Clothes

How eBay Can Help You Pay the Bills

Andrew Tai | Posted 07.23.2014 | Canada Business
Andrew Tai

Selling on eBay can be an exercise in futility -- especially if you don't know what you're doing and why. However, if you just stop looking at the website as just some after-work hobby, you might actually be able to turn it into a real business with good money behind it.

Dry Clean Your Fall Wardrobe the Green Way

Jen Mayville | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Style
Jen Mayville

Most traditional dry cleaning methods use perchloroethylene, a chemical linked to bladder, esophageal, and cervical cancer, eye, nose, throat and skin irritation, and reduced fertility, and other health problems. Here are some tips to keep your dry-clean-only clothes smelling clean and fresh, while protecting your health and the environment at the same time.

How to Maximize Back to School Shopping With Your Kids

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada Living
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

I recently went shopping for back to school clothes with my three young kids in tow. As insane as it may seem to take your kids along with you while picking out clothes for the season, it actually makes things easier and more efficient as you're able to size things on the spot. As the first day of school looms, here are some proven tips for back to school shopping with kids.

The Healthy Benefits to Cold Weather

Jason Tetro | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg Most of Canada and parts of the United States has been gripped in a cold snap that has seen temperatures dip below -40ºC in some places. While we may have little enjoyment from this forecast, in terms of germs and pests, this may actually be good news.

Confessions Of A Fashion Hoarder

Hallae Khosravi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Style
Hallae Khosravi

Like any addict I started small, working my way up from shoes to sequins to vintage novelty anything. Then it began as a means to keep up with the competition: if a blogger was talking about it, I wanted it, or if I thought it would be an upcoming trend, I had to have it. It was at a point where I felt this compulsive need to constantly be checking what was new, and "in", and on the backs of my fashion icons.

My Wardrobe Is Worthless

Bianca Teixeira | Posted 10.23.2012 | Canada Style
Bianca Teixeira

I had it all planned. I was going to make so much money selling my clothes. Like anyone else, I maintain that my collection of clothes is damn near priceless. I schlepped my bag to the nearest Kind Exchange with hopes of finally starting that 'Waterfront Condo (a.k.a. the New Pair of Shoes) Fund'. Finally she gave me the number I had been waiting to hear: "$11.56." What?!

Too Fat For Fashion?

Hallae Khosravi | Posted 09.17.2012 | Canada Style
Hallae Khosravi

I have gained some weight and am at my biggest to date in these 22 years. At this size, the only way I'm participating in any of the new fashions is if I get some serious alterations, mainly in the booty region. The worst part about my struggle with ill-fitting clothes was that I didn't want anyone to think less of me as a fashionista. I am ashamed that my concern with my weight gain was not my health or well-being, but what I could no longer wear nor buy.

How to Dress for Wedding Season

Lu Curran | Posted 07.15.2012 | Canada Style
Lu Curran

Wedding season is upon us. When thinking about wedding season -- most guests start thinking about their bank accounts, and how weddings can quickly drain any extra money that they do have. Depending on how well you know the bride or groom -- there is more than just the wedding to attend.

Celebrity Style Showdown: Does Angelina Trump Jennifer? Can Jessica Outshine Britney?

The Huffington Post Canada | Karolina Weglarz | Posted 04.30.2012 | Canada Style

It's happened to all of us before -- we're out and about shopping with our girlfriends or running a few errands when we run into our ex-beau's current...

Tips for Reinventing Your Style

Christie Ressel | Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada Style
Christie Ressel

Many clients tell me that they are tired of what's hanging in their closet because they feel they have nothing to wear. Sound familiar? For those of you looking to step it up a notch with your style, here are some things that will help you shine for years to come.

Build The Perfect Holiday Wardrobe With Tips From Kelly Millar

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Style

The holiday season is here and we have one question for you: Whatever will you wear? With everything you have on your to-do list -- party planning,...