5 Ways to Style a Military Jacket

5 ways to style a military jacket

Always a sucker for military anything, as most of you probably know by now. Which of course means that I’ve been crushing on this Free People military jacket for months now. But when I finally caved and decided to purchase the jacket, it had been sold out. Talk about heartbreak. And it wasn’t getting restocked until December, which at the time was a good 2-3 months out. While I wanted to wait until then I decided to abandon the mission thinking I wouldn’t get much use out of a lightweight jacket in the middle of winter. However, Shane surprised me with the exact one for Christmas and I was beyond stoked. The mild weather we have been having lately was just another thing to get me excited. As well as giving me an opportunity to wear this Free People military jacket earlier than anticipated. Continue reading “5 Ways to Style a Military Jacket”

How Blogging Helped Me Cope with Winter

how blogging helped me cope with winter

One thing I’ve never been shy about over the years was expressing just how much I loathed winter. But over the course of the last few years, not only would I say that I stopped hating on winter, but I’ve also somewhat come to – dare I say it, enjoy winter? Yes, it’s true. I’ve come to see the beauty behind this somewhat horrendous season. And it’s almost hard to believe how blogging helped me cope with winter. Continue reading “How Blogging Helped Me Cope with Winter”

When Fashion Consumes the Meaning of Band Tees

when fashion consumes the meaning of band tees

Will I ever tire of Iron Maiden band tees? Likely not. In fact, if anything, I’m working to expand my ever growing collection. Because I only buy band tees at concerts I need these guys to do a couple more tours so that I can add a few more  designs to my arsenal of Iron Maiden band tees.

Now, I can’t help but notice a lot of people wearing Iron Maiden shirts lately. Whenever I see that I’m always curious if the people wearing them are actually fans of Iron Maiden or not? If you can’t recite a lyric of said album that is being represented on your shirt, then why wear it? Continue reading “When Fashion Consumes the Meaning of Band Tees”

Why Cute Maxi Skirts Are Great for Winter Wear

Why Cute Maxi Skirts Are Great for Winter Wear

Ah, good ol’ Canadian winters. At best they’re frigid, at worst we’re living in a constant snowstorm. And dressing cute in the winter ain’t easy. As much as you may want to wear your mini skirt with over the knee boots, sometimes it’s just too damn cold. Well what if you have to go somewhere and you don’t necessarily want to look like a hobo either? Enter the maxi skirt. My new best friend for the cold winter months. While they are perfect for that transitional spring/fall weather, maxi skirts are great for winter when worn right.  Continue reading “Why Cute Maxi Skirts Are Great for Winter Wear”