Fashion

The year in trends Part 2 - The Peplum

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The Peplum! The last time it was big was back in the mid eighties, I can actually remember my mother wearing them. However this time around the flare or "flounce " of the bottom isn't as grand as the 80's but definitely more grown up, dare I say more sophisticated. Peplum tops, skirts and dresses were seen everywhere in 2012 and there was no shortage of styl[...]

Boutique Shopping

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As most of you already know, I live on the Canadian prairies, Winnipeg to be exact. There are many great things about my city that I love. Other things, not so much, like very cold winter days. Don't get me wrong, I enjoy winter but not the extreme windchill days. Ha ha. Anyhow, I often feel that we get overlook as a city when it comes to fashion and yes so[...]

Scent of this Woman

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I don't know about you but perfume is the one accessory that I cannot live without! Like many of you I have many different perfumes that not only reflect my mood, but also change depending on the season. In the spring and summer I tend to favour a scent that is light & sweet ( though not nauseating sweet ). During fall and winter I prefer a scent that is[...]

Christmas dream wish list

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I can't believe there is only 21 days till Christmas! This year I actually started my Christmas shopping early, definite shocker, and I am a few gifts away from being done. This never happens, I usually wait till the week of Christmas to get all my shopping done. Crazy! So with all this extra time on my hands I've started a "dream" Christmas wish list. [...]

Sunny Wednesday!!

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Happy Wednesday everyone!! Just two more days to go till the weekend, thankfully . Its full blown winter over here but even though the temps may have dropped the sun is still shinning...and I couldn't let that go to waste. It's all about the layers for me during winter...I hate to be cold. Jacket: Gap. Scarf: gift. Sweater & Shirt: [...]