Vintage: A Great Way to Go!

Erin Easterbrook When Courtney Leclair puts on her green, floor-length house-robe complete with shoulder pads, she’s engulfed in glamour. The robe is embroidered with a gold dragon on the back. The intricate detailing and luxurious materials suggest it was expensive, but Leclair bought the robe for a modest $8. Vintage clothing, like the dresses displayed […]

Vintage Shopping a Huge Success

Erin Easterbrook Vintage clothing has been doing very well in this economy The 25th annual Ottawa Vintage Sale was a day of “full-body contact shopping.” That’s how Jill Guertin describes the event which took place Nov. 15 in the Chateau Laurier Hotel. Although numbers have yet to be confirmed, many vintage vendors say they thought […]

Clothing Show Ticket Giveaway!

Prospere Magazine has two pairs of tickets to give away to this year’s Clothing Show! The show is being held at The Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place from September 25 to September 27 and will feature runway shows, vendors (including Shopgirls Gallery Boutique, Foxy Originals and Irina Rapaport) art exhibits and much more.  If you want a […]

Upcoming Event: MeFest – October 3, 2009

Lisa McDonald Those 2 Girls are at it again! The Fall 2009 MeFest will take place Saturday, October 3 at the Waterloo Memorial Complex from 9 am to 4 pm.  There’ll be vendors, freebies and much much more!  Check out the MeFest blog for more information.

Confessions of a Party-Going Shopper

Cynthia Cheng Guest getting her make-up done before a photo shoot Confessions of a Shopaholic opened in theatres across North America on Friday, February 13.  To celebrate its premiere, an party thrown by Hey Do You was held at the Fifth Social Club in Toronto the day before.  Over 225 people attended the fun-filled night getting glammed […]