Fashion | Plaid & Stripes – Mixed Prints Made Easy


Plaid&Strips

Happy Tuesday! The weather here has been less than ideal the past couple of weeks. It has snowed the last two weekends, which has put a serious damper on spring outfits. The cold weather has felt more like fall, so naturally my mind goes to plaid as a Canadian cold weather staple.

How to Turn a Spare Bedroom Into a Dream Walk in Closet


If you’re a girl who loves clothes and shoes and has built up a considerable wardrobe there’s no doubt at some point you’ve run into the issue of not enough space for storage! When I fell in love with my little 1940’s bungalow, I had to come to terms with the fact that a standard walk in closet was not in…

5 Spring 2017 Fashion Trends to Shop Now


With the snow finally melted and the temperatures warming up,  it’s officially time to break out the spring clothes! This spring seems to be all about feminine details like ruffles,  bows, florals, and blush pink.  These items are currently in my shopping cart. I can’t wait to bare my shoulders and sport my favorite colour with some of these items on…

Fashion | Hints of Spring


Is it just me… or has black and grey been declared the official colours of winter? Every year at the beginning of winter I say that i’m going to add colour to my winter wardrobe, and by the end of January somehow my closet is dominated by black coats and grey sweaters. Sound familiar?

Fashion | Girly With an Edge


I’m a HUGE fan of tulle skirts. I’m not going to lie, every time I see one,  I am reminded of my 8 year old, birthday party self. When I found this pretty grey/lavender tulle skirt I loved the colour and layers, but wanted to wear it without looking like an 8 year old ballerina. Cue the leather. Pairing a leather coat…

Make Your Own Weathered Wood Headboard


A headboard is one of the quickest ways to make a master bedroom feel complete and, dare I say it, more “adult”. It can also add much needed design elements to your room. But… finding the right headboard to match your combined style can be expensive and not to mention time consuming!  We decided that making our own headboard was…

2016: A Year in Review!


“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and next year’s words await another voice.” – T.S. Elliot New Year’s Eve is always a time to sit and reflect on the past year – the good, the bad and the madness! It’s a time to be thankful for making it through it all. A time to hold close the ones you…