Blogs tagged - Entertainment

Eleanor McCain True North: The Canadian Songbook

Apr 13, 2017

Happy 150th Birthday Canada! DMC has been working with Eleanor McCain on her unprecedented musical project, “True North: The Canadian Song Book”, to be released May 12, 2017.  A national initiative celebrating all things Canadian, the double album includes 32 iconic Canadian pop and folk songs, reimaged for orchestra.  Featuring songs including Leonard Cohen’s Hallaleujah, Bryan Adam’s Run to You and Sarah McLachlan’s Angel...

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Eleanor McCain in Ottawa

Jul 9, 2016

Concluding her cross-Canada orchestral recording sessions for True North: The Canadian Songbook, DMC joined 3-time East Coast Music Award nominee Eleanor McCain in the nation’s capital in June.  The team spent two days recording with the world-renowned, 55-piece National Arts Centre (NAC) Orchestra in sessions that were produced by Emmy-Award winning producer Don Breithaupt, conducted by Martin MacDonald and recorde...

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True North: The Canadian Songbook

Mar 24, 2016

Eleanor McCain is making music history.
In celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday next year, three-time East Coast Music Association Award nominee Eleanor McCain has announced that she will releasing a 33-song recording project, True North: The Canadian Songbook.
The album is a musical celebration of 32 of the nation’s best-known songs, plus 1 original, as interpreted by Eleanor. It will feature some of the country’s most distinguished arrangers, pe...

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#ICYMI Spray Net on Dragons' Den

Feb 10, 2016

Any entrepreneur with a great idea can enter the Dragons' Den, however, landing a deal with a Dragon is certainly no small feat. This season, the panel of Dragons include international beer baroness Manjit Minhas, tech titan Michele Romanow, fashion mogul Joe Mimran, franchise king and original Dragon Jim Treliving and of course finance phenom Michael Wkerle.
On February 3, one of Canada’s most successful franchises to date, Spray-Net, made its televisio...

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Holiday Cocktails at Carens Rosedale

Dec 18, 2015

Oh, what a night! On Monday December 14, locals, friends and family were invited to celebrate the holiday season with Karen Walters at her newly renovated boite, “Carens Rosedale”. What started off as a night of good food and cocktails, soon turned into a who’s who of Rosedale. Guests were invited to sip crisp, bubbly Veuve Cliquot and sample some of Carens’ most decadent dishes from her famous Tuna Rothschild to her exquisite Mushroom Risotto.

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Tuck Shop Trading Co. does TIFF

Sep 25, 2015

As we say goodbye to summer, Toronto favourite Tuck Shop Trading Co. is gearing us up for the cooler weather.  Making its grand entrance for the season at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) eTalk lounge, Tuck Shop’s City of Neighborhood’s apparel was all the buzz. 

An exclusive spot for A-listers, the eTalk lounge is a place where stars can help themselves to their favourite products and swag. Matt Damon, Tom Hardy and...

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Eleanor McCain announces musical project, True North: The Canadian Songbook

Jul 13, 2015

Oh Canada!  Canadian songstress Eleanor McCain recently announced True North: The Canadian Songbook, a musical project honouring Canada’s 150th birthday.  Known for her classical crossover style that includes a mix of pop, Celtic, classical, seasonal and jazz genres, Eleanor pays a patriotic tribute to Canadian talent with True North: The Canadian Songbook. Covering classic Canadian pop and rock so...

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Toofifteen & bluebellgray collectibles featured at first-ever Design Exchange Design Auction

Jun 26, 2015

This past May the design community came together to support the inaugural Design Auction to benefit the Design Exchange, Canada’s first and only design museum. 

Co-chaired by Tommy Smythe, Arren Williams and Raymond Girard, design admirers, novices and professionals bid their way through modern collectibles, unique furniture and exquisite accessories and DMC’s very own Toofifteen and bluebellgray took part in the highly anticipated night. 

First...

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Our favourites from IDS 2015!

Feb 4, 2015

It was a sea of luxurious soaker tubs, terrarium lighting fixtures and yellow kitchens at the annual Interior Design Show in Toronto this year.  Along with some of our friends at HGTV’s Income Property, we walked the floor at the Opening Night Party and again on Trade Day. Here are a few things that got us inspired for home in 2015:

Caesarstone – Picture this: a giant circular swing set, men in kilt’s playing a game of...

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Sarah Richardson Celebrates the Launch of her First Book - Sarah Style

Nov 28, 2014

On November 4th, Toronto’s design, media and fashion elite came together at St. James Cathedral to celebrate the launch of Sarah Richardson’s first design book Sarah Style, published by Simon and Schuster. Canada’s largest design book to date, Sarah Style is a culmination of images, information, tricks, tips and design concepts from Sarah’s projects over the last decade, including her five hit HGTV series’. Wi...

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Canadian Home Cooks Battle it Out!

Oct 23, 2014

How have you been spending your Tuesday nights this fall? We’ve been cuddled up at home watching our latest TV obsession, Pressure Cooker. It’s the start of W Network’s all-new food block that has home cooks battling each other against a rapidly ticking clock. And, let’s be real, while we’re more than a little sad at our OWN lacking kitchen skills, we’ve been absolutely floored by the way these home cooks can craft entire dishes in just 30 minutes wit...

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HGTV’s New Series “Critical Listing” Premiering March 17th!

Mar 12, 2014

HGTV Canada’s new series Critical Listing runs the gamut of renovation, real estate, and design as homeowners who have bought a new house struggle to sell their old one. With the help of the best minds in the business, this series tackles projects ranging from budget-friendly renos to overhauling curb appeal that rescue these homeowners from the threat of two mortgages. Critical Listing airs Mondays at 9pm ET/PT beginning March 17...

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#AcademySocial

Mar 6, 2014

We are thrilled to be a part of the inaugural #AcademySocial, presented by Bristow Global Media, tonight at The Hoxton as part of Canadian Screen Week.

The first of its kind, #AcademySocial celebrates Canadian innovation in social media and will showcase a selection of impactful social media moments and recognize the players embracing new and online vehicles. The event honours Kyle Humphrey and Graydon Sheppard of...

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Love It or List It's 100th Episode Gala

May 29, 2013

Last night Big Coat Productions and Corus Entertainment's W Network proudly celebrated Canadian television hit Love It or List It's 100th episode with a beautiful gala at the Liberty Grand. The series' host, producers, network and cast came together to mark this milestone with a party that defied even the heaviest of rains.

Celebrity friends were in attendance to wish hosts Hilary Farr and...

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Sarah takes on the Big Box Store

Nov 23, 2012

Sarah Richardson, one of Canada’s most celebrated designers recently launched a new webisode series in partnership with LOWES Canada. Yep, you heard that right:  Sarah goes Big Box. Together with her team, they took on the challenge of transforming a rundown house into a stunning magazine-worthy home, with most of the home’s décor and design coming from a local Lowe’s store.  No fancy boutiques this time, and yet the same “wow” factor is found in each of the r...

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