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Christine E.

Blogueuse mode et beauté

Naturellement, outrageusement glamour, incisive, racée, chic, sarcastique et audacieuse… Christine Elizabeth Laprade se spécialise dans tout ce qui touche le luxe, plus particulièrement la mode et la beauté. Styliste personnelle, éditrice et fondatrice du site The Vigilant Fashionista, collaboratrice mode et beauté pour PatWhite.com: celle-ci réussit en peu de temps à prendre d’assaut l’univers de la mode. Avec ses commentaires francs et sa personnalité haute en couleurs, elle fût dernièrement interviewée et photographiée par le magazine Clin d’Oeil.
How To Beautify Your Outdoor Space This

How To Beautify Your Outdoor Space This Summer

In the last decade, outdoor space design has grown and become incredibly popular, which calls for even more versatile, comfortable and durable than ever patio furniture. I spoke with Toronto indoor designer extraordinaire Jane Lockhart.
06/05/2017 04:49 EDT
Canada's Top Entrepreneurs Reflect On Their

Canada's Top Entrepreneurs Reflect On Their Challenges

Nothing is harder than being an entrepreneur: self-sacrifice, countless hours, true diligence and undying commitment. I interviewed the following accomplished entrepreneurs, who excel at what they do and have been handpicked by the media as ones to watch. Here, they reflect on their past mistakes and share some of their insights with their B2B counterparts when it comes to e-commerce, IT, funding, delegation, sales and scaling too fast.
04/10/2017 05:45 EDT
Expert Advice On How To Boost Winter

Expert Advice On How To Boost Winter Immunity

If you spend a lot of time on social media or watching reality shows, you might have heard of a high profile doctor or seen some posh black or gold caddies in some for your wellness feeds.
01/09/2017 07:36 EST
Yes, LED Facial Treatments Do Work (But Not In A

Yes, LED Facial Treatments Do Work (But Not In A Flash)

Perhaps you've thought of trying one of the many at-home handheld devices, such as the Quasar MD Plus that Kim Kardashian uses (apparently, she's "really big on laser facials"). LED skin treatments all the rage nowadays. Here's what you need to know about them.
07/27/2016 12:11 EDT
What Gisele Bundchen's Private Raw Master Chef Keeps In Her

What Gisele Bundchen's Private Raw Master Chef Keeps In Her Fridge

Meet Joanne Gerrard Young, holistic nutritionist, master raw food chef and well-being educator behind The Healing Cuisine, who happens to also be the Brady-Bündchen family and friends' private chef when they are in town (Joanne is based out of Costa Rica).
05/31/2016 05:32 EDT
Going Off The Beaten Path In

Going Off The Beaten Path In Sweden

You're already familiar with Abba, Swedish meatballs and Scandinavian design...Turns out Sweden has a lot more to offer and is particularly appealing to families or those who crave the unusual!
05/26/2016 03:49 EDT
What Meditation Can Teach the

What Meditation Can Teach the World

Meditation might just offer what the world needs, if only human beings could be gifted with a modicum of mindfulness. And mindfulness is, if you ask me, widely, appallingly underestimated. Not to be confused with self-awareness!
07/21/2014 12:56 EDT
How to Flirt with the Modern

How to Flirt with the Modern Woman

This is a well known fact, Canadian men do little flirting. The same woman with a brilliant career fantasizes to the idea that an Alpha male woes her, chases her, intoxicates her by his unapologetic masculinity, kidnaps her, locks her up and makes love to her all night long. Canadian women actually dream of men "hitting" on them.
12/05/2012 12:08 EST