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PLUS SIZE AND PREGNANT

Our friend and fellow Canadian plus size model Julia “She Plus” Connelly is pregnant! We are so excited for her as she is quickly approaching her due date, and asked if she would share with us some of her struggles throughout her pregnancy as a plus size woman. The following is her story of what the last 9 months have been like for her. We thank Julia for sharing her story […]

 

ADDITION ELLE: SNEAK PEEK AT SUMMER

Here is a sneak peek at the new Addition Elle Look Book for Summer 2012. Gorgeous!!! View the entire look book at AdditionElle.com And here is a behind the scene look at the making of the new Summer Look Book…

 

DOVE: REAL OR RETOUCHED?

Yesterday we were invited to a discussion on real beauty with Dove and to view the launch of their newest real beauty campaign. When it comes to beauty, things aren’t always how they look. Dove believes that beauty should be real and should not be faked. Their newest campaign Real or Retouched has been created from this idea and exposes the truth of extreme digital retouching. According to research by […]

 

PLEASE HELP US BRING ELOQUII TO CANADA!

Update: As of March 2014 Eloquii now ships to Canada! Yay! If you haven’t had the chance to discover Eloquii yet, then let us introduce you. They are the plus size sister-company of popular fashion brand The Limited. Eloquii has gone above and beyond when it comes to creating beautiful, contemporary pieces for the professional plus size woman. Their clothing reflects an up–to–the–minute sense of style and fashion that definitely gets […]

 

LOLA & GIGI GETS A MAKEOVER

Lola & Gigi has gotten an online makeover! And their new website is just as stunning as all their new pieces featured on it for Spring/Summer 2012. If Lola & Gigi is new to you, they are a Canadian women’s plus size clothing weboutique that caters to sizes 12-24. They carry beautiful, high quality plus size fashions from designers such as Anna Scholz, Melissa Masse, Rachel Pally White Label, David Kahn […]

 

CHERRY VELVET PLUS

Canadian online retailer Cherry Velvet Plus is having a Spring Sale offering 25% off your purchase. Use coupon code SPRING25 at check out.  

 

THOUGHT OF THE DAY

Words to live by…

 

ZUMBA ZONE PLUS

The creator of Yoga Zone Plus has recently added a new plus size workout to her line up. Introducing Zumba Zone Plus! Classes are currently offered in Toronto, but owner Suzanne Gracan will be happy to set up classes outside of Toronto if class sizes are large enough, so get some friends together and feel free to contact her if you wish to set something up! Read below of visit […]

 

ADDITION ELLE CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DAY

 

SUMMER IS SEXY AT MONIF C.

  Shop the full collection at MONIF C.

 

A FAREWELL TO FASHION TELEVISION

  Fashionistas across Canada will shed a tear today with news that that Fashion Television will cease production after 27 years on-air. When word broke this morning I certainly felt my fashion obsessed heart break. As far back as I can remember, Fashion Television has always existed. I can clearly remember many of my childhood Sunday afternoons spent watching FT and being marveled by the extravagant and luxurious designs that graced […]

 

WELCOME SPRING WITH STYLE

Spring has arrived and we are super excited for a change in wardrobe. Time to put away those winter coats and bring out something light and bright! The weather is all over the place, some Canadian cities are still experiencing winter while others are greeting warm sunny days. Either way there will be those chilly Spring days and April showers that require an extra layer. I have shopped around for […]

 

ESSENCE COSMETICS COMES TO CANADA

About a month ago, I received a super exciting email announcing that one of my all time favourite cosmetics brand, essence Cosmetics, was finally making its way to Canada. For those who have never heard of the brand before, essence is a high- quality drugstore makeup brand that started in Germany and has spread to 55 countries, including The United States. The brand carries a wide range of cosmetics from […]

 

ESSENCE COSMETICS GIVEAWAY

essence cosmetics is the latest beauty brand to hit the shelves of Shoppers Drug Mart’s across Canada, and now is your chance to try this fun and affordable line! Enter below to win a prize pack of some of the our favourite products from the brand. Included in the prize pack: -essence mini lipgloss set in ‘Big Apple Style’ -essence eyeshadow in ‘Metropolitan’ -essence XXXL Lipgloss in ‘Nude Candy’ -essence […]