What to Wear

10 Ways to Look Subtly Sexy This Valentine's Day

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 02.10.2015 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

Looking overtly sexy is pretty easy. Throw on some tight, skimpy clothes, expose a ton of skin and you're good to go. Being subtly sexy however, can take a little more thought and effort. This Valentine's Day, if subtle sexiness is the look you're going for, here are 10 ways to achieve it.

5 Ways to Style a Plain White T-Shirt to Match Your Mood

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

Much like many of my clients, I am a woman of many moods. Instead of letting it confuse or overwhelm, why not embrace it and go with it. Below are my picks for how to style just some of the many moods you might be feeling. For each look, I've chosen to go with a simple white T-shirt and jeans to show how easy it is to switch up some basics.

Transition Your Wardrobe for Fall and Look Great Doing It

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 11.09.2014 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

Knowing what to wear as Fall approaches can be tricky. Here are a few tips to help you transition your wardrobe from the end of Summer, through Fall and into the early days of Winter (and keep you looking great doing it).

The Top 5 Style Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Barbara Aleks Hecht | Posted 09.22.2014 | Canada Style
Barbara Aleks Hecht

I've been styling a lot of clients online lately and the more women I work with globally, the more I realize the majority of them struggle with the same issues. Here are the top 5 style challenges I see, and how to overcome them...

#Holiday911 Is Your Answer To Any -- And Every -- Christmas Problem

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada Living

Readers, there's no easy way to put this, so we're just going to come out and say it: The holidays can be a pain. Yes, Christmas parties are tons ...

Six Clever Halloween Costumes for Couples

29Secrets | Posted 12.17.2013 | Canada Style

Halloween is fast approaching, and what better way to celebrate than making up a goofy couples costume with your significant other. There are endless possibilities for costumes for two, here are a few ideas to get you started.

How to Make the Best First Impression at the Interview

masalamommas | Posted 07.31.2013 | Canada Style

The biggest question on everyone's mind is "what to wear to that dreaded job interview?" I'm here to tell you that by showing you made an effort for your interview you are demonstrating that you will make an effort on the job. all you need to do is remember the three Cs.

Top Your Wardrobe Off This Fall

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

It's time to top off your wardrobe with new statement shirts, blouses and blazers. While we're all about coloured and printed pants for autumn, we...

Pants And Jeans To Fill Your Closet With

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Style

Brights. Palazzo. Cosmos. Dalmatian. The sky is literally the limit for fall's take on trousers or jeans. Whether you're ready to keep wearing you...

How to Ride Your Scooter in Style

TheKit.ca | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style


What To Wear When The Invite Says Casual-Chic

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

It's that time of year: summer. The time when we get to prance around in flirty frocks and ripped jean shorts like it's nobody's business. In the heat...

The Hottest Accessory Among Celebs This Summer? Calgary Made Cowboy Hats

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2012 | Canada Style

CALGARY - The impact of royalty continues to resonate a year after Prince William and his wife Kate donned cowboy hats during their visit to the Stamp...

Calgary Stampede Fashion: Stylists Sound Off On What To (And Not) Wear

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2012 | Canada Style

CALGARY - Thinking about donning head-to-toe blue denim or Daisy Duke shorts during Stampede this year? Calgary style mavens say no siree.Alexandra Ga...

Headed To The Stampede? It's Time To Embrace Country Dressing

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

Situations where you find yourself able to wear denim-on-denim are rare. This void can be filled for 10 days of every July in Calgary, Alberta. The...

Want To Rep Canada Sans Cheese? Here's How

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.05.2012 | Canada Style

We love our country, that's undeniable. But our nation's birthday is often served with a side of over-the-top outfits (cue photo of Canada flag umbrel...

Going Away This Long Weekend? Here's What To Pack

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.17.2012 | Canada Style

There is a certain art to dressing for a long weekend. The optimal wardrobe is one part loungewear and two parts preparation for the weather. Beca...

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.

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,...

Spring 2012 Trends From Toronto Fashion Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 12.24.2011 | Canada Style

Toronto Fashion Week has come to a close. And while there was a chill in the air, thanks to decidedly cooler fall temperatures, the tents at David Pec...