Cottage Life

This weekend, and all summer long, I have been making a two and a half hour-long pilgrimage to my cottage in the North Kawarthas.  And even though I might spend 80% of the time on a deck suntanning (or attempting to…), swimming, or reading, I still like to be comfortably, casually chic.  While cottage style might be dominated by preppy…
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DIY ZARA Asymmetrical Shoes

This summer, one of the most coveted pair of shoes didn’t cost over $500.  It didn’t have a red sole, or designer label either.  Zara’s asymmetric court shoe only $99 in Canada, (it’s a joke that they’re “on sale”) sold out around the world thanks to their massive popularity amongst top fashion bloggers like Andy Torres. I was lucky enough to…
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Annie Sibonney, From Spain With Love

I recently had the wonderful opportunity to interview Annie Sibonney, the host and gastronomad of From Spain With Love, a new Food Network show.  While this doesn’t directly relate to fashion, I wanted to share this with you because I love food, travelling and I always have had a little soft spot for Spain– blame over five years of Flamenco dancing! Food was at the…
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Fabulous Four: August 22

Here are my picks for this week’s installment of Fabulous Four! The Pippa Bag: Channel the Duchess’ cheeky younger sister with this gorgeous leather bag from Modalu London.  Pippa herself has been seen with the bag that features functional pockets and a modern silhouette. The textured leather is as stunning as Pippa herself! People from the UK have been calling…
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Hermès Grand Apparat Look

So a couple weeks ago, I ordered my first Hermès scarf! I was so excited to wear it, I created a look that was inspired by the classic patterns and colours within this gorgeous design by Jacques Eudel. The scenery at the University of Toronto suited my look perfectly.  The ivy, old brick buildings, gothic windows and copper roofs echo…
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New York Fashion Week – Please help me get there.

This morning I woke up from a dream. In this dream, I was walking along 7th avenue, shopping bags swinging by my side.  In the next figment that I remember, I was standing in front of a camera, microphone in hand, and getting powdered up as I ran over lines in my head.  Then, I remember sitting down in a chair,…
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