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Gastown District

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It was my last day in Vancouver, so what better way to end it than to go shopping for vintage clothing in Gastown District. Omg! I fell in love with this part of town as soon as we arrived… This is the place to go If ever you find yourself Read more →

Fun in the City

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I was fagged out last night so I couldn’t do an outfit post. Here’s what I wore early today to roam the streets of Downtown Vancouver (Robson St. to be exact) Top – Bebe Vintage Blazer – Second Time Around Current Elliot Jeans – Nordstrom Rack Sam Edelman Slingback Pumps

Joke of the Day

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I saw this on Facebook, and I just had to share…

Greetings From Vancouver, BC

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TGIF! I am on my annual visit to Vancouver…attending a wedding this weekend. It’s day one, and I decided to go hiking. Point of interest? The Grouse Mountain. This is by far the most difficult hike of my life… the Grand Canyon Hike was not even this difficult. At some Read more →

The bandage Mentality

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The Bandage Mentality – Covering up pain, hurt, crisis, problems, and lies is synonymous to covering up a wound with a bandage. Eventually, infection creeps in and begins to ooze out and is exposed. It’s always better to let it air out. If you don’t expose it and clean it Read more →

Green White Green

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Happy Hump Day y’all! It’s almost Friday. These pictures are kinda old. The first set are from August (Vegas Trip) and the last set (rocking the fro) are from a few months ago (sometime in July). I really love this “made in Nigeria” dress. It’s perfect for the summer (sniff Read more →

Nordstrom Launches Topshop Online & in Selected Stores

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Extra! Extra! Read all about it…  Topshop and Topman has been officially added to select Nordstrom stores and is available online. This is good news for folks like me who love the British brand but live in cities like Los Angeles where there is no Topshop/Topman store.  Hurray! Let the Read more →

Rocker Chic (Maybe)

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I just had brunch with friends @ The Hudson in West Hollywood. I have very words today as I have had one-too-many mimosas. Here’s what I am wearing today. Top- Fringe, Redondo Beach CA Vintage Vest – a couple yrs old from a vintage store on Palmdale CA Wax Jeans Read more →

The Obama Ladies

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The Obama ladies looked stunning at the final day of the DNC in Charlotte, NC. Michelle was spotted wearing an elegant print dress by Laura Smalls. Malia was seen in a $59.95 purple H&M dress, while younger sister, Sasha opted for a $138 belted jacquard dress from Anthropologie. Source

Kendall and Kylie Jenner Hit the New York Fashion Week Runway

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Check out the Jenner Sister’s strutting their stuff at the Sherri Hill Show in New York.