Spring Style Mood Board

The start of the spring season feels even more triumphant this year. The first glimpses of sunshine after 5PM are almost jubilant; the moved to iced coffee a bit premature (but ever so welcome). Pulling out favourite spring fashions and adding new pieces to my wardrobe feels like the big…

Found: Best 2021 Advent Calendars

Advent Calendar season seems to come earlier every year, but you won’t find any complaints here! If you’re looking for advent calendars in Canada, you’ve come to to the right place. From local snacks to DIY options and beauty calendars, too, we’ve rounded up the best advent calendars of 2021.…

Well-Collected: April Favourites

Indulge me in a cliche, but: how is it already May? The past month has flown by with incredible speed considering we’ve been trapped mostly indoors with nary an IRL social interaction. My April favourites dream of sunnier (and more social) days ahead: there’s a lot of summer prep happening…

Well-Collected: March Favourites

I’ll be honest: March was taxing. I’ve had a lot going on personally plus pandemic fatigue has definitely set in. It’s been a very, very long year. The light at the end of the tunnel is definitely there, though, and seeing the flowers poke through the ground on our walks…

The Spring Edit

This year, the rising temps and smatterings of sunshine have been the perfect balm to help ease the winter/pandemic blahs. An additional salve? Planning a spring wardrobe and picking up a few “just because” pick-me-ups. Now that re-entering polite society feels less-than-far away, finding items that can be seen in…

Easy 5-Minute Makeup

A little beauty pick-me-up is one of my favourite ways to set the tone for the day. Dedicating 5 minutes to curling my lashes, concealing my under-eyes and patting on a lip & cheek stick makes all the difference in my mood – especially in pandemic times. If you’re looking…

Welcome to The Well-Collected

Well, hello! I feel like we’ve met before. Welcome to The Well-Collected, formerly LEOPARD is a NEUTRAL. I’ve always agonized over branding. When it comes to someone else’s brand – or personal branding – the decisions always come easily to me. But you know what they say about the cobbler’s…