The Casual Fall Outfit Formula

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Have you seen the outfits put together by your friends or style muses that have that distinctly “fall outfit” feel to them, but wondered how you can achieve this look for yourself? There is a “formula” shall we say to “the look” for the casual fall outfit. Once you know the formula it is really […]

Modest Dress for Hope for Healing

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When the call went out for sponsors for the 5th Hope for Healing Gala fundraiser for the YWCA that was held on Saturday I was happy to offer support for such a great cause. The Gala was held to help raise awareness and funds for the YWCA programs to help Calgary women and children who […]

White After Labour Day

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Did you ever hear the “fashion rule” about do not wear white after labour day? That “rule” is based on both tradition and city living conditions from about 80 years ago. No longer relevant. The outfit for today’s post was designed around my white jeans, a full month after labour day (gasp). And I will continue […]

Parkluxe 2014 Fashion & Art Show

Caitlin Power: I loved the purple sheath dress on the right the best from her collection.

Parkluxe is the premiere fashion event of Calgary. I’ve never been to New York Fashion Week (NYFW) in person, but from what I watch on youtube and what a friend who has been tells me, Parkluxe is comparable. I’m so excited to have the Park team in Calgary work so hard to bring us such […]

Western Canada Fashion Week

The opening

With 10 years running Western Canada Fashion Week in Edmonton is certainly not going anywhere. If I still lived there, you bet I’d attend every night. As it is, I’ll snag an evening here and there when I can make the drive. Here are my favourite looks from the shows that were presented last Saturday. […]

The Truth About “Effortless Style”

Effortless Style

The fashion magazines always seem to be praising this or that celebrity or designer who has so called “effortless style.” You look at Gwenyth Paltrow, Gwen Stephani, Kate Middleton, Angelina Jolie, etc. who all look polished every time they step out of the house. And with no effort?! How do they do it? The Truth: […]