Author: nadia

White Linen…

Photographed by: Christine Williams Photography White Linen Dress: Winners | Leopard Sandals: Gaimo, Winners | Black Shoulder Bag: Alexander Wang , Holt Renfrew (no longer available) | Necklaces: Jeweliette Jewelry Summer white is so my jam these days!  And this lovely linen number is definitely going to be on repeat this season, especially with Diner en Blanc AND my Euro trip coming up… Outfit Details: I purchased this dress from Winners in late July, and not only do I love the light-weight linen fabric, I also fell in love with the loose and easy shape of the cut and how it floats...

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Make it POP!

Photography by: Daniella Ciuffa Photography July 2017 marked 20 years in the beauty, bridal and fashion industry.  Here’s a look at how we celebrated with some of our nearest and dearest… I can’t have a party without a sweet table and candy bar.  These customized cookies and treats made by our friends at Cake and Giraffe and The Uncommon Cake were adorable!  And the candy from Karamaller Candy Shop in Yaletown was a hit! We can always depend on our friends at The Flower Factory for creating the most spectacular florals.  They really played on the Italian Garden theme...

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Concrete Jungle…

Photography by: Daniella Guzzo Photography Jeans: Girlfriend Jeans Gap | Black Ruffle Blouse: Value Village | Suede Fuchsia Heels: Manolo Blahnik | Embroidered Clutch and Ceramic Rose Earrings: Value Village I’m baaaack!!  It was a whirlwind trip to the East Coast (Toronto and New York City) and boy was it fun!  I kicked things off in Toronto, where I made a guest appearance on CTV’s The Marilyn Denis Show as a beauty expert.  It was an incredibly great honor to share a few moments with Canadian radio and television legend, Marilyn Denis. What an inspiring woman; truly lovely and kind.  We taped a...

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Party in Pink!

Photographed by: Daniella Guzzo Photography Who’s ready to celebrate Canada’s big 1 -5- 0?  I sure am; and I’m wearing pink to the party – haha! Not only does 2017 mark Canada’s 150th birthday, it’s also a significant year for me because I’m celebrating my 20th year in the beauty and fashion business!  It was July of 1997 when I officially became a certified makeup and hair artist and booked my first significant wedding gig!  That year, I also landed a job at the Club Monaco Cosmetics makeup counter on Robson Street, which then lead to a store manager and trainer...

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Jinnell’s Lougheed Look Makeover!

Photographed by Daniela Ciuffa Photography Here are some images and behind the scenes footage of our third and final head-to-toe Spring style refresh that I worked on with our partners at Lougheed Town Centre.  Hope this inspires you as much as it did me… Before Jinnell is 30 years old and nominated herself  for a makeover.  She lost over 50 pounds in the last year and wanted a style change to suit her new body.  She was curious to see how someone else would dress her and hopes to create a great wardrobe for when she’s out at social events friends.  She describes her...

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