Archive for the ‘Beauty’ Category

Mandy Candy /Co-Founder 2010 is all about the sexy. Items in this set include (prices are all CAD): Miu Miu ‘Monk’ Studded Black Leather Bag $1,569 Current/Elliott The Moto Skinny Jeans $277 Antik Batik Sequined Butterfly Top $398 Contrast Insert Dress $2,536 Chantelle Icone Demi Bra Iosselliani Large Clustered Crystal Earrings $295 Keiger Bracelets $16 […]


Mandy Candy / Co-Founder 811 Fort Street, Victoria B.C. http://www.frillylilly.ca This is definitely a place for fashionistas in Victoria: as I strolled along the streets of downtown Victoria once again, I stumbled upon frilly lilly on Fort Street. Two words describe the store: too cute. Their official opening day is today but I negotiated my […]


Hair Quotes

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Aimee / Contributor Hair style is the final tip-off whether or not a woman really knows herself. – Hubert de Givenchy, Vogue, July 1985 I don’t know if I “know” myself, but I like to think I have a good grasp on the subject. Hair and style, and hairstyles are a tricky part of fashion […]


Mandy Candy / Co-Founder Most of us girls have thought about this – our future weddings. What we’ll wear, what kind of cake, what venue, and even who we’ll marry (my first choice was Ryan Reynolds but he’s taken so Gerard Butler?) might have been taken down into our dream journal. How many of us […]


Mandy Candy / Co-Founder Last thursday, I was very lucky to have attended Yaletown Fine Finds Party hosted by TheStyleSpy.com. When I arrived, the boutique was already packed with many gorgeous fashionistas. There were yummy cupcakes from Frosting – I had this amazing Red Velvet cupcake – and sensational wine from Yellow Tail (my favorite […]


Mandy Candy / Co-Founder Today marks the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each year, thousands of Canadians are affected by breast cancer including their families friends and loved ones. Did you know that in 2009, that 22,700 women will be diagnosed with Breast Cancer – that is 473 women diagnosed each week. In 2009, […]


Mandy Candy / Co-Founder While browsing and stalking people on Twitter – and a tweet caught my eye bringing me to the colorful world of Victoria Alexandra which produces PartySkirts. Story was: A few years ago, sisters Lauren and Mariel’s mom sewed and made the first ever “PartySkirt” for her daughters. So sweet 🙂 After […]