Month: August 2014

Back To School: Fall 2014 Fashion

It’s hard to believe summer is fading away and within a couple days, I’ll be back in my University’s hometown. However, I am more than ready to move back and reunite with all my friends. When it comes to shopping and fashion, my favourite season has always been Fall and with the arrival of the autumn air, comes back to school shopping. There’s no better excuse for a new wardrobe, than a brand new school year. The excitement of buying new fall clothes always out weighed the realities of the work and the stress involved with school. There is something to be said about that first day back. It’s a chance to show off the new you, the more mature you and your personal style, whether it’s following trends or making your own. Recently, I did a little back to school shopping with one of my besties. We had a lovely girls day in the city, shopping and eating, making a big dent in our bank accounts (oops). That being said, I’m going to share …

6 Real Facts About University

1. It’s easier to make friends than you think Everyone is in the same boat. Going into first year, I knew exactly 3 people from my high school that chose the same University as me. I wasn’t close with them, so essentially I knew no one and believe me it was scary and exciting all at the same time. But in the end I’m glad, because it forced me to get out of my shell and open up. I’ve created so many friendships that I’m extremely grateful for and have met a ton of interesting people I wouldn’t of otherwise met. Most importantly, keep an open mind. This is honestly an exciting time in your life, don’t let it pass you by. 2. Food becomes a huge deal Whether you’re in first year and forced to eat the crappy dining hall food or an upper year student on a budget, having to cook all your meals. At some point in time roommates WILL steal food, it doesn’t seem like a big deal, but trust me …

Online Shopping 101: The 3 Best Online Clothing Stores For Men

I’ll be the first to admit, I’m a sucker for a well-dressed man. From a nice tailored suit, to a button up and kakis. You name it, chances are I’ll ask them to be featured on this blog (coming soon). I’ve took the time to ask a few of my male friends their go to online stores. These stores are high end street style, meets young wolves of Wall Street classy. Any man can look fabulous by dressing well. Anyone. So let’s take a closer look! 1.Suitssupply   Ohhh baby this store has a little bit of everything. From luxury suits, to classic everyday jackets and casual knitwear. It’s on the higher end, but I assure you its quality is worth it. My guy friends can’t seem to get enough!   2. Indochino I was first introduced to this store in first year University. I had to do my business pitch on it and became genuinely excited about it. You can customize everything! From the style, colour, pattern and cut. They tell you how to …