Tag: ecco

  • denim shirt

    denim shirt

          As I’ve mentioned before, I have had the hardest time finding the perfect denim shirt. it  has been one of those versatile classics I’ve always kept an eye out for because I love how many ways you can style them. This purchase was the culmination of a 3+ year search, which seems crazy but I […]

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  • oversized denim jacket 

    oversized denim jacket 

     Denim jackets are a key layering piece in my spring wardrobe. I have two, and though I probably wear my cropped, more neutral one more, this one steals the spotlight whenever it gets some airtime. I picked it up a few years ago from the men’s section at a vintage store after searching high and low […]

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  • making your own coord set

    making your own coord set

             One of the most adorable and easy looks of summer is rocking a coord set. Usually they are made up of a crop and skirt/shorts, the two pieces matching perfectly together and showing just enough skin to cut the sweetness. There are some really cute ones out there, but skip the questionable […]

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  • how to wear a slip dress for day

    how to wear a slip dress for day

       For the past few seasons they’ve slowly migrated out from underneath your clothes and taken a life of their own, but you may not think of a slip dress as being a very versatile piece. My decision to purchase one came after having the realization that I could wear it just as easily for […]

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  • distressed denim diy 

    distressed denim diy 

                Last night, I was admiring all these slightly cropped, loose ripped jeans online and contemplating adding to my denim collection. You know I’m trying to cut down on mindless shopping, so luckily it didn’t take me long to decide I could modify something I already owned to fit my vision instead. […]

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  • dressing down

    dressing down

          More and more I have been drawn to comfort first while I’m getting dressed. This time of year being the busiest for me at work, on days off I just want to snuggle up on the couch and my clothes need to accommodate that. I’ve been putting on a ton of cozy knits, […]

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  • breaking fashion rules

    breaking fashion rules

                It doesn’t take much searching to find a list of fashion “rules” created by well-meaning individuals to save us from ourselves and worst-dressed status. I just discovered my local library has an amazing collection of large, beautifully shot fashion books by various designers and celebrities which I have been tearing through. […]

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  • knits

             Hard to believe this week is Christmas! You can barely tell by the weather, which has stayed pretty mild here in Van. Back home in Toronto I hear it’s going to be 13 degrees on the 24th, which makes an outfit like this about all you need this holiday season. I love layering […]

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  • how to shine this holiday season

    how to shine this holiday season

       ‘Tis the season for all things sparkly and shiny to reign supreme! Every year around this time the stores seem full of sequins, shimmer and all things luxurious. Some people aren’t into it, but I find it fun to play around with when I have the chance. In the past few years (no surprise […]

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  • wardrobe staples

    wardrobe staples

                     Sometimes it can be hard to tell if an item will be more than just a one-hit-wonder when shopping. I can think I’ve fallen in love with something and snap out of it just as quickly. Not an ideal situation to get the most for your money. I have learned this […]

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