Photography by Renata Kaveh
Hi! I’m Randi and I’m a freelance writer, editor and digital freak based in Toronto. I cover a wide variety of topics, including fashion, art, pop culture and lifestyle—sometimes self deprecatingly, other times seriously.
I wrote Toronto Makes, a book that tells the stories of 50+ of the city's finest makers, from ceramicists to artisanal chocolatiers, through written word and photography (Sept 2019, Figure 1 Publishing).
I am a columnist with The Globe and Mail, and my work can be seen in publications such as The Cut, Buzzfeed, The Kit, Canadian Art, Flare Magazine, Vogue.com, The Coveteur, S/ Magazine and Toronto Life. I have also worked with brands such as Chanel, Aldo, Holt Renfrew, Starbucks and 48North in a consulting, strategy and copywriting capacity.
Previously, I was the Executive Digital Editor at FASHION Magazine, where I led both print and digital teams through an integrated editorial strategy. In my five years at the magazine, I travelled to fancy locales in pursuit of celebrity and designer interviews, squashed social media records and managed to win four consecutive awards for best website at the P&G Fashion and Beauty Awards. Oh, and I covered fashion week too, which is always less glamorous than you think.
I am still not over the nineties. For more proof, visit my throwback Instagram account @capsule98 and tune into my podcast, Capsule '98, which delves into all things nostalgia with a slew of celebrity guests.
My full CV is available upon request. You can contact me through the form below, or directly at email@example.com.