When I found this jumpsuit during one of my routine vintage treasure hunts, my heart skipped a beat and I practically tackled it, the love was so strong. Even after all these years, the thrill of the find, the true diamond, can still flood my...

I get asked a lot about how to shop second hand and what to look for. My advice for the novice thrifter: stay open and let the piece find you. And how, you may ask, does one achieve this openness? For starters, ignore the size on...

The mom jean, aka vintage denim from the 80s and 90s, has become a hot commodity over the past couple of years and shows no signs of slowing down. Mainstream stores have finally caught up and are trying their best to replicate what once was. I'm...

That’s right, I said need, not want. Did you know leopard print is a neutral? Jenna Lyons said so, which makes it true, in my book. Leopard print is a basic, it’s a staple. You need it. It can say so many things: I’m fabulous, I’m as...

I'm living up the last days of summer in my Value Village two piece score. Fall is undoubtedly on its way so I'm gonna damn well wear shorts and no socks until the very last second. Get out there and soak in what's left of summer. top and...

The weather has finally turned, the Sorels are boxed in the basement, bye bye socks! We have loads of fresh Baba clutches in the making and are excited to debut our beach covers for you all along with loads vintage goodies including vintage Levis jeans and...

For those of you who have been following along one year ago, I challenged myself to buy nothing new for the calendar year. I could buy second hand and consigned items but nothing that was straight off the rack. This might not seem like a huge...

We've almost survived the holiday season, boxing day is behind us, but the sales will continue to rage on and tempt us into stuff we don't need or may not endure more than a few fashion seasons. Full disclosure, I am no saint and have...

It was a whirlwind eleven days at the OOAK 2016 show! My first show, with a last minute booth (only four weeks to prep), really taught me a lot about the scalability of my designs and business, and how much can be in done in...

Let's start with the Witches feet…. [caption id="attachment_5362" align="alignnone" width="1024"] magic phoenix [/caption] [caption id="attachment_5358" align="alignnone" width="1024"] lab consignment[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5372" align="alignnone" width="1024"] top drawer [/caption] [caption id="attachment_5370" align="alignnone" width="1024"] nouveau riche [/caption] [caption id="attachment_5365" align="alignnone" width="1024"] life of manek [/caption]   As part of the Toronto Vintage Crawl, I put together a Coven of my...