Fashion experts say that jeans are one of the hardest items to fit and find, especially if you’re a woman. I don’t disagree but I’d add that finding the perfect dress shirt ranks right up there with the perfect denim.
FERKNOT may have solved the problem with their line of bespoke dress shirts for men and women.
My latest article about Charlaine Harris, author of the Sookie Stackhouse series, the basis of True Blood. She is making her first appearance at Polaris. Read it here.
I just finished up a project for TG4. It was to write copy for NewBrunswickfinds.ca: a travel and tourism site for New Brunswick. I covered the Bay of Fundy, whale watching, pirates and yes, even lobster....Read More
I remember my first week working at a new job as the lifestyle editor – one of the front page editors asked me if I knew where she could get vegan shoes and bags. Specifically good-looking, durable products that were glamorous but not in the Stella McCartney price range.
Are you attending a wedding this year? If you’re thinking about getting the happy couple a gift,then forget going to the Bay or Kitchen Stuff Plus orWilliam Ashley.
It’s not about the punch bowl that will never get used or the blender that will collect dust in the cupboard. The new trend in gifts is something that you know they’ll use.
Why? It’s because they’ll be living in it.
Another article was published in the Toronto Star this past week:
Go beyond red and green for your own hue-filled holiday
I went to Annie Thompson’s recent fashion show, “I’m Not the Police” in Toronto’s East End. Her Fall/Winter 2010-2011 collection was a sharp reflection of the East End yummy mummy cliche with its artsy vibe and louche draping fabrics.
Save Money When Grocery Shopping
Grocery shopping is one of the best ways to practice saving skills. With a little effort, you can shave 10 to 20 per cent off your grocery bill. It just takes a little thinking outside the big box stores to shop and eat well.
The best part is that eating on the cheap doesn’t mean eating poorly. You can find great prices on food.
I worked as the Consultant Communications and PR Co-ordinator for Mary Kay Cosmetics Ltd. Part of my job was to write marketing releases for new products. I also wrote the articles that went to NewsCanada. (Note, all images open in .pdf format.) NewsCanada MaryKay_marketing Contest and marketing writing ...Read More
Buying a house with an income property is one way to get into the property market. However, just buying a house and expecting to find tenants isn’t as easy as it seems. Scott McGillivray, host of HGTV’s Income Property shares his expert advice with Walletpop and potential landlords.
[caption id="attachment_690" align="alignleft" width="198" caption="La LIngerie Francaise"][/caption] The French have given us many things – Chanel and champagne are just two – but the French have also given us an appreciation of lingerie. After all, in the olden days when young North American women got engaged,...Read More
[caption id="attachment_688" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Gap "Black Magic" Premium Pants"][/caption] Gap wants you to think of them when you think of pants. The company recently debuted their Premium Pants collection for men and women. Their goal is to be the staple in everyone's closet. The new line, featuring seven...Read More
What’s in a name? A lot when you’re trying to convince customers to buy your product. Teenflo, the clothing line of tailored pieces perfect for the workforce and ladies who lunch, has spent the last two decades explaining that despite the ‘teen’ in Teenflo, the line isn’t for teens.