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Holiday Fun in Toronto & Hamilton

Holiday Fun in Toronto & Hamilton

Toronto The Toronto Christmas Market Nothing can put you in the mood for the holidays more than the Toronto Christmas Market . A tradition for many, this market is modelled after European Christmas markets that have been in existence since the 1400s. Food, lights,...

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The Art of the Handwritten Note

The Art of the Handwritten Note

We are living in the age of instant communication. Email seems slow, and texting is the speed we have all become accustomed to. If the response isn’t instant we grow anxious.   Remember the days of snail mail? The anticipation of opening your “real” mailbox, not your...

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The Decade in Review

The Decade in Review

It wasn’t so long ago that we were all anticipating with a little trepidation Y2K. Would the world blow up, would our technology spontaneously combust, and would we all get used to writing a two at the beginning of the year on our cheques?   It’s incredible to think...

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Spring Forward!

Spring Forward!

We just turned back the clocks and we don’t think that we are alone in already dreaming about longer and brighter days, warmer temperatures and budding leaves. Let’s go on a little time travel with Pam Cook, our Fashion Director, and take a sneak peek into what’s in...

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Snowbirds – Travel Packing Tips

Snowbirds – Travel Packing Tips

As the first snowflakes start to fall, we begin to plan our escape to warmer climes. Whether for the season, a week or two or even a few days, following these packing tips will make sure that your clothes arrive as ready to enjoy your vacation as you do!  1. Save your...

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More is More – Bling, belts, hats & more

More is More – Bling, belts, hats & more

Coco Chanel once said “before you leave the house, look in the mirror and take one thing off” We are breaking all the rules and suggesting that you add one more at our “More is More” Accessory Event on Tuesday November 26th - Milli Hamilton. Layer on some jewelry by...

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Fall in love with fall!

Fall in love with fall!

It’s officially fall. The days are getting shorter, the temperature is dropping and the leaves are changing. The technicolor of fall will be in full swing before we know it, and we wanted to share with you our top places to take in the the beauty of the fall colours:...

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It’s What’s Outside That Counts

It’s What’s Outside That Counts

In Canada we have two seasons ... summer and outerwear season! Being Canadian means spending close to 70 percent of the year in some form of outerwear.   As fall is now in full swing our closets have switched over, and we reopen the coat closet. Coats are far more...

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Pam’s Picks

Pam’s Picks

Pam’s Picks Welcome to our first instalment of Pam’s Picks. Pam Cook, our resident Fashion Director has chosen her favourite pieces or looks from our most recent fashion shoot and given us her reason why. The Tall Suede Boot This Rupert Sanderson '70s inspired boot is...

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An apple a day …

An apple a day …

Fall is knocking at our back door and safe to say we’re ready for the upcoming season. We love all the seasonal apple recipes such as apple ciders, apple crisps, caramel apples and much more. We’ve decided to do a round-up of our favourite apple delicacies in honour...

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