Category: Fashion & Beauty

The Guest’s Guide to Wedding Dress Codes

As the weather gets warmer, your mailbox might be getting full. Full of what? Card stock, calligraphy, RSVP cards; oh my! Wedding season means dressing up, which can be fun, but maybe a little daunting if you’re more of a jeans and tee kind of person. Besides not wearing white, what’s the appropriate dress colour? […]

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9 DIY Summer Clothing Tutorials for Kids

If you’re looking for a great way to update your little one’s wardrobe and save some money in the process, it’s time to Lets sharpen those sewing skills and try out these fantastic tutorials. Clothing Tutorial #1: DIY Stylish Peplum Top Clothing Tutorial #2: Daisy Top – Circle Front and Back Yoke Top Pattern Tutorial […]

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8 DIY Mother’s Day Manicures We Love

Mother’s Day is a special bonding time so why not hone your skills and give you and your mom Mother’s Day manicures? Yes boys and men, I’m talking to you too! Doesn’t your mom deserve it? So follow along and maybe practice on a friend or co worker. You don’t have much time left! Mother’s […]

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Spring Skin Care Tips for Men

When you think of skin care tips, men don’t immediately come to mind but they have skin issues just as much as we women do. Here are some skin care tips for men that are perfect for Spring! Skin Care Tip #1: Clean the skin every day, morning and night with specific products to get […]

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7 Fresh Makeup Tutorials for Spring

It might not feel like it quite yet, but Spring is coming. If you’re ready to kick off the Winter blues and embrace Spring with a fresh, new look – here are some of our favourite Spring looks! #1: Bronze Eyes & Peach Lips #2: Bold Pink Lips & Simple Bronze Eyes #3: Spring Makeup […]

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Beauty & Pampering Gifts for Her

EYES & LIPS Spoil the makeup lover on your list with an Enchanted Eyes Liquid Shadow Set with three travel-size Shimmer & Glow Liquid Eye Shadows in high-shimmer sheen and three travel-size Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadows with dazzling, ultra-sparkle finish. Stila also offers an All Day Lipstick Trio for weightless, creamy, full coverage. […]

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Video Tutorials: Nail Art Ideas for Halloween

The best thing about Halloween is… getting to play dress up as an adult! While you might not be able to spend a lot of time in costume, these Halloween nail art ideas will let you play dress up, at least on your nails! 4 Easy Halloween Nail Art Designs: Five Cute & Easy Halloween […]

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7 Must-Haves for Your Fall Wardrobe

In contrast to the easy breezy fashion associated with summertime, piecing together a fall wardrobe tends to be a far more complex affair. (Think: layers, and lots of them!) Even so, fall is oftentimes the preferred season for those with an affinity or an appreciation for fashion. If you fall into this category, keep reading for […]

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5 ‘Natural’ Make Up Looks For Fall

Everyone wants to look natural when they go out. How does one achieve this look? 1) Smog Eye Shadow and Eyebrow Pencil: What you need: – Light foundation – Eyebrow pencil – One nude colored eye shadow – One coat of mascara and a bit of blush 2) Just a Little Mascara: What you need: […]

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Pampering Gift Ideas We Love

Pampering Bath ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 9 Lavendar and Honey Bath Fizzies from Calgon give her an excuse to relax in a well deserved, warm bath for a while. Available at Walmart. Click Here For Marc & Mandy's Complete Holiday Gift Guide jQuery(function($) { new NggPaginatedGallery('5e38bb3425fbc7b5c12649e203253635', '.ngg-imagebrowser'); }); Read More

Stylish Gift Ideas for Her

Liquid Matte Lipstick ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 8 Matte lipstick is all the range right now and we'd love to find this liquid matte lipstick from Noir Cosmetic Studio in our stockings. Click Here For Marc & Mandy's Complete Holiday Gift Guide jQuery(function($) { new NggPaginatedGallery('7568948e40a71686ee59ede4e450e6c3', '.ngg-imagebrowser'); }); Read More

The Perfect Holiday Gift to Combat Dry Winter Weather

The holiday season is here and that means spending time with loved ones, drinking eggnog, and baking holiday favourites! Sadly, it also marks the return of frosty weather, and with it, dry feet too. With the gift of endless pedicures and much deserved “me time”, Amopé’s holiday offering is guaranteed to please during even the […]

