When it comes to seasonal dressing, summer is by far one of our favourite times to dress up our dressed down looks! We know it can get hot, humid and plain old sticky out there, but that doesn’t mean your style has to suffer. Whether you’re sticking to florals or trying out some vibrant patterns and trends, it’s important to find something that you’ll be comfortable in while still feeling completely fabulous.
Move over cargo shorts and rubber sandals! We looked to some of the most stylish women in the fashion game (Jessica Mulroney, Oby Grace, Olivia Palermo, Emma Roberts) for … Read More »
If you get your style inspiration from the cool Italian scene but still love the charming, laidback feel of L.A. in your daily look then it’s no doubt you own a piece or two from the worldwide phenomenon Brandy Melville. A cult favourite of fashionistas all over, Brandy Melville exudes a fashionable yet relaxed aura with pieces that reflect a distinct European aesthetic with a beach vacation vibe a la L.A.
We’ve worked closely with our Brandy Melville girls and always wonder how they manage to make basic pieces look oh-so-stylish? We asked their Product Manager and Social Media Manager, Aprille … Read More »
The sun is shining, the flowers have bloomed and it’s the most romantic time of the year! So naturally, everyone is getting married. Whether you’re heading out east for a beautiful maritime wedding, going south for beach side nuptials or driving down to Niagara for a vineyard knot-tying ceremony, the right look will leave you feeling glamourous without having to sacrifice having fun.
This isn’t your 90s wedding party, a summer wedding celebration focuses more on creating intimate, special and memorable moments and your look should do the same. Whether you’re looking for floor grazing drama like Eeva & Eve or … Read More »
This month’s Featured Retailer is Jocelyn Roche, the uber-talented Bakery Manager behind all the delicious, sweet-smelling fresh bread that is baked fresh every day at COBS Bread! We sat down with Jocelyn and asked her to share some secrets of how to create the perfect grilled cheese sandwich (it sounds ah-may-zing!), the best way to entertain for the summer and how COBS Bread can make your summer BBQ’s the best yet. Also, we found out what a day-to-day looks (and smells like!) in a bakery that believes in providing fresh gourmet breads, scones, croissants and more – and let us … Read More »
Part 2 of our #UCMFestivalLife (Part 1 is here!) installment is all about the things you need to take with you for a weekend music festival getaway.
It’s that time again for us to gather up our friends, tents and phone chargers to head out on an epic road trip to see some of our favourite artists. What’s better than some delicious drinks and a night under the stars listening to a great band or partying it up during the day in the middle of a scenic wonderland? We’re drawing a blank ATM.
While you’re packing your favourite fringe skirts, sturdy boots … Read More »
What does great music, summer fashion and lots of fun all have in common? They signal music festival season! Upper Canada Mall is launching #UCMFestivalLife to share all the trendiest must-haves, looks and tips and tricks on how to make the most of it!
Not sure where to start with outfit planning? We’ll be launching our Snapchat on Friday to show you some of the best festival finds here at UCM. Follow along as we hit up Topshop, Brandy Melville, H&M, Forever 21 and more on our #UCMFestivalLife journey to Wayhome. Who knows? You could even win some of the awesome … Read More »
A birthday party is the perfect reason to have a long weekend and we can’t think of any better birthday to celebrate than the 149th Canada Day! Whether you’re planning on a cottage getaway or a staycation in the city or a full on glamping trip out in the woods, here are some ideas on how to make the most of your long weekend.
Food is ALWAYS a must, so try out a refreshing and summer appropriate cabbage salad recipe from Oil & Vinegar followed by a mouth-watering double decker burger from Cobs Bread.
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This month’s Featured Retailer is Kavita Kaith, the chic, beautiful and business savvy owner and operator of Caryl Baker Visage at Upper Canada Mall! With over a decade of experience in makeup artistry, beauty enhancements and more, this #GirlBoss knows how to perfectly sculpt unruly eyebrows, create a glam evening look and make your lashes go “Wow!” all while running a thriving makeup and spa boutique. We sat down with this glamazon and chatted with her about her go-to trends, fashion pet peeves and her unique style philosophy. Read the full interview and get a better perspective about one of … Read More »