Vintage

Building a fashion empire for girly girls on Montreal’s Main

“More is more,’’ says Castle Ho, a Montreal girl boss who is building a fashion empire on the Main. She’s talking about her thoroughly girly retail philosophy, which has indeed translated into more of everything. The entrepreneur just opened her fifth boutique – La Petite Garçonne Chapitre 2, which is her fourth outpost on St. [...]

By | November 22nd, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Building a fashion empire for girly girls on Montreal’s Main

Vintage sale for a cause: Le Châinon

You want a Gucci, Pucci or Roland Mouret. And a Chanel. Maybe even an Hermès scarf. You also need cool basics. You are not a creature of trend, but style to your own tune. Vintage is a thrill. There’s so much stuff out there – so where to turn? The folks who run Le Chaînon [...]

By | May 23rd, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Vintage sale for a cause: Le Châinon

Falling for flares: how I learned to love wide-leg pants again

Published in the Ottawa Citizen, Dec. 18, 2015 Suddenly, at the first chill of fall, an incomprehensible urge came over me: I needed a pair of denim flares, a style that had not crossed my threshold in decades. The fashion message had finally filtered down to me. Read more here:   http://ottawacitizen.com/life/style/eva-friede-flare-pants-are-back-baby

By | December 18th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Falling for flares: how I learned to love wide-leg pants again