Author: nadia

Nadia’s 7 Style Sacraments…

Photography by: Brooklyn D Photography It’s a huge compliment and honour when people approach me, seeking my experience and knowledge in the areas of beauty and fashion.  I take great pride in the work that I do with my clients and appreciate it when people trust in my ability to transform their appearance to enhance and empower the person they are on the inside.  A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of presenting my “7 Style Sacraments” program to a group of corporate professionals at Keystone Environmental in Burnaby.  Here’s how it went… My assistant for the day...

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BRUNETTE…

Photography by: Daniella Guzzo Photography Hey girl — it’s friday and I’m feeling feisty!  Then again, being a confident Italian woman, I’m known for my stable yet quirky and enthusiastic personality.  I’ve been described as being that “girl next door” type that everyone wants as their best friend because A) I’m always going to be there when you need me; either for a good laugh or when life gets real (ride or die baby!).  B) I work hard and play hard, even though my preferred bedtime is 9pm.  C) I make a mean tomato sauce and tend to over...

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FLEUR Vancouver

Photography by: Brooklyn D Photography Last Sunday, we celebrated the debut of the Fleur Wedding Show and Forum.  The event was held at the new JW Marriott Hotel in Vancouver and produced by Aly Armstrong Event Planning.  While the endless prosecco and yummy hors d’oeuvres were being passed around by the lovely staff at the Parq Vancouver, we engaged with our future brides and caught up with some of our favourite wedding industry friends.  Here’s a look at what we experieced… The Nadia Albano Style Inc. team (L’Nielle, Julie, Vanessa and I) was on-hand for a meet and greet, and to support...

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OPUS Hotel Stay-cation…

Photographed by: Daniela Ciuffa Photogtaphy So what do you do when you’re desperate for a little R&R with your hubby but don’t want to deal with the hassle of airports, canceled flights and airport security?  You plan a staycation in your own City and check-in to the Opus Hotel Vancouver!  That’s right, we “checked out” for the weekend and stayed at this chic and urban getaway, located in the heart of Downtown, Vancouver.  The property has been around for almost 20 years and the folks here treat their guests like rockstars!  From the moment we arrived, we were immediately...

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NYE Makeup and Hair Tutorial…

Photography by: Union Photographers. Happy New Year’s Eve, Everyone!  I’m ending the year off with a beauty BANG!  That’s right folks, it’s a two-in-one makeup and hair tutorial to get you inspired for tonights festivities!  Follow along to get the look… Step 1: After you’ve evened out the complexion with primer, foundation and bronzing powder, you’ll want to sweep the entire eyelid with a gray eye shadow base. I’m using MAC “Shroom”. Step 2: Using the Laura Mercier Caviar Stick in “Sapphire”, draw a thick line along on the eyelid, along the base of the lashes, then smudge the...

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