Fashion News – La Maison Simons to Open First “Eco-Store”

The large multi-brand department store will be taking over an 80,000 square foot space formally occupied by Target in Les Galeries de la Capitale in Quebec City, where the brand is based. This will be the French-Canadian brand’s first “eco-store” and will implement earth-conscious features such as solar panels and recharging stations for electric cars. Opening on March 15th, the new Maison Simons will serve as a tester store for new technologies and aim to have a zero-net footprint. Continue reading “Fashion News – La Maison Simons to Open First “Eco-Store””

#5For5: Preloved Luxury Handbag Boutiques in Vancouver

Luxury handbags are the on-trend accessory to complete your Spring/Summer looks. Even if my styling is perfected from my hair to my classic Dior slides, I always feel empty-handed (no pun intended) if I leave the house without the perfect handbag. For me, there  is nothing more satisfying than swinging a high-end designer bag over my shoulder.

If you think shopping preloved designer bags is a lot of work, don’t worry! I have narrowed down my top five places in Vancouver that carry the latest in preloved luxury at super affordable prices. Continue reading “#5For5: Preloved Luxury Handbag Boutiques in Vancouver”

#5For5: EcoFriendly Fashion in Vancouver

We have all heard ‘shop local, buy local‘ but what about your clothes? Why not!? There are many designers repping ecofriendly fashion right here in Vancouver.

Fashion is an ever-changing, fast paced industry, so it is awesome to have local designers leading the way in sustainable fashion. Instead of making disposable clothing from harmful materials, these five Vancouver designers are creating high-quality fashion that is both innovative and wearable. In my busy city life I know I need clothing that will get me from the office, to the gym, to happy hour, and sometimes a ‘just for me’ walk for quiet thinking. Continue reading “#5For5: EcoFriendly Fashion in Vancouver”