Fashion

The year in trends - Part 3

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Another favourite trend of mine was leather! Last year leather was everywhere and on everything, I just couldn't get enough!!! There was so much to choose from...pants, dresses, leggings, blazers and it came in every possible colour! The cool thing about leather is that you can easily incorporate it . For example, a simple leather trim on a shirt, blouse [...]

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. [...]