Destination Wedding Dresses with Style and Flair

We’ve always loved the idea of a destination wedding….something small, intimate and in a tropical climate. Plus, there’s something appealing about getting married by the water. If a destination wedding is in your future, be sure to look through our recent picks on hot destination wedding dresses. (click here for the rest of  Smartbride Boutique’s […]

Going Nude? Wow, SERIOUSLY?

Last week, we asked you what you wore to keep cool in this hot weather.  We were extremely surprised that 40% of you said you like to go nude.  I didn’t think we Prospere gals had the guts to do this!  At the same time, another 40% of you liked to wear flowy dresses.  10% […]

Summer Heat and Clothing: What Keeps You Cool?

It’s July and the temperature is climbing.  With the humidity, the weather is usually hotter than the “official” temperature and we all need to keep cool somehow.  Therefore, this week, Prospere Magazine is asking you: [poll id=”133″]

From Smartbride Boutique: Asymmetrical Gowns

If you’re a bride who isn’t interested in donning the typical strapless wedding gown, but rather prefers a bit more visual interest along your neckline, the popular asymmetric neckline is a stunning choice. Whether you want it embellished with flowers, want to rock some ruffles, or prefer a simple silhouette, this week’s choices have it […]

Patio Dinner with the Family

Sunday is Father’s Day!  What are you going to get your dad?  Rather than an at-home barbecue dinner, perhaps the entire family would go out to a restaurant with a nice patio.  No casual outfits for this dinner!  Here’s an outfit that you might want to wear: Patio Dinner by shortystories featuring ASOS shoes Princess […]

From Smartbride Boutique: Amazing Deals on Dresses

When you think of the crème de la crème when it comes to wedding dress designers, names like Justina McCaffrey, Monique Lhuillier and more spring to mind. As beautiful and breathtaking as these dresses are, many of us think, “there is no way I can afford that!” (for more, please click here)

Dreams Come True at the Corsage Project

Cynthia Cheng It’s May and high schools across the continent are gearing up for prom season.  Every Grade 12 student is looking for the perfect outfit to show off at the event, considered a rite of passage for many.  After all, it’s the last party for many before entering a new phase in life, whether it […]

Holiday Dress Suggestions from Fernanda Carneiro

Fernanda Carneiro I aimed my Fall/Holiday collection to the fashionably wise woman who wants to stand out in a classy way. The collection highlights retro geometric designs and recognizably classic tailoring.  This combination of fine lines and beautiful tailoring make for the perfect pieces to wear to those family or office holiday parties. To illustrate […]

You Style, Your Silhouette

This week we’ve got a selection of beautiful dresses from across the country. Whether you want to look fabulous on a budget or have a little bit of money to spend, this week’s top picks range in price from $350 to $1500 and cover all the silhouettes, from mermaids and trumpets to princess and A-Line. […]

Cute Resort Dress That's Great for the Petite Gal!

TLE Designs‘ latest collection makes for great resort wear or for a night out in the city.  Designer, Teresa Le’s brightly-coloured tops, mini-dresses and headbands will surely turn heads whether at the beach or at a club or lounge!  The best news about TLE Designs is that the pieces are perfectly proportioned for women 5’4″ or […]