Gorgeous magazine interview with Steve Courneyea – seasoned golf expert – for pro golf tips and the best golfing greens

22.05.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

For most of us, springtime means longer days, warmer weather and enjoying the great outdoors with a perfect round of golf.  Boasting over 20 public golf courses and driving ranges, the Newmarket area is teaming with players itching to get out on the green to give the old pals a run for their money.

Gorgeous magazine sat down with Steve Courneyea, Head Golf Professional at Cardinal Golf Club, to discuss his 10 years of experience within the golf industry, his time as a Club Specialist at Callaway’s Performance Centre in BC and his love of the game.

Steve began his golf career … Read More »

Running to help kids with physical disabilities in our community

13.05.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

For over 36 years, Easter Seals, an organization that supports kids with physical disabilities, has been holding it’s annual run and walk in the Newmarket community. Created by local resident, Joe Persechini, the run/walkathon, recently renamed Upper Canada Mall Easter Seals 10 km Run & 5 km Run/Walk, is York Region’s longest running fundraiser. To date, the event has raised almost $3.8 million. As the proud title sponsor, Upper Canada Mall has been supporting this great community event for over 20 years.

Drawing over 1,000 participants from all across the region and walks of life, the new course now stretches over the … Read More »

Manicure Madness

08.05.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + 9 comments

Manicures are the latest must-have accessory but with this season’s lineup of hot hues from different brands, it’s hard to choose the perfect polish.

Trusted beauty brand Crabtree & Evelyn has launched a line of polishes that is fast-drying and contains no harmful chemicals. The new collection is available in 21 gorgeous long-lasting shades and with cute names like apple, avocado, clementine and pomegranate they are bound to match any look.

What colour would you wear? Many of you let us know by leaving a comment with your favourite Crabtree & Evelyn shade and how you would express yourself with it and … Read More »

Emeralds can be a girl’s best friend too!

01.05.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

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 »

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 »

And they lived happily ever after…

27.11.2012 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

A happy and romantic ending, complete with a Canadian spin is how the first season of the Bachelor Canada ended last Wednesday.  Brad Smith picked Mississauga resident and nurse Bianka Kamber while standing on a white sand beach in the Bahamas.  On bended knee he proposed to Bianka, with a stunning Tacori engagement ring that Brad said reminded him of Bianka, who could light up any room she walked into.  Cut to the romantic montage of the couple falling in love, add Brian Adam’s song “Heaven” and it was the perfect Canadian romance.

Fast forward months later now that … Read More »

We’re Getting Gorgeous!

19.09.2012 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

This fall’s biggest new look in Newmarket is ‘Gorgeous’ – the new campaign for Upper Canada Mall.  Gorgeous reinforces that Upper Canada is THE place for fashion north of Toronto.  That’s right, Michael Kors, Aritzia, Browns, Coach, Rudsak, Forever 21 and Guess are just some of the leading stores you’ll find right here at home! You’ll see our new campaign in LouLou Magazine, on billboards, in the newspapers, on some of your favourite TV shows including The Bachelor, CityLine’s Fashion Fridays, and of course when you visit the mall, you’ll see our new signage inside and out! Check … Read More »