+ style | how to elevate a basic look with accessories

Hey babes! As I was laying down, trying my mightiest to tumble into the sleep my mind went into hyperdrive, as it often does. Does anyone else have the affliction of coming up with your most brilliant ideas just before you fall asleep only to wake in the morning to either have forgotten it’s brilliance…

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outfit | a lesson in layering

Today, I thought I’d bring you an outfit post, as its been a long while since my last one. I admit, I kinda fell into the trap thinking that I should always be sharing something new and something shoppable. I often get requests as to where I bought an item and I never want to let…

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outfit 3 ways | 50 days of grey

Alright…I have not seen the movie nor read the books, so my play on words is more about the weather in Vancouver, trying to come to terms with said weather and the fact that one of my favourite colours to wear is grey. grey. for. daaaaaays. I’ve noticed something of myself lately, that once something new…

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outfit | black magic woman

Today I bring you the last of three looks from SWAK designs. They kindly gifted me three amazing pieces, all of which I’m pretty in love with, but I think the top from today’s post is my favourite, since I’ve definitely worn it the most already! nikki chiffon blouse – c/o SWAK | mineral wash…

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outfit | killing me softly

I swoon! Over these photos taken by Jesse Smith and particularly over this Bianca chiffon duster from SWAK. bianca chiffon duster – c/o SWAK | lace short – my collection from c/o Cool Gal Blue {sold out, similar in cream} | crop top – forever 21 + {sold out} | wide brim fedora – forever 21…

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outfit | oh my stars

You guys!!!! I had the MOST fun last week on my first official photo shoot with someone other than my husband. Someone with a real camera and not just an ipad! She has official photosoot stuff with her, like a grey board and shade screens! K, I don’t know the official names of those instruments, but she…

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outfit | makes me wanna cry

Oh, that title is misleading. But maybe this dress makes me want to cry tears of joy.  But even more accurately, it’s my first purchase from UK brand Boohoo, and I am SMITTEN! Boohoo “Robyn Double Layer” dress | bag – Avenue {sold out similar here }  This dress is breezy, flirty and comfortable! I ordered…

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#RebelliousSelfLove

How is your Summer going so far? Mine has been kind of amazing! I’ve had camping trips, and long floats on the lake in a giant inflatable donut, family visits both back in Alberta as well as on Vancouver Island. There have been fun filled weekends, like Pride and celebrating a bestie’s little one’s 3rd birthday! {…

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outfit | plus size swimwear

Finding the right swimsuit is hard on anyone, but add to it being plus size, the difficulties can become tenfold. Though we are finally afforded more options, picking through them can still be daunting. When I shop around, I have to keep in mind my style, the colours and patterns that appeal to me, cut,…

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