Julia Brucculieri
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I’m a freelance journalist currently working with The Huffington Post Canada (Style) and StyleList Canada. I blog at www.julesandjiblets.com as well. I'm a self-professed pop culture junkie and donut enthusiast, with a serious phobia of centipedes. I also love pugs and cooking/eating delicious things.

Entries by Julia Brucculieri

15 Thoughts We All Have When Christmas Shopping

(0) Comments | Posted November 28, 2014 | 4:56 PM

When it comes to Christmas shopping, things can no doubt get a little stressful. Every year, your list seems to get longer and longer, and no matter what you tell yourself, you'll always wait until the absolute last minute.

But the fact is, you're not alone. We've all been...

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What To Wear To A Winter Wedding: 20 Gorgeous Dresses For Guests

(0) Comments | Posted November 28, 2014 | 2:19 PM

Winter wedding season is upon us!

There's something so magical about old-weather nuptials—snowflakes fall like sparkles all over the blushing bride, and you feel like you're standing in a winter wonderland. But when it comes to getting dressed for the event, what exactly does one wear to a winter...

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20 Puffer Coats We Love For Winter (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted November 28, 2014 | 11:07 AM

Let's face it: winter's here. And while we may hate the cold, it's nothing we can't handle once we're bundled up in a warm winter coat.

One of our favourite outerwear styles year after year is the puffer coat (hands down). Sure, we may look like Michelin...

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20 Gifts For Men That Are Perfect For The Holiday Season

(1) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 3:25 PM

As much as you may hate to admit it, the holiday season is (basically) here, which means it's time to start thinking about what to get for all the folks on your list.

Perhaps some of the trickiest people to buy for are the guys in your life, but...

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15 Of Goldie Hawn's Best Style Moments Through The Years

(0) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 11:30 AM

Happy Birthday, Goldie Hawn!

The "First Wives Club" actress turns 69 on November 21, and as our way of celebrating, we're taking a look back at some of her best style moments through the years.

The mother of Kate Hudson (the resemblance is getting more and...

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Robert Pattinson's New Haircut Is All Kinds Of Strange (PHOTOS)

(4) Comments | Posted November 14, 2014 | 4:03 PM

Dear Robert Pattinson, what in the world have you done to your hair?!

Earlier this week, the 28-year-old debuted a strange new haircut, though no one knew what it actually looked like because it was covered by a baseball cap. All we could see was a shaved...

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Jennifer Lawrence Looks Beautiful In Blue For 'The Colbert Report'

(3) Comments | Posted November 14, 2014 | 3:07 PM

Jennifer Lawrence has been totally owning her style game these days, and her latest appearance was no exception,

The 24-year-old was in New York City on Wednesday, Nov. 13, to tape an appearance for "The Colbert Report."

She arrived wearing a deep...

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Katy Perry Channels Lolita In Sexy Bedroom Twitter Pic

(1) Comments | Posted November 14, 2014 | 2:10 PM

Katy Perry's latest Twitter photo is all kinds of sexy, because that's just how she do.

The 30-year-old pop princess shared a photo via Twitter in which she's wearing a tiny black nightie and staring at the camera with her best bedroom eyes.


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Paulina Gretzky Returns To Instagram With Sexy Bikini Photo

(9) Comments | Posted November 14, 2014 | 11:13 AM

Paulina Gretzky's back, and just as sexy as ever! Well, sort of...

The 25-year-old posted a steamy snap on Instagram this morning (Nov. 14) of herself, along with two friends, posing on a boat. Naturally, the blond-haired beauty is clad in a bikini and aviator shades. In...

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Sophia Loren Stuns In Glittering Black Dress At AFI Fest

(2) Comments | Posted November 14, 2014 | 10:27 AM

Sophia Loren's still got it!

The 80-year-old was the guest of honour at Sophia Loren's Special Tribute, held by the 2014 AFI Fest on Wednesday night (Nov. 12) in Hollywood, California.

The special event was all about celebrating the star's successful career; director Rob Marshall led...

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Winter Fashion Ideas: Cold Weather Accessories For Men And Women

(1) Comments | Posted November 7, 2014 | 3:24 PM

As much as we hate to accept it, the weather's getting colder, and winter is definitely on its way.

But not to fret! We've got some great winter fashion ideas to help you combat the dropping temperatures, because winter calls for so much more than a warm jacket. The...

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Seeing Celebrities' First Red Carpet Appearances Is Like Going Through A Time Machine

(2) Comments | Posted November 7, 2014 | 12:56 PM

Red carpets these days are like major fashion shows where the celebrities are the models. We often oogle over the glamourous gowns and tailored suits on the men and women of Tinseltown, but as it turns out, many of them made their first steps onto the red carpet quite some...

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20 Of The Most Famous Hairstyles Throughout History

(5) Comments | Posted October 31, 2014 | 4:35 PM

Like fashion trends, hairstyles come and go. But some last well beyond the years of those who wear them.

History has seen some great hairstyles throughout the years, many of which continue to be imitated today. Take Marilyn Monroe's glamour waves, for example. The actress' flirty blond 'do became...

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Women's Winter Coats That Don't Sacrifice Style

(0) Comments | Posted October 31, 2014 | 12:10 PM

The chilly weather is quickly approaching, and that means it's time to break out our winter coats (sad, but true).

As Canadians, women's winter coat (or parkas) become our best friend during the cold months, but just because we need to get bundled up doesn't mean we have to...

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Orthodox Clothing Boutique Posts Photo Of Muslim Blogger, People Freak Out

(17) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 2:48 PM

You may think Instagram is a great place to share your favourite #outfitoftheday photos, but for one retailer (and blogger) that wasn't the case.

Mimi Hecht and Mushky Notick, co-owners of Brooklyn-based modest clothing shop Mimu Maxi recently posted a photo of one of their...

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These Women Might Not Need Feminism, But I Do

(32) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 8:56 AM

Do you need feminism? I do.

Why, you ask? Because I need to know that one day, I, along with my fellow lady friends, will be seen as human beings. Plain and simple.

Don't get me wrong, I'm proud to be a woman, but a woman isn't all I am....

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'Pretty Little Liars' Season 5: Who Is A? Also, We REALLY Miss PLL

(0) Comments | Posted May 13, 2014 | 10:43 AM

The season five premiere of "Pretty Little Liars" is less than a month away (June 10), and after catching the show's 30-second teaser for their fifth season, we can't hold in our excitement.

After a three-month hiatus, the show returns after leaving us with clues confusion...

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'Pretty Little Liars' Season 4 Finale: Who Is A? And 24 Other Reasons We're So Addicted

(0) Comments | Posted March 17, 2014 | 12:56 PM

'Pretty Little Liars' will close off their Season 4 finale with the one question we keep asking ourselves over and over: "Who is A?"

No really, who is 'A?' It has been four years now (the show premiered on ABC Family in 2010), and with every...

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When Did We Start Calling Racism Fashion?

(1) Comments | Posted January 23, 2014 | 12:08 PM

Earlier this week, a photo surfaced online that featured Dasha Zhukova (a white, female fashion editor) sitting on top of a chair made to look like a semi-nude black woman, bound at her legs, and wearing knee-high stiletto boots.

My first instinct upon seeing said image was to point...

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Why I Covered Toronto Fashion Week Without My Smartphone

(0) Comments | Posted November 5, 2013 | 8:47 AM

Last week I attempted to cover Toronto Fashion Week while completely unplugged from modern technology. It was a challenge of sorts, to see what would happen if I disconnected myself from all things digital while attending one of the biggest fashion events in Canada.

It sounds crazy, I know,...

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