Author archives: AmyYew

10 Things To Do That Will Lift Your Spirits

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It happens to all of us: bad days or even weeks. Sometimes life throws a curveball to motivate us to be better than the day before. Just like most challenges, the key is getting into a right frame of mind. You don't have to always know the answer right away; most of the time it's a process to get there and patience will be your grounding force. Here are a fe[...]

Vancouver Courier: A Case For Fashion and Why We Should Care

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper People often ask what does fashion mean to me? A large part is definitely the feeling I get when a new collection is about to release. There's a feeling of anticipation and story that's yet to be told. Also a keen art buff, I view fashion much like art. Fashion always looks towards the future with a nod to the past. [...]

The Edit: Red Heeled Booties

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My closet is packed with solids, neutrals and a lot of black. This means I usually invest in accent pieces to keep things interesting. This week, blogger Arielle Charnas of @somethingnavy breathe new light on shoes that pack a punch (and a new project she's collaborating with Nordstrom). A quick go to with neutral pieces, you're ready to go with little ef[...]

The Single Girl Valentines Survival Guide

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Tomorrow is Valentines Day where roses and sweets are rampid. However, singles can take this opportunity to celebrate the most important relationship they have in their life: your relationship with yourself. After all, in everyone's busy life and schedule these days, one can easily overlook some much needed self care. Show yourself some love with this edi[...]

Refresh Your Space This Fall With These Inspiration Ideas

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Once in awhile, it's healthy to it the refresh button and spruce up your living space. It gives you a rejuvenated sense of psychologically clarity that can transform your space into a home. With fall closing in and temperatures getting cooler, there's nothing more soothing than snuggling on your couch with a great book and a warm beverage so there's no bette[...]

New Research Challenges The Theory of Choice and Happiness

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper When it comes to relationships, accountability is a notion we recognize but not always put into practice. We think we know what we want, freedom means options and choice, we see what we want to see to make reality suit our intentions. The truth is whether you see it as rationalization or coping, we constantly alter our sens[...]

Shopping List: H&M's Best Fall Dresses

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Cover Photo: H&M A forever H&M shopper, I've manage to get on top of my shopping game to grab the best items of the season. Everyone has their own view on fast fashion but I personally like that it provides a fresh perspective on fashion and style. It also means you don't always have the luxury of time to sit on the fence on whether you want to pu[...]

#LOTD: Lace Contrast

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One of my favourite street style look for the season is this one. The mix of lace and a trendy belted jacket is the perfect balanced look that packs a punch. It's an easy look to put together and you may even have these pieces in your closet already!

Ferragamo is setting spring on fire

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper With fashion week well on it's way, I'm not quite ready to delve into fall and winter when I have spring on my mind. One of my favourite collection for spring/summer 2016 is Salvatore Ferragamo. It has an ease that comes with spring and most importantly wearable. Here are a few looks from the collection to kick start your s[...]