Sun meets snow on the powdered peaks of Whistler and Blackcomb mountain in spring.
Books by Kassia St. Clair and Joshua Rivkin.
Swedish minimalist skincare comes to Canada with Verso.
The London jeweller unveiled the first designs from the 1,109-carat Lesedi La Rona diamond bought at auction in 2016 for $53 million.
FROM THE ARCHIVE: Whether kept with care in a glass house or growing wild in meadows, botanical varieties of all sorts wait yearlong for the pinnacle of spring. In this spirit, we unearth five stories from the NUVO archive inspired by greenery.
A selection of excellent books to get lost in this season, chosen by our editors.
Seven photographers explore the art of reinterpretation at the latest GETTY exhibition.
Refine your next playlist with this selection of recent album releases, curated by our editors.
The setting may recall the family fortress in the Godfather: Part II, but the only thing criminal about the Lodge at Edgewood Tahoe—is having to check out.
Follow the story of life from the very beginning. The Willner Madge Gallery at the Royal Ontario Museum holds fossils dug from Canadian soil, spanning back nearly 4 billion years.
Not only is it the world’s first 3-D printed book, but it was made in space.
Discover the land of Celtic legend and lore, from the wind-ruffled moorland to the cliff-side shores of Brittany, France.
Climate change is more than just a matter of warming. Frequent episodes of heavy rain in some regions have caused erosion in vineyards.
Exploring the ecodiversity of Patagonia’s northernmost reaches.
The much-fêted chef has amassed numerous accolades over the course of his career, yet he counts mentoring his employees among his greatest accomplishments.
If you’re looking for something a cut above a Range Rover, a G-Wagon, or even the Bentley Bentayga, the Cullinan is the only game in town.
The Drake Hotel is considered by most Torontonians to be iconic, and it is successful because it hasn’t strayed from its core mission.
A celebration of botanical patterns, stripes of all shades, and animal prints—including a cheeky lobster or two.
It is wondrously fast, endlessly capable, and entirely easy to drive.
Coca is acutely aware that his role as creative director at Mulberry goes beyond designing a few handbags and fashion collections.
Any paleontologist can discover new dinosaur species. But how many can make them into TV stars?
The celebrated author has had an impressive career that spans plays, radio dramas, short fiction, poetry, novels, and most recently, a series of critically acclaimed volumes she calls “living autobiographies”.
From a teen tagging on the streets of Toronto to an applauded street artist doing lucrative commissions, birdO, a.k.a. Jerry Rugg, is best known for his large-scale murals of fabulous beasts.
FROM THE ARCHIVE: Measuring one inch wide by seven-eighths of an inch high, the stone is one of the world’s largest yellow diamonds and is, quite simply, breathtaking.
Founded in 1839, Patek Philippe remains a leader when it comes to producing exceptional timepieces.
The 600LT Spider is a noisy, brightly-coloured handful of a car that makes you smile as it wiggles into a corner, slides on exit, and spits flames on every shift.
In celebration of Gymnastics Canada’s 50th anniversary this year, GymCan athletes—René Cournoyer, Thierry Pellerin, and Samuel Paquin—take to the gym sporting the season’s athleisure apparel.
At age 10, Stéphane Tétreault self-identified as a “cello warrior”, including the phrase in his very first e-mail address. Today, at 25, he still sees himself that way.
Don’t underestimate her five-foot-two frame—Ghanem’s serendipitous story and quinquagenarian chutzpah render her larger than life.
Science meets sculpture at Ontario-based Research Casting International, where Peter May leads an expert team conducting dinosaur restoration at the biggest facility of its kind in the world.
The 2019 edition of SIHH was the best in years, with daring creations and an increasing number of complicated timepieces being released.
Last year, New Orleans celebrated its tricentennial, but the city’s 400,000 residents don’t need an anniversary to party—they are committed to living large year-round.
On from March 2 to September 8, 2019, the showcase features 150 haute couture and prêt-à-porter designs created between 1977 and 2014, highlighting many never-before-seen pieces.
Designer Nike Onile specializes in the idea of creating the illusion of greater space who has become a go-to face for design conscious urban dwellers striving for a grand aesthetic for minimal square footage.
