20 Questions, Girl in Focus

20 Questions with Bianca Solterbeck

Coffee or Tea? Black coffee over tea but nothing beats a good cappucino! Spring or Fall? Spring-let there be sun! Wine or Beer? My German heritage leaves me with no other choice than BEER. Wunderbar. Pretzel or Strudel? Pretzels! Marilyn Monroe or Audrey Hepburn? Marilyn! Movie or Book? Book. Lipstick or Lipgloss? Lipstick. If I’m going to go for it-it’s going…

Girl in Focus, Lifestyle

How To: From TV to YouTube…Tips On How to Dress For Video

By Guest Blogger: Bianca Solterbeck, Coquitlam Centre’s Spring 2017 ‘Girl in Focus’ Writer, Producer + TV Host Whether it’s for an interview on Global TV, a Facebook Live or you’re finally starting your own YouTube channel, finding the perfect look can make the experience feel amazing! Here’s the thing, you don’t need to resemble a model…

On Trend, Style

On Trend: Spring Bombers

This spring, the bomber is straying from it’s athleisure roots and going “girly” in florals prints and pastels. Not sure how to wear a bomber and still look like a grown up? It’s all about proportion and how you style them. Bombers come in a variety of lengths, I tend to gravitate towards ones that…

Style, Style Spotlight

Style Spotlight: The Romantics

This May we’re turning up the romance with a fun and flirty approach to spring style. Think soft colours like light pinks and blues, dove grey and creams. Flirty fabrics like lace, velvet and chiffon. Floral prints, delicate details and ultra flattering cuts. That’s right ladies, it’s time to show your love for fashion! Whether you go pretty in…

Contests

WIN a $100 Gift Card from RW&CO.

This May we’re turning up the romance with soft colours, flirty fabrics, feminine florals and ultra ladylike cuts. It’s time to show your love for fashion! Fill out the form below for your chance to win a $100 Gift Card from RW&CO. For extra entries: Comment on this Facebook post and use the hashtag #TheRomantics Answer the #TheRomantics question on…

Beauty, How To

How To: Soft Side Twist

Looking for a quick and easy spring ‘do to top off all your new nautical looks? Try a soft side twist! It’s easier to master than a braid (it only took our “Girl in Focus” Bianca a couple tries), slightly more relaxed looking yet still super chic. Like many styles, the soft side twist looks better when…

On Trend, Style

On Trend: Culottes

Culottes – even the word is intimidating. With their somewhat awkward length and voluminous silhouette, culottes have proven to be a hard sell for many a fashionista. Believe it or not (and I know that a lot of you won’t believe me), culottes are an extremely flattering cut of pant that makes your waist look tiny and…