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10 Last Minute Gifts Under $50

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Photo above: Drybar “Escape Plan” Travel Set from Nordstrom ($43.22) Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper Just two more sleeps till Christmas! If you're behind on your Christmas shopping, you're not alone. The malls are buzzing with shoppers checking off their lists before the big day. The advantage to shopping last minute (if you can deal with the anxiety)[...]

The "Can't Go Wrong" Holiday Gift Guide

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper Finding the perfect gift for someone can be really difficult, especially if you know they have a very particular taste. I've always gone for gifts that have utility in someone's life. While I'm making my list, I also check on social media to see what each person on my list is currently into to get a good sense of what they [...]

RYU Is Giving Us A New Way Of Looking At Athletic Apparel

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper Athletic apparel is not what it use to be. The old conception of gym clothes (baggy and not all that flattering) is changing. More people are now wearing athletic apparel as a sort of lifestyle clothing. You can now wear it pretty much anywhere you would normally wear jeans. Many athletic apparel brands have even integrated[...]

SHOP: The Fringe Skirt from H&M

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Fringe is making a big splash this season and why shouldn't it? It's a great way to add movement to your look and it's perfect for the holiday season. This H&M fringe skirt will do just that. It's available in green and black and great when paired with a long duster coat so your legs stay warm. SHOP THE H&M FRINGE DRESS: $49.99

Zara's holiday collection is all kinds of pretty in black

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The holiday season is coming up which means parties and family gatherings are also near. Personally, I've always despised having to wear red or green to be "festive" for the season. With those reasons in mind, I couldn't be happier when Zara released their holiday evening collection adorn with black. It's a classy mix between fun evening wear with just the r[...]

Fall Favourites From Etsy

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper Etsy is full of great finds especially if you're looking for a customized gift or decor for your home. Since fall is a time of renewal for my home, I took to the Etsy website for some unique and chic finds for both my home and my beauty bag. Here are a few things I found: Black and white wrapping paper $12   [...]

SHOP: The Lace Pencil Skirt From Zara

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It's hard to believe but holiday season is upon us which means work parties and family get togethers. Lace skirts are one of my favourite garment for the holidays. Add a touch of red like a red turtleneck and you're both stylish and festive. This Zara skirt is not only a steal but something you'll want to keep wearing any season of the year. SHOP: Lace Penc[...]

Best of Vancouver: The style guide for eats, shops and sights

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper When you live in a city all your life, you can sometimes take it for granted. Vancouver has been my home for most of my life and also a city that has the best food and sights. Where we shop has changed drastically over the last few years with new stores such as Forever 21, Victoria Secret, Dior, H&M, J Crew and Nordstro[...]

SHOP: The Mansur Gavriel Lady Bag

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The Mansur Gavriel brand has grown immensely since the launch of their bucket bags last year (which flew off the shelves). Their success has lead to the brand present in renowned stores such as Barneys, Bergdorf Goodman and Opening Ceremony. This season, their Lady Bag has made it to the top of my wishlist. The Lady Bag will go with just about anything an[...]

Spin Into Great Hair With Eastwood Cycle X AG

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper Anyone who knows me knows I'm a fan of spinning and when I heard AG hair was doing a pop up shop at Eastwood Cycle, I was all in! Sweat it out for 45 minutes (the Icon is my favourite), shower then head over for a blow-dry. Proceeds from the blow-dry go to the Women Leading Change Foundation who build schools for young girl[...]