Archive for the ‘Sweets’ Category

Mandy Candy / Co-Founder If you are a dedicated reader to our blog – it should be no surprise to you that we’re tweeters (@m_candy, @kimbotz, @aimeecynthia). On the twitter-sphere, I was SO delighted to have found Survival of the Hippest. What do they do? They make custom-made Twitter accessories that put your twittername or […]


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 […]


Gift of Design

02Nov09

Mandy Candy /Co-Founder Do you want to help out this holiday season in a fashionistic way? On December 17th, the Gift of Design team is presenting a fashion show at the prestigious and gorgeous Vancouver Club for an evening of fabulous fashion, goodies, and amazing door prizes. The fashion show features one-of-a-kind garments by young […]


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 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 […]


Mandy Candy / Co-Founder Who can forget the great article written by Aimee when she provided tips on how to say byebye to those particular pieces in the close that you don’t wear anymore? After coming back from a Hong Kong trip also known as ‘Shopping Heaven‘, I came back with two full suitcases. Of […]