#ManicureMonday: OPI x Rethink Pink of Hearts Duo

Happy #ManicureMonday! As you may know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in Canadian women and it’s estimated that 22,700 women in Canada will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 5,100 women will die from the disease in 2012 (source). With this…

#ManicureMonday: Stone Cold, China Glaze

Happy Monday, friends! The weather’s getting cooler, so I decided to welcome fall by painting my nails a dark hue for the first time since last winter! This shade is from the China Glaze Hunger Games collection that came out last year. It sold out right away at all of…

#ManicureMonday: Holt Renfrew x Deborah Lippmann, Raise Your Glass

This week’s featured polish is extra-special: it’s limited edition and it was created to celebrate the 175th birthday of one of my favourite Canadian stores. Holt Renfrew celebrated 175 years of fashion by partnering with brands to create items in the store’s iconic shade of magenta. Since this particular shade…

The Lust List: weekly must-haves

This week, we’re introducing a new feature here on the blog. I’ve had a lot of requests to share more of my favourite new items and the results of my shopping adventures, so each week I’ll share 5 items that I’ve been lusting over and loving. 1. Urban Decay Naked…

Weekend Getaway Beauty Essentials

What’s a girl to do with a bathroom full of beauty products when it comes time to dash off for a weekend away? While the natural thing to do might be to pack a separate suitcase full of goodies (I know I’m not the only one who’s tried), it’s not…

#ManicureMonday how to: at home manicure

When it comes to nail care, I’d rather spend money on a new polish than a professional manicure. It’s taken a bit of time to perfect my method, but I feel like I’ve got it pretty much down at this point. Most of the manicures I feature on the blog…

#ManicureMonday: naked nail art

The age old question: is nail art office-appropriate? For the lucky ones (like me!) who work in agencies and creative spaces, the answer is always yes. However, if you’re in a more conservative environment and wish you could join the nail art craze, I’ve got the perfect solution. Naked nail…