rigorous training, and both named Nan.

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The Flavour of Canadian Fashion

Written by: Lisa Tant
Dresses by: Lucian Matis and Christopher Paunil
Jewellery: Maison Birks
Model: Ming Bo Lam
Makeup: Dawna Boot
Hair: Ladylyn Gool
Photographer: T.H. Jackson Huang of Ikonica

Take the best of other cultures. Stir in a breath of fresh nature. Add a dash of urban spice, and shake in some prairie goodness. Finish it off with a chic sensibility. The result? A luxurious melting pot that I call Canadian fashion.

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