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Long Weekend. What to Pack?

Canada celebrated Victoria Day last weekend and since we were staycationing, I lounged around alternating between pjs, gardening attire (pjs) and more pjs, but this weekend we’re off to Boston, so I’m wondering what to pack.  And as it’s Memorial Day for those south of the border a lot of you may be wondering the same! Any plans for the weekend?  … Continue reading

Luxemi

Refinery29 just annouced the launch of Luxemi.com, the online source for lovely indian clothing, which you can RENT from too.  If you’ve ever been to an Indian wedding or function, you know how expensive those outfits can be, not to mention the accessories (which btw, they rent out, too!) and often times you’ll only wear a sari, that you … Continue reading

BIG Bows + PRABAL Gurung

Exciting that Prabal Gurung has a new collection at J.Crew. Although I’m not much of  J.Crew fan, I do like me some bows, and this very limited edition (only 50 pieces made of some of the styles and some already sold out) is all “exploding” bows.  Pre-ordering happening right now, or available in store next week.  Get … Continue reading

Pleats

I used to have a black pleated midi skirt that I gave away a long time ago.  Don’t you regret doing that when the style comes back?  I love how graceful these pleated skirts look, and how perfect for summer? What’s your summer style?  Are you a skirts and dresses person or a shorts and t-shirt … Continue reading

Michelle + Kate

Finally a post Royal Wedding event that I’ve  we’ve all been waiting for. The President and Michelle Obama visited Buckingham Palace and Kate and Wills were on hand to meet and greet them.  Kate was wearing a gorgeous $340 Reiss dress (the Reiss website has apparently crashed now, due to the number of people trying to snag … Continue reading

Farewell Oprah

I can’t believe it’s the end of Oprah!  The final show is on Wednesday May 25. Will you be watching?  People Magazine is celebrating Oprah’s BEST hairstyles.  Check out the gallery at People.com. Here she is in 1986.  (Photo credit: Eric Heinila/Shooting Star) I think Oprah’s aged so gracefully, don’t you?  Here she is in 2011 (Photo … Continue reading

Summer Swim Suits

It’s almost time for summer! Beach-bound?  If so, what’s going to be in your beach bag?  Here are some of the looks I’d love to sport on a beach vacation (which I am doing…….in my mind). Catherine Malandrino, Cutout crochet, $195 (Net-a-porter) I love Freya’s lingerie, and their swimsuits are no exception.  SO pretty and … Continue reading

ANTM: Spoiler Alert!

If you haven’t seen the Season Finale of America’s Next Top Model Cycle 16, I won’t ruin it for you, so, STOP reading! 🙂

Ankle Strap Flats

Ever since I saw a pair of Bellofatto black ballet flats with an ankle strap, I regret not getting them.  Love this look for summer, especially the nude colour.  What do you think? I ouldn’t find the Bellofatto online, but here’s a similar look by Gabriella Rocha, $79.99 (Endless) Belle by Sigerson Morrison $250 (Saks Fifth … Continue reading

Bluefly Polyvore Contest

Laid-back cool or poolside chic? Share your summer style and you could win up to $5,000 in Bluefly items from your set! Visit POLYVORE for more! Here’s mine. A Blue Fly Summer by hogger & co. featuring black shades Geren Ford silk romper $176 – bluefly.com Bo em leather sandal $123 – bluefly.com Furla leather hobo handbag $267 – bluefly.com G by … Continue reading