Emotional Brilliance: How your mood dictates your colour choices

24.05.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Ever wonder why yesterday’s makeup colour choices just don’t work today? Rowena Bird, LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics Co-Founder, got to the bottom of this question and uncovered the answer: no matter what you wear on a certain day it’s your attitude and feelings that influence the way you want to look.

Rowena and renowned Strategic Behavioural Therapist, Lady Kennedy, worked together to create a list of specific emotional words that would relate to a certain colour. The result of this experiment was a line of 30 vegan lip colours, eyeliners and eyeshadows matching psychological needs with a corresponding colour wheel.  They … Read More »

Michael Kors: New 100 Series Watch

29.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Michael Kors is pleased to announce the launch of two specially designed styles of its best-selling Runway watch as part of the brand’s WATCH HUNGER STOP campaign. For each watch sold, 100 children in a hunger-stricken area will receive a nutritious meal.* The company recently announced a long-term partnership with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) dedicated to raising millions of dollars to help end world hunger. The watches were unveiled by Michael Kors and Academy Award-winning actress Halle Berry at a dinner in New York City on April 6th, 2013.

One watch features a gold-tone stainless steel case and … Read More »

Promtastic Accessories

25.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

It’s that exciting time of year again – the time when young ladies make a major style decision: what to wear to Prom and graduation ceremonies! The mission to find the perfect dress and accessories usually warrants several trips to the mall and some careful deliberation. Upper Canada Mall has many great retailers to get both ladies and gents prom-ready, including, Hudson’s Bay, M for Mendocino, Eeva and Eve, YaYa & co., Aldo, Tip Top Tailors, Crossings and Tuxedo Royale.

So once you’ve found the dress for the occasion, it’s time to put the fun, finishing touches on your outfit with … Read More »

The Beauty of Sephora

22.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

With over 1300 locations in 27 countries and 38 stores across Canada, Sephora is a beauty retailer sure to meet every beauty need, question and desire that anyone could ever have.  Based on the belief that beauty products should be touched, played with and even tried on, combined with highly educated non-biased sales staff has made Sephora one of the most sought after beauty retail locations.

Their stores are designed in a way the lets customers interact with all products, nothing is ever behind a counter or protected under glass.  They offer the Sephora Beauty Studio which provides a range of … Read More »

Closet Staple: Nude Shoes

19.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Much like the little black dress that makes an appearance in every season, nude shoes in all shapes and sizes are must for the warm weather months.  Sliding a pair on your feet, whether they’re pumps, wedges or flip flops will make your legs look long and sexy.  Besides making your legs look supermodel long, nude shoes ensure that your bright, bold outfits and accessories become the center of attention by blending in with everything else you have going on.  So go on and wear your printed skinny jeans, floral dresses and striped short suits but remember to add a … Read More »


28.03.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Michael Kors is pleased to announce the launch of the Spring 2013 Sneaker Collection. After the brand’s successful, all-digital launch of the category this past fall, Michael Kors will continue its 360° digital advertising strategy to promote the new line of high-top, trainer and slip-on silhouettes, which feature metallic finishes, bursts of neon color, embossed snakeskin textures and perforated leather. The collection will be available on michaelkors.com and in Michael Kors stores and select wholesale retailers around the world in mid-March. It will debut in Asia in April.

Michael Kors has once again chosen to promote the sneakers via a digital-only … Read More »

Spring Forward with these Fresh Beauty Products

27.03.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

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 »

Welcome to the Neighbourhood!

26.02.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

With only a few weeks left until the first phase of Target stores open, the location at the mall has revealed their store front.  And if the store front isn’t enough to get you excited than perhaps some of the great brands that will be sold in the store might get you in the mood for Spring and forgetting about all the snow and slush we have outside.

The recently announced brands highlight just how committed Target is to providing stylish, quality and most importantly affordable products to its Canadian customers.  Product lines from:

Nate Bekus: bedding, bath, household accessories

Sonia Kashuk: a collection … Read More »