Author archives: AmyYew

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   [...]

#LOTD: The Renewed Work Shirt

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The work shirt can be paired with more than a pair of trousers for work. This fall, turn up your fall fashion style and pair with a long skirt and heels. This look is both professional and chic for the girl who is ready to take on whatever comes her way from the day.

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[...]

Eating In: Grilled Peaches with Ice Cream

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Even though it's fall, I still love grilling (especially vegetables). I recently bought a non stick grill pan from IKEA for around $15 which I've been using almost daily. This grilled peaches recipe is great for incorporating grilling into your dessert. Happy grilling! Via Feed Feed Choose ripe, but firm, fruit that willย hold its shape when grilling. [...]

Would You Ever Bill Your Guests For No Showing At Your Wedding?

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper Anyone who has planned or even been at a wedding know it takes a lot of time and hard work to pull it off. So what do you do when someone no shows at your wedding (and we all know how expensive each plate can cost)? Do you suck it up and eat the cost? Should you take the high road? A couple recently made headlines when t[...]

#LOTD: Turtleneck for Fall

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Turtlenecks are everywhere for fall. Personally, I'm glad it's made a comeback since I'm a practical fall dresser. Anything that will keep me warm, I'm game. This look incorporates both fall hues and layering in an effortless way.

Save The Date For These Events Happening in Vancouver

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Via Vancouver Courier Newspaper Before we all gear up for the holidays, take some time to treat yourself to these great events happening around town. In the last few weeks, we've seen mega celebrities such as Pragbal Gurung, Ivanka Trump and even the Proenza Schouler boys here in Vancouver! Don't miss out and be sure to check the following events out! [...]

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[...]

#LOTD: Fall Hues

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Even though blush and white are now acceptable as fall colours, there's something about turning to darker hues for fall with a clean and minimalist look. This fall/winter, play around with darker hues such as black or grey. You can layer without going wrong and pair with a red lip for a pop of colour.

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[...]