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 GracieCarroll.com. 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 »
What’s big this season? What are the trends to try and the tips to keep top of mind? Jennifer Kleinberg, Marketing Director for Upper Canada Mall, takes you through the looks that will be a hit for the season.
Read Gorgeous Magazine at www.uppercanadamall.com/magazine
With the winter chill setting in, we are so thankful for the existence of the blanket scarf! It’s a definite must-have this season, being able to bundle up in a number of ways makes it totally worth the investment.
Here’s how to master some of our fave scarf styles this season:
The Triangle Wrap
Fold scarf in half diagonally, creating a triangle
Place triangle tip in front
Wrap the sides back around your neck
Bring the sides to the front
Adjust the two sides, tucking them under the triangle tip
Fold scarf in half diagonally to create a triangle
Twist and roll the entire scarf
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Winter has arrived, and while we may complain about freezing temperatures and ruining our brand new MK pumps in the snow, winter is our chance to craft perfectly layered ensembles. This winter, we’re here to help you make a cold-weather statement. With these 4 tips you can kiss your winter wardrobe rut goodbye.
– Add depth and texture to your chunky knits with layers, like a faux-fur vest or an oversized scarf.
– A colourful purse or belt will add a much needed pop to you wintery look.
– Throw on a floral statement necklace to brighten any gloomy day.
– Up your nail game with a … Read More »
Just when we thought we were in the clear, winter and all it’s glory came back with a vengeance. It’s tough to let that inner fashionista strut when you’re trading in killer heels for clunky winter boots and oh-so-chic leather jackets for heavy parkas that guard against the chilling wind.
During these cold months, it’s so easy to cozy up in dark, chunky knit sweaters and sleek black leggings, but that can be so boring! To combat against the dull of winter and to liven things up, add a bright number to your ensemble. The pop of colour offers a fresh feel, providing a contrast … Read More »
Has the cold weather taken its toll on your skin? Got the winter blues? Fear not! Even with this uncooperative weather, there’s an easy fix for the dry face, flaky lips and frizzy hair. Listen up gals: Your beauty regime depends on the weather. It’s no secret, and those hard working ladies and gents in the beauty world know this all too well, what works in the summer may not do the trick during the chilly winter months. This is because cold sucks out moisture, which increases the skins sensitivity. As a result, the skin turns dry, rough and red. … Read More »
Now that a few weeks have passed since our preview of fall’s most coveted items, it’s time to get down to business and start thinking seriously about footwear and the ones you want to invest in. While there is an abundance of shoe trends to try this winter season, we’ve made it easy for you and rounded up the must-have styles every girl should own that are perfect for work or play. The only hard part is deciding which pairs you should buy. So lace ‘em up gals, and let’s start shopping.
This low-heeled, … Read More »
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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