EOS Crystal

eos or Evolution of Smooth, hosted us in New York earlier this month for the launch of their latest lip balm, Crystal. The event was held in the Meatpacking District in an airy, all white space. Along with my fellow Canadian bloggers, ...

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, ...

Industry Insider: Gillian Okopny from NARS

NARS National Lead Stylist, Gillian Okopny was recently in Vancouver to showcase the Spring collection. I met Gillian at the NARS counter, located at The Hudson’s Bay to chat about the latest collection. Gillian’s 11-years experience as a makeup artist includes working on ...

Interview: Kate and Tal from bkr

Kate Cutler and Tal Winter were close friends and young lawyers living in San Francisco. When they realized they were both carrying around trashy, disposable water bottles, they saw an opportunity to create something new. 

A water bottle that was clean, clear, ...

Interview: Dana Mooney

I first spotted Dana Mooney’s gorgeous paintings at The Cross Decor and Design. I immediately had to know who had created the beautiful abstract pieces, in gold, white blue, pink and purple all layered harmoniously together. I caught up with Dana in ...

Olive + Piper Jewelry

When we discovered Olive + Piper, we were instant fans. Founded by Tania Yan in 2012, Olive + Piper is a curated collection of beautiful jewelry, perfectly suited to add a little sparkle to every outfit. We chatted with Tania to hear ...

Interview: Michael Anderson, SVP of Design for Banana Republic

The last few years have been game-changers for Banana Republic. The company has made some significant changes and has stepped back into the spotlight as a primary retailer for stylish women. This year marks the 20th anniversary for the retailer in Canada- a ...

Butter Celebrates

Rosie Daykin, owner of Butter Bakery has just published her second book, Celebrate, featuring over 100 recipes for every occasion.  Butter Celebrates! is a feast for the eyes, with beautiful photographs illustrating the simple-to-follow recipes and tips for making any occasion extra ...

Simons Vancouver

Family-owned, Canadian fashion retailer Simons has opened their first BC location at Park Royal. With a 175-year history, and a rich assortment of merchandise, Vancouverites are very excited to welcome Simons to the city. We spoke with Angela Stinson, Director of Store Development to ...

Interview: Eq3’s Creative Director Thom Fougere

One of our favourite furniture stores, EQ3 has just relocated to a newly renovated space on South Granville. EQ3 designs, produces and sells affordable, modern furniture for every room in your home, with many of the items made right here in Canada. ...

Interview: Marie from Vu Sunglass

I just pick out the most beautiful pair of Miu Miu sunglasses thanks to the convenient service of eyewear company VU SUNGLASS. The Montreal based store was founded in 1985, and their online store provides a highly coveted selection of designer brands ...

Walk The World with Element Hotels

Element Hotel has partnered with FitBit for their latest global campaign. Walk the World is a virtual walk that invites fitness fans across the globe to log their steps together and complete a virtual trek from Canada to China.

The campaign ...