Scene and Heard

August 2011

August 30, 2011

The newest magazine in the Canadian fashion milieu originates in Ottawa, and boasts a mix of local and national talent.

Press ( is a quarterly publication, available both in print and online.

Fashion Editor Christopher Massardo tells Modelresource each issue will feature at least one in-house beauty or fashion story with a local team (models, makeup, hair, styling), and that the debut edition sold out in stores.

Look for the winter issue near the end of October.

Delaney (formerly Barrett Palmer) on the debut cover of Press
photo: Luc Pigeault; fashion editor: Christopher Massardo; beauty editor: Bree Powell




Montage's Marie-Laurence for Press, by Brian Ypperciel (
styling: Elise Lachance; makeup & hair: Jessica Cohen

August 29, 2011

How about a beautiful cosmetics campaign for a gorgeous Push model?

Alyssah Ali - with IMG in New York - vaults her career a major leap forward with new ads released for Chanel's Perfection Lumière.

Alyssah AliPush's Alyssah Ali for Chanel

August 25, 2011

Beautiful new images of Dana Drori for Blush's new campaign.

The Next model was photographed by Max Abadian (


Next's Dana Drori for Blush Lingerie
photo: Max Abadian; styling: Annie Horth; makeup: Hung Vanngo

August 24, 2011

Long before Jessica Milan took a serious interest in her camera, Modelresource was glowing about her as a model.

The Barrie, Ontario native worked from Taiwan to Milan, and was a favourite runway type in Toronto.

Now photography is the focus, and her work is attracting a lot of attention.

Modelresource is a huge fan of; Milan's "food + fashion" website full of vegan and gluten-free deserts, complete with photos of Toronto models enjoying the cruelty-free results.

Also a fan: Fashion Magazine, which added its own review of Milan's unique contribution to the web, Wednesday.

Chantale Nadeau / Ford's Adrianne Ho for Lookbook Cookbook
peanut butter banana pops, by Jessica Milan (

August 18, 2011

Next has announced the winner of its 2011 model search with Clin d'oeil.

Maryka is a 5'9" blonde from Lac Mégantic, PQ.

As part of her prize, the 17-year-old appears in the September issue of Clin d'oeil, photographed by Peter Morneau.

Next new face Maryka in Clin d'oeil, by Peter Morneau

August 17, 2011

Two new faces from CoverModels to keep your eye on.

5'8" Tanisha has brown hair and brown eyes.

Corey, meanwhile, is a 6'1" blue-eyed brunette, already signed with Spot 6 in Toronto.

CoverModels' new face Tanisha - 5'8" (photo: Robert Gaudette)

CoverModels' new face Corey - 6'1" (photo: Robert Gaudette)

August 16, 2011

Introducing the newest addition to Mode's roster.

6'0", 17-year-old Karly Janssen was the winner of the agency's model search, held August 6th at Edmonton City Centre.

Mode new face Karly 17yrs, 6'0"

Eve Salvail for Jean Paul Gaultier
by Barrie MacLeod
August 15, 2011

UPDATED: More photos added to our Facebook page

A big thank you to Barrie MacLeod ( for his stunning - exclusive to Modelresource - photographic coverage of Festival Mode & Design Montréal.

The downtown event featured a packed schedule of outdoor shows from local designers and multinational retail brands to an opera-themed presentation and an homage to Jean Paul Gaultier (who is also being fêted with an exhibit at le Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal, until October 2nd).

Fashion, music, design and beauty were showcased in the annual four day event, which ran this year from August 3rd to 6th.

Click through the gallery below for a better look at some of the faces appearing at FMDM.

Click for larger images (All photos: Barrie MacLeod)

Abla (Folio)
Ariane (Montage)

Ariele (Specs)
Camyl (Folio)
Catherine (Angie's)

Florence (Next)
Galina (Montage)
Jany-Eve (Scoop)

Karine (Montage)
Laurence (Specs)
Lindsey (Montage)

Maude (Montage)
Mélie (Next)
Rebecca (Folio)

Tyo (Montage)
Yoshi (Specs)

UPDATED: More photos added to our Facebook page

August 10, 2011

New to Next in Toronto is 5'9" Crystal.

With brown eyes and an auburn mane, Crystal started with the agency's Vancouver office, where photographers took immediate and abundant interest.

Her first editorial, photographed by Chris Haylett, appears in Vancouver Fashion eZine.

She also stars in the new campaign for Jason Matlo's line "Babe."

Next new face Crystal in Vancouver Fashion eZine, by Chris Haylett (
styling: Katharine Horsman; makeup: Sonia Leal-Serafim (They Rep); hair: Katrina Molson (They Rep)
Next new face Crystal for Jason Matlo's line "Babe"

August 09, 2011

I love that The Fashionisto and Fashion Gone Rogue are now posting their own editorials, while still publishing from so many other sources.

This new story by Karen Roze ( just appeared the other day, featuring John Cherkas (Push) and Daniel Lord (Elmer Olsen).

See the full story at

Daniel Lord and John Cherkas

Daniel Lord and John Cherkas
Elmer Olsen's Daniel Lord and Push's John Cherkas, by Karen Roze for The Fashionisto

August 5, 2011

If you haven't been watching the rise of Lowell Tautchin, now might be a good time to start.

Modelresource first told you about the Mode model nearly a year ago, and since then the career has arched skyward.

With Soul in New York, the Edmonton native now sits at #20 in the men's rankings, and appears in recent campaigns for Lanvin (by Steven Meisel) and Marc by Marc Jacobs (by Juergen Teller).

Lowell Tautchin
Mode's Lowell Tautchin for Marc by Marc Jacobs, by Juergen Teller

August 4, 2011

We're not the only ones loving this new face from Anita Norris.

5'11" Annabelle - with Spot 6 in Toronto - is also already placed with IMG worldwide.


Anita Norris' new face Annabelle - 5'11", brown hair, hazel eyes

August 2, 2011

We always love seeing new work from Delphie.

The Montage model has been busy lately, with recent stories out in Numéro (Japan), L'Officiel (Russia) and Glamour (U.K.).

Montage's Delphie in L'Officiel (Russia)
Montage's Delphie in Numéro (Japan)
Montage's Delphie in Glamour (U.K.)

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