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How to Dress Like an Italian: A Guide to Italian Style

Style Secrets to Steal From Italian Women There is no question; Italian women are among the most stylish in the world. In this week’s video, I break down some key style secrets to steal from Italian women, and how to dress like an Italian woman. While a lot of their flair for style is innate, the guiding principles of Italian girl style are really rooted in slow fashion. This is very similar to French girl

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Shop Your Closet and Make Your Old Clothes Feel New Again

https://youtu.be/cCUufQx4RA8 I think it’s so fitting that my first video of 2020 is a regular series on my channel about how to shop your closet and make your old clothes feel new again. This is one of my most popular videos types and with the global shift towards sustainable fashion and conscious consumerism, there is no better way to be a conscious consumer than by shopping your closet first.  Why is it Important to Shop

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how to stay truly warm and look chic all winter, how to stay warm and chic in cold weather, cold weather styling hacks, winter styling tricks you need to know, must know winter styling tips, slow fashion, stay stylish during cold weather

Cold Weather Styling Hacks to Stay Warm and Chic

Is it Possible to Look Chic AND Be Warm? To a certain exent, the answer is yes – it is possible to stay chic and warm at the same time, all thanks to some ingenious styling hacks. I live in a cold climate, and understand what it means to sacrifice a good outfit in order to avoid frostbite. Yes, sometimes this does have to happen. So these cold weather styling hacks are for looking chic

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12 Capsule Wardrobe Essentials For Effortless Style

The 12 Basics You Need To Build a Capsule Wardrobe Capsule wardrobes are so hot right now, yes? Have you tried one? Perhaps you’ve been thinking about it but have yet to pull the trigger. If so, before you start let me give you a hint: if you want to try a capsule wardrobe method, or simply edit your closet down to a thoughtfully curated selection, you will need some solid closet basics in order

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How to Make Old Clothes Feel New Again: Shop Your Closet!

Combat Outfit Envy By Shopping Your Closet One of my favourite ways to make my old clothes feel new again is by shopping my closet for outfits that I find inspiring on Instagram or Pinterest. Instead of using these platforms as a breeding ground for outfit envy (oh yes, this is a thing) and impulse purchases, turn them into tools for learning to make the most out of the clothes already in your closet. This

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Shop Your Closet for Chic New Holiday Outfits

I don’t think there’s anything more satisfying than shopping your closet. Getting creative with what you already have by styling an old piece of clothing in a new way can be fun, exciting and feel great. Shopping your closet is not only good for your wallet, it’s good for the planet too, because it practices responsible consumption. And it’s fun! In this week’s video, I share the three steps I take to transform an old

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Not So Basic Closet Essentials For Chic Winter Looks

Hi everyone! Here are some thoughts behind last week’s video about winter wardrobe staples that can help build chic outfits for the holidays and beyond. How to Identify Classic Silhouettes Because colour is so subjective depending on your style personality, closet colour palette and skin tone, I always prioritize clothing that has a classic silhouette when adding wardrobe staples to my closet. Classic silhouettes typically have similar characteristics which can still apply to different body

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Ethically Made Footwear With Poppy Barley

It really doesn’t feel like Spring where I am. We have yet to hit double digits and there’s snow in the forecast for today. But style and fashion must go on; we can still look good even though the weather doesn’t want us to right? Enter ethical footwear maker Poppy Barley’s annual popup in collaboration with Vincent! For those of you in the Ottawa area, Poppy Barley’s regular trek to Ottawa is always highly anticipated

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The 11 Closet Essentials are the Foundation of a Stylish Wardrobe

I’ve been posting a new slow fashion vlog every Sunday since October and am loving the process of creating videos and sharing sustainable style tips this way. If you haven’t had a chance, check it out here. This week I shared 11 basics that are the foundation of a versatile and effortless wardrobe. After years of going through closets and working with my own minimal wardrobe, these closet staples provide seasonless versatility that women are

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Banish Outfit Envy with These Easy Tricks – And Without Shopping

How many times have you seen someone else’s outfit – in the street, on Insta, on Pinterest – and immediately logged into your favourite shopping app to locate and potentially purchase whatever items you were coveting just minutes ago? We’ve all been there. As a reformed chronic-comparer, I understand outfit envy very well. But recent slow fashion and sustainable style choices have since come to the rescue! Watch this week’s vlog for some tips I

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italian girl style, italian style guide, italian it girl, italian woman style, style secrets to steal from italian women, how to dress like an italian, how to dress like an italian without shopping, slow fashion, sustainable fashion, shop your closet, love what you have, how to shop your closet

How to Dress Like an Italian: A Guide to Italian Style

Style Secrets to Steal From Italian Women There is no question; Italian women are among the most stylish in the world. In this week’s video, I break down some key style secrets to steal from Italian women, and how to dress like an Italian woman. While a lot of their flair for style is innate, the guiding principles of Italian girl style are really rooted in slow fashion. This is very similar to French girl

