Summer Scent Guide | How to Wear It

28.07.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Perfumes, like any accessory, are something you can never have just one of. Changing your scent according to seasons is just a necessary – we mean, do you really want to smell citrusy in the middle of winter? Didn’t think so. Whether you like floral, fruity or the ocean breeze, these fragrances conjure up sunny summer days, fresh warm mornings and breezy beach days. We’ve included everything you need to know in our summer scent guide!

Where to Wear


Before heading off to choose your new scent, get fluent in scent-speak. Here is a quick breakdown, according to Design Mom, of things … Read More »

Stylemake: Arren Williams, Creative Director of Home Fashions at the Hudson’s Bay Company

03.05.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Stylemaker: Arren Williams, Creative Director of Home Fashions at the Hudson’s Bay Company

In the latest issue of Gorgeous we had the chance to interview Arren Williams, trend expert, Cityline regular and Creative Director of Home Fashions at the Hudson’s Bay. Williams sets the seasonal direction for the store’s home department, deciding which housewares, home décor items and furniture will fill the Bay’s aisles in the coming months. Always ahead of the curve, Williams uses his expert eye to spot emerging design trends from around the world.








We asked this stylemaker what home décor trends he’s excited about for the season and … Read More »

Spring At Last

15.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

After a few weeks of teasing from Mother Nature it appears that Spring is right around the corner which means it’s time to pack away all the wool sweaters and boots and bring out skirts, dresses and lots of colour!

The rule of “no white before Victoria Day” no longer stands as white is one of the hottest colours for Spring.  It’s a great starting pointing for building your Spring outfit since it pairs well with any colour.  Start off with a simple white tee, add a great pair of dress pants in a basic colour like navy, camel or be … Read More »

What’s your Holiday Decorating Style?

07.11.2012 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

For our first issue of Gorgeous magazine we had the opportunity to connect with one of Canada’s leading interior designers, Brian Gluckstein. A sought after design expert who you’ll regularly see on Citytv’s CityLine, Gluckstein is known for creating spaces that combine luxury with comfort.

Last week Brian Gluckstein was on CityLine showcasing new holiday items from his GLUCKSTEINHOME line. He offered two festive and different takes on holiday decorating that we equally adore: Glam and Rustic.


Bring on the bling for the holidays! This luxe decorating trend is all about glamour and will certainly get the attention of your guests!

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What’s red and white and warm all over?

04.11.2012 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

My hands tucked into the new Bay Olympic mittens holding my first (of many) Starbucks Caramel Brule latte!  The colour coordination couldn’t have been any better, and even the first few snow flakes of the season didn’t bother me.  The timing of the launch of these two new seasonal products was perfect; The Bay launched the newly designed mittens last Monday, along with matching scarves.  The Starbucks holiday drinks and red holiday cups launched this past Friday along with their entire holiday line.

The launch of these two products is an obviously sign that Christmas and the holiday season are around the … Read More »

Make a Statement for Fall

09.10.2012 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Fall is the official season of layering. As the crisp, cooler weather sets in we move towards layering our looks with scarves, jackets and tights. It’s the perfect season to experiment with texture and have some fun with statement accessories. Statement pieces like textural necklaces, wide cuff bracelets and embellished headbands have been hot for a few seasons now and continue to command our attention this fall. A unique piece can elevate any outfit and make your style shine. We’ve rounded up some great statement pieces from our retailers. For a fun yet polished look, think of pairing a knit … Read More »