Style Tips

WATCH: Show Us Your Best Blue Steel!

The Huffington Post Canada | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada Style

You may think Toronto Fashion Week is all about the clothes, but sometimes talking to the attendees is the best part. We caught up with show-goers...

7 Easy Ways To Wear Nude This Spring

The Huffington Post Canada | Jennifer Choy | Posted 03.23.2015 | Canada Style

Nude or flesh tones made quite the splash at this year’s award season red carpets. We saw a number of celebrities embracing the understated shad...

Big Moments That Transformed How You See Yourself

Posted 03.16.2015 | Canada Style

We've all been guilty of seeing ourselves in an unhealthy or unflattering light. But times like those lead to moments of clarity, when you finally lea...

Proof You Can Wear Red And Pink Together

The Huffington Post Canada | Amanda Montgomery | Posted 02.11.2015 | Canada Style

Wearing red and pink together is quite the statement. At first glance, it gives you a sartorial edge but it also keeps your outfit fresh and inter...

How to Throw Together a Last Minute Holiday Party Outfit

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 02.21.2015 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

This year, why not choose an LBD with a little somethin' somethin'. Perhaps it has a plunging neckline, or a cut-out or two. Maybe it's strapless, has a high slit or has only one shoulder. Or maybe, like mine, it exposes a bit of your back. Whichever you decide to wear, make sure the occasion calls for it and that you're not exposing more of yourself than you should.

Knowing Your Body Shape is the Key to Looking Great

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

Knowing how to dress for your particular body shape is key to looking great. Without this knowledge, you might not know which clothing cuts, styles and lengths look best on you, how to wear certain items to suit your body best or how to choose and place accessories to monopolize on the body you've got.

Five Steps to the Perfect Outfit Every Time

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 12.25.2013 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

One of the most common concerns I hear from my clients is that they don't know how to create an outfit. What they don't realize is that putting an outfit together is as simple as 1-2-3, or in this case, 1-2-3-4-5. Here are five easy steps that will help anyone create the perfect outfit for any occasion.

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.

How to Make Your Wardrobe Geek Chic

BeauCoo | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada Style

Much to the joy of fanboys, trekkies and WoW players alike, women everywhere are embracing Geek Chic this year! For fashionistas looking to rock the look from head to toe, it's never been easier with popular stores such as H&M and Forever21 offering a wide selection of geek chic wear!

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...

10 Great Back-to-School Haircut Tips

Erika Katz | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada Style
Erika Katz

It's almost back to school, and the season is changing -- perfect time for a stylish new haircut! But what does "shoulder length" mean anyway? And what happens if you cross your legs in a salon chair? If you aren't quite ready to look like Miley, here are 10 tips to remember when getting a new haircut.

Tips to Keep Your Leather Looking Luscious

Kelsey Malenchak | Posted 07.08.2012 | Canada Style
Kelsey Malenchak

They are probably some of the most expensive pieces in your wardrobe. Leather goods are investment pieces that you wear over and over again. And if you're like me, you want them to last. But with proper maintenance, your leather garments and accessories will age well and last for years

How to Dress for Weird Weather

Lu Curran | Posted 06.30.2012 | Canada Style
Lu Curran

When we had that super hot week, I put away all my woolies and brought out my maxi dresses, flip-flops and jean shorts, and started stocking up my summer wardrobe. Then snow happened, only 4C weather, and lots and lots of rain with very chilly wind. How is one supposed to dress for this weather?

Closet Audits

Lu Curran | Posted 06.19.2012 | Canada Style
Lu Curran

One often hangs onto many articles of clothing just in case they may need to wear it someday, it will look good if they lost 10 pounds, or because it has sentimental value. But if you find yourself waking up in the morning dreading picking out an outfit, your closet needs an audit and a professional to help you navigate it.

Workplace Style: 5 After-Work Event Style Tips

Julian Brass | Posted 06.15.2012 | Canada Style
Julian Brass

It always makes for an awkward moment when you've connected with a potential new client or business relationship over a cocktail and one of you fumbles for a business card that you never find. Have them easily available in business card holders or in side pockets of purses.

Style Tips From A Bachelorette | Posted 01.20.2012 | Canada Style

By Vanessa Taylor, Jillian Harris may still be looking for love, but our favourite Bachelorette sure looks good doing it. With a hec...

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.

French Designer Barbara Bui's Tips For Looking Stylish

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 12.09.2011 | Canada Style

Sporty, romanticism, ethnic prints and bright colours. We know you know these are major trends for Spring/Summer 2012. But what you may not know is th...

20 Fashionable Offerings And Tips From The Man Repeller, Leandra Medine

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 06.15.2012 | Canada Style

The Man Repeller in three words: Sassy. Pants. #armparty. Three terms that don't make sense when describing absolutely anything -- except Leandra Medi...