We've had some gorgeous weather in Montreal this week- And that called for much dress styling around here! Italians say: Rosso di sera, bel tempo si spera. Red skies in the evening hope for beautiful weather the next day...This happened pretty much all week-long! This week's looks began with last Saturday's first venture...I was off... Continue Reading →
The Thrifty Six in Jumpsuits and Rompers!
You all know how animal print is always my print of preference- so how could I resist this cutest of jumpsuits? I purchased it from La Retro Girl Vintage who has some of the best vintage collections ever. I love the sailor back collar with the sweet fringe detail. It zips up at the front... Continue Reading →
FASHIONABLE FRIDAY- Greece Spotlight & a Link-up!
Hey there! If it's late summer in your part of the world, I hope you’re still enjoying some of the hot rays! As for my summer, it has been quite memorable and magical indeed. I was off to Greece for my son’s wedding there! So, I figured that for this Fashionable Friday I'll be showing... Continue Reading →
The Thrifty Six Garden Party Styling
Nothing says summer like a garden party. Barbecues and fun gatherings with family and friends are all part of the fun that summer weekends have to offer. And here in Montreal, with only 2 months of summer sunshine and heat, our weekend gatherings are super precious to us; we basically pray for no rain! Another... Continue Reading →
Fashionable Friday’s Summer Break!
Today is la St-Jean here in Quebec and we are ready for a celebration and a well-deserved summer break! Time to get offline, breathe, relax, enjoy the summer heat- and recharge! Not going offline indefinitely- I will be popping in and out of Insta (coz I can't really go cold turkey lol!). But the blog... Continue Reading →
The Thrifty Six Tropical Paradise!
Ahh the tropics and that hot, delicious sunny weather that all Northern girls crave…Le Sigh! Even if I can't get to a tropical island for a get-away, I can still get dressed up for that sunshiny vibe anyway! A girl can dream and play the part even in hot sticky Montreal. Here’s me with Jamaica... Continue Reading →
Fashionable Friday- Summer Joy and a Linkup Party
School is out - bring on the summer! How is it that this feeling of summertime rush and joy when school is out, just never gets old? I've had it since I was a little girl and every summer it always comes back. Maybe it's because I'm a teacher, so I keep reliving it lol!... Continue Reading →
Stylish Monday- We’re Going Coastal!
The Coastal Living look is one that comes back every summer. It’s a free and fresh look that brings to mind breezy sunny days by the beach, or the coastline, as the term suggests. Though, it need not be aspirational nor dreamy just because you don’t live by the water! Everyone can enjoy this look,... Continue Reading →
Fashion Unstitched: Nails as Jewels and Accessories for Hands
Hands can immediately give telltale signs about you; about your health, your age, your style, your wealth, and sometimes even the type of work you do. One thing is certain, there's something hypnotic and attractive about beautiful hands and especially the fingernails that accentuate them. On the other hand (pun intended), there's a total adverse,... Continue Reading →
STYLING CONFESSIONS: My 2-in-1 Dress Obsession
I love a good deal and I will not lie- especially when it comes to dresses. I have a personal obsession when it comes to shopping for a dress. I ask myself: Can I wear it backwards (meaning front to back and vice-versa)? I don't only buy dresses that can be worn both ways- but... Continue Reading →