Style and Food Blogger Profiles Wanted

Prospere Magazine/DelectablyChic! will be launching regular blogger (every other week) profiles in the near future.  Do you have a style or food-related blog and would you want to be profiled by Prospere Magazine/DelectablyChic!?  If you are, please send us an e-mail letting us know why you and your blog should be profiled on our site.  Food […]

DelectablyChic! Update – Looking for a Graphic Designer

As you probably know, Prospere Magazine will become DelectablyChic! in a few months.  We have our URL, but we are also looking for a graphic designer who can come up with a logo for us.  The new logo must fit the image of DelectablyChic!, a site which will focus on dining, style and a bit […]

Coming Soon: DelectablyChic!!

Prospere Magazine is undergoing a make-over!  In the next few months, we will be changing our name to DelectablyChic.  The new DelectablyChic website will feature the same designer profiles, recipes and restaurant reviews which was in Prospere Magazine and will be updated several times a week.  Stay tuned for more information, including the new logo […]

Henrietta Pertuz: Petite and Classically Fashionable

Cynthia Cheng Like most petite women, Henrietta Pertuz has had a great deal of difficulty finding clothing which fit her 5’2″ figure.  Regular clothing was just not cut properly, and alterations were not always possible without paying a great deal for reconstruction.  Getting tired of the difficulty, she left her job as an advertising executive to […]

Half Believe Physical Size More Important

We are not surprised here.  50% of you thought that seeing models who are relatively the same size as yourself is more important than one of the same or similar ethnicity.  After all, how are you supposed to know what an outfit looks like on you if the model was a completely different size? 21.6% […]

Ethnicity, Size, Both or None? What's Most Important to you in Advertising?

There are lots of people who believe that models who “look like them” are more likely to persuade them to purchase items than ones who do not.  In other words, for many minorities, they are more likely to purchase items (or clothing, in this case) if models look like them, ethnically.  Others feel that ethnicity […]

Cute, Colourful Dresses and Beach Cover-ups!

Cynthia Cheng TLE‘s spring/summer collection will make you sizzle not only at the pool and beach, but on the street as well.  Her colourful dresses, which can be worn alone or as cover-ups are comfortable, flowy and just look dazzling!  Because TLE’s pieces target the petite woman, there’s no worry about looking out-of-proportion if you’re […]

Height Issues Should Be Discussed by Media: Poll

Last week, Prospere Magazine asked whether height should be as much of an issue as weight when it comes to body image.  41.7% of you believe that it IS important.  After all, most women are 5’6″ or below, not 5’10”.  33.3% believe that not only should it be discussed, but short celebrities (which means many […]

LG Fashion Week Wrap-Up: Loves, Some Loves and No Loves

Cynthia Cheng            Lucian Matis (top left), Lovas (top right), Dmitri-Chris (bottom left), Heart Truth (bottom right)    Loves: Arm warmers at Lovas. No need to worry about cold arms while wearing short sleeves in the winter. Looking forward to get my hands (or rather, arms) on them later this year. Lucian Matis‘ collection.  […]

LG Fashion Week, Wednesday: Celebrities, Menswear and Non-Standard Sizes

Cynthia Cheng   The Heart Truth show is the first of the day.  On behalf of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada and featuring a variety of different designers and their own creation of the “little red dress,” this event raises heart and stroke awareness in women.  Designers include Andy The-Anh, David Dixon, Jason Meyers and […]