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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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Mad Men Mania

It may not be back on air until 2012 –tear-but Mad Men is still alive and well, at least at Banana Republic. The American retailer has launched their limited-edition Mad Men Collection, created with the show’s costumer designer Janie Bryant, … Continue reading

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Purple Haze

Purple haze all around, Jimi said it best. We might not be talking about the same kind of haze but purple is a great summer colour, and picked in the right shade can carry you all through the year. For … Continue reading

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Discount designer items in Canada – yes please, ship away!

Just when you thought you couldn’t shop enough… welcome online shopping! Ok, ok, I know, online shopping has been around forever.  Most companies allow you to purchase directly from their website and have it shipped to your home for little to … Continue reading

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Oh My Darlin Clementine

I’m trying to get away from my usual palette of grey, white, and black. I have some great colourful pieces in my wardrobe yet I always seem to gravitate to the neutrals. Lately I’ve been paying close attention to new … Continue reading

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Hello everyone. My name is R and I am a compulsive over-packer.

“Ma’am, your bag is 12 kg overweight”. I found myself being told these dreaded words not too long ago while trying to board a flight. My bag was over the limit and at a $5/kg charge, I was none too … Continue reading

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