Get Gorgeous Sessions | Gracie Carroll of GracieCarroll.com

05.11.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

If you’re familiar with the Toronto fashion scene then you have definitely heard of our holiday Get Gorgeous Sessions guest who is a powerhouse blogger, small business owner, localist-at-large and style maven – the ever so lovely Gracie Carroll of GracieCarroll.com. We were excited to spend the day talking and shopping with her at Upper Canada Mall and was definitely a girl hang through and through!

We’ve been avid fans of her blog since the very beginning and totally look forward to her pieces in Flare Magazine each month (she’s the Toronto Localist-at-Large), getting tidbits on what will make us … Read More »


Bold Summer | How to Wear Yellow

06.08.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Learn how to wear yellow and play with bold colours this season. Stylist, Sarah Danniels, and Marketing Director, Jennifer Kleinberg, discuss how to work yellow into wardrobe as well as pulling off the popular “sports luxe” trend seen on celebrities.

Items in this video available at:
On Model Sarah:
Sweater — GAP
Skirt — Lord & Taylor, Hudson’s Bay
Sneakers — Converse, Town Shoes
Backpack — Coach

On Model Sarah (image):
Top — Vero Moda, Hudson’s Bay
Shorts — H&M
Watch — Anne Klein, Hudson’s Bay
Sunglasses — Prada, Sunglass Hut
Sneakers — H&M
Bucket Bag — ALDO
Belt — H&M

On Stylist Sarah:
Dress — Aritzia
Boots — Sam Edelman, Town Shoes

On Jennifer:
Blouse — Old Navy
Necklace … Read More »


Shady Business | Frame Shapes For Your Face

04.08.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

With the warm weather in full swing getting dressed in the morning is a breeze, but you’re never fully dressed without a pair of great shades! While protecting your eyes from the pesky sun is priority number 1, you might as well look good doing it.

Different activities call for different types of sunnies. We mean, you wouldn’t just wear one pair of shoes all the time? We have the frame shapes that best suit your face, so take note and stock up, that squinty-eyed look is best left to supermodels.

SQUARE FACE

Bold, distinctive features make you a head turner. With a … Read More »


Baubles and Things | Jewelry Trends 2015

23.07.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

An outfit isn’t an outfit if you’re missing some key accessories – shoes, sunglasses and jewelry can complement your clothes and complete the look. We saw a lot of attention being paid to not only the designs walking down the runways this season, but also the accessories used! While some looks, like breast plates, were a little over-the-top, we couldn’t help but fall in love with (re: covet) these 6 stand-out jewelry trends 2015 you can wear every day.

Minimalist

Dainty necklaces, delicate rings and simple bracelets are staples for this trend. Don’t think classic is boring! You can look put-together by … Read More »


Mel Hwang of Mel Inspired | Get Gorgeous Sessions

20.07.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

The first thing you notice about Mel from Mel Inspired is her energy and Crest-commercial smile when she walks in the room. It’s open, inviting and unabashedly friendly, just like the stunning former model-turned-Internet-personality-in-the-making.

This month’s Gorgeous Magazine theme focuses on jumpsuits – the one piece wonder. We had the pleasure of having Mel come in for a day of shopping at Upper Canada Mall and give us a little insight into what influences her style, inspires her in life and, obviously, what she can’t leave the house without. She blew us away with her bubbly personality and hit the mark … Read More »


Get Gorgeous Sessions: Style blogger Amara Mancuso of Lace and Braids

26.05.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

We’re so excited to announce the launch of Upper Canada Mall’s new blogger video series, Get Gorgeous Sessions! Each month, we’ll offer an in-depth look into the top trends, looks and pieces we’ve covered in each issue of Gorgeous magazine.

The exciting new series features unique collaborations with popular and up-and-coming lifestyle, fashion and beauty bloggers. Our goal is to invite tastemakers who bring a fresh perspective to the latest fashion and beauty trends and offer tips, style-how to’s and an insider look to where you can find key pieces and items each season!

The monochromatic look is just one of the … Read More »


Spring Trend Guide: How to Wear Military-Inspired Style

21.05.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Mission accomplished! We’ve tracked down the season’s hottest trend: military-inspired fashion. This isn’t your regular head-to-toe camo look though; Spring/Summer ’15 calls for a minimalistic approach to military style – think clean lines, army green, a neutral colour palette (minus the pattern) and lots of metal hardware.

Still not sure if this trend is for you? Watch our video on how to work military into your wardrobe, featuring key style tips from super-stylist, Sarah Danniels.

Our top picks can be mixed and matched for day or night, so find your inspiration and march on style soldier!

Zara draped army jacket, $79

H&M sleeveless blouse, … Read More »


Boho Boom

23.03.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Boho is back for another round and it gives us the perfect excuse to channel our inner hippie. Bohemian lovers, get excited! Key looks from the runway ranged from long, romantic dresses to 70’s-inspired micro mini dresses. Marianne Faithful and Stevie Nicks would approve. Floppy hats, mini scarves, fringe, tassels and floral prints are bringing hippie chic to the next level.

This flirty, leaf-print poncho by Michael Kors is a go-to piece for free-spirits! Toss it over a floor-grazing maxi dress or your favourite pair of denim.

This feminine frock by Zara is right on trend, combining boho, seventies and floral looks that … Read More »