distressed denim diy 

            Last night, I was admiring all these slightly cropped, loose ripped jeans online and contemplating adding to my denim collection. You know I’m trying to cut down on mindless shopping, so luckily it didn’t take me long to decide I could modify something I already owned to fit my vision instead. […]

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spring essentials now 

         I know it’s only just February, but I’m in the mood for spring already. And sometimes on days like today, Vancouver humours me and plays along. Though it may not be warm enough to get away with no jacket and bare legs for long, there are lots of spring pieces you can […]

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well-loved autumn classics 

      As much as I love shopping for a new season (who doesn’t!) it’s even more rewarding to have collected some favourite pieces I’ve been wearing for years. Knowing I have some oldies but goodies I can’t wait to dig out of the closet once the weather turns reminds me that there is more […]

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budget friendly fall basics 

      In fall more than any other season I lust over high ticket items like jackets, leather boots and gorgeous knits that cost an arm and a leg. Though some of these pieces are worthy of an investment, I’m not in the market for anything fancy right now. However, I did find some great […]

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fashion and finances

Have you ever bought something you couldn’t afford using a credit card? Have you ever vowed to pay it off later only to rack up more purchases? I don’t expect you to answer because no one likes to talk about finances, let alone debt. But if you were secretly thinking “ME!” then you are not […]

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