I was lucky to capture this great shot with one of my favourite local designers, Wendy Van Risen, from Dahlia Drive at Eco Fashion Week. I did a profile on Dahlia Drive a couple of years back and was thrilled to see she was showing again at Eco Fashion Week. Unfortunately I didn't get to […]

I've been trying to organize a capsule wardrobe to take to Blogher in my head for a week now.  And I keep failing miserably.  The trip includes about 5 days of driving in our Traverse and 2.5 days of a blogging conference. At the conference there will be a lot of walking and  there will be lots […]

Last week I made the trek to West Vancouver to check out the new digs for Urban Mommies - so jealous of her view out to the Marina. It was a bit of a mix mash of a day for me with a Board of Trade networking event at lunch and then the party at […]

I  haven't done an eco-Wednesday post for a while. So it seemed a good time to highlight another great designer from Vancouver Eco Fashion Week (EFW).     Dahlia Drive is interesting to me on two accounts.     A very pretty femine line of upcycled designs.  A story of career re- invention after 40... This post is longer than usual, but […]

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