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Want The Perfect Look? Steal These Men's Style Secrets

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 11.25.2015 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

I love me a sharp-dressed man. All you have to do is look at a man in a custom-tailored suit to know that when it comes to dressing well, we women don't have a monopoly. In fact, we could even learn a thing or two from our male counterparts.

What Your Hotel 'Do Not Disturb' Sign Says About You | Posted 11.20.2015 | Canada Travel

Nothing says that your hotel staff "understands you" better than a little bit of humour, and found the most hilarious, dirty, and occasiona...

5 Tips For Thrift Shopping Rookies

Jessica Moy | Posted 11.04.2015 | Canada Style
Jessica Moy

If you don't know where to begin (rookie status), I've created five tips that will hopefully make you feel less overwhelmed, help curate which pieces to splurge on and which to leave behind and give you an idea on how to put an outfit together that looks like you spent way more than you actually did. Don't worry, it will be our little secret.

Here's the Only Fall Fashion Roundup You'll Need

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 10.16.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Layers and cardigans, are a few of my favourites this fall! There are so many options for every shape and colour preference this season. And to provide the top tips to feel and look amazing this fall, I spoke with Amanda Kraemer, style director at LOFT.

My Open Love Letter to American Apparel

Jedannah Vieira | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada Style
Jedannah Vieira

American Apparel's energy and fashion risk-taking was refreshing, and I would venture to say that it revived a love for long-lost styles that have since been adopted and copied by many fast-fashion retailers. Blatant dare-to-dream mentality and unabated vision is so hard to come by these days. Whatever happens, American Apparel is an example of what to do.

How to Get the Best Deals Online for Fall Trends

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 10.14.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I love fall fashion and also love shopping online. The time I save can be spent outdoors, or enjoying time with my friends or dining out. To find out the latest tips and tricks about how you can get the most out of your online shopping experience I spoke with Camille Kowalewski at eBay Canada.

Hot Hair Trends for Fall

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I recently went to Vancouver Fashion Week and saw many different hair trends both on and off the runway. This fall there are so many looks to choose from, there is bound to be a hair trend you will love and can incorporate into your own special fall look.

How to Shop Like You Mean Business

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

While shopping to create and add to this perfectly curated wardrobe might be a casual pastime to some, to me, it's serious business. Shopping with a plan always starts before you leave the house, mainly in your closet. That's where you want to take stock of your wardrobe to see what you have and what you're missing.

Top Fall Trends from Vancouver Fashion Week

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Long gone are the days where you have to be a certain size, look a certain way, or be a certain age. All of that is old news. I was lucky enough to speak with Mo Zhou, PR and Social Media Coordinator for Vancouver Fashion Week. Mo provided her insights to Vancouver Fashion Week and the hot style trends for fall.

Hot Fall Trends for Tights and Leggings

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

The only thing that keeps me wearing skirts in the winter when it is cold and wet, are tights. Leggings are great too. Sometimes, I will ride my bike in my leggings and then when I arrive to a restaurant throw on a skirt over the leggings and I am good for dinner or a night out.

Top Trends for Fall Commuter Jackets

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 09.23.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Cycling has come a long the past few years. Long gone are the days of having to choose between either cycling clothing or day clothes. Now there is a lovely hybrid of urban wear and commuting clothes that can take you from the office to riding around town.

Here Are Fall's Top Trends For Nails

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 09.21.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I love pretty nails. They can really make an outfit come together and at the same time you can make a statement about your personality with the colours you choose for your polish. Here are the hottest trends for nails this fall and also the best tips to keep your manicure and pedicure looking amazing for a long time.

How to Recreate Your Favourite Celebrity Looks for Less

Sandra Hanna | Posted 09.18.2015 | Canada Style
Sandra Hanna

With film festival season in full swing and awards season gearing up, scoping out celebrity fashion and style are at an all time high! From the clothes they wear to the cars they drive, fans often want the products and looks that their favourite stars are sporting. Here are some of my favourite clever ways to recreate a look for less!

