Penhaligon’s of London… In New York

On my last day in New York, I had a chance to wander the streets at my leisure. After checking out Barney’s I walked up Madison Avenue just to see the sights, and lo and behold, I ended up finding the Penhaligon’s store! It was, without a doubt, the highlight of my weekend. Buying perfume […]

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Fashion Week Update

My time in New York went by so quickly. I arrived at my hotel and literally threw my bags in my room so I could jump into a cab and rush off to the Thuy show where the makeup was being done by MAC senior artist Romerro Jennings. He told me that this fall there […]

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Home from Fashion Week

Tonight I flew back to Toronto from Fashion Week – I had a great time and have some stories to tell. And that includes some interesting celeb sightings too! Updates coming tomorrow!

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I’m in NYC for Fashion Week!

Last night I went to a fun dinner with tons of bloggers and had a great time. At one point, I actually pulled out my makeup bag and made them smell my favourite perfume, and most of us agreed on a same great mascara. I’m staying at the Muse Hotel. It’s super trendy so here’s […]

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Some Weekly Reading

15 Minute Beauty Fanatic shares a great tip for fast, perfect skin! A Touch of Blusher reviews Chanel Irreelle Eyeshadow Duos. Savvy Skin tells you her opinions about the super popular Proactiv Solution for Acne. For moisturizing and silky smooth lipstick, Beauty Anonymous loves Guerlain KissKiss Lipstick – Pretty in Pink. Girl Gloss found a […]

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All Packed for Fashion Week

Today I leave for New York City for Fashion Week – hopefully this time for real. Since I have some extra time, allow me to reflect on what I packed. And I am sure I over-packed, but hey, better safe than sorry. I took 2 foundations – is this normal? I’m almost chuckling thinking about […]

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Ain’t No Party Like an Archive Party

This powder is still the gold standard for oil absorption. If you don’t own this primer, you’re missing out. This is the only drugstore lipstick my mother ever bought – and then rebought! I believe this was the first company to put out a ribbon lipgloss palette. Now Prescriptives has it too. I can’t believe […]

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Perfume of the Day

This morning, I dabbed on Coco Mademoiselle – it’s not too strong and I’ve never met anyone that doesn’t like how it smells so I thought it would be fitting for a day when I’d be surrounded by so many new people. Will it now forever be the smell of a disappointing day? (I’m taking […]

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Cancelled

Sigh. I was supposed to leave this morning for NYC but Toronto’s been hit with a massive snow storm and all outgoing flights have been cancelled. I am literally stuck in the city and plan to fly out tomorrow morning.

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Beauty Bloggers Brouhaha

On one of the busiest days that I’ve had in a long time, and on the one day that I don’t have access to a computer, beauty bloggers are creating quite a stir in the news world. I could tell that it would be big news when 4 of my friends sent me links to […]

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