Sneak Peek: Clarins Magic Colour Instant Blush

A couple of weeks ago, Clarins previewed it’s Fall 2010 collection to the press. While it’s not available in stores until August, I’m writing about it now so you can start saving your… Continue reading

Hello Cleveland!

Just back from a rockin’ road trip to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Inga, Andrea, Veronica and new friend Kenny. There was an impressive display of Stevie Nicks‘ stage costumes.… Continue reading

Poppy Time

I’m goin’ on a road trip to Cleveland this weekend. Which is super exciting but when I came home from my show tonight, I was a little saddened that by the time I… Continue reading

Fine Threads

I found a new art this week. It’s a lovely embroidery of a bird and berries. I’m getting quite a collection of needle craft now (I have a lovely cross-stitch and two needlepoints.… Continue reading

Sneak Peek: Thierry Mugler Womanity

Went to a press event for Thierry Mugler‘s newest fragrance, Womanity, this morning. I gotta say that so far I like everything about it. The bottle (pictured above) is like an H.R. Giger… Continue reading

Rainy Day Woman Pt. 1

With the welcome rain of the last few days, I got to thinking: What is the Vacheron Constantin of parapluies? The Boucheron of bumbershoots? The n’est plus ultra of umbrellas? I figure that… Continue reading

RIP Louise Bourgeois

Louise Bourgeois, the French-born American abstract expressionist sculptor died yesterday in New York at the age of 98. An artist her whole life, she only came to prominence in her 70s. Her work… Continue reading

That’s So Sassy!

In the not new but new to me dept., Cassandra sent me a link to a collection of scans of old issues of Sassy that appeared on Style Rookie last April. Tavi says… Continue reading

Fire in Little Hipstertown

Some bad news and good news. There was a conflagaration in our hood on Victoria Day. There was a second storey fire in the row of storefronts housing The Australian Boot Company, Deluxe… Continue reading

R.I.P. Will Munro

So sad to hear about the death of Will Munro. He brought so much life into Toronto’s art scene. Some remember him more as a night club impressario, what with Vazaleen and all.… Continue reading

  • Still Good