Dress Dreaming with JenJen House

Dress from JenJen House

It’s such an exciting time of year!  I’ve been extremely busy, but it seems that I’ve a lot of events coming up that I need to get gorgeous dresses or gowns for!  Unfortunately I’m not as svelte and young and gorgeous as I used to be – so now I have to be so careful Read More …

Age-Appropriate Clothing Choices From Next for London Fashion Week

Age-appropriate clothing

I grew up with a passion for fashion, beauty and dressing up – you wouldn’t guess it if you saw me now.  So when I got a heads up that London Fashion Week is up and coming, I decided that I should at least take a look at what I think I would wear IF Read More …

An Interview with Little Miss Bows and Bands #TGCBB (Part 3)

Little Miss Bows and Bands Logo

Welcome to my first TGCBB 2013 all-Canadian company profile and giveaway!  The first amazing all-Canadian company that I’m featuring is Little Miss Bows and Bands.   This company produces and sells adorable headbands custom to fit all little fashionistas, from babies to adults and has recently extended its range to include many other baby accessories, like Read More …

My shoe choices for this lovely sandal weather!

Scent Flower Red Combi Women's Smart Sandals from Clarks UK

I’ve often said in random posts around this site that my Mom, my sisters and I are accessory fiends.  We all have our little favourites and some are better than others when it comes to choosing  specific types of accessories.  We all,  however, have a bit of a shoe addiction, and this is one addiction Read More …

Window shopping a.k.a. “Get in my wardrobe!!!”

wedding wear

So I’ve been updating my wardrobe for about a year now – but while in Toronto, it was more about throwing out rather than building up.  Now that I’m in England, I’m trying to build up – a task that’s a little difficult with the tight budget we’re on and no job….it doesn’t stop me Read More …

Roaring 20′s Flapper Costume Review and an introduction to Shannon!

Adult Sized Flapper Dress in Roarin' Red from Costume Discounters

I have had a recent obsession with the roaring 20′s flapper. Seriously – not only did I design and make a flapper-styled cake for the Cake & Bake Show in Manchester earlier this year, but as soon as I saw the opportunity to try this amazing 20′s attire, I was ridiculously excited. I mean big Read More …

Spanx Bra-liminate Giveaway!

The popular shapewear company Spanx has recently come out with several new products. One of them is the Bra-liminate Minimizing Bra. This bra is ultra-comfortable and is designed with the full busted lady in mind. The Bra-liminate Minimizer minimizes the chest by one inch. This eliminates shirt slack and button bulge that’s a common problem Read More …

eLuxe Summer Style Lounge

I was a bit insulted by this "pre-planned" post

Last week I was a bit of a shopaholic I have to admit.  I went to two large sales put on by two huge Canadian online retailers. I’m sure you’ve heard of Beyond the Rack (BTR) – and have possibly purchased from them as well.  Well, last week BTR had theio wear to an r Read More …

Happy Clothes?

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In this world of ours, most people judge books by their covers.  Right now we’re all shaking our heads and thinking that’s so true and it’s such a shame because there is so much more beneath the cover. I admit, that there is indeed a societal problem of judging books by their covers, but what Read More …