WHAT TO WEAR TO PACKWOOD GRAND

READ IT IN 3 minutesLet’s go shopping. We have an event this weekend and guess what, it’s not too late to find a FAB outfit. I know, we should have started looking like weeks ago but who has time to plan like that?! Anyways, here we are, excited and outfitless.  I’m sharing my pro tips and tricks to nailing your Packwood outfit and/or, honestly, any fancy summer event.   <br /> I love ALL of these options.  Zandra from Life With Zandra and I decided to go search high and low for Packwood Grand outfit inspo. We headed to CrossIron Mills cause HELLO, we love a good bargain and they have tons of dresses. After sifting through tons of options at Saks Off Fifth, I narrowed it down to my […]

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THE STAMPEDE OUTFITS YOU NEED THIS YEAR

READ IT IN 3 minutesHAPPY CANADA DAY!!! I hope you’re reading this while sunbathing and sipping frosΓ©. If not, let’s make it happen. Today ALSO means we are ONE WEEK away from Stampede weekend 1. ONE WEEK. The countdown is on. It’s time to start planning out outfits and booking our beauty routine. JUST a little itinerary for ya’ll, stampede beauty will be posted TOMORROW and followed up with my Guide to Stampede. AKA what to do and how to survive. Genius. Stampede is Calgary’s hallmark event of the year. People travel from all around the world to attend. You DO NOT, I repeat, DO NOT need to be a country fan. I know, shocking. I wasn’t and would attend Stampede each and every year. The city basically shuts […]

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HOW TO THROW YOUR PRE PACKWOOD GRAND PARTY.

READ IT IN 4 minutesI have SUCH an exciting post for today. Pretty much because there are like 900 photos BUT ALSO cause we are chatting PACKWOOD GRAND! We are ONE MONTH AWAY TODAY. July 29, 2017. Mark it down. YES yes yes yes. The event of the summer. I know a few of you have no clue what I’m talking about so let’s talk. Packwood Grand is a fabulous event  inspired by the Kentucky Derby but held in Calgary every year. A TON of Calgary’s young professionals dress up in their summers best and attend. It IS an elegant affair but socializing and drinking does take place…. for a majority of the time.  GUYS WE DRESS UP AND HAVE FANCY COCKTAILS AND CHAT. Isn’t that what we always […]

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SUMMER WHITES FOR THE BRIDE-TO-BE OR JUST CUZZZ

Drea Marie shares her FAV Summer whites for bride to be's and anyone looking for a flirty summer party white outfit.

READ IT IN 2 minutesSummer solstice was yesterday. Which means we need to talk about summer whites. I wrote about summer whites last year but I wanna take it up a notch this time. We have a TON of bride to be’s looking for wedding event outfits that won’t break the bank. Also, these dresses are perfect options for a summer party which I am SURE we will have a few of this year.  White isn’t scary. A lot of people believe black is slimming and white is well… NOT slimming. I get it. Yes, there is some truth to that, BUT that doesn’t mean we can’t find a flattering white dress. It’s all about the cut and fit.  Let’s start with some visuals shall we? K SO CUTE. […]

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