Culture

An Introduction to Canada’s Liquid Gold

In 2019, Icewine accounted for only 13 per cent of Canada’s export volume but a whopping 58 per cent of its value, according to Wine Growers Canada. Coined as Canadian “liquid gold,” its...

Vans Crashes the Country Club with Penn Collaboration

Vans, the original action sports footwear and apparel brand is an icon in its own right, but the brand always seeks to...

Áo Dài’s Timeless Beauty

If you travel on a Vietnam Airlines flight, you’ll most likely see female flight attendants dressed in...

Vans Announces House of Vans 2021, an Interactive Digital Pop-Up Experience

Montréal, QC. (March 11, 2021) – Vans is thrilled to announce the first-ever digital House of Vans, live on houseofvans.ca from March 22 – 25, 2021. The event...

Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish Big Winners at Grammys as Beyonce Makes History

On Sunday March 14, 2021, Trevor Noah of “The Daily Show” hosted the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards ceremony that was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.  As with other...

Here Are Canada’s Favorite Masks

Face masks have become the new essentials when we go out. Because the demand for medical masks has rocketed since the beginning...

Lost In A Fairy Garden With Simone Rocha x HM Collection

This March, H&M collaborates with fashion designer Simone Rocha for their new collection. Friendship, joy, and inclusivity are the main inspirations behind...

Travel Around the World Through Traditional Medicine with Debby Nguyễn

At the beginning of 2020, 19-year-old Debby Nguyễn was looking for ingredients to make spring rolls in an...

Fashion Trends 2021: Beyond Limits

Currently we are experiencing an unprecedented pandemic which affects our lifestyle choices, including how we dress. Fashion is a means to express ourselves, so in 2021 it is not surprising that comfortable and...

Best Books Of 2020: Morals of the Stories

The volatile year of 2020 has finally passed, with unsolved challenges ahead. But, let's start a new, hopeful, optimistic, and beautiful 2021 Lunar New Year. From these books’ compelling pages, we can...

How Japanese Kintsugi Brings Beauty to Flawed Items, Including Ourselves

In Japanese, "kintsugi" (金継ぎ) means "golden joinery." It is an art form that mends broken items by soldering fragments together using precious metals such as gold. The birth of...

Top Picks to Welcome Lunar New Year

Hydrating Essentials Dehydrated skin leads to multiple problems, including breakouts, dryness and dullness. Suitable...

How Celebrating Tết Connects Vietnamese to Their Roots

Combine Thanksgiving, Easter, Christmas and New Year’s Day into one mega-holiday, and you have Tết, the Vietnamese celebration of the Lunar New Year. While the main event is marked by a four-day national...

Editor’s Letter: Happy Lunar New Year 2021

The Year of the Rat, 2020, was the first year of a new round of 12 zodiac signs. It was considered to have many new beginnings, and so it did. These new...

What Dishes to Prepare for the Vietnamese Mid-year Festival?

Having lasted for generations, Tết Đoan Ngọ (Mid-year Festival) is a part of Vietnamese culture, which is no less important than the Lunar New Year. As being passed by the ancestors, the...

Bài Chòi – The Attraction of a Cultural Heritage

During Tet or other holidays, while the Northern Vietnamese are fascinated with quan họ folk songs’ melodies, and Southerners are enjoying đờn ca tài tử (a musical art with both scholarly and folk...

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