What do you look for in a hairdresser? Mine is excellent. No. I'm serious. She just gets me. She's intuitive, fast, fashion forward and genuinely concerned about the health of my hair- and of course- how I feel:) I need to look stylish and upbeat- while keeping my mane luscious and healthy. I've learned that... Continue Reading →
He’s Got Smoothie Written All Over Him…A Healthy Lifestyle
He looks the part alright...healthy, lean and chiseled - that would be my darling husband. One of his health rituals (more on those another time), is making killer smoothies every morning. He's been making them for years! Going from runny to lumpy, you could say he's finally mastered the art. And...has finally gotten rebel-girl-me on... Continue Reading →
Having My April Fill
Spring may be trickling in slowly- but at work, April came in with a blast! It's been one event after another. It started off with the fashion show fundraiser for Fondation En Vue de l'Institut Nazareth et Louis Braille. Clients with a ticket got private access to shop for a cause, with an amazing 25%... Continue Reading →
Christmas in Venice
Am I the only one wishing for just a little bit of snow? Not asking for a storm- but hey it's almost Christmas! All that jingle and lights just doesn't look right- and the music just doesn't go at all. I'm dreaming of a white Christmas! And then there are dreamy, magical places that feel... Continue Reading →
Chanel’s Lucia Pica
Vogue.fr Lucia Pica shares how she uses colour to add her own spin to the 'codes' of Chanel. This new artist, replacing Peter Philips, will dazzle us to the fullest in 2016. Here's a clip of backstage with Lucia Pica: http://en.vogue.fr/fashion-videos/beauty/videos/beaut-dcod-backstage-at-the-shoot/19772
I'm definitely a Lisa fan and have been admiring her work ever since the Cindy Crawford days of Elle magazine. The looks she develops are as contrasting as it gets- from sci-fi drama glam to primrose debutante. Her every day looks are always perfectly flawless as her cat-walk styles, outrageous. I will be posting some... Continue Reading →
Never, ever, wait for the last day to go see a popular exhibition. The lineup at Pointe Calliere Museum in Montreal's Old Port was exhaustingly discouraging, yet well worth toughing it out- and I'm so glad I did! Some of my favourite pieces included the warrior helmets adorned in gold. But what really seized the... Continue Reading →
An art that constantly fascinates... Here's a backstage look at a Valentino pre-photo shoot. The shoot was for the Valentino jewelry campaign 2014 (which is to die for btw!) -but what always grabs my attention is watching the pros create their art on a gorgeous canvas. I love seeing these master makeup artists at work.... Continue Reading →
Check Yourself continues..
A fashion look from October 2014 featuring Armani Jeans jeans, Markus Lupfer tech accessories and more..
Awareness month for breast cancer- so important ladies!! Here's a look I put together for fall and...A Monday at work... Lucy