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"The Weekly Review" is a roundup of the latest looks, trends and products they're loving. This week, they share spring styling tips for men and women, how to downsize your jeans, how to take a long vest from day to night, and more! Check back each week for more reviews from the HuffPost Canada Style Contributors.
A spring layering guide for guys
Stephen-Thomas, STM: "I hate spring and fall. OK, that's a lie. I actually love them both, but they aggravate me because I never know what to wear ... So this spring, I paid a visit to the team at Convey, a trendy store on Queen West in Toronto ... They helped me find a few pieces that are weather appropriate, easy to wear and perfect for mix and matching." Find out more about Stephen-Thomas' spring look, here.
Tutorial: Violet Voss Holy Grail Palette
Kaitlyn of Kaitlyn Elisabeth Beauty shows up how to create this look using the Violet Voss Holy Grail Palette in the video above.
How to style a vest
Amanda, Latest Wrinkle: "I love convertible pieces like this, they expand your wardrobe, and they couldn't be better for travelling!" See how Amanda took this vest from day to night, here.
Turtorial: How to downsize your jeans
In the video above, With Wendy shows us how to downsize the waist and legs of your jeans.
Carcia & Telly, HerCastleGirls: "The moto jacket never gets tired. Whether it be date night, rock show night, party night, or [a work day], the moto jacket will travel with you through your wardrobe journey! See how we ... took the moto on different paths to suit our personal style, here."
Review: Nars Tahiti Bronze and Under Cover
Henna from Canadian Beauty reviews the Nars Tahiti Bronze and Under Cover collections in the view above.
How to choose the right bag for you
Style On The Side
Caroline, Style On The Side: "I want a bag that will live with me and accompany me on adventures; I want a bag that I will love." Caroline explains how to find the right bag for you, here.
3 Spring OOTDs
Sophie, Smitten Sophie: "I am sucker for the colour black. So no surprise, I slipped on these black leather pants that fit like a glove and this soft shirt that has leather cap sleeves. To help create the classic European-chic look that screams effortless, I threw on my favorite trench coat." Sophie shares two more spring OOTDs, here.
Review: Make Up For Ever Sculpting Palette & Brow Pencil
Kayla, Short Presents: "Arguably one of the biggest trends in cosmetics right now is contouring: thank you Kim Kardashian. Recently, I had the absolute pleasure of testing out the Make Up For Ever Sculpting Palette, as well as the Sculpting Brow Pencil, and let me tell you: YOU NEED TO STOP WHAT YOU'RE DOING! And you need to go buy this brow pencil." Read Kayla's review of both Make Up For Ever products, here.