BEST PLAID PLANS: 3×1 HOW TO INCORPORATE THREE TRENDS IN ONE OUTFIT

There’s something dreamy about fall, that sort of romantic touch that engulfs all around you as soon as the temperature starts to drop. Perhaps it’s that need for something luxe and cozy to keep one warm as the wind blows a bit colder but it’s also that slow transition of colours… the leaves turning orange…

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@20YS IN THE MEDIA: FASHION TALK AT CBC NEWS “OUR OTTAWA” SHOW WITH LUCY VAN OLDENBARNEV

It’s raining men! Well not quite men exactly but they say when it rain, it pours is so incredibly true! After a back to back TV segment appearances at Daytime Ottawa with Derick Fage and Lois Lee (not to mention my Top 10 Versatile Beauty Products TV segment with Dylan Black at Daytime Ottawa), I…

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How to Find Style Identity as a Fashion Blogger

Whenever there’s a big event in town that most of my friends in both social media and real life are going to, we always have the pre-event shopping party via Twitter, where we discuss what potential outfits we are going to rock during the big day! It’s always a fun and lively discussion on what’s…

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NO PARKING IN 1969

Aside from the aversion to skinny jeans, pants or skinny anything lately, I think one of my style challenges in definitely casual Fridays or dressing up for the weekend. Sometimes, I don’t have a smooth transition between corporate work outfits and casual yet cool non-work day ensemble. Truth be told, I can can get ready…

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2X2 SPECIAL FEATURE: FALLING IN STYLE WITH IVA AND BANANA REPUBLIC’S FAUX LEATHER SIMONE PONTE KNIT DRESS

It’s that special time again, a much anticipated TWINSIE post with the always stylish and elegant IVA of FALLING IN STYLE Fashion and Style Blog. A well-known Toronto fashion blogger, model, brand ambassador and television star, IVA and I seem to share the same taste as evidenced by a whole lot of similar pieces in…

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FASHION HALLELUJAH: TARGET OPENS IN OTTAWA

There is nothing more exciting for us fashion lovers than finding out that your much anticipated store from South of the Border is finally opening in your hometown. Fast fashion, the latest in trends straight off the runway and of course, the occasional much feted designer collaboration. This fall, Ottawa welcomes the addition of the…

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TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE: BANANA REPUBLIC – ISSA CORAL PRINTED KIMONO DRESS

One of the things bloggers, whether its fashion, beauty, food or lifestyle, struggle with sometimes is that ubiquitous writer’s block. It happens to all of us, it happens to the best of us. When God forbid, there is just nothing to talk about. Hours after hours of trying, its just one big blank page of…

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SPECIAL FEATURE: FALLING IN STYLE WITH IVA AND BANANA REPUBLIC’S BOX-PLEAT PONTE DRESS

You see, one of the beautiful things about Twitter is just you never know what will come out of that 140-character tweet! Sometimes, you get access to exclusive deals, invite-only parties, you get added to an elite group of people with expertise on some thing and these are just relative bonuses of being on Social…

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