So I pulled the trigger on this plaid shirt when all the Cyber Monday sales were on and I am glad I did because it is sold out online. Just as I expected it is a perfect Christmas plaid but I have styled it here to underplay its festiveness.
Lately Fair Isle sweaters feel as though they have been reintented from preppy stuffiness to easy going cool. I don’t know who to blame for making the classic knit new again? JCREW? Hipsters who make everything retro hip again? Whomever is to blame I am liking it.
Stay away from cardgian versions. Somehow they still scream button down housewives as opposed to easy going hip. Continue Reading
I am not one to get super dressed up during the Holidays. Considering how often I read that same sentence on other blogs I gather that most people don’t have to wear a gown for a family gathering on Christmas day.
Still it is a festive occasion. And you want to honor the magic that is Christmas. So I have 5 ways to to take your regular outfit from everyday to Christmas ready.
One of the things about winter is putting away our favourite warm weather clothing and bundling up in sweaters and coats. But sometimes there are items that you just don’t want to put away. But at the same time it is just too damn cold for sleeveless tops without a way to layer them up.
It is that time of year again! Time for the Christmas One of a Kind Show. For me it has become a tradition that kicks me into the Holiday Spirit and starts off my Holiday shopping spree.
Many of my favourite from previous shows are showcasing their great fashion, accessories and food again at the Toronto One of a Kind show so I don’t want to rehash too much of the same things I have seen before so here are some notable vendors that are new to the show or simply new to me! Check out prior round ups here, here and here.
Yes I know it is Thursday. But Black Friday seems to span more than just the Friday after American Thanksgiving. In fact strolling through Yorkdale Mall earlier this week many retailers were already having some sort of major sale whether it was labelled a Black Friday Sale or not.
So this is my Black Friday Sale Round Up.
***Note I will be updating this page as more sales go live*** Continue Reading