Style Spotlight: Party Perfect

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Style Spotlight: Party Perfect

The holidays are upon us, which means it’s time to amp up the glitz and glam to ensure maximum party perfection. Now don’t get me wrong, an LBD with a great pair of shoes and a classic bag is always a perfectly valid option, but this year why not step outside the box and reach for…

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WIN a $100 Gift Card from Hudson’s Bay

The holidays are upon us, which means it’s time to amp up the glitz and glam to ensure party perfection. Whether you’re going for boho chic, polished and pretty, or fashion-forward and daring, Coquitlam Centre has everything you need to fulfill your #GlitzAndGlam holiday wish list. Oh and don’t forget, it’s not just your wardrobe that…

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20 Questions with Nira Arora

Coffee or Tea? I’m going to have to say tea please – Lavender Earl Grey Fall or Spring? Fall – I love Fall Fashion Wine or Beer? Red Wine – but Beer and wings are pretty sweet as well Sushi or Pizza? This question is not fair!  Fine Sushi! Marilyn Monroe or Audrey Hepburn? Audrey Hepburn – Classic! Movie or Book? Well…

How To: Do a Dark Lip

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How To: Do a Dark Lip

Wine-toned lips are pretty much universally flattering no matter your skin tone. They come in a variety of shades and finishes from sheer to shimmer to cream. So, much like that elusive perfect pinot, your perfect lipstick is out there. Start by selecting your undertone. Are you fair? Choose something with a red, berry base. Is…

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Contest alert! We’re giving away $2,500 in Coquitlam Centre Gift Cards

It’s almost Black Friday!! Who’s excited?? To get you ready for Black Friday Shopping, we’re giving away $2,500 in Coquitlam Centre Gift Cards in 3 great contests! Enter to WIN on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. CONTEST 1: BESTIE SHOPPING From November 14 – 17 Tag a bestie and Coquitlam Centre for a chance to win 1…

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On Trend: Va Va Velvet

Rich, luxurious velvet. This season velvet is popping up everywhere – from dresses and skirts to crop tops, handbags and chokers; there are even a couple of pairs of fabulous over-the-knee velvet boots out there (I’m talking about you Aldo). Go matching head to toe with velvet coordinates or mix it up with knits, suede and…

Style Spotlight: Combining Luxe Fabrics

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Style Spotlight: Combining Luxe Fabrics

This fall, the runways were inundated with a mix of fabrics, textures and patterns. From velvet, to faux-fur/suede and leather to rich brocades and embroidered satins (and sometimes a combination of them all), designers were mixing and matching with wild abandon. As the weather turns colder, and we move towards the holidays, why not reach for…