Lifestyle

How to Consign Clothing

Having worked for many years in a women’s consignment store, I know a thing or two about the in’s and out’s of such a store and some of these tips may help you have a better chance of success when you try to consign clothing of your own. Now every store has a different set …

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Kimberly’s Deja Vu Holiday Lookbook

Skirt by Trisisto and Knit Top by Cherie Bliss We wanted to show a variety of looks for all kinds of women. This look is a more basic, less flashy outfit that’s just dressy enough for a holiday party or business lunch. You can easily dress up your every day wear with a necklace such …

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Fashion

Transitioning into Fall

Fall is my favourite times of the year in regards to temperature, scenery and of course, lots and lots of layers! I have plenty of light jackets that I never seem to be able to wear, except as an inside blazer left open. Its often quite challenging to get dressed in Kingston as the weather …

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Lifestyle

Thrifting in Kingston

In honour of National Thrift Week next week, I thought I would share a list of some great local places to find wonderful thrifted goodies! Talize 540 Gardiners Road, Kingston Monday to Saturday 9:00 to 9:00 Sunday 10:00 to 7:00 www.talize.com The Goodway 844 Division Street, Kingston Monday to Thursday 10:00 to 5:00 Friday 10:00 …

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Fashion

The Lucian Matis Dress

Let me tell you about a dress. Not just any dress, a Lucian Matis floral. I purchased this dress at The Revolving Door consignment store several years ago. The dress was brand new, had the tags still hanging on it. I took once glance and knew it had to come home with me. From that …

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Thrift Haul

Ottawa Thrift Trip

I have skipped plenty of Value Village half price weekends this year as sometimes thrifting loses its thrill when the price points start creeping up and I don’t see the value in it. Last weekend I decided to spontaneously treat myself to a morning away (as in a two hour drive) to Ottawa to hit …

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