Monthly Archives: November 2011

Tis The Season To Be Sparkly!

From red carpets, to runways and even in our real lives, sequins and all things sparkly have taken the fashion world by storm. Everywhere you look these days something has a little glitter to it, and who doesn’t need a … Continue reading

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mia bridal co: more than just a dress

A few weeks ago I kicked off my wedding dress shopping adventure.  After visiting several different stores and boutiques, one store stood out above the rest: Mia Bridal. I committed the first faux-pas of dress shopping when I went into … Continue reading

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Friday Favourites: Ottawa Outlet Extravaganza

You all know my love for outlet shopping by now.  For those of you who long for more discount shopping in the Ottawa area – you will soon get some retail relief! If you haven’t already heard (which means you … Continue reading

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Friday Favourites: Style Boards

If you spend a fair amount of time online and tend to favour fashion, home or food sites you may have already come across Pinterest. If you aren’t familiar yet with it Pinterest is a virtual pinboard and if you’re … Continue reading

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Sparkling Soiree

Nothing like spending a Tuesday evening with champagne, jewellery and AMH. A lovely gathering of delicious appetizers (made by the MR. Alison Hughes), delightful company and dazzling jewellery. Whether you were looking to get a head-start on your Christmas shopping … Continue reading

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Classic Clothing Critique: Vintage Clothing Show

A few Sundays ago, a few of us went to the vintage clothing show at Chateau Laurier. Having been to the one in Toronto recently I was anticipating finding more or less of the same. However, to my surprise this … Continue reading

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Friday Favourites: McCaffrey’s Big Bargain Brides!

Everyone likes a sale but when you’re working with a wedding dress budget, saving 50% is enough to start sharpening your claws!  This year, like every year, McCaffrey Haute Couture is hosting their sample sale with dresses discounted up to 75%! Today … Continue reading

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