How to Find the Perfect Bra

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 09.16.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I am a curvy woman, so finding a bra that fits in all the right places is a challenge. Over the years, having the right information for a great fitting bra, has made the difference between a comfortable happy day and a day where I am feeling tugging and pain from my bra straps.

The Best Men's Scents to Look Out for This Fall

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 09.12.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

There is nothing better than a gorgeous scent. To find out the latest for men's scents this fall, I was fortunate enough to speak with Jolisa Masucol, VP of Marketing at Scent Trunk, and Will Yin, CEO of Scent Trunk. They shared with me all the top trends for men's scents, how to choose a scent for the man in your life and other helpful tips.

3 Ways to Maximize Your Wardrobe and Your Dollar

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 09.09.2015 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

Being clear on my style, knowing how to put things together and shopping smart keeps my wardrobe super lean. If you're looking to create a clean, solid, functional yet fabulous wardrobe and want to make the most of every item of clothing you own, here are three things that should help maximize your wardrobe. And your dollar.

Hot Shoe Trends to Look Out for This Fall

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 09.05.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I love fall. It is my favourite season because of the beautiful weather with a slight chill, and the rich colours that are on trend this season. To find out the latest shoes styles for fall, I spoke with Diego Greco, Product Line Developer at Hush Puppies. Diego shared with me some of the top trends for footwear this season.

30 Things I've Learned About Style in Time to Turn 30

Anne T. Donahue | Posted 08.24.2015 | Canada Style
Anne T. Donahue

On Saturday, August 29, I turn 30. Three-oh. Twenty plus ten years. The age in which you are completely responsible for your own actions and can't, in any way, shape, or form, blame it on your "turbulent twenties" or "being young." That's why here, in the spirit of turning 30 and basking in life lessons, I present: 30 things I learned about style over the course of the last 30 years.

Fall Style Trends for Jackets

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 08.24.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I love fall fashion! The colours are gorgeous, the layers are amazing and so many style options to choose from. Recently, I spoke with Nina Bucci owner of Suite 6 Boutique and works closely with Mia Melon and One Man Outerwear. Nina shared her thoughts on the hottest style trends for jackets and how to care for your outerwear.

Hot Fall Style Trends for Men's Shoes

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

I think (and most women do too) that it is so attractive when a guy has on a pair of really nice shoes. They don't have to be expensive or flashy, but just footwear that are nicely kept and a good reflection of the guy's personal style. To find out the latest on men's shoe trends for fall, I spoke with Imran Badshah, Men's Footwear Buyer for DSW Canada.

Work With a Designer to Make Your Outfit Dreams Come True

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 08.14.2015 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

Canada is home to a number of extremely talented Independent Fashion Designers who, for lack of exposure in mainstream malls, have their talents hidden from most of us. Yet all you have to do is browse through local boutiques to find that many of them stock their pieces.

Top Perfume Trends to Look Out for This Fall

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 08.09.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Fall is my favourite season (and not just because it is my birthday!). There are beautiful colours, the air is fresh and a whole new season of style trends. To find out the latest on perfume trends for fall, I spoke with Tresor Prijs, Editor and Contributing Author at Scent Trunk and William Yin, CEO of Scent Trunk, to find out the latest in pretty scents for autumn.

What Your Purse Says About You

Caroline Topperman | Posted 07.31.2015 | Canada Style
Caroline Topperman

Open any woman's closet and you will find dozens of bags. Different occasions call for different styles and mostly we tend to wear several hats, whether it be business woman, mom or best friend. Most of us do, however, have that one favourite bag but what does it say about you?

7 Bags Every Woman Should Own

Caroline Topperman | Posted 07.29.2015 | Canada Style
Caroline Topperman

I never know when I might need to change up my look or when that butterscotch leather tote might come in handy. As much as I would never want to limit anyone's bag closet, there are, however, some basics that we should all own.

The Right Way To Apply Foundation

The Huffington Post Canada | Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues | Posted 07.06.2015 | Canada Style

Have you been doing it all wrong?