Soothing Sensitive Skin

Do you have sensitive skin? According to the American Academy of Dermatology, it’s an extremely common problem, affecting millions of people.

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What to Wear on Camera

Selfies, social media, YouTube and iPhone videos… who isn’t on camera these days? Whether these appearances are for work or for play, in still shots or on video, we all want to look our best. Here are some dos and don’ts for what to wear on camera – lessons learned the hard way.

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The Man Repellant List

My fashion loving friends and I spend no small amount of time talking about the intricacies of the latest fashions.

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Think Pink

My version of “Are we there yet?” is “Is it Spring yet?” While we’ve been very fortunate on the West Coast this winter, I’m still eager to shed the wool coats, heavy sweaters and boots in favour of lighter, flirtier fashion.

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Hi Ho Silver!

I’m no Downton Abbey housemaid but on occasion, I have been known to pick up a cloth and polish to keep my silver jewelry and chachkas sparkling and shiny.

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The Best Dressed List

“Breaking Bad,” “Wolf of Wall Street,” “American Hustle” blah blah blah. I can read about who won what at the Golden Globes. For me, it’s all about who’s wearing what. Step aside Mr. Blackwell, this year, I’m coming out with my own best dressed list.

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Want it? Hukk it!

Let’s face it. TV wardrobe aside, I really don’t need anything new to wear for the next 10 years. So in 2014, I’m focusing on spending less money (one of the top five resolutions according to every poll imaginable), paring down my wants and only buying things I truly love. And I’m going to try my best to wait for things to go on sale. I recently discovered a handy app that helps me do just that.

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Beauty Must Haves (not just for the party season)

The party season can be cruel. Forget the hangovers and heartbreak that can pop up; I’m speaking on a purely superficial level.

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Retail Therapy

I’ve been living in Vancouver for almost 25 years now and in that time the city has come a long way as a shopping destination.

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Where the Best Buys Are

A stylish woman is not one dressed in designer clothing head-to-toe. One true test of style is being able to mix inexpensive pieces with pricier items, with no one being the wiser. Except that most of us are dying to boast about our frugal finds to friends.

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Halloween: Hollywood Style!

Just a little over a week away, it’s time to get a jump on that Halloween costume! I always find plenty of inspiration from the news headlines and gossip columns. Here are my top five costume ideas, plucked from this year’s zeitgeist:

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