Fashion Advice

Friends Don't Let Friends Look Bad

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 08.10.2013 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

Many of us aren't really sure how to let someone else know that their choices (fashion or otherwise) aren't necessarily the most flattering or becoming, without hurting their feelings. Or maybe we feel like we should mind our own business. But in all honesty, don't you think that a good friend, a true friend, wouldn't let their friend out of the house looking anything less than stellar?

Style Tips From an Unexpected Source

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 07.01.2013 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

My 11-year-old daughter Annabelle's had an opinion on every single one of her (and my) outfit's since I can remember. And as a result, the most amazing thing happened. I have learned so many lessons from this little girl -- especially when it comes to style and being true to yourself.

To Waist or Not to Waist...

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

Sometimes the rules or recommendations that you see in magazines or on the web don't always ring true (for everyone). So how do you know when to follow the suggestions or disregard them? The answer lies in knowing yourself -- your body, your style, your lifestyle and your preferences.

The Only Fashion Tips You'll Ever Need

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey & Mekhala Gunaratne | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

With a whole new year upon us, many will be thinking about how to revamp their wardrobe or look throughout 2013. But with so many bits of advice float...

The Top 20 Fashion Trends Of 2012

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey & Mekhala Gunaratne | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

We're pretty fashion-obsessed (but you already know this). So given the time of year, it should come as no surprise we've been remembering some of the...

How to Find and Wear the Perfect Sweater

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

As the temperature drops, there's nothing better than throwing on a great sweater to keep you warm. I've realized that there are three things I always consider when hunting for the perfect sweater. As a matter of fact, these three things can also be applied to any other tops, jackets or coats you may be considering.

Neon Brights: How to Wear Spring's Hottest Trend to Work

Serda Evren | Posted 04.23.2012 | Canada Style
Serda Evren

What's with all the neon you ask? Well, it is the "it" colour this season. Of course, the majority of Canadians might be too intimidated to wear it to work, including me. So, I decided to figure out subtle ways to incorporate this trend in to my work wardrobe without resembling Big Bird.

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.