The holiday season means so many different things. My friends and I take thoughtfulness very seriously when it comes to choosing gifts for each other. For as long as I can remember, getting together and exchanging gifts with my closest friends has been one we all look forward to and cherish. These … [Read more...]
How To Make The Most Of A Luxurious Staycation
For years we've struggled with the idea of travelling over the holiday season. We've had great experiences travelling to tropical paradises, ski getaways and everything in between during this time of year. It was always great to escape with the kids and each destination offered something wonderful … [Read more...]
3 Reasons To Visit The Gardiner Museum Now!
The holidays are fast approaching! How many more sleeps? Bah, I don't really want to count but as the days here in the city start to get chillier and chillier I'm looking for quick escapes even if it's just for a few hours. It's no secret that I like to visit art galleries and museums. They make for … [Read more...]
Rag & Bone And Holts Support Right To Play
New York based designer rag & bone has teamed up with Holt Renfrew H Project to support Right To Play with a limited edition sports tote now available in stores and online. By purchasing these numbered rag & bone totes, $100,000 will be donated to the cause. Alexandra Weston hosted a … [Read more...]
H Project And House Of Waris Launches Uncrate India
The colours are spectacular and each piece tells a story of a country rich in culture and beauty. Holt Renfrew's H Project, in partnership with House of Waris, launched Uncrate India this week across the Canada. The space within the luxury retailer offers exquisite items from over 16 designers … [Read more...]
The Mo Bros!
Last year hubby participated in the Movember challenge at his office. It was fun to see, and support, his passion for the cause. In case you're not sure what it is, Movember is the month-long facial hair growing campaign to raise funds and awareness for mens health related issues. On avereage, … [Read more...]
Tech Report: Samsung Launches Wearable Tech
Exciting news comes out of the tech world yesterday as Samsung officially launched the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear. At the launch party in Toronto, Samsung featured the "wearable technology" to the crowd of tech AND stylish set. Celebrity stylist Leslie Fremar (and Canadian-born, … [Read more...]
Christian Louboutin Steps Into The City!
Trembles from the fashionistas could be felt all over the city last week as the uber famous shoe designer, Christian Louboutin stepped into to the city. Red heels were everywhere as the Design Exchange opened the latest exhibition in honour of the French designer. Mr. Louboutin made another … [Read more...]
CITY DAD WANTS
The month of June puts me into panic mode. I like to make a big deal out of Father's Day because our family is big on "holidays". Mother's Day is always a big deal, so for the dads in our lives we want to make it special. It also happens to be hubby's birthday AND our anniversary. This year poses … [Read more...]
Rock Meets Luxe: Zadig & Voltaire
It's not a movie or a music group but a FABULOUS designer line from Paris and it's arriving on our streets exclusively at Holt Renfrew. Zadig & Voltaire is known for its edgy meets luxe image. Think cashmere with angel wings and skulls (hey, Tracey you'd love this!) "The original idea … [Read more...]