Photography by Ratul Debnath.

Indigenous creative Sage Paul is one of several Canada-based creatives who are involved in the new showcase.

Nearly one hundred years ago, the first Santa Fe Indian Market took place in New Mexico. And this month, the Market–which is sponsored by the Southwestern Association for Indian Arts (SWAIA)–has taken an enhanced online approach to highlighting the work of Indigenous talent across North America.

“The virtual platform has been a new experience, and an interesting one,” says fashion show producer, Amber-Dawn Bear Robe. “I’m excited to see the final projects.” Bear Robe has been busy coordinating a selection of digital presentations for the Market’s month-long online presence that includes six days of designer spotlights–starting August 10th–featuring former Project Runway participant Patricia Michaels of the Taos Pueblo community, as well as Montreal-based Mohawk brand Skawennati, Coast Salish

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Photography by Ratul Debnath.

Indigenous creative Sage Paul is one of several Canada-based creatives who are involved in the new showcase.

Nearly one hundred years ago, the first Santa Fe Indian Market took place in New Mexico. And this month, the Market–which is sponsored by the Southwestern Association for Indian Arts (SWAIA)–has taken an enhanced online approach to highlighting the work of Indigenous talent across North America.

“The virtual platform has been a new experience, and an interesting one,” says fashion show producer, Amber-Dawn Bear Robe. “I’m excited to see the final projects.” Bear Robe has been busy coordinating a selection of digital presentations for the Market’s month-long online presence that includes six days of designer spotlights–starting August 10th–featuring former Project Runway participant Patricia Michaels of the Taos Pueblo community, as well as Montreal-based Mohawk brand Skawennati, Coast Salish

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Here’s what we know so far.

Multi-Grammy Award winning artist Alicia Keys will launch her own beauty brand in 2021, according to a new report.

Per WWD, the artist has partnered with E.l.f. Beauty to launch the brand which is described as “a culmination of Keys’ personal skincare journey.” Speaking with the site, CEO Tarang Amin said, “[Alicia’s] been wanting to do something in beauty and wellness for quite some time.” Amin also praised Keys’ multi-faceted accomplishments saying, “What really appealed to us is she’s much more than a celebrity, she’s someone of real substance who goes between being a 15-time Grammy Award winner and artist [and] she’s got a New York Times bestseller. This was really a great marriage between what she stands for and wants to accomplish in beauty and wellness,

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Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for Billboard

Here’s what we know so far.

Multi-Grammy Award winning artist Alicia Keys will launch her own beauty brand in 2021, according to a new report.

Per WWD, the artist has partnered with E.l.f. Beauty to launch the brand which is described as “a culmination of Keys’ personal skincare journey.” Speaking with the site, CEO Tarang Amin said, “[Alicia’s] been wanting to do something in beauty and wellness for quite some time.” Amin also praised Keys’ multi-faceted accomplishments saying, “What really appealed to us is she’s much more than a celebrity, she’s someone of real substance who goes between being a 15-time Grammy Award winner and artist [and] she’s got a New York Times bestseller. This was really a great marriage between what she stands for and wants to accomplish in beauty and wellness,

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“Being Black in Canada offers a window into the struggles while celebrating the culture and achievements of Black communities.”

CBC has launched an expanded ‘Being Black in Canada’ website featuring the stories and experiences of Black Canadians. Highlighting narratives that matter to Black communities—from individual successes to historical content—the site showcases profiles, opinion pieces, video, audio and more content across all areas of CBC.

CBC has been producing and publishing content under the Being Black in Canada project since 2013, with an online iteration launching in 2018. Initially conceived as a Black History Month program for CBC News Network, the program featured interviews with notable Black Canadians and focused on topics like Canadian Black history and culture, racism, parenthood, and activism.

Stories on the expanded site include a three-part series exploring the history of Black gospel music in

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“Being Black in Canada offers a window into the struggles while celebrating the culture and achievements of Black communities.”