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Five Tips for Creating an Appealing Dressing Room at Home

A large master bedroom usually has a dressing room. A dressing room serves as the place where a woman dresses, puts on her makeup, brushes her hair and finishes getting ready. The best thing about decorating a dressing room is you can let your creativity run wild. Look at five tips for creating an appealing […]

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Fashion Tips: How to Dress for Your Height 

  Unlike your physical weight, your height (or lack thereof) is not typically subject to change. That said, there are preemptive, wardrobe-related measures you can take to work with your height, whether you’re short or tall.   If you want to look taller: The trick to looking taller is to create an illusion of elongation […]

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Cleaning Hacks for Delicates 

  Laundering your delicates is nothing less than serious business. Besides the fact that lingerie tends to be expensive, it also happens to be easy to damage, what with all the lace, wires, straps, and clips. All the more reason to handle your delicates with care throughout the washing process. Keep reading for a few […]

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5 Bra Essentials Every Woman Should Own

  The bra you wear has the potential to make or break your outfit, which is why it’s so important to make sure you are wearing the right bra, not only for your body type, but for your ensemble. Keep reading for our bra essentials cheat sheet.   Sports Bra The function of a sports […]

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Creative Ways to Dress Up Short Hair

It’s a misconception that short can only be worn one way or in a limited variation of ways. If you wear your hair on the short side, you may have less to work with, tress-wise, but styling should transcend the small factor of length, and rely more heavily on your creativity.  We’ve rounded up some […]

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Easy Easter Nail Ideas

Easter signifies the onset of spring, and after a long, cold winter, spring is nothing short of eagerly anticipated. Welcome in spring with these five Easter nail ideas.   Chocolate bunnies Details and instructions.   Robin egg speckles Details and instructions.   Painted egg nails Details and instructions.   Springy blue and pink Details and […]

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Creative Ways to Wear a Scarf

One scarf can go a long way! Keep reading for creative scarf ideas bound to upgrade any outfit.   The classic, casual hang.   In your hair – for a youthful, summery look.   For an elegant, timeless look, how about this ’50s inspired neck wrap idea?   Coupled with a belt, over a plain […]

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Hair Care Tips For Men

Contrary to common belief, men care about having good-looking hair too, (even though they’re not flipping their shiny manes around in shampoo commercials). That said, boy hair really isn’t that different than girl hair and should be treated with the same amount of TLC no matter whose head it’s on. Keep reading for some not-so-secret […]

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How to Avoid a Mom Jean Fiasco

  Whether you’ve watched this uproarious SNL skit or not, you’ve probably head the term “mom jeans” once or twice before. According to SNL, mom jeans can be easily identified by their “nine inch zipper and casual front pleats.” While the high-waisted pant has, without a doubt, made a comeback in recent years, they differ […]

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Easy Hair Tutorials for Valentine’s Day

We want to look great for Valentine’s Day but there’s no need to spend a fortune! Try one of these gorgeous styles at home! 2 EASY Romantic Hair Styles: Cute Valentines Day Hair – Easy Braid Idea: Valentine’s Day Hairstyle: How to Create a Perfect Love Bun: Lady Gaga Hair Bow: 2 Minute Romantic Hairstyle […]

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8 Valentine’s Day Nail Art Tutorials We Love

I’m always excited to get my nails done because I can never get them to look right on my own. If you have a little more skill then I do, here are some awesome Valentine’s inspired nail art tutorials to follow. # 1 – Valentine’s Day Abstract Swirly Heart Water Marble Nail Art Tutorial #2 […]

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Valentine’s Day Style Tips for Women

Whether you’re staying in or going out this Valentine’s Day, compiling the perfect outfit that’s both cute and seasonally appropriate can be a challenge. Let us help with your outfit woes with these sweet style tips specially suited for sweetheart’s day.   Don’t limit yourself to pink or red Wear a color you know you […]

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Valentine’s Day Style Tips for Men

Valentine’s Day is upon us and if you’ve got an upcoming date, the pressure to look sharp is likely on. Keep reading for our tips on impressing your date on this special day.   Rock your facial hair, but make sure it’s groomed Showing up to a date, especially for one on a high profile […]

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