Archive for March, 2012

On Saturday, I had the opportunity to check out the special live billboards for John Frieda  Precision Foam Colour.    Lets set the stage... a busy Vancouver street on a sunny Saturday morning... a life size display box.... containing a life sized model... an actual live person modelling the John Frieda Precision Foam Colour. It was a great […]

It seems everytime I visit Steveston I find another little fashionable secret.  So when I was invited to a blogger event at Violet Hill Boutique in Steveston I thought it would be fun. And I wasn't wrong.  It is a lovely boutique full of modern clothing - and right at the Moncton and 1 Road […]

Alain Larivée, John Frieda Canadian Creative Consultant There is one sign of aging that is getting hard for me to ignore – my hair.  It is getting greyer - and greyer. It is getting finer. It is getting well… older.   Just like the rest of me.  And I will admit I am struggling a bit […]

Today Wardrobe Oxygen posted a pix of a great white button down shirt on her blog.  It reminded me of an ongoing frustration of mine.... finding a great button down shirt.  I have several in my closet, none is exactly right.  It has become like a legendary search for something mythical.... or a Monty Python […]

So taking a look back at my top picks for this Red Carpet season, which do you feel is the overall best? Lets review... At the Golden Globes my pick was  Helen Mirren. At the SAG  awards it was Mary Steenburger. At the Grammy Awards it was Tierney Sutton (okay really I put Dianna Ross […]

Tomorrow  is the Rock the Red Pump day for National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.  Every 47 minutes, a woman tests positive for HIV in the United States.  And while this is a national US obsevance, and I am Canadian, I feel the issue is global.  So I plan to show my support. This […]

I've recently become frustrated with style media constantly telling women how to dress slimmer.  There are so many articles with this as a main or underlying theme.   So many of the fashion "rules" we see also come back to ensuring we appear as slim as possible. It seems to be a focus that in order […]

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