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Top 5: Velvet Shoes

Velvet shoes aren’t just for fancy evening occasions anymore! With the sheer amount of velvet shoes out there, from boots to flats to sneakers to pumps and sandals, you’re sure to find a pair that works for your lifestyle. Pair velvet shoes with anything from denim to trousers to skirts – and remember, you don’t…

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Top 5: Hottest Shoes For the Holidays

Anyone who knows me, knows I love a good pair of party shoes! I’m a very strong believer that shoes should never be an after-thought because they can make or break an outfit –  as the amazing and ever-fashionable Iris Apfel once said “If your hair is done properly and you’re wearing good shoes, you can…

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Style Spotlight: Sultry Sophisticate

It’s November, which means that the holidays are right around the corner (I know, I’m in denial too). As we all know the holidays bring an inevitable onslaught of holiday parties, dinners, drinks and nights out – which means you need a lot (and I mean A LOT) of dressy looks. So, before we go full-on…

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WIN a $100 Gift Card from GUESS – #SultrySophisticate

This month, it’s all about showcasing those “risqué” styles you’ve been dying to try. Make a bold statement with flirtatious fabrics like lace and sheer and high-impact reds. Celebrate November by letting your inner #SultrySophisticate out! Fill out the form below for your chance to win a $100 Gift Card from GUESS For extra entries: Comment on this Facebook post…

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Top 5: Sneakers

Everyone needs a great pair of sneakers in their fashion arsenal. To me, a sneaker is a casual shoe (with laces or velcro or some sort of fastener) that can be worn with anything from jeans to leggings to skirts. It can be leather, mesh or fabric, embellished or plain but it shouldn’t be something…

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The Look: Rainy Day Errand Running

It’s October…in Vancouver…at some point, it is going to rain. While I love rainy day movie watching in bed just as much as the next gal, eventually I do have to venture out to do things like buy groceries, get coffee… Enter track pants. The perfect answer to rainy day errand running. They’re comfy, cozy, don’t stretch out…

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On Trend: Female Empowerment Tops

Ever since Maria Grazia Chiuri sent a “We Should All Be Feminists” T-shirt down the runway during her first show for Dior, shirts bearing female empowerment slogans have begun popping up in popular stores everywhere. While the concept of “wearing” your support for a cause is nothing new, it is truly inspiring to see just how widespread this movement…

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Style Spotlight: Street Savvy Style

In October it’s all about pumping up the girl power and highlighting those well-loved classics. Try pairing classically casual pieces like t-shirts with distressed denim and cozy knits. Give your bomber a break and opt for an oversized denim jacket over dresses. Mix in a pair of track pants (yes track pants) and pair with a…