The Spring/Summer 2013 trend is a bright, bold coloured shoe. So easy to work into your everyday style and can be found at all your favourite fashion retailers. From flats to loafers, to wedges and pumps, no matter your comfort level you are sure to find a pair that fit your needs. Make your outfit pop with a touch of flair and add some personal flair with a coloured shoe paired with a fun print. Check out how celebrities are wearing this fashion
Jennifer Lawrence : Pairs a neon pink pump with a white dress while arriving at the Hunger Games: Catching … Read More »
Looking for a unique gift for a May birthday? Look no further than emeralds. Not only are they the May birthstone, but they are also used for commemorating 20th and 35th wedding anniversaries. Oftentimes these stunning green gems can be more valuable than diamonds, but they are also very fragile. It is their natural characteristic to contain inclusions, which is what makes them so delicate. Remember, they should never be stored with other jewellery and those with exposed points, such as marquise cuts, should be specially protected.
More than any other coloured gems, the value of an emerald is mainly derived … Read More »
We’re getting much more familiar with product collaborations that are happening with designers like Missoni and Jean Paul Gaultier for Target, and Maison Martin Margiela, Madonna and Beckam for H&M, but we believe that Upper Canada Mall might be the first shopping mall to develop a product collaboration and we’re very excited to share it with you! We created a beautiful, handmade candle in collaboration with Joya Studio out of New York.
Working with Joya owner, Frederick Bouchardy, we discussed scent and what the influences for our Upper Canada shopper should be. We did some research and learned that some of … Read More »
After a few weeks of teasing from Mother Nature it appears that Spring is right around the corner which means it’s time to pack away all the wool sweaters and boots and bring out skirts, dresses and lots of colour!
The rule of “no white before Victoria Day” no longer stands as white is one of the hottest colours for Spring. It’s a great starting pointing for building your Spring outfit since it pairs well with any colour. Start off with a simple white tee, add a great pair of dress pants in a basic colour like navy, camel or be … Read More »
Spring fashion is a time for transition pieces that make it easy to go from outside to inside and fabrics that leave you feeling comfortable no matter the temperature. So why then do so many of us have a challenge with dressing for Spring? Need some inspiration and want to add some staple pieces to your wardrobe, then look no further than the new Spring/Summer collection from Rudsak.
Rudsak goes beyond leather outerwear to bring their new Spring/Summer collection to life. Evik Asatoorian, Rudsak Creator describes the collection, “We’re treating outerwear as RTW (ready to wear) and vice-versa. Fabrics have hybrid … Read More »
After the dreary days of winter (is it April yet?), it’s always nice to treat yourself to a little spring pick-me-up. Whether it’s a new haircut or fresh flowers to brighten your kitchen, a colourful scarf or sweet smelling perfume, a spring-inspired update to your routine can help boost your mood and get you energized for a new season.
Now is also a great time to take inventory of your make-up bag and do a little spring-cleaning. Put away those heavier fragrances and dark lipsticks in favour of some lighter cosmetics. We’ve chosen some of the prettiest, spring-inspired beauty products and … Read More »
For those of you who love Megan Draper’s style on the TV series Mad Men – or simply enjoy 1960s inspired fashion, be sure to check out Banana Republic’s latest limited edition Mad Men Collection. The retailer has once again collaborated with Mad Men’s costume designer, Janie Bryant to create a stunning collection of clothing, accessories, shoes and handbags, perfect for work and dressier occasions. Banana Republic describes the collection as a, “modern take on the razor-sharp tailoring and polished silhouettes of 1960s style.”
The line includes shift dresses and scarves in graphic prints, structured blouses and cropped gingham pants for … Read More »
40.3 million viewers watched last Sunday’s Oscars, according to Nielsen. That’s a lot of eyes on some of the world’s most beautiful actresses and their designer gowns. As always, the fashion of the evening did not disappoint. Many stars wore light-colours like pink, nude, white and grey. Another trend was sparkle and art deco inspired dresses, worn by stars such as Halle Berry, Stacy Keibler and Naomi Watts. Here are our picks for the most gorgeous gowns of the evening. Whose outfit was your favourite?
Jennifer Lawrence in a voluminous, pale pink Dior Haute Couture gown.
Jessica Chastain … Read More »