Toronto Premium Outlets at Halton Hills

…what a disappointment!  I spent much of Friday up there, just to see what it was all about.  After all, the mall has been around for more than a year.  I knew, going in, not to expect Woodbury Common in… Continue Reading

Petite Sizes: Is it Getting Better?

I’d say, to a certain extent, yes.  Most major brands that carry petites have launched their spring looks, and while many of the pieces still lean towards office-friendly, the choices are growing, sometimes with almost as much variety as regular… Continue Reading

Shopping While Petite at Yorkdale: A Positive Thing

SWP.  Shopping While Petite.  It’s often a problem.  You. Just. Can’t. Find. Anything.  Well, that’s not ENTIRELY true – it’s just that you feel awful because everything is too long and at times, it doesn’t look like you can alter… Continue Reading

Five Faves from Roland Mouret for Banana Republic

The Roland Mouret for Banana Republic collection launches later this week!  The vast majority of the pieces (all dresses, skirts and pants) are in the Sloan cut, Banana Republic’s sleek, body-hugging skirts, dresses and pants, all extremely comfortable, yet professional… Continue Reading

Three Faves from Banana Republic x Marimekko

The Banana Republic x Marimekko collection lands in stores and online tomorrow  (May 22, 2014).  The collection is perfect for summer with its bright prints and colours.  And considering that the weather is definitely looking up (at least around here –… Continue Reading

Marimekko: Banana Republic’s Next Designer Collaboration

It all started in 2012 with Trina Turk.  Last year, it was Milly, Issa and L’Wren Scott.  The first announced designer for 2014 is Marimekko.  According to the press release, Marimekko was first known to the North American public in… Continue Reading

DelectablyChic!’s Picks from the L’Wren Scott for Banana Republic Collection

L'wren Scott for Banana Republic, Banana Republic, designer collaborations

As you know, the much-anticipated collaboration between designer L’Wren Scott and Banana Republic launches this week!   According to the press material, the collection includes three prints that are exclusive to the collaboration and are seen in many of the looks. … Continue Reading

The Banana Republic x Issa Collection Launches August 8th!

This limited edition capsule collection is probably Banana Republic‘s most anticipated collection yet.  Available as of Thursday, August 8, both online and in-store, this collection consists of nearly 40 pieces including dresses, sweaters and accessories.  Issa London soared into popularity… Continue Reading

Pretty Warm-Weather Friendly Pieces with Milly for Banana Republic

Last year, we saw Banana Republic collaborate with Trina Turk for a collection of lightweight, summer-appropriate looks and this year, it’s Milly by Michelle’s turn.  Launching on May 30 at select Banana Republic stores and online, these bright, colourful, Hamptons-inspired… Continue Reading

Mad Men’s Spring/Summer 2013 Collection at Banana Republic

With the sixth season making its debut on AMC in April, it’s time for another Mad Men collection at Banana Republic.  As the show heads deeper into the 1960s, the looks are more inspired by the “mod” look than the… Continue Reading