Holiday Gift Guide for Him | #AGorgeousHoliday

12.12.2016 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Have you made your lists and checked them twice? Holiday shopping can be exciting and stressful all at the same time, but our top gift choices will make him jump for joy! Below, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite gifts for him from retailers Crossings,  Skechers, WLKN, Eddie Bauer, Hudson’s Bay and Roots Canada.

**CONTEST**

Enter our 2-A-Day-Giveaway! For every item you purchase from our Holiday Gift Guide, you can enter to win a $25 Upper Canada Mall gift card. To enter, simply snap a pic of the item, share it with us on Instagram, Twitter or FB with the hashtag … Read More »


Holiday Gift Guide for Her | #AGorgeousHoliday

12.12.2016 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

‘Tis the season to warm our hearts and homes! Holiday shopping can be exciting and stressful all at the same time, and for those who haven’t made their lists and checked them twice yet, we’re here to lend a helping hand. Our top gift choices will bring a smile to her face and earn you some well-deserved brownie points. Below, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite gifts for her from retailers honey,  Skechers, Thomas Sabo, Pandora, Coach, Guess, Hudson’s Bay and Roots Canada.

**CONTEST**

Enter our 2-A-Day-Giveaway! For every item you purchase from our Holiday Gift Guide, you can enter to … Read More »


5 STEPS TO BEAUTIFUL SKIN | HOW TO

30.10.2016 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Great skin starts from within, sure, but have you tried drinking 8 glasses of water a day and actually making it past 3? While we truly believe eating and drinking better does improve your skin’s elasticity, glow and texture, having a great skincare routine can add the extra boost you need to go makeup-less in the city!

So have you been taking care of your skin properly? We were pretty stumped when we spoke to the Skincare Experts at Sephora and The Body Shop about what it takes to get – and maintain – great skin all year-round. While we all … Read More »


HALLOWEEN COSTUME AND BEAUTY HACKS

27.10.2016 + Upper Canada Mall + 2 comments

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We’re FIVE days away from Halloween and couldn’t be happier to have a SPOOKtacular weekend ahead! If you’re looking for some quick entertaining or costume ideas, we’ve found some cute and fun ones that you can still plan for the weekend ahead. Don’t forget to visit us on Monday, October 31st for special trick-or-treating at our retailers and Guest Services, details here.

           

Don’t have a costume yet? Not to worry! Find easy and stylish one and done costume ideas from Popsugar here, like an H&M black lace dress and go as a witch. We … Read More »


BLOW-DRY YOUR HAIR LIKE A PRO | HOW TO

26.10.2016 + Upper Canada Mall + 2 comments

Have you ever walked out of the salon or blow-dry bar feeling phenomenal with your new, shiny and bouncy blow-out? Isn’t it a wonderful feeling? Then when you try to recreate the same look at home 4 days later, it just doesn’t look the same as before. So unfair! We spoke with Danielle, manager of Trade Secrets at Upper Canada Mall, and uncovered these 4 foolproof steps to the best at-home blow-dry.

Step 1: Use product! Don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty, literally. Danielle explained that you “typically want a lightweight product for finer hair, moisturizing and absorbent for … Read More »


This Fall I Need | Gorgeous Fall/Winter 2017

26.09.2016 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

As the temperatures get cooler and the air around us gets crisper, we can’t help but dream up all of our favourite fall fashion essentials. We look forward to warm drinks, cozy knits, good books to read and transition into some our most beloved fall fashion because who doesn’t love a glamourous, shaggy coat from M from Mendocino or a stylish pantsuit from Banana Republic for those 9 to 5 days.
To spark some inspiration for the change of seasons, we’ve covered the looks you’ll need to look chic, comfortable and on trend this Fall/Winter 2017. *This article is best viewed … Read More »


Purdys Chocolate Making Class | Parisian-Style Truffles

26.09.2016 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

How amazing would it be to make your own Purdys Chocolate truffles? Pretty sweet! With the holidays fast approaching, we can’t help but start thinking of great hostess, party, birthday and holiday gifts to get this season.
What better way to celebrate a milestone than with delicious, Canadian-made Purdys Chocolate where you can learn to make your own exquisite chocolates in their informative and fun truffle-making class!

The first-ever class at Upper Canada Mall will be held during 2 different time slots for your convenience:
October 12
– 1pm – 3pm
– 6pm – 8pm
Description:
Truffle-Making Class $50 + tax
Choose your own flavourings,
liqueur and … Read More »


ivivva | Featured September Retailer

19.09.2016 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Keeping active and healthy is becoming increasingly important for not only adults but children too! Yoga is a great activity that helps relax your mind, meditate and build a strong core and body overall by using both your mind and body. ivivva, the little sister brand of Lululemon, recently opened their doors at Upper Canada and have been a huge hit with girls and families who live active and busy lives. Their clothing is flexible, comfortable and appropriate in the classroom and outside of it too, and also promotes healthy living! Being an ivivva girl is meant to inspire girls … Read More »