We’re always searching for the latest trends to add to our wardrobe but any minimalist fashionista will know that you only need select items to wear all year-round.  These items are usually seen as “basics” but I like to see them as they key players in an outfit. You can very easily dress them up or stay casual and from personal experience, you will rarely wish you had more items in your closet with all of these choices. Are you looking for minimalist fashion must-haves? I’ve got you covered with a roundup shopping list! 1. THE BAG It’s the item that…

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It’s no secret that buying your first home can be a tricky endeavor and if your looking how to buy a house in Vancouver, it can seem a little daunting. As I scroll my Facebook feeds on a daily basis I’m bombarded with headlines stating “Vancouver House Price Skyrockets!”, “Lane-way Home In Vancouver Sells For 2 Million Dollars!” and “Randa, you’re never going to buy your first home!” Okay, the last one didn’t actually happen but it sums up my feelings on how my generation feels exiled from purchasing their first homes. I’m not a real estate guru nor am I…

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Typically, when purchasing clothing we have a conversation with ourselves before we head to the checkout. We take time to try it on, hum and haw over the colour (or lack thereof) and check the fabric tag and washing instructions, etc. But does your list include determining what clothing brands are ethical? I’ll admit that in the past I have not looked closely at where my clothing has been made. As a fashion blogger it can be an overwhelming situation because I want to keep my clothing current and shoppable for you. When I need to ensure that I have…

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When you grow up with an older brother I find it inevitable that you will at one point in your life end up wearing all boys clothes. Some of my favourite photos of myself are A) naked or B) wearing my brother’s outfits. I don’t know if it was the Mowgli style haircut or the fact that ruffles bothered me but I grew up as a bit of a tomboy. Fast forward t0 age 29 and I find myself wanting more items from the men’s collections than I do the women’s. Luckily for Alex, I enjoy shopping for his outfits…

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One of the most commonly asked questions for those who are learning how to be a fashion blogger is “How do you find the time to take so many outfit photos?” Well, I’m going to let you in on a little secret today. The truth is, I really can’t find the time to take so many outfit photos. To be a consistent fashion blogger, you must showcase multiple outfits in a short amount of time. There isn’t anything more boring than seeing the same outfit over and over again so to keep you inspired, we have to mix it up…

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