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Faux Fur Accents

October 5, 2017
faux fur trend 2017

I feel like this is the year to get some really great faux fur. There are so many amazing options I wasn’t even able to capture all the ones I like in this roundup. More just keep coming out and there is out there options and minimal tastes of fur too. Basically however you want to wear it you can get it this year so I suggest you…

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Teddy Coat Roundup

September 26, 2017
teddy coat

I have been a fan of the teddy coat look for years but somehow have never acquired a teddy coat of my own. I guess I always had something else that was more desirable at the time. I did pick up this faux shearling coat last year but I think this year I am going to pull the trigger on a true teddy coat. While some of these…

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Mr and Mrs Italy Parka Dupes

September 20, 2017
mr. and mrs. italy parka dupes

Whether you have heard or Mr and Mrs Italy Parkas or not you can agree that they take something fairly regular looking and make them look super luxurious and glam. Their parkas are instantly recognizable for their brightly coloured fur linings that take an ordinary parka and kick it up a notch. As much as I think these parkas are to die for their price tags are out…

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Hermes Oran Sandal Dupe

August 2, 2017
hermes oran sandals dupe

Neutral sandals like these are something that can easily be worn with everything from jeans to sundresses. The Hermes Oran Sandal is a luxury sandal that has been super popular this summer. The neutral colour and the H motif that is subtle but there all the same. But at $810 they are quite an expensive simple leather sandal. But there is a fantastic Hermes Oran Sandal dupe that…

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Kids Picks

July 14, 2017
nordstrom anniversary sale kids picks

The Nordstrom Anniversary is special because it offers new fall merchandise at sale prices in July. It also means it is a great time to shop Back to School deals. Kids might be enjoying their summer holidays but lets face it there is less than two months before the whole school routine starts again. These are my Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Kids Picks Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Kids Picks Floral…

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Nordstrom Sale 2017 Picks

July 13, 2017
nordstrom sale 2017 picks

The Nordstrom Sale is live today for those of you in the USA with Nordstrom Cards. Unfortunately Canadians don’t get early access online even though we do have a Nordstrom branded card. Still browsing the sale now will give us an idea of what to shop for once the sale is live in Canadian stores. These are my Nordstrom Sale 2017 picks. Nordstrom Sale 2017 Picks WRAP COATS…

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Canada

June 28, 2017
nordstrom anniversary sale canada

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2017 is fast approaching. In fact in just 21 days Early Access begins for your shopping pleasure. Last year was the first year that Canadians could shop the Nordstrom Anniversary sale north of the border but we weren’t able to benefit from Early Access shopping. This year all that has changed. This is the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Canada. I am sure if you follow…

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Silk Scarf Outfit

June 11, 2017
silk scarf outfit

Lately I have been in awe of the girls who can pull off a silk scarf outfit. The ones who look elegant and chic. Not like an old lady who has a formula. They take modern outfits and tie the silk scarf elevating their look from every day to something I want to copy asap. The problem is most of my silk scarves are too small to tie…

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Basket Bag Trend

June 4, 2017
basket bag trend

If there is an it bag for the summer of 2017 it is the basket bag. And there is not even one style that seems to dominate as style stars are switching between baskets and market bags and small roundies with ease. This round up is all about the basket bag trend. Basket Bag Trend: Medium Market Basket- Leather Handles -Oval Basket-Handmade-Palm – Loving the shape of this oval…

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The Best Canada Day T-Shirts

May 17, 2017
the best canada day t-shirts

This year Canada is celebrating a major milestone birthday. She is turning 150. Fairly young in terms of a country but still it is a big birthday! While I might not be one to wear a Canada Day T-Shirt myself, more prone to wear a mixture of red and white I always make sure my kids have a full stack on hand for the many events at school.…