The holidays are almost here! Christmas music, red cups, parkas and of course, the start of the most major shopping time of the year have begun. For me, December is always bittersweet. Working in retail is busy (which I love) but it is also the most hectic and high stakes time of the year. Huge […]Read more "how to get the best deals this holiday season"
Anyone reading this blog knows I love to be comfortable. There is no better way to do this than by wearing sneakers. Now that the fashion world has totally accepted this casual shoe as something more than just gym attire, it’s easy to put your feet first and still look stylish. When […]Read more "sneakers with everything "
I’ve done a post on what to wear when you’re travelling before, but it’s something I always think through in the days before I’m leaving on a trip. Right now I am on route to Mexico, and going to a very warm destination from a relatively cold and rainy one brings its own […]Read more "what to wear to the airport "
Wearing black from head to toe is definitely easy, and for this reason it has a reputation for being boring or safe. Most women gravitate towards black as it is universally flattering and more forgiving than any other shade. I still think it can also be extremely eye-catching, chic and lots of fun […]Read more "how to wear all black without being boring "
No surprise here that I’ve always loved clothing. My second job (at the age of 16) and nearly every one since has included some aspect of fashion and selling. No matter where you work or what you sell, when you spend all day getting people excited about buying things, it is way too easy to […]Read more "how to work in retail without spending your whole paycheque on clothes"
Big news everybody, I will be turning 25 in a week and a half! It’s hard to believe, but I will be officially out of my early twenties. Something came up on my newsfeed the other day about how you know you’re 25 when…and while most days I feel anything but younger […]Read more "how to pull off business casual"
Remember this dress and when it was warm enough outside to not wear tights? Me neither. August flew by and the warm weather has mostly gone away with it. We were spoiled all summer with heat wave after heat wave, but the past few days have been a violent reminder about how much it sucks to […]Read more "how to make a seamless transition to fall"
I’ve been trying to pick and choose what I buy for fall. I never want to go overboard, which is easy to do when there are so many great pieces out there amid my excitement about the changing seasons. I have to keep reminding myself I still have tons of […]Read more "how to shop for fall"
In the past few months I have been looking into purchasing a new, smaller bag and trying to find something classic and somewhat affordable. My favourite cross body bags (Chanel boy bag and Celine Nano) were both several thousand dollars and therefore out of reach. At first I was set on […]Read more "how to buy a vintage designer bag"
1) Double roll Great for boyfriend jeans, the double roll looks casually cool and hits at a flattering spot on your ankle. Can be used on skinnies too – especially super long ones. I double roll the majority of my jeans, especially with sneakers or booties. 2) Half cuff Best on […]Read more "how to roll any jeans "