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Style Spotlight: Resort Ready

While not all of us are lucky enough to spend our days travelling to exotic sunny destinations, that doesn’t mean we can’t look like we’re on vacay even when we’re at home (especially now that sun has actually decided to make an appearance). Bring those vacation vibes to your summer wardrobe with wild, exotic prints,…

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WIN a $100 Gift Card from Swimco

Here comes the sun! This June it’s all about bringing the heat with bold vibrant colours and statement-making prints…and that doesn’t just apply to your clothes. It’s time to get your bathing suit collection #ResortReady! Fill out the form below for your chance to win a $100 Gift Card from Swimco. For extra entries: Comment on…

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On Trend: Pretty in Pink

This spring pink is everything. It’s taken over clothes, shoes, accessories…While there are definitely pops of hot and bright pink out there, it’s a more dusty, subdued shade that fashionistas and designers can’t seem to get enough of. Treat this new shade as a neutral and pair with anything and everything. It’s incredibly easy to wear…

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How To: Day Look to Night Look

We all have those days were we have to run from work to an after work function and just don’t have time to go home in between. A well planned out day look that revolves around a couple of key versatile pieces will keep you from having a do a complete outfit change, perfect for any girl on…

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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…

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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…

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How To: All Pink Makeup

Pink is back. Back in a BIG way and not just when it comes to the usual suspects like dresses, blouses and skirts. This spring, pink is popping up in accessories, handbags, shoes, jackets and now, makeup. I know it sounds a little out there but give it a try! Pink is a universally flattering colour…

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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…

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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…