The Beauty of Sephora

22.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

With over 1300 locations in 27 countries and 38 stores across Canada, Sephora is a beauty retailer sure to meet every beauty need, question and desire that anyone could ever have.  Based on the belief that beauty products should be touched, played with and even tried on, combined with highly educated non-biased sales staff has made Sephora one of the most sought after beauty retail locations.

Their stores are designed in a way the lets customers interact with all products, nothing is ever behind a counter or protected under glass.  They offer the Sephora Beauty Studio which provides a range of … Read More »

Closet Staple: Nude Shoes

19.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Much like the little black dress that makes an appearance in every season, nude shoes in all shapes and sizes are must for the warm weather months.  Sliding a pair on your feet, whether they’re pumps, wedges or flip flops will make your legs look long and sexy.  Besides making your legs look supermodel long, nude shoes ensure that your bright, bold outfits and accessories become the center of attention by blending in with everything else you have going on.  So go on and wear your printed skinny jeans, floral dresses and striped short suits but remember to add a … Read More »

Joya Studio NY & Upper Canada Mall’s Handmade Candle Collaboration: Hurry in to get yours free

17.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

We’re getting much more familiar with product collaborations that are happening with designers like Missoni and Jean Paul Gaultier for Target, and Maison Martin Margiela, Madonna and Beckam for H&M, but we believe that Upper Canada Mall might be the first shopping mall to develop a product collaboration and we’re very excited to share it with you!  We created a beautiful, handmade candle in collaboration with Joya Studio out of New York.

Working with Joya owner, Frederick Bouchardy, we discussed scent and what the influences for our Upper Canada shopper should be.  We did some research and learned that some of … Read More »

Rudsak does Spring/Summer fashion

03.04.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Spring fashion is a time for transition pieces that make it easy to go from outside to inside and fabrics that leave you feeling comfortable no matter the temperature.  So why then do so many of us have a challenge with dressing for Spring?  Need some inspiration and want to add some staple pieces to your wardrobe, then look no further than the new Spring/Summer collection from Rudsak.

Rudsak goes beyond leather outerwear to bring their new Spring/Summer collection to life.  Evik Asatoorian, Rudsak Creator describes the collection, “We’re treating outerwear as RTW (ready to wear) and vice-versa.  Fabrics have hybrid … Read More »


28.03.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

Michael Kors is pleased to announce the launch of the Spring 2013 Sneaker Collection. After the brand’s successful, all-digital launch of the category this past fall, Michael Kors will continue its 360° digital advertising strategy to promote the new line of high-top, trainer and slip-on silhouettes, which feature metallic finishes, bursts of neon color, embossed snakeskin textures and perforated leather. The collection will be available on and in Michael Kors stores and select wholesale retailers around the world in mid-March. It will debut in Asia in April.

Michael Kors has once again chosen to promote the sneakers via a digital-only … Read More »

Spring Forward with these Fresh Beauty Products

27.03.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

After the dreary days of winter (is it April yet?), it’s always nice to treat yourself to a little spring pick-me-up. Whether it’s a new haircut or fresh flowers to brighten your kitchen, a colourful scarf or sweet smelling perfume, a spring-inspired update to your routine can help boost your mood and get you energized for a new season.

Now is also a great time to take inventory of your make-up bag and do a little spring-cleaning. Put away those heavier fragrances and dark lipsticks in favour of some lighter cosmetics. We’ve chosen some of the prettiest, spring-inspired beauty products and … Read More »

‘60s Chic: Banana Republic Releases Third Mad Men Collection

11.03.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

For those of you who love Megan Draper’s style on the TV series Mad Men – or simply enjoy 1960s inspired fashion, be sure to check out Banana Republic’s latest limited edition Mad Men Collection. The retailer has once again collaborated with Mad Men’s costume designer, Janie Bryant to create a stunning collection of clothing, accessories, shoes and handbags, perfect for work and dressier occasions. Banana Republic describes the collection as a, “modern take on the razor-sharp tailoring and polished silhouettes of 1960s style.”

The line includes shift dresses and scarves in graphic prints, structured blouses and cropped gingham pants for … Read More »

Welcome to the Neighbourhood!

26.02.2013 + Upper Canada Mall + No Comments

With only a few weeks left until the first phase of Target stores open, the location at the mall has revealed their store front.  And if the store front isn’t enough to get you excited than perhaps some of the great brands that will be sold in the store might get you in the mood for Spring and forgetting about all the snow and slush we have outside.

The recently announced brands highlight just how committed Target is to providing stylish, quality and most importantly affordable products to its Canadian customers.  Product lines from:

Nate Bekus: bedding, bath, household accessories

Sonia Kashuk: a collection … Read More »