Spring Sneakers to Step Up Your Style

18.03.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Spring is just around the corner and what a perfect excuse to go buy a new pair of sneakers. Now, your first thought might be, “Sneakers? No way!” but you may be pleasantly surprised with how well that right pair of sneakers fits your everyday style. Sneakers aren’t just for the gym anymore!

Try these on for size:

Blue Bleach Dot Keds: Pair these T-Swift inspired sneakers with your favourite pair of skinny jeans for a fun, flirty look.
Find them at: Town Shoes

Light Grey Gazelle Adidas: These classic sneakers are perfect for your casual Friday look. (But don’t be surprised when you … Read More »


Denim Evolution

16.03.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Denim is back, and not just in the form of jeans. Spring runways showcased Canadian Tuxedo’s with a twist, featuring two and three-piece versions, with added bells and whistles like fancy draping, wide-legged pants, high collars and elaborate trims. Life simply wouldn’t be as comfortable without denim and this spring, denim gets all dolled up with new silhouettes and fancy details.

We love this billowy shirt-dress by GAP for its relaxed shape, dark wash and long pocket details. Throw on a pair of leather slip-on sneakers and colourful cross-body bag and voila!

Zara has nailed its denim collection this season! Choose from … Read More »


Leather For All Weather

09.03.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Leather is breaking its cold-minded mold and becoming a fabric for all seasons. Suede skirts, faux-leather shorts, and pebble leather totes have us tripping over ourselves – and we don’t mind! This here-to-stay trend will add luxury and texture to your look.

Want to add a little more colour into your wardrobe? Try the oxblood-coloured faux leather dress from Zara. This beautiful dress is a quick and easy way to achieve the trendy head-to-toe look.

The tan A-line skirt by H&M checks off all the Spring 2015 trends. Suede…check. Boho…check. Nod to the seventies… … Read More »


Here To Stay Florals

01.03.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Despite the cold weather, Spring florals are starting to pop everywhere and range in aesthetics including big, bold and abstract as well as soft, subtle and feminine. These floral essentials will freshen up any weary wardrobe and give the new spring blooms a run for their money.   Florals in all shapes, colours and prints were seen across runways…

Not sure how you feel about floral? Try this soft, romantic, muted floral dress from Aritzia. A lovely piece that is understated, but a fun and flirty breath of fresh air.

 

Also from Aritzia, the Tabata Jumpsuit is an effortless piece that can easily … Read More »


The Art Of The Scarf

19.01.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

With the winter chill setting in, we are so thankful for the existence of the blanket scarf! It’s a definite must-have this season, being able to bundle up in a number of ways makes it totally worth the investment.

Here’s how to master some of our fave scarf styles this season:

The Triangle Wrap

Fold scarf in half diagonally, creating a triangle
Place triangle tip in front
Wrap the sides back around your neck
Bring the sides to the front
Adjust the two sides, tucking them under the triangle tip

The Loop

Fold scarf in half diagonally to create a triangle
Twist and roll the entire scarf
Drape the scarf around … Read More »


Winter Wardrobe

08.01.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + 2 comments

Winter has arrived, and while we may complain about freezing temperatures and ruining our brand new MK pumps in the snow, winter is our chance to craft perfectly layered ensembles. This winter, we’re here to help you make a cold-weather statement. With these 4 tips you can kiss your winter wardrobe rut goodbye.
– Add depth and texture to your chunky knits with layers, like a faux-fur vest or an oversized scarf.
– A colourful purse or belt will add a much needed pop to you wintery look.
– Throw on a floral statement necklace to brighten any gloomy day.
– Up your nail game with a … Read More »


Holiday Glam

22.12.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Christmas is just around the comer. Amongst the list writing, checking off the list, gift buying, gift wrapping and checking the list twice, you’ve forgotten to find something to wear. Don’t panic! Whether you’re looking for a perfectly fitted dress, or looking to inject some wow into your look with accessories, Upper Canada Mall has you covered. Click here for a list of our retailers.
Here are our top 2 tips for looking glam this Holiday Season:

You can do sparkle without looking like a disco ball. Not sure how? Check out the Cityline Fashion Friday segment featuring Upper Canada Mall for … Read More »


Fall into Denim

07.11.2014 + Upper Canada Mall + 17 comments

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We just can’t get enough of fall fashion. It’s the time of year where you beginning searching for that perfect pair of jeans. Skinny, distressed, boyfriend, cropped, high-waists…the denim options are endless, leaving you, as the shopper, with an abundance of choices! Jeans are a staple in a woman’s closet, and rightfully so, as they will forever be one of the most versatile, trusty pieces in her closet. From the sleek dark skinnies to the broken in boyfriend jeans (that you simply could never … Read More »