Canadian bartenders are leading the sustainability charge, one drink at a time.
This exhibit is an exploration of the everyday, focusing on the Impressionists through the lens of the Industrial Revolution and its aftermath.
The aesthetic is certainly minimal, but more than that: at the very core is a method of creation that does not use a single stitch or drop of glue.
A romantic rendezvous needn’t encompass flowers or chocolates—they don’t last. Why not give the gift of time with distinctive watches that say, “I love you” until the end of time.
For its 2019 programming the Vancouver International Dance Festival (VIDF) is presenting a diverse, eclectic collection of pieces from Vancouver as well as around the world.
Stretching 34 acres along the coast between the lively vacation city of Cabo San Lucas and the charming historical town of San José del Cabo, Solaz bridges heritage and contemporary worlds.
Behind the wheel of the new 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo, it’ll probably take me longer to clear the security line than to get to the airport in the first place.
These restaurants hit the sweet spot when it comes to atmosphere and food making them an ideal choice for a special evening out with your sweetheart.
Whether you’re sitting for a quick bite before a show or a multi-course meal over candle light, here are some of the city’s most atmospheric spots.
These are the kinds of places you start looking forward to on the morning of the reservation.
A romantic night for two is not hard to plan in Calgary, especially if both sweethearts share the desire to go on a gastronomic journey.
Whether you’re celebrating a milestone anniversary or just getting away from the kids for an evening, these are the restaurants you’ll want to visit, and come back to time and time again.
Ten top-tier lingerie lines handcrafting garments in Canada.
From delivery-on-demand startups to florists specializing in local, organic blooms, here are some of our top picks.
Like a wish granted by a fairy godmother, a charming Ladurée carriage has popped up in the glass-domed rotunda of the Pacific Centre shopping mall in downtown Vancouver.
Handcrafted at Christopher Howard’s Toronto atelier, the sleek cases are trimmed in bridle leather from English tanneries, with golden brass embellishments made in Italy.
Thoughtfully designed and well-considered, these unique finds are sure to delight even the most discerning of valentines.
Porsche is offering wannabe rally drivers the chance to live out their dream with its Ice Experience Canada—a multi-day program that gives guests the opportunity to drive 911s on the snow and ice.
The world’s original progressive makeup company is still leading the beauty industry.
Explore the islands of Indonesia on an intimate journey aboard a majestic, traditional sailing ship.
With multiple national parks and UNESCO World Heritage sites only a few hours drive from Calgary and Edmonton, one need not travel far to escape the city.
When Monogram was looking to enhance their signature column refrigerator, Posen rose to the occasion, and the sleek result made its Canadian debut at IDS19: a chic panel door—one-of-a-kind, and not for sale.
The Tanenbaums’ collection is history captured at its most intimate and most monumental, and it’s at Ryerson for all to see.
Lexus teases a gorgeous drop-top concept of their avant-garde LC grand tourer.
The Canadian retail chain adds cosmetic dermatology to its menu of offerings, with the opening of the Beauty Clinic in Oakville, Ontario.
Dining al fresco in the dead of a Winnipeg winter may not sound appealing—yet locals and visitors alike have eagerly done just that for the past six years, all in the name of the renowned culinary pop-up, Raw:Almond.
Following a gradual return to creating furniture over the past four years, the famed jewellery designer launched her first seating collection this year.
Comprised of five individual sculptures, the new body of work continues Low’s research into materials and objects prior to the Industrial Revolution.
On January 18, Vancouver’s Holt Renfrew launched an early release of the collection—among the first in the world, and the only Canadian location, to do so.
Earlier this week, after what feels like several years of hints and teasers, Toyota officially launched their new Supra sports car at the Detroit Autoshow.
Built entirely by hand and crafted only from snow and ice, the stunning Ice Castles have been part of Edmonton’s winter landscape for the past four years as part of the long-standing Silver Skate Festival held each February.
As the cold weather creeps in, Torontonians flock towards cozy cabin retreats. But what’s a getaway without a little luxury?
