Lifestyle

On Trend: Metallic Mini Bags

Looking to add a little glam to your NYE look? Try a metallic mini bag. These perfectly petite bags are a fabulous way to up the wattage without breaking the bank and don’t require as much ‘chutzpah’ as a metallic dress (not that there’s anything wrong with a metallic dress, but full-on metallics just isn’t…

Beauty, Girl in Focus, How To, How Tos, Videos

How To: Apply Highlighter

Looking to add a little extra glitz and glam to your holiday look? Try adding a little luminous highlighting powder to your makeup routine for some instant shine. See how our ‘Girl in Focus’ Britney Gill uses highlighter to create drama and emphasize all her best features.

Girl in Focus, How To, How Tos, Style, Videos

How To: Style a Jumpsuit 4 Ways

If you’re like me, the holidays means jumping from event to event. Between brunch with Santa, dinners with family and drinks with friends, December is an extremely busy month! Instead of stressing yourself (and your wallet) out looking for a dress for each event, opt for one great staple party perfect piece like a jumpsuit or…

Girl in Focus, Style, Style Spotlight, Style Spotlight

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…

Girl in Focus, Introductions, Q&A

Girl in Focus: Britney Gill

It’s that time again…no, no I don’t mean THAT time (although yes, the countdown to Christmas is on) – it’s time for a new ‘Girl in Focus’! We’re very excited to introduce our new ‘Girl in Focus’ Britney Gill, a lifestyle photographer based in Vancouver, BC and the founder of Farmacie. From December to February,…

Contests, Lifestyle

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…

20 Questions, Girl in Focus

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…