Entries by Julie Blais Comeau from 06/2012

Sticky Situations: Diamond Jubilee Afternoon Tea Do's And Don'ts

| Posted 06.01.2012 | Canada

Like many Canadians, I will be honouring Queen Elizabeth's six decades on the throne. Inspired by Buckingham Palace's garden parties, I decided to host my very own Diamond Jubilee celebration at Montreal's famous Birks Café par Europea with an Afternoon Tea Etiquette workshop.

Situation délicate : l'étiquette du mariage contemporain

| Posted 06.10.2012 | Canada Quebec

De nos jours, les questions d'étiquette du mariage sont beaucoup plus complexes : les mots justes pour la rédaction du faire-part, de quel côté porter la boutonnière et si c'est le nouvel époux ou la nouvelle épouse qui posera en premier sa main sur le couteau du gâteau de noces. Oui, l'étiquette a évolué mais elle inclut encore le respect des autres et des circonstances.

Sticky Situations: How to Dress in the Heat

| Posted 06.22.2012 | Canada Living

The heat is on and off come the layers. The thermometer rises and down go the dress codes. Should it be that way? Here are 10 do's and don'ts to help you select work wear that displays professionalism, even on those sticky summer days.