Complections College of Makeup Art & Design Located at
110 Lombard Street, Toronto, Ontario.
Phone: 416-968-6739

Odessa Paloma Parker

A former  instructor of the Fashion Theory course at CMU and now the Fashion Editor of The Globe and Mail, Odessa is a fashionista extraordinaire and a force to be reckoned within the Canadian fashion world. She received an Honours BA from the University of Toronto and a diploma in Book & Magazine Publishing from Centennial College. Odessa worked for Ukula Magazine as the Editorial Assistant in her first role within the industry, and then as the Visual Marketing Coordinator at the renowned artist agency Judy Inc., who represents some of Canada’s hottest fashion talent including CMU superstar grads Sabrina Rinaldi and Cait Mizzi, and instructor GianLuca Orienti.

She founded Plaid Magazine in March 2010 and oversaw all business operations and editorial direction during its three-year run. As a freelance stylist her client list includes  Entertainment Tonight Canada and The Grid. Odessa has also produced several successful shopping events in Toronto through Plaid Magazine and independently. She was named a “Toronto Fashion Hero” by Now Magazine in 2011, and one of “Toronto’s Most Stylish People” by Toronto Life‘s Style Book in 2012.