Marketing writing: Mary Kay Cosmetics

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 ...

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How to keep your wedding under budget

Dallas Arboreteum

It’s wedding season again and brides are being swept up in the romance of their fairy-tale celebrations.  But nothing brings a fairy tale to a grinding halt faster than bills in one hand and a shrinking budget in the other.

If you need to come in under budget, but still want a great wedding, try these great tips from experts Vicki Karigiannis of and Andrea Lown and Leah Andrews from

La Lingerie Francaise

[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,...

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The new basic black pants

[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...

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TOPSHOP In Toronto

TOPSHOP is one of those stores that's on the list of many a fashion-lover. If you're going to Britain or even to New York, it's the store to get trendy, affordable pieces and maybe even a little of that Kate Moss magic. So there was excitement...

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