Valentine's Day weekend in around the corner and to celebrate, we wanted to start this seasons' style series with a smooch! No matter what your plans are this weekend, this look is filled with some fab staples that you can wear long past the 14th. I paired a neoprene three-quarter length crew neck top in black and white print (with kisses on it of course - can you even handle the cuteness ov[...]
Fall is almost here and we can't help but be thrilled about it! It's time to layer-up in one of this season's trends: equestrian. Quilted coats, Henley's, rich browns and burgundy, fur (or faux) and of course boots, are all part of fall's top pieces to try out! In today's look, I used a below-the-knee cotton dress and layered a quilted jacket with a fur vest and paired it with my fav fall colou[...]
From RiRi to Gwen Stefani, Lea Michelle to Selena Gomez, the underwear as outerwear trend has taken over the summer season! We may not all have the guts (and the body) of Rihanna, but we can certainly entertain the lingerie trend in a wearable, realistic way. To create this look, I started with an A-line leather skirt (cause let's face it; nothing's sexier than a sexy leather skirt), and[...]
On this week's Style Series, I wanted to address a few key trends for summer: crop tops and boyfriend jeans. Crop tops hit the fashion scene in a big way this spring, with Peter Som, Balenciaga, Carven... the list goes on. And I'll be honest, the crop top trend is not for everyone, but it’s important to know that it's not nearly as terrifying as the 90's Spice Girl version! This season it's[...]
  It may be cold outside, but spring's sprouting up all over St Laurent Centre! We're in the final stretch of Ottawa's bitter winter, and in case you're like us and can't get away this month, we've come up with a strategy that I think will have you singing another tune! And what's our strategy? Why shopping for spring staples of course! Pieces you can wear now and later! Here's are my T[...]
  Thank you to all who came out to support Bust A Move for breast health at Revive Your Style on Sunday! The turn out was amazing at the beautiful Sala San Marco in Little Italy, where we hosted a fabulous fashion show featuring St Laurent Centre, jewellery trends by Leeann Lacroix of Osolee, hair seminars by Rinaldo's and make up tips by beauty expert Melody Iafelice. With the help of [...]
  As I mentioned last week, St Laurent Centre has come on board this year to make Revive Your Style bigger and better than ever! And now that we're closing in on Sunday, I thought it might be fun to give you a sneak peek into what I have planned for my fashion presentation! With so many beautiful and wearable trends this season, I thought it would be perfect timing to showcase 6 of my f[...]
  January can be pretty drab... the holiday season has come and gone, and the weather continues to plummet. Lucky for you, I have a cure for the January blues! St Laurent and I are partnering up this year to host a fabulous event called Revive Your Style. This will be my third annual event, all in support of breast health and the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation, and I'm thrilled to ha[...]
Tis the season! And I've picked out my favourite gift items perfect for the women in your life (and maybe even you!), all available at St Laurent Centre, right here in Ottawa!   Oh... and better yet, they're all UNDER $100! Maybelline Elixir $8.99 - I own all colours in this lipstick/gloss combo. It's easy to apply with loads of pigment, making your lips shiny and supple!  ALD[...]
  Last week I had the priveledge of styling St Laurent Centre's holiday fashion show at the What A Girl Wants Gala in downtown Ottawa. I did a twelve looks, all inspired by the holiday season. Over the next several weeks, I'm going to breakdown where to get the looks!   Black & Gold Gold always reads holiday, especially when it's in the form of sequins! Update your classi[...]