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how to shop your closet, shop your closet, sustainable fashion, sustainable style, conscious fashion, conscious style, sustainable fashion blog, make new outfits out of old clothes, make old clothes feel new again

Shop Your Closet and Make Your Old Clothes Feel New Again

https://youtu.be/cCUufQx4RA8 I think it’s so fitting that my first video of 2020 is a regular series on my channel about how to shop your closet and make your old clothes feel new again. This is one of my most popular videos types and with the global shift towards sustainable fashion and conscious consumerism, there is no better way to be a conscious consumer than by shopping your closet first.  Why is it Important to Shop

Keep Reading
how to stay truly warm and look chic all winter, how to stay warm and chic in cold weather, cold weather styling hacks, winter styling tricks you need to know, must know winter styling tips, slow fashion, stay stylish during cold weather

Cold Weather Styling Hacks to Stay Warm and Chic

Is it Possible to Look Chic AND Be Warm? To a certain exent, the answer is yes – it is possible to stay chic and warm at the same time, all thanks to some ingenious styling hacks. I live in a cold climate, and understand what it means to sacrifice a good outfit in order to avoid frostbite. Yes, sometimes this does have to happen. So these cold weather styling hacks are for looking chic

Keep Reading
wardrobe essentials, perfect wardrobe essentials for a capsule closet, capsule wardrobe, capsule wardrobe essentials, slow fashion, sustainable style, sustainable fashion blogger, conscious consumption, how to style capsule wardrobe essentials

12 Capsule Wardrobe Essentials For Effortless Style

The 12 Basics You Need To Build a Capsule Wardrobe Capsule wardrobes are so hot right now, yes? Have you tried one? Perhaps you’ve been thinking about it but have yet to pull the trigger. If so, before you start let me give you a hint: if you want to try a capsule wardrobe method, or simply edit your closet down to a thoughtfully curated selection, you will need some solid closet basics in order

Keep Reading

How to Make Old Clothes Feel New Again: Shop Your Closet!

Combat Outfit Envy By Shopping Your Closet One of my favourite ways to make my old clothes feel new again is by shopping my closet for outfits that I find inspiring on Instagram or Pinterest. Instead of using these platforms as a breeding ground for outfit envy (oh yes, this is a thing) and impulse purchases, turn them into tools for learning to make the most out of the clothes already in your closet. This

Keep Reading

Shop Your Closet for Chic New Holiday Outfits

I don’t think there’s anything more satisfying than shopping your closet. Getting creative with what you already have by styling an old piece of clothing in a new way can be fun, exciting and feel great. Shopping your closet is not only good for your wallet, it’s good for the planet too, because it practices responsible consumption. And it’s fun! In this week’s video, I share the three steps I take to transform an old

Keep Reading
Everlane, Everlane review, styling closet basics, winter outfit ideas, holiday outfit ideas, holiday outfit ideas using closet essentials, slow fashion, sustainable fashion

Not So Basic Closet Essentials For Chic Winter Looks

Hi everyone! Here are some thoughts behind last week’s video about winter wardrobe staples that can help build chic outfits for the holidays and beyond. How to Identify Classic Silhouettes Because colour is so subjective depending on your style personality, closet colour palette and skin tone, I always prioritize clothing that has a classic silhouette when adding wardrobe staples to my closet. Classic silhouettes typically have similar characteristics which can still apply to different body

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Ethically Made Footwear With Poppy Barley

It really doesn’t feel like Spring where I am. We have yet to hit double digits and there’s snow in the forecast for today. But style and fashion must go on; we can still look good even though the weather doesn’t want us to right? Enter ethical footwear maker Poppy Barley’s annual popup in collaboration with Vincent! For those of you in the Ottawa area, Poppy Barley’s regular trek to Ottawa is always highly anticipated

Keep Reading

The 11 Closet Essentials are the Foundation of a Stylish Wardrobe

I’ve been posting a new slow fashion vlog every Sunday since October and am loving the process of creating videos and sharing sustainable style tips this way. If you haven’t had a chance, check it out here. This week I shared 11 basics that are the foundation of a versatile and effortless wardrobe. After years of going through closets and working with my own minimal wardrobe, these closet staples provide seasonless versatility that women are

Keep Reading

Banish Outfit Envy with These Easy Tricks – And Without Shopping

How many times have you seen someone else’s outfit – in the street, on Insta, on Pinterest – and immediately logged into your favourite shopping app to locate and potentially purchase whatever items you were coveting just minutes ago? We’ve all been there. As a reformed chronic-comparer, I understand outfit envy very well. But recent slow fashion and sustainable style choices have since come to the rescue! Watch this week’s vlog for some tips I

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