The musical phenomenon that is soprano Sarah Brightman has embarked on yet another world tour. In celebration of her latest studio album, Hymn , she is will visit her legion of fans in three Canadian cities.
Sarment, a Singapore-based tech start-up, wants to make the process of getting in on a good thing a little less difficult.
Boasting exclusive technology, an even higher performance engine, and updated dynamics, the new Huracán Evo employs a variety of Lamborghini’s best features to improve both the performance and day-to-day use of the Huracán.
Temporary self-imposed prohibition does offer one plausible benefit: It can inspire us to probe the vast, largely unexplored potential of non-alcoholic drinks.
The Canadian cannabis lifestyle brand focuses on education and community engagement through design-savvy spaces and accessories, and—as of last October—high quality cannabis.
The genius loci (protected spirit of a place) is essential to the holistic approach espoused by the spa, whose uniqueness lies in its synthesis of Greek and Chinese spirituality, philosophy, and healing techniques.
The biodynamic boom has carved a path for myriad natural wine bars, offering atmosphere and impressive dishes alongside a range of natural wine options.
The new Audi E-Tron concept is the brand’s swing at the primed-to-explode electric sedan segment.
Opening at the Metro Convention Centre on January 17, IDS Toronto 2019’s Power of Design theme presents a showcase of the design world’s most imaginative products, speakers, and exhibits.
Ela Aldorsson’s namesake handbag line started with a shoe.
Entering its 15th year of production, Vancouver’s PuSh International Performing Arts Festival has a simple message this year: gratitude.
Where you have back-to-back business trips booked in the new year, or are sketching out plans for a tropical getaway, now is the ideal time to invest in a new travelling companion for your next adventure.
Porsche has teamed up with automotive photographer and personality Ted Gushue to launch @type7, which focuses on the human side of the Porsche world.
The hippest corner of New York right now is Williamsburg in Brooklyn, with the newly opened nine-storey Hoxton hotel.
Toronto’s Horses Atelier is inspired by humble values of utility, beauty, wildness, and endurance.
Books by Laura van den Berg and Miriam Toews.
FROM THE ARCHIVE: The heart’s desire of a child is not a thing to play with and, well, I’m still a child when it comes to accepting presents.
FROM THE ARCHIVE: On the subway ride home from the circus, my daughter and I were so happy. As we walked along the busy city streets to our apartment, everything seemed magical and full of grace.
The new museum is built in the very place where a scenic, snow-covered chase scene occurred in 2015’s Spectre, starring Daniel Craig.
A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa at the centre of one of the best winter sports destinations in the world.
Jeep’s new in-house Wrangler pickup fills a void in the brand’s lineup and satisfies enthusiasts who have been asking for such a model for years.
Before bidding adieu to 2018, we take a moment to reflect on nine of our most-read stories of the year.
Regularly reaping awards and pleasing palates around the world, Oka remains a perennial favourite.
Happening in Montreal now until January 31, the artfully curated Museum in Motion is a travelling exhibit of impressive Tag Heuer timepieces.
FROM THE ARCHIVE: In the world of baking, panettone is a perplexity. It has produced a precipice of untold awe, anxiety, and failure in many pastry chefs attempting it.
On the edge of Toronto’s St. Lawrence neighbourhood, below a 58-storey condominium, sits a brand-new build with old-school Italian soul.
A selection of excellent books to get lost in this season, chosen by our editors.
In recent years, brands have transitioned from intimate, low-key pre-collection presentations to ambitious, spectacular productions.
The brand’s new line of candles is tied to the comfort of returning home after a long journey.
A trick retractable hardtop convertible offering infinite headspace with minimal compromise to the 720S Coupe’s many charms, the new McLaren 720S Spider is a 720S that can drop its top at the press of a button.
Baur au Lac’s neo-classical façade hints at the old fashioned glamour that awaits inside, where kings and queens have rubbed shoulders with composers, artists, and silver screen stars.
A tech-forward hybrid of casual and farm-to-table fine dining that democratizes gourmet food.
The secret to looking fresh while flying need no longer be up in the air.
The exhibition Renzo Piano: The Art of Making Buildings explores his five-decade career, highlighting 16 of Piano’s most recognized designs.