CBC has launched an expanded ‘Being Black in Canada’ website featuring the stories and experiences of Black Canadians. Highlighting narratives that matter to Black communities—from individual successes to historical content—the site showcases profiles, opinion pieces, video, audio and more content across all areas of CBC.

CBC has been producing and publishing content under the Being Black in Canada project since 2013, with an online iteration launching in 2018. Initially conceived as a Black History Month program for CBC News Network, the program featured interviews with notable Black Canadians and focused on topics like Canadian Black history and culture, racism, parenthood, and activism.

Stories on the expanded site include a three-part series exploring the history of Black gospel music in

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Including a teen romance starring Lili Reinhart, a documentary about the wellness industry, and Seth Rogen’s latest comedy.

We’ve got a lot of time on our hands right now. Here are all the movies and television shows we can’t wait to watch on streaming services in August 2020.

Amazon Prime Video Canada

Chemical Hearts
In this film based on a novel, Lili Reinhart stars as a high school transfer student with a secret past, who finds a new passion when she begins to work on the school’s newspaper. Austin Abrams co-stars as her love interest. Available August 21

Crave

An American Pickle
Seth Rogen stars in this comedy as Herschel Greenbaum, a struggling labourer who immigrates to America in 1920 with his wife, and begins work at a pickle factory. A workplace accident causes him to fall

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Including a teen romance starring Lili Reinhart, a documentary about the wellness industry, and Seth Rogen’s latest comedy.

We’ve got a lot of time on our hands right now. Here are all the movies and television shows we can’t wait to watch on streaming services in August 2020.

Amazon Prime Video Canada

Chemical Hearts
In this film based on a novel, Lili Reinhart stars as a high school transfer student with a secret past, who finds a new passion when she begins to work on the school’s newspaper. Austin Abrams co-stars as her love interest. Available August 21

Crave

An American Pickle
Seth Rogen stars in this comedy as Herschel Greenbaum, a struggling labourer who immigrates to America in 1920 with his wife, and begins work at a pickle factory. A workplace accident causes him to fall

Read more

Tonight, FASHION held its virtual runway competition Slay The Runway II, a co-production with Karim Olen Ash and XPOSED and presented in association with Tide and Jean Paul Gaultier, in support of The 519. Moderated by Twysted Miyake-Mugler, the judges – Tamar Miyake-Mugler, supermodel and Canada’s Drag Race judge Stacey McKenzie and FASHION’s creative and fashion director George Antonopoulos – watched as 10 finalists (Diseiye, Ebony Xclusive Lanvin, Gala Siriano, Hannah Arsovskihan, Mars Alexander, Nick “Miami” Benz, Oleg Kasynets, Posh Gvasalia Lanvin, Roderic Monroe and Songbird Miyake-Mugler) presented their interpretation of #FreedomFabulousness and turned their living rooms, sidewalks, driveways and more into a fierce runway. Only one could be crowned as the winner – and Posh Gvasalia Lanvin came out on top, narrowly clinching the victory with an impressive 30/30 score after flooring the judges with his submission.

“His

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Tonight, FASHION held its virtual runway competition Slay The Runway II, a co-production with Karim Olen Ash and XPOSED and presented in association with Tide and Jean Paul Gaultier, in support of The 519. Moderated by Twysted Miyake-Mugler, the judges – Tamar Miyake-Mugler, supermodel and Canada’s Drag Race judge Stacey McKenzie and FASHION’s creative and fashion director George Antonopoulos – watched as 10 finalists (Diseiye, Ebony Xclusive Lanvin, Gala Siriano, Hannah Arsovskihan, Mars Alexander, Nick “Miami” Benz, Oleg Kasynets, Posh Gvasalia Lanvin, Roderic Monroe and Songbird Miyake-Mugler) presented their interpretation of #FreedomFabulousness and turned their living rooms, sidewalks, driveways and more into a fierce runway. Only one could be crowned as the winner – and Posh Gvasalia Lanvin came out on top, narrowly clinching the victory with an impressive 30/30 score after flooring the judges with his submission.

“His

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