Category Archive: Hair Club

Top Knots

My modified top knot technique.

Expert Advice: Blow Outs With Charles Baker Strahan

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

Beauty in the Ruins

Got this destroyed celluloid hair comb or or peineta in the free stuff box outside of Gadabout. I bet I can make something out of it, but it also has a certain charm… Continue reading

Questions for the Universe: The Greatest Hairpin Ever

This is, in my opinion, the world’s greatest hairpin. At least it is perfect for my super straight, fine-but-plentiful hair. It’s lack of wavy bits pulls my locks back but doesn’t make them… Continue reading

Egyptian Revival Art Deco Hair Brush

This Egyptian Revival hair brush is another find from the Hillcrest Community Yard Sale last Saturday. I’m not really into vanity items, mostly because don’t have enough room on my dresser to display… 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

Royal Wedding Wrap Up

Okay, almost everybody guessed that the Royal Wedding dress would be designed by Alexander McQueen’s Sarah Burton. The gown was a delight – Burton was a fashion forward choice, yet the gown was… Continue reading

All New Review: Clairol Root Touch Up

Hardly a new product, but I’ve never used Clairol Root Touch Up before. However, being a procrastinator and all, I failed to secure the services of my colourist before the holiday rush. And… Continue reading

Collections Week: Buch + Deichmann

In the eighties, I had a truckload of Buch + Deichmann barrettes. Not only do they look cool, but they are the only barrettes that would hold my locks in place. But hair… Continue reading

Fine Feathered Hat

If there was one big buzzword at Fashion Week in New York last week it was “Ladylike” (see also “Grown Up“). Skirts are knee length, silhouettes are fuller and fabrics are floaty. Which… Continue reading

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