Lovely, Instagramable London: Pretty Cafes

This pretty pink cafe, Peggy Porschen was on the top of my list of cute coffee spots to visit in London. The city is filled with darling cafes and tea rooms, but I was particularly excited to see this place in person. ...

Summer Style Wish List

Summer is in full swing, and if you’ve walked into any retailer, you know it’s sale season! Most of the stores are a hot mess, and not enjoyable to shop. I usually have my eye on a few pieces, and then shop ...

Five Favourites: Summer Shoes

By now, you’ve probably unpacked your summer sandals. So often when you do this, you discover pairs of shoes that need to be retired. Beat up from beach trips and summer adventures, its still can be hard to let some of these ...

Must Have Mules

It’s a bit too early in the season to break out the open toe shoes, but we’re all ready to pack away our boots. Solution? Mules! These are backless shoes that are often closed-toed. They’re also know as slides, because you slide ...

London Fashion Week

The London runways (or catwalks) are always wonderful to watch. The collections are often colourful, quirky and push the fashion envelope. One of the coolest aspects of London Fashion Week is the designer showrooms at The Store Studios. London is the only major ...

NYFW Fall 2017

The Fall 2017 collections just walked the runways of New York Fashion Week. Designers had a strong voice this season, and we heard them roar, loud and clear. From Canadian darlings Beaufille’s first New York presentation, to the show stopping Michael Costello, ...

YSL – The Perfection of Style

The Yves Saint Laurent exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum featured an incredible overview of the designer’s career. I was so excited to have the opportunity to view Yves Saint Laurent’s work in person. Each room in the gallery told a story ...

Dior Couture Spring 2017

For the first time ever, Dior’s Artistic Director is a woman. Maria Grazia Chiuri showcased her first Haute Couture collection this week, in celebration of women everywhere. Under Maria’s guidance, the Atelier delivered a collection that felt like a Mid Summer Night’s ...

Dark Textures

In the middle of winter, sometimes you just want to wear all black. It’s a classic shade, but it can look too simple or dare I say, basic. A dark outfit like this calls for a bit of texture. Enter, the faux ...

Coats to Fall For

A great coat can make an outfit. Colours and fabrics change every season, but there a few key silhouttes that will never go out of style. Since I teach a Fashion Elements course, I’ve highlighted a few of the key ...

Fall Footwear Favourites

There’s nothing like a new pair of shoes to put that extra pep in your step. Autumn is in full swing, and it’s time to switch out your open toe shoes in favour of Fall footwear. From pumps and loafers to ankle ...

Interview: Michael Costello

Michael Costello’s star is rising, FAST! You’ve seen his beautiful gowns on the red carpet, most notably the illusion gown Beyonce wore to the Grammy’s. That dress created a big trend on the red carpet the past few award seasons, ...