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Fall Glam Thanks to Wayspa

Guess what, friends?  I am now a Wayspa ambassador, which means I’m going to be reporting on spas around me. Wayspa is essentially a gift card service that lets you give and receive gift cards that you can use at any Wayspa-registered spas.  What that means is that someone in Toronto could give someone a […]

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Spa My Blend by Clarins

Last month, while I was in Toronto, I had the opportunity to check out the Spa My Blend spa by Clarins at the Ritz-Carlton hotel. Let me just say that I’ve been to a lot of spas around the world, and this is the nicest one that I’ve ever been to. In fact, last winter, […]

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The Blo Experience

@bloheartsyou Blow Dry Bar has been in Calgary for over two years, but I never got the chance to go in, but over March break this year I seized the opportunity to get ready for the weekend thanks to Blo. If you’ve never been to a Blow-dry bar, the concept is pretty simple: they do […]

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PARKSHOW Spring/Summer 2014

Last night, (Saturday, March 15th) was PARKSHOW – Alberta’s epic ready-to-wear fashion show that is maybe the best fashion show around – at least for consumers – because you can get your hands on nearly every single item on the runway at a pop-up shop held directly after the show. Put on by PARK (Promoting […]

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Tristan’s New Fragrance and a Giveaway!

Wednesday night the epic shopping party of the year, Twas the Night, saw the launch of Tristan’s new fragrance. With a version for Elle and for Lui, Tristan introduced a new classic into the world of perfume. The women’s version is absolutely floral but with a more masculine unexpected dry down. It is at once […]

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Calgary: Indulge in Your Holiday CRAVE-ings

If you’re in Calgary (yyc), here’s an event you can’t miss: Spend the night with your girlfriends (and boys are welcome too) shopping from local small business entrepreneurs with festive ideas for the holidays (#ShopLocal), drinking wine and connecting with 150+ connected and collaborative women in business and their friends! The event runs on Wednesday, […]

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Get Beautylicious

The fourth annual Beautylicious event kicked off in Toronto’s upscale Bloor-Yorkville neighborhood on October 25th. Modelled after the popular citywide Winterlicious and Summerlicious prix fixe dining specials, the beauty and wellness event offers value-priced skin, hair and spa packages from over 50 Yorkville area beauty businesses. Beautylicious is the perfect time to check out new […]

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Fashion’s Night Out

Fashion’s Night Out arrived in Canada last week and many of Toronto’s best retailers stayed open late to throw festive shopping soirées. The annual event originated in New York in 2009 to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence and boost retail spending through a slowed economy. Fashion’s Night Out has become a global event, celebrated in […]

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New in Town: Butter

If you’re from Calgary (#yyc), you have to check out Butter, because Calgary finally has it’s own blow-dry salon! Butter is not like your traditional beauty salon.  It doesn’t do cuts and colours, but offers up-do’s, blow-drys, waxing, and manicures/pedicures.  The salon is beautiful inside, and right when you step in, you know that you’ve […]

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I Tried It! Lash Extensions at Noir Lash Lounge

So @NoirLashLounge opened in Calgary, and I just had to check out what the fuss about lash extensions is about.  I called up Noir, and got an appointment with their most experienced technician, Dawn.  She’s been working at Noir for a year and a half, and where most technicians take up to an hour and […]

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