Sandal Picks for the Summer

The May long weekend is next week for us Canadians and the week after in the US, so it’s officially sandals time!  Here are some of our favourites going into the unofficial start of summer: More Chie Mihara… These sandals… Continue Reading

Bloor-Yorkville: What Stores Do You Want To See?

A while back, we posted a piece about Yorkdale’s renovations and asked what stores you’d like see open there (followed up last week by a piece updating on speculated stores).  So now we turn to another major shopping district in… Continue Reading

Recent Purchases from Homegrown Boutique

A bit of Canada love here some of my latest purchases come from Canadian brands.  The first two are dresses that I got from Homegrown Boutique, a store in Toronto’s Yorkville shopping district that features items from Canadian designers.  The first was actually purchased back in the fall when I attended Homegrown Boutique’s Spring/Summer 2012 […] Continue Reading

Latest Peacock Parade Purchases: Sachin & Babi Tops

I think I’ve pretty much satisfied my top collection for the upcoming season – I have bought way too many.  Two of my latest purchases came from Peacock Parade, one of Canada’s flash sale sites . The tops were originally… Continue Reading

Webitor’s Pick: Spring Pull-Over Sweater

For some reason, I can’t seem to find this sweater at either the US/International Banana Republic store nor the Canadian one.  It could be sold out, but there were plenty at the two of the stores near me when I… Continue Reading

Petite Fashion Challenge #13: Stylish for Under $100

This month’s Petite Fashion Challenge, hosted by Really Petite, is: Stylish for under $100: Put together a professional outfit (excluding shoes and accessories) for under $100.  I had some trouble figuring out what to wear for this month’s challenge – I had originally planned to use a dress I bought back in November or December, […] Continue Reading

Houndstooth Ankle Pants from Jacob

They’re surprisingly ankleish on me, even though it’s not a petite size (Jacob does not do petites), especially when tucked into a lose-ish fitting top (as I’m wearing in the pictures).  What do you think of this?   Pants: Jacob Houndstooth Ankle Pants, size 0 – $79 CDN Top: Lucian Matis, size XS Blazer: Femme […] Continue Reading

From Shorty Stories: Christian Louboutin and Shoe Vanity Sizing

Yeah, I know. I neglected to mention that I’m finally a proud owner of Christian Louboutins!  The Prorata 90 mm pumps were purchased from a Christian Louboutin boutique in Hong Kong at the oh-so-hard-to-find size 34 (the similar-looking New Simple… Continue Reading

Judge: Christian Louboutin Can’t Have Exclusivity to Red Soled Shoes

I saw this on Twitter earlier and read further in the Globe and Mail and NY Mag.  U.S District Court Judge Victor Marrero has refused a request from Christian Louboutin to stop YSL from selling red soled shoes, citing that… Continue Reading