Entries by Sarah Kelsey from 12/2011

Sensational Shortbread: A Baker's Tips To Buying And Making The Best

Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Living

A traditional Scottish dessert, shortbread is a favourite festive snack come holiday season. But how can you tell if the sweet and savoury bars you're...

Adrian Mainella: Three Things You're Not Doing That Are Ruining Your Footwear

Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Style

It never fails. Even though we know winter is on its way (the thermometre begins to drop, frost forms) we delay going to the mall to buy a decent pair...

Holiday Decorating Tips For Small Spaces From Debbie Travis

Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Style

City living definitely has its perks: access to a plethora of restaurants and fabulous shopping out your front door are just a couple. But living down...

Holiday Hostess Gifts: 10 Items To Say Thank You This Season

Posted 12.05.2011 | Canada Style

Showing up empty-handed to a holiday party is one of those universal don'ts. It's not university, folks -- although showing up with a 6-pack is better...

Shangri-La Hotel Singapore's Black Pepper Crab (RECIPE)

Posted 12.05.2011 | Canada Living

If you've been to Singapore, then you’ve probably tasted black pepper crab -- it seems this dish, along with chili crab, are mainstays of that city-...

Fashion By The Numbers: Style.com's 2011 In Review

Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Style

OK, math may not be our strong point, but we've come up with a set of figures that encapsulate the year in fashion. From the number of designers menti...

Find The Perfect Coat

Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Style

By Laura-Beth Cotter, TheKit.ca. Well, it's officially winter coat season. I don't know about you on the East Coast, but it's chilly here in Va...

Kim Cattrall's 5 Tips To Look Good Naked

Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Style

Kim Cattrall's character on 'Sex and the City,' Samantha Jones, was known for one thing: her love of sex. Because of that, we (the world) got to se...

Citizen Style: Trends And Street Style From Across Canada

Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Style

Here in Canada, cold weather can really mess with our style. We go from wearing flirty, floaty dresses -- or slacks and TOMS for the menfolk -- to bec...

Glamorama Nails: Put To The Test

Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Style

At some point, we've all purchased something whose results were, er, questionable, and didn't live up to our expectations or deliver the results we we...

Ombre Hair Has Seen Its Day: Minute 16

Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Style

By definition, trends are fleeting. They're ephemeral. And every day we see our fair share of looks we'd like to remove from our sartorial lexicon. So...

Great Gifts For Women: 14 Stylish Holiday Ideas For Her

Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Style

They're picky, they're precise, they know what they like and what they don't want. They're women. And whether you're shopping for your best friend, ma...

Holiday Etiquette: Wardrobe Malfunction And Conversation Advice From Karen Cleveland

Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Style

With so many things on the go during the holidays, it can be easy to stumble into a seasonal snafu. Never fear: we have answers to your "How do I h...

Welcome to HuffPost Canada Style!

| Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Style

Our national dialog on fashion has never been better, with local heroes like Joe Fresh and Smythe winning the hearts of international sartorial icons, and homegrown bloggers taking the fashion world by storm. We want to bring this dialog to HuffPost Canada Style, making it the place where you can embrace and express your personal style.

Canadians In Fashion: Highlights of 2011

Posted 12.09.2011 | Canada Style

When it comes to the fashion industry, Canada is the strong, silent type: we're good at what we do -- and we know it -- but up to now we haven't reall...

Making the World a Better Place... One Polar Bear at a Time

| Posted 12.09.2011 | Canada

I cried when I saw a polar bear struggling to find a patch of ice to hunt seal on -- this year the ice is forming three weeks later than it should be because of global warming; you could tell the bear was hungry and confused by the fact his natural habitat was dissolving around him.

Nine Fashion Secrets Of Kate And Pippa Middleton

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Style

Time and again, Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, and younger sister Pippa prove that, when it comes to fashion, the siblings from Bucklebury rule...

Holiday Party Planning: Pull Off A Swanky Seasonal Bash With These Tips From CANDICE&ALISON

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Style

'Tis the season to throw or go to holiday parties. And it's a pretty safe bet, once you're at your friend's/boss's/aunt's house, you'll see and experi...

The Place To Buy Vintage Clothing

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Style

For the true aficionado of vintage there is only one destination right now: Toronto. There it was, casually draped over the contours of a mannequi...

Celeb Clothing Lines.. And Nicki Minaj Design Rumours (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Style

Nicki Minaj's often outlandish (and "what the heck!?" comment-worthy) looks belie the fact she knows fashion. Not only was she a New York Fashion Week...

Fun Ways Incorporate Canadiana Into Your Wedding

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Style

With the rustic trend going strong, classic Canadiana continues bear influence on everything from fashion to decor. There are endless options when it ...

Spandex Is Making You Fat

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Style

You may not immediately understand why an article about the rise of spandex in the past 50 years is framed as a story about the obesity problem in Ame...

Gadget Gift Guide: Useful Toys For All Your Giftees

Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Living

These days, it can feel like we eat technology for breakfast, dine with it for lunch and cradle it to sleep at night. But most of us don't mind. Most ...

The Most Stylish, Prominent Male Celebs Of 2011

Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Style

Hollywood's leading ladies aren't the only ones who made some style and star power headway this year. In 2011, there were plenty of men who brought sa...

Weird Christmas Gifts That Were Actually Given

Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Style

The following weird gifts are fact, not fiction. A random sampling of friends and family helped us create this top 10 list of the craziest, weirde...