How to Survive Black Friday at the Mall | 5 Tips & Tricks

25.11.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Can’t pass up a sale or promotion but scared of the Black Friday madness? Not to worry. We compiled this simple list that includes the 5 tricks (yes, only FIVE) on how to survive Black Friday at the mall. Happy shopping!
1. Timing

Arrive early to snag the best deals. (We’re open at 8AM)

Avoid the crowds as it gets busier in the afternoon.

You are more likely to walk away with all the items you wanted if you line up before stores open. Bonus: shoppers who are first to arrive are usually surprised with exclusive savings cards, gift cards and other offers. Score! … Read More »

Get Gorgeous Sessions | Gracie Carroll of

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 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 »


28.10.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

All Hallow’s Eve is right around the corner and if you’re like us, you have some last minute party planning, costume shopping or treat making tricks to pull out your sleeve. Not to worry, we have you covered with these 6 Halloween hacks (har, har) to get you through till the ghoulish day. From festive pumpkin carving ideas to yummy mummy pops, we have all the bases covered on what to eat, wear and decorate right here with these Halloween ideas.

Quick Costume Ideas

We love the idea of dressing up a la Heidi Klum style at her infamous Halloween bashes, but … Read More »


22.10.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

MAC Cosmetics just released their holiday collection today, Enchanted Eve, and it is so glamourous!

Get ready for an enchanted evening that just won’t stop. Play it cool this holiday with eyes in deep smoky hues, and lips that boldly lead the way for a night of unexpected thrills. Jazz it up with new Colourdrenched Pigment in pearlized, creamy hues. The magic is in the night, darlings. Let’s have some fun.

You never know where the night might take you. New eye compacts, each featuring six Eye Shadows, strike all the right notes. Eyes get the smoky treatment in shades of warm … Read More »

UCM x TOPSHOP TOPMAN Canada | Besties Shopping Date

14.10.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Our TOPSHOP TOPMAN may have opened last month but we’re still very excited about the new location at our Hudson’s Bay! So excited that we want to throw them a party – and you’re invited! Join us this Saturday, October 17th for an exclusive Besties Shopping Date from 1-4PM where you can shop, selfie, sip and repeat.

We know it can be hard to get enthusiastic about the colder months, so we’ve enlisted the help of ever-stylish CTV’s eTalk reporter, MUCH host and TOPSHOP ambassador, Liz Trinnear, to style a selection of fall/winter looks exclusively for this event. Walk … Read More »

Get Gorgeous Sessions | Nathalie Shible Martin of WoahStyle

06.10.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

What’s her secret? That’s the thought that crosses our mind every time we scroll {re: creep} Nathalie Shible Martin’s Instagram, which happens on a daily basis. The Toronto stylist established her fashion blog, WoahStyle, in early 2014 to share her love of fashion and styling and we couldn’t be happier fans as she gives us the much needed inspiration for daily #OOTD planning.

It was a pleasure to learn more about the fashionista behind one of our favourite Instagram accounts, and, apparently, Popsugar agrees with us too – she was just named as 1 of the top 25 Fashion Instagrammers to … Read More »

Fall Into Gorgeous | Fall Fashion Must Haves

21.09.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + 3 comments

Autumn is our favourite season! We’re folding up our distressed denim shorts and packing away the gladiators to embrace layers, luxe knits and faux fur this season. Our Fall 2015/Winter 2016 issue of Gorgeous Magazine features all the fall fashion must haves and focuses on promoting self-expression by trying new trends and getting playful with your looks.

“This issue reinforces staying true to one’s personal style by using existing items in one’s wardrobe paired with a few on-trend pieces,” says Jennifer Kleinberg, Marketing Director at Upper Canada Mall. “Just as the one-size-fits-all idea is a myth, the same goes for one-style-fits … Read More »

The Travelling Bags Contest | Back To School

18.08.2015 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

It’s that time of year again! Going back-to-school and back-to-work is tough after a super fun and hot summer, so to make things a little easier Upper Canada Mall is launching The Travelling Bags contest today. From now until September 3rd, you can enter to win the perfect men’s bag for weekend getaways, women’s tote to hold everything from your day planner to flats or fashionable kids back pack filled with amazing prizes, including a $500 Upper Canada Mall gift card!

Enter to win by snapping a picture of one (or more!) must-have essential item that you keep in … Read More »