Style Spotlight: Dress Up Your Dress

Want to take your dress from day to night? Not sure how to accessorize for just the right look?  Our ‘Girl in Focus’ Erin shares some tips on how she creates the perfect look for her favourite dresses during the summer months.

Perfect for: A Summer Wedding

“I would dress up this Gingham piece for a summer wedding. I adore the Prada sunglasses; the swirl on the arm makes them incredibly chic. For events like this, I like to throw on a great piece of costume jewelry … so I wore a pearl bracelet from Le Chateau.” - Erin

Gingham Dress available at Le Chateau $150*, Vince Camuto Black Sassa Slingback Pumps available at Hudson’s Bay $125*, Mat & Nat Black Lucy Bag available at Town Shoes $130*, Prada Baroque Sunglasses available at Sunglass Hut $365*, Pearl Bracelet available at Le Chateau $25*

Perfect for: The Next Fundraising Gala

“My husband is very tall, so when I attend a Gala with him, I like to put on my highest pair of heels. With this long, flowy dress, I opted for some fabulous platforms that are not only comfortable, but stylish.” - Erin

Grey Maxi Dress available at H&M $69.95*, Patterned clutch available at Town Shoes $85*, Black Platforms available at GUESS $149*, Silver bracelets available at Le Chateau $19.95*

“White is definitely the go-to shade this summer.  I also love this white satchel from GUESS … it provides the perfect mix of fashion and function. To add a pop of colour to my outfit, I like to tie a scarf to the handle of my bags.” - Erin

White Dress available at H&M $59.95*, White Lady Luxe Leather Dome Satchel available at GUESS $208*, Watercolour Floral Printed Scarf available at Dynamite $22.95*, Chaps Navy Cardigan at Hudson’s Bay $29.99*, Nine West Wedge Sandals at Town Shoes $125*

*Prices quoted are regular prices, before taxes. Price and availability are subject to change. Please see stores for details.