TOP 5 SUMMER DRESS PICKS FROM OLD NAVY

There isn’t anything quite like summer in Canada. It’s so gloriously beautiful yet so frustratingly short that you always feel like your in a race against time. Especially when you’re trying wear all the beautiful summer dresses that you’ve thoughtfully packed away during the winter. What makes matters worst is when you see all the…

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CANADA DAY 2015 ULTIMATE GUIDE: CELEBRATING CANADA’S 148TH BIRTHDAY WITH HUDSON’S BAY

There’s NOT going to be any party bigger than this on July 1st. And we know Canada Day celebration like no other! Twenty York Street or 20 York Street (if you want to check it out in Google Earth) is actually located right in the heart of the Byward Market, exactly behind the flagship Hudsons…

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1X2 CHALLENGE: 1 DRESS, 2 LOOKS WITH HKR COLLECTIONS

There’s something absolutely magical with summertime, the sun is brightly shining, the skies are bluer than blue and everyone just feels generally fantastic every day. There are so many events, gatherings and music festivals to go to that it’s the perfect time to experiment with different looks without having to layer so many pieces of…

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LE CHATEAU’S THE WEDDING BOUTIQUE MEETS THE GOVERNOR GENERAL PERFORMING ARTS AWARDS #GGAWARDS

Perhaps one of the easiest and the hardest events to get dressed up for are formal black tie affair coupled with red carpet arrivals. Easy because you know exactly the proper dress code, it’s not casual business (what does that even mean?) or daytime cocktail (you mean a dress code for when you drink mimosas?)….

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FASHION UNIFORM: EASTER OUTFIT WITH FUR AND SKINNY JEANS

One look at my closet would immediately tell you, I have a big bias towards dresses. For a number of reasons obviously. The first being, it’s fast and easy. There is no need to figure out what top matches with which bottom or if this bold print would go with that bright colour. A dress…

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#NYE PARTY: LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD BOOTIES AND TOP PICKS FROM ALDO

As we are practically recovering from the daily festivities of Christmas, the endless gift-wrapping and unwrapping and the endless eating, there’s another big holiday around the corner and it’s coming up real fast – the New Year’s Eve Party. Though technically not a holiday and more like that it really is, a party, it requires…

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PREPPING FOR TV: H&M GATINEAU SHOPPING FOR DAYTIME OTTAWA

When we started this little blog of ours a couple of years ago, I didn’t really think there would be more than five people reading it let alone have many cool opportunities like going on the radio and TV.  I didn’t think we’d land a full page in a major newspaper, get featured in magazines…

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#20YSFUN #STAYCATION: WHAT TO WEAR TO A SUMMER ROADTRIP

As you know, we have started this new very exciting series here at Twenty York Street called #20YSFUN #STAYCATION, which is exactly how it sounds. Sometimes, we just don’t have the cash or the time to go on a lavish European vacation or an extravagant week in the Caribbean but it doesn’t mean we can’t…

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#20YS AUGUST #STAYCATION: WHAT TO WEAR TO A SUMMER PICNIC

Nothing says chic and carefree more than a sweet maxi dress. It’s perfect for almost everything you need to do when the weather is scorching outside – a lovely summer picnic in the park, going out for a walk (and hopefully, an indulgent cone of ice cream or a refreshing FroYo), rocking it out at…

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