What's it all about?
Around Valentines Day, it's hard to focus on the most important relationship of all–the one we have with ourselves. As women, we are told to look at our beauty as our worth or lack thereof. This is a lie we've been fed by the media and hollywood for far too long and it's time to take back your beauty. By focusing on your worth outside of your physical appearance you'll be able re-evaluate where your worth lies. Learning to speak positively to your body and about your body, you'll be able to take back your definition of beauty. What will be covering?
- What is self love?
- Learn how to speak to your body
- Resources & practices to turn to
Instructor Name: Mary Young
Instructor Bio: As a young
currently performs all business, design and operational aspects of her self-titled clothing line launched in 2014, MARY YOUNG.
The company was formed as a result of her success in her graduating year at Ryerson where she became the first Fashion student to deliver both a capstone and a collection; the latter of which was chosen as one of the top collections in the Mass Exodus curated show. Since its inception, the brand has enjoyed consistent sales growth and has earned significant exposure in notable publications such as Refinery29, Chatelaine, Elle Canada and with well-known fashion bloggers in both Canada and the U.S. Mary
herself has earned a reputation for business and brand development, social marketing, community development and website design and is a frequent speaker at functions in and around the Toronto area. Named as one of Flare’s top 60 under 30 in 2016, Mary
’s vision is to positively influence the Canadian-made fashion industry and offer women an alternative in clothing choices; complementing their lifestyle and identities without conforming them into what media determines a woman should be.
Follow Mary on Instagram at @itsmaryyoung