Velvet New Years Eve Dress and 2017 Reflections

velvet new years eve dress with blush pink faux fur stole

It’s hard to believe that tomorrow is New Years eve. Yet as I glance at my velvet new years eve dress I realize another year has passed. As always, time flies to quickly yet with that I am looking forward to what 2018 will bring. Certain aspects of my life have become stagnant, and I look forward to them blossoming in the coming year. Continue reading “Velvet New Years Eve Dress and 2017 Reflections”

Velvet, Pink Fur and How to Salvage Bad Outfit Photos

Velvet, Pink Fur and How to Salvage Bad Outfit Photos

Ever get really excited to take outfit photos only to be met with completely undesirable conditions working against you when shooting? If you’re fortunate enough to reschedule that is always an option but sometimes that moment is all you have. That is exactly what happened to use when we went to Niagara on the Lake a few weeks ago for a little getaway. We went to unwind for a few days and while blogging activities were not priority I did still want to shoot some of my outfits. Winter and early sunsets of course made it difficult as most times we didn’t surface from our hotel room until well after dark. Continue reading “Velvet, Pink Fur and How to Salvage Bad Outfit Photos”

Dress Up A Basic Outfit with a Scarf

grey vest with pockets and over the knee boots

And another season of layering is upon us. Layering for warmth provides a great opportunity to play around with different patterns and textures. Take this outfit for example. I kept the colour scheme pretty neutral staying in a grey and white colour palette. Although in its simplicity was quite the mix of textures. A wool vest layered over a basic white ribbed knit worn with white jeans and suede over the knee boots. But texture alone wasn’t quite enough to take the mundane out of this outfit. In this post I’ll show you how to dress up a basic outfit with a scarf. Continue reading “Dress Up A Basic Outfit with a Scarf”

City Bohemian

tie wrap front skirt with over the knee boots and biker jacket

To keep up my fascination with short hemlines and tall boots I went on a hunt for a new miniskirt. I ended up finding this gorgeous wool blend skirt from Aritzia. I don’t know what it is, but I always tend to gravitate towards Wilfred pieces when shopping at Aritzia, and this Wilfred wrap front skirt was no exception.  It works so well with over the knee boots and I paired it with my favourite lace up pink sweater, which you’ve all seen a couple of times now. Continue reading “City Bohemian”