Category Archive: Expert Advice

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Mr. Andrew and I were hanging out with our youngest niece this weekend. We took her to the Poop Café on Bloor. There was a 30 minute lineup so we went to check… Continue reading

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How to Care for Your Vintage Jewellery Part 6: Hang Your Necklaces

Why you should (and shouldn’t) store your necklaces hanging up

How to Care for Your Vintage Jewellery Part 5: Us vs. Verdigris

How to get rid of verdigris.

Expert Advice: Blow Outs With Charles Baker Strahan

Celebrity stylist Charles Baker Strahan shares his secrets for a successful at-home blow out.

Ask An Expert: Dr. Rolanda Johnson Wilkerson on Maturing Skin

As I enter the stage I call second puberty, I’ve noticed my skin changing in a million ways — raging acne, age spots and peach fuzz in particular. I’ve noticed that in most… Continue reading

Ask An Expert: Free Vichy Skincare Consulations

Hey kitty cats! As part of L’Oréal Paris Canada‘s sponsorship of Luminato, they have been giving free expert beauty consultations all week. Today, tomorrow and Sunday, the L’Oréal tent at David Pecaut Square… Continue reading

Expert Advice: Charles Baker Strahan on Summer Hair

We’ve started to get a taste of summer here in Toronto. At least the humidity part. Which means that it’s time to share summer hair care advice. Charles Baker Strahan, Herbal Essences Celebrity… Continue reading

Things I Found At the Market

Here’s something that I overheard this weekend: When the weather is crappy, some dealers take a pass on the outdoor antique markets like Aberfoyle and set up at the St. Lawrence Market instead.… Continue reading

1940s Rayon Crepe Dress Update

Remember my haunted dress? It shrunk when I washed it. I searched the interwebs for a fix and one site suggested that steaming it would relax the fibres, and the jolie robe would… Continue reading

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