THEY Rep at Mavi

THEY Rep owner and agent GINA HOLE and booker PATRICIA LAGMAY stopped by OPUS HOTEL last Thursday to view a sneak preview of MAVI‘s Spring/Summer 2010 collection. Thanks to CORA MAU at Mavi and Opus Hotel for hosting a great event!

THEY Rep at a Mavi event at Opus Hotel

Z!nk by Leila Bani, Sonia Leal-Serafim, and Christina Culver

Stylist LEILA BANI, makeup and hair stylist SONIA LEAL-SERAFIM, and nail artist CHRISTINA CULVER recently worked with photographer CHRIS HAYLETT on yet another stunning ZINK magazine editorial, this time for their Fall 2009 issue.

Zink by Leila Bani and Sonia Leal-Serafim

Holiday Picks for The Georgia Straight by Dan Nguyen

Hair and makeup artist DAN NGUYEN was recently asked by THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT for his top three hair do styles for the holiday season. Click here to read the entire article. Photo by ANGELA FAMA.

Dan Nguyen on The Georgia Straight

Nail and Beauty Shoot by Christina Culver and Sonia Leal-Serafim

Here are the photos from the incredible new shoot by makeup and hair stylist SONIA LEAL-SERAFIM and nail artist CHRISTINA CULVER. Stay tuned for Christina’s web portfolio, coming soon!

The shoot, which was shot by photographer EYDIS EINARSDOTTIR, can be seen in the latest issue of MUSK magazine.

Makeup & Hair by Sonia Leal-Serafim and Nail Art by Christina Culver

Makeup & Hair by Sonia Leal-Serafim and Nail Art by Christina Culver

Makeup & Hair by Sonia Leal-Serafim and Nail Art by Christina Culver

Makeup & Hair by Sonia Leal-Serafim and Nail Art by Christina Culver

Makeup & Hair by Sonia Leal-Serafim and Nail Art by Christina Culver

Norma Hill-Patton headlines the IMATS in Toronto

IMATS Sunday, November 22/09: NORMA HILL-PATTON–who was the Makeup Designer for the hugely successful movie TWILIGHT: NEW MOON, where she created the much anticipated character looks for ROBERT PATTINSON’s “Edward”, TAYLOR LAUTNER’s “Jacob”, DAKOTA FANNING’s “Jane”, as well as the rest of the cast–was in Toronto this past weekend to speak at the prestigious International Make-up Artist Trade Show (IMATS). Norma received an incredible reception from industry professionals and Twilight fans alike, with an on-stage interview with IMATS president and MAKE-UP ARTIST MAGAZINE founder MICHAEL KEY, autograph signing with fans, and a makeover session where she  recreated the character looks of “Edward” and “Jane” too a sea of eager attendees. 

Here a few photos from the weekend:

Norma Hill-Patton at IMATS


Norma Hill-Patton at IMATS

Fans flew in from all over Canada and the United States just to hear her speak and lined up for over an hour to get her autograph.

Norma Hill-Patton at IMATS

Norma recreated the flawless vampire look she perfected for DAKOTA FANNING’s character,  “Jane”, in New Moon.

Norma Hill-Patton at IMATS

The finished product: “Jane” and “Edward” at the IMATS.

Norma has also been the subject of many feature articles, including the cover story for MAKE-UP ARTIST MAGAZINE. Click on the following links to view just a few of the many articles that have featured Norma’s career and her work in NEW MOON:

Make-Up Artist Magazine

Toronto Life


Style List

Beauty Blogging Junkie

Spoiled Pretty

I Feel Pretty

 All Photos: Deverill Weekes/Courtesy of Make-Up Artist magazine

Gina Hole’s interview in Raine Magazine

RAINE magazine profiled THEY Rep agent and owner GINA HOLE for their latest issue. The article, written by industry veteran MARILYN R. WILSON,  talks about how Gina got her start in the industry, and her journey from being an established makeup artist in LA to owning the leading photographer and artist agency in Vancouver.

Click here to view the article in the latest edition of RAINE magazine.

Raine Magazine - Gina Hole

Leila Bani for Nuvo Winter 2009

LEILA BANI once again collaborated with NUVO magazine to style the men’s and women’s editorials for their Winter 2009 issue.

Nuvo Winter 2009 styled by Leila Bani

Nuvo Winter 2009 styled by Leila Bani

Nuvo Winter 2009 styled by Leila Bani

Nuvo Winter 2009 styled by Leila Bani

Nuvo Winter 2009 styled by Leila Bani

Nuvo Winter 2009 styled by Leila Bani


TV Guide styled by Leila Bani

LEILA BANI recently styled British actor CALLUM BLUE, who can currently be seen in SMALLVILLE,  for the latest issue of TV GUIDE magazine. Photo by ANTHONY REDPATH.

TV Guide - Callum Blue styled by LEILA BANI

Marianna Scarola’s interview in Vancouver Fashion Ezine

Makeup and hair stylist MARIANNA SCAROLA was interviewed by LISA WONG for the most recent issue of VANCOUVER FASHION EZINE. Click here to read about Marianna’s story and career. 

Stay tuned for Marianna’s new portfolio, coming soon!

Marianna Scarola on Vancouver Fashion Ezine

THEY welcomes Christina Culver

THEY Rep welcomes CHRISTINA CULVER (AKA Christina Darling!) to the agency. We are all very excited that Christina brings her dynamic personality and close connection to the artists and clients of Vancouver. She joins the equally fabulous PATRICIA LAGMAY as they share the management and booking duties at THEY Rep.

We are also very pleased to announce that Christina will be the studio manager of Vancouver’s first high-end photo rental studios, slated to open January 2010 (name to be announced). Lots of news to come on the new studios. Stay tuned!

Not only a knowledgeable fashion expert/designer and the new booker at THEY Rep, Christina is also well-known for her kick-ass nails. She has been busy working with many different photographers and publications, as well as the latest FAN DEATH video! Christina balances her time between doing nails at the beginning of shoots and managing the artists at the agency.

For all booking inquiries, please contact Christina or Patricia at or 604-929-2959.

Christina Culver at THEY Rep