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Build and maintain your foundation

What moments have made you who you are? The building blocks, good and bad, help you stand tall.  The older I get the more I’ve become aware of how they have shaped me, whether I like to admit it or not. Reflecting on my foundation...

Davids Tea - guava cadabra

Tea of the month – guava cadabra

If Summer had a tea flavour it would be guava cadabra, tea of the month  at Davids Tea.  All the tasty exotic fruits we associate with Summer, mixed into a great fusion and scent. Mango, apple, hibiscus blossoms, elderberries, guava crunchy, rosehips come together to...

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How to determine your skin type

So ladies, here’s the deal…Skin types (dry, sensitive, normal, combination or oily) are what we’re born with – It’s predetermined… it’s in our genes… so we’re pretty much stuck with it. However, external factors like the weather, pollution & even what we eat can definitely play...

Alexandra Wilkis Wilson

Woman of the Week – Alexandra Wilkis Wilson

    Name:  Alexandra Wilkis Wilson   Passion:  I love meeting new people everyday   9 to 5: Work, work, work. Thank goodness, I LOVE what I do!   Shameless plug: Join Gilt Groupe! We now ship to Canada! www.gilt.com/canada   Favourite heel: Christian Louboutin 100 mm simple pump, in any color   Home is...

Memory Catcher Art Gallery by Naskademini

*Save The Date* Memory Catcher – Art Exhibition by Naskademini

*SAVE THE DATE* I'm excited to announce that Marcus Troy Naskademini and myself are presenting -Memory Catcher - Art Exhibition by Naskademini. Scenes from Thailand and Malaysia. Save the date, Montreal August 2nd. More info on event details and event partners to follow. ‪...

Kerry Washington Unstoppable Style

Style Stalking – Kerry Washington

It doesn’t take a brain surgeon to figure out that Kerry Washington has arrived!  Not just as Olivia Pope of ABC’s Scandal but her personal style has also been one to take notice of.  I am ashamed to admit that I have yet to tune...

Style Nine To Five

Women in Business – Style Nine to Five

Who we are… Style Nine to Five - Canada’s fashion career website. Why I started… One of my jobs in the fashion industry was a recruiter for a leading retailer in Canada. I understood the difficulties involved with recruiting, having had to screen hundreds of resumes...

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Life lessons from Kanye West

Love him or hate him, you can’t deny that there is something about the Kanye West. Starting off as a producer, Yeezy has risen through the ranks to become a highly recognized participant in pop culture. Now, this will not be a piece that bashes...

Summer Beauty Essentials

15 Summer Beauty Essentials

I am not sure if you've been experiencing the same weather, but it's been a raining Summer so far in Montreal. The past few days have been hot and humid, just as we expect Summer to be. I finally feel that it's time to kick...