These days it feels like fashion comebacks have a shorter turnaround period and it makes me think twice about getting rid of anything in my closet. It’s a good thing I kept my Adidas Shell Toes. I purchased a pair of originals well over a decade ago (I will not pinpoint the year as it will date me like a dinosaur) and still wear them on the regular. Yes they are worn out as you can see from the picture but they sure held up well considering these shoes are older than my kids. Continue reading
I showed my husband a picture of a bag I thought of purchasing and his response was “That looks like one of those Chanel bags you want, why would you get a fake?”. My initial thoughts were:
- He actually knows what a Chanel bag looks like! Is a surprise gift coming my way?!
- It’s not a fake, it’s a look-a-like.
- Good point. Do I really want a look-a-like?
- There is no surprise gift because he almost choked when I mentioned the price of a Chanel bag.
Which brings me to this post…Is it a faux pas to buy a designer dupe?
The Canadian Rockies are practically in my backyard. That’s a slight exaggeration but it is a short drive from the city. We are very lucky to live so close to this majestic and breath taking landscape and I am awestruck every time I visit. The Ice Magic Festival is held yearly in Banff and Lake Louise which showcases an International Ice Carving Competition. We were a week too late to view the ice sculptures as 90% of them had been removed but my kids were able to skate on the frozen lake. Continue reading
I start the year off with my birthday and after all of the holiday feasting, a body conscious outfit is not always my top choice. Actually, I have never been a tight dress kind of girl. I love loose fitting clothes with shape of course, cozy knits and layers. If I wear a body fitting piece, I often compliment it with a more relaxed apparel. Continue reading