Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Your Mom will Love

05.05.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Mother’s Day gifts can be tough to get right. The perfect gift needs to communicate the love and appreciation you have for your mom but it also has to stand out and be unique and obviously it has to be something that she will like. Your best bet is to go with a gift that continues to remind her of you beyond the calendar date of May 11th – for those of you who still don’t know, write that down because that date is quickly approaching!

This year you need to step up your game and give back with something that … Read More »

Rainy Day Chic: Your Guide to Looking Good when the Weather isn’t

28.04.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + 1 Comment

Rain can be a fashionista’s worst nightmare. From frizzy hair, runny makeup to feeling downright damp, rainy days should be spent at home wrapped in cozy blankets, not jumping over puddles all across town! You can avoid becoming a rainy day disaster with the right gear that will keep you dry while not sacrificing style. So fight spring showers with chic raincoats, shoes and accessories with these gorgeous picks available at UCM.

The Classic Trench Coat

This timeless and versatile piece is a rainy day must-have. It can be worn with a casual outfit or a dressy getup and can go from day … Read More »

What to Wear Now: 7 Must-Have Spring Knits

02.04.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + 37 comments

It’s here!  It’s spring!  Time to think like a lamb instead of a lion.  The problem is, our weather doesn’t always behave like we want it to.  So what’s a girl to do?  Make the transition with some easy spring knits.  Here are 7 of our favourites available here at Upper Canada Mall.  Leave us a comment about your favourite item on this list and you could win it!  We’ll draw one winner at random from all entries on April 30th, 2014.

 1.  The Knit Sweater

How pretty is this sweater from H&M?!  We think it’s made for spring. 2.  The Chic … Read More »

Spring Cleaning Tips for a Fresh Start to the Season

20.03.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Following up on my last post about spring fashion, I realize the only way to really get into this fresh, new season is with a wardrobe update – which calls for a spring-cleaning of your closet! Transitioning from a winter to spring wardrobe can be a bit messy, so here are some tips to help you get sorted for the season ahead.

Michael Kors Spring 2014 Collection


As we all know, the weather has been quite moody with the sun constantly playing peek-a-boo. The temperature can go from chill to … Read More »

Transitioning Into Spring

17.03.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + 1 Comment

Winter seems determined to hang on but I promise the warm weather is on its way! While we’re patiently waiting for those warm sunny days to get here we can certainly allow ourselves a few moments to daydream about Spring and all the wonderful things it will bring with it. I personally can’t wait to trade in my winter coat, cozy sweaters and fuzzy socks for something a little lighter. For me Spring is all about seeing the world in a fresh way and of course finding ways to allow that freshness to reflect in my wardrobe.

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Winter Bright – Fight this season’s blues with colourful fresh finds

31.01.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Just when we thought we were in the clear, winter and all it’s glory came back with a vengeance. It’s tough to let that inner fashionista strut when you’re trading in killer heels for clunky winter boots and oh-so-chic leather jackets for heavy parkas that guard against the chilling wind.

During these cold months, it’s so easy to cozy up in dark, chunky knit sweaters and sleek black leggings, but that can be so boring! To combat against the dull of winter and to liven things up, add a bright number to your ensemble. The pop of colour offers a fresh feel, providing a contrast … Read More »

A Gorgeous New Year

09.01.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

The presents have been unwrapped, the holiday toasts were made and here we are again at the beginning of a new year.  This is the time that we all start thinking about what will make 2014 unforgettable, and about the positive changes we would like to see in ourselves. Whether your resolutions are about being healthier, or more adventurous, or taking time to self reflect, it’s all about striving to be the best possible version of yourself.

Feeling motivated yet? At the beginning of the year we all start out inspired and hopeful (which is great!), but the motivation buzz often … Read More »

Winter Beauty Regime: How to get Gorgeous even when the weather isn’t

29.11.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Has the cold weather taken its toll on your skin? Got the winter blues? Fear not! Even with this uncooperative weather, there’s an easy fix for the dry face, flaky lips and frizzy hair. Listen up gals: Your beauty regime depends on the weather. It’s no secret, and those hard working ladies and gents in the beauty world know this all too well, what works in the summer may not do the trick during the chilly winter months. This is because cold sucks out moisture, which increases the skins sensitivity. As a result, the skin turns dry, rough and red. … Read More »