Canada Style

Bad Style Habits That Make You Look Older

Caroline Topperman | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Style
Caroline Topperman

A huge part of staying young-looking is dressing yourself to highlight all of your best assets. Whether you choose classic pieces or trendy ones, just make sure that you are having fun and not taking yourself too seriously. Above all, never ever wear something just because you feel that you "have to."

Why I Don't Wear The Exact Same Thing To Work Everyday

Nicholas Mizera | Posted 01.20.2016 | Canada Style
Nicholas Mizera

I consider throwing on the same T-shirt and jeans or suit and tie -- day in, day out -- a missed opportunity to improve your productivity before you head into the workplace. That bit of mental energy and time you may devote to finding something new to wear every morning can very well pay off dividends, I find. It's meditation by menswear.

Your Guide To Picking The Perfect Pair Of Comfortable Shoes

Caroline Topperman | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada Style
Caroline Topperman

There is no reason for your heels to be uncomfortable. Yes, we've all stood outside the nightclubs in sub-zero temperatures in heels and tank tops waiting to get in. That all ended the second we stopped being 20 or 21, so why do we still buy shoes that aren't comfortable?

How To Choose Glasses For Your Face Shape

Shannon Paul | Posted 01.15.2016 | Canada Style
Shannon Paul

With everyone from W to Vogue magazine touting the return of chic eyewear, 2016 is building up to become a hot year for glasses as the ultimate fashion accessory. Fortunately, there have never been more stylish and flattering options than ever before as metal, clear acetate, and semi-rimless designs make a strong return.

Dressing Your Way To Weight Loss Success

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

What if I told you that there was one simple step you could take every single day that would tip the scale in your favour towards reaching your desired weight loss goals? No special diets, no popping pills. All you have to do, every single day, is -- wait for it -- get dressed.

The Next Big Fashion Trend Is Made In Africa

Jedannah Vieira | Posted 01.05.2016 | Canada Style
Jedannah Vieira

It's 2015, and yet there are no African brands selling in most North American stores, and where the raw materials are African, that message is not well-delivered or even sought-after. In the world of fashion, this represents a massive opportunity for fresh fashion ideas, business and growth.

Hot Style Tips For Winter Sunglasses

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 12.24.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Wearing sunglasses in the winter not only looks cool, but is also essential to protect your eyes. The sun sits lower in the sky in the winter months, and can actually give you more exposure for a longer period of time.

Hot Style Accessory Trends For Winter

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

One of the biggest trends is the stacking trend, you can wear bangles to create a whirl of colour, or worn individually to add a touch of sparkle to any outfit.

Holiday Style: To Hose, Or Not To Hose

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 12.16.2015 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

The great debate continues -- to hose or not to hose. In the winter, that really is the question. It's interesting that when it comes to pantyhose (or nylons), stockings (thigh high) and tights, both men and women seem to have an opinion. They're either for or against.

How To Pick The Perfect Bag For Your Needs

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 12.15.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

As a lifestyle blogger and journalist, I have a bag (or two) slung over my shoulder, filled with healthy snacks, pens, laptop, camera, lenses and tripod. The bag is spilling out of the top, and quite often heavier than I am.

This Is Every Man's Journey To Find The Perfect Power Suit

Reggie Ramone | Posted 12.10.2015 | Canada Style
Reggie Ramone

At a glance, your suit confirms your gentleman status, while at the same time it empowers you to be the manwho you aspire to be. "Don't get caught wearing an ill-fitting suit" is the new "Don't get caught with your pants down."

Hot Trends For Fabulous Holiday Looks

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 12.10.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Which colours are on trend? Deep, rich shades of berry, evergreen, cobalt and silver and gold (of course) add luxe to even the easiest of pieces.These colours look fresh and unexpected when paired back to something lighter and brighter.

The 8 Golden Rules Of Shopping

Caroline Topperman | Posted 12.04.2015 | Canada Style
Caroline Topperman

Attention shoppers! Don't shop sales. If you buy a massively discounted item that you will not use, you did not save any money.

What Your Lipstick Colour Says About You

Caroline Topperman | Posted 12.03.2015 | Canada Style
Caroline Topperman

Red: Passionate, fiery and adventurous are all words that can be used to describe you. You love old Hollywood and anything vintage. There's nothing better than going to an auction during the day and then being the center of attention at a fabulous party that night.

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

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 12.02.2015 | 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

Trivago.ca | Posted 11.20.2015 | Canada Travel
Trivago.ca

Nothing says that your hotel staff "understands you" better than a little bit of humour, and trivago.ca 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 09.23.2016 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Cycling has come a long way...in 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.