As soon as retailers begin getting in their fall merchandise and blowing out the warm weather clothes, I realize my favourite season is already halfway done. This year it even seems like summer is over before it started, but that does mean a killer set of pre-fall outfits to enjoy. The silk slip dress will […]Read more "pre fall "
For the past year and a half, I have had a predominantly black dress code at work. Prior to that grey was my ride or die, but not being able to wear it at my job brought things to a stand still. As you know I’m a firm believer in having multi-purpose clothes, which really just ended up meant […]Read more "uniform"
Sometimes it can be hard to tell if an item will be more than just a one-hit-wonder when shopping. I can think I’ve fallen in love with something and snap out of it just as quickly. Not an ideal situation to get the most for your money. I have learned this […]Read more "wardrobe staples"
I often find the outfits with the least thought and work put into them to be the most enjoyable. There is a reason why basics are the foundation of any solid wardrobe – they make getting ready quick, easy and chic. This look features a few of my favourites. Nothing is more simple […]Read more "boyfriend denim and heels"
Some days it’s good to just be cozy and warm. Those are days for flannel shirts, silky jersey tops and jeans with a lot of stretch in them. Put on some sunglasses to cover those tired eyes and go! I love a good plaid and this one has been kicking around […]Read more "canadiana "
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 […]Read more "well-loved autumn classics "
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"
The best summer alternative to the little black dress is a crisp white number. If you haven’t already checked out Vancouver based blogger The August Diaries, she has a lovely blog, amazing style (both in fashion and writing) and is a big advocate of the lwd. West Coast represent! This one is delicate […]Read more "little white dress"
This is what I wore last night for an impromptu date night. Neither of us felt like cooking, so I got into this flowy dress and out of my work clothes as fast as I could and we were off to Cactus Club. Home and in bed by 9:30pm. Why do days feel so long […]Read more "date night"
Clean lines and basic pieces can be easy, versatile and stylish. As I begin to pack for my trip, I am visualizing a whole suitcase full of simple looks like this one I can mix and match or transition from day to night. I always pack too much, and never even wear half of it. […]Read more "simply simple"