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Top 5: Pre-Fall Layers

We all know that September in Vancouver means anything from 12 degrees to 25 degrees which can make getting dressed a little tricky. See how our ‘Girl in Focus’ Jamie Dunlop Khau incorporates some of this Fall’s hottest light layering pieces like a plaid blazer, a long cardigan and a soft trench into her pre-fall…

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How To: Style Paperbag-Waist Pants

For those of you that don’t know what paperbag-waist pants are, they’re essentially pants that have a belt at the top that you use to cinch them in to create gathers at the waist (imagine what the top of a paperbag looks like when you scrunch it in inch or so below the top of…

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On Trend: Classic Plaid

I know that plaid doesn’t really ever go away, but this Fall it’s absolutely EVERYWHERE – from trousers, to blazers, to skirts, to wool coats. For the sake of this blog, I’m going to focus on the more traditional English/Scottish plaid as opposed to “lumberjack” plaid (think oversized button-up flannel shirts). Unlike gingham, which was all…

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Style Spotlight: Fall for Classics

It’s September (somehow) which means it’s time to shift from fun, Summer styles to classic, Fall staples like turtlenecks, blouses, oversized sweaters and trench coats, but don’t worry classic don’t mean boring! This month is all about putting a fresh spin on these beloved favourites – so reach for that classic turtleneck in one of…

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Girl in Focus: Jamie Dunlop Khau

Fall has fallen which means it’s time to introduce a new ‘Girl in Focus’! We’re super excited to announce that this season’s ‘Girl’ in Jamie Dunlop Khau! Jamie is a mother of three girls and founder of the amazing local lifestyle and family blog; Styling The Inside. Jamie is passionate about promoting positive well-being and…

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Top 5: Athletic-Inspired Accessories

Want to know the easiest way to incorporate this month’s #SummerStreetStyle into your wardrobe? ACCESSORIES!! Our ‘Girl in Focus’ Alicia Haque is game, so you should be too! Here are a few of our favourite athletic-inspired accessories, all available at Coquitlam Centre.

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Top 5: Sports Bras

Sports bras – whether it’s for actually working out, for those lazy days around the house, or to wear out as a top under a pair of overalls or an oversized t-shirt every girl needs at least one in her drawer. If you do plan on wearing your sports bra for exercise – make sure…