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I remember hearing about this as a child: whatever you do, do NOT mix pink with red…Another age-old fashion rule that deserves to be explored and expunged.  I think it is interesting that red is the color for the sultry seductress and pink is …

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LKisStyle: Breaking the Fashion Rules, Part Three

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Tis the season for online shopping and one of my favorite stops on the World Wide Web is TopShop.  With amazing items for every different aspect of your wardrobe, what started as a pause on my holiday shopping sites resulted …

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LKisShops: TopShop, TopPicks

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No one tells you that a wedding is an near impossible task.  Wait. That is not entirely true.  People do hint at how much work it is or how it brings out the “best” in those around you….In order to …

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LKisWedding: Montreal Bridal Boudoir Event, Part 2

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It seems I have weddings on the brain, and it felt pretty good to totally indulge in this preoccupation at the Montreal Bridal Boudoir Affair this past Sunday.  With a lengthy fashion show, followed by all kinds of scrumptious treats and presentations from various …

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LKisWedding: Montreal Bridal Boudoir Event, Part 1

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Every year my girlfriends and I have a holiday dinner.  It is a tradition that started before weddings, babies and dabbling with anti-aging cream.  We get together at one of our homes, inevitably eat too much and indulge in some vino, before opening …

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LKisShops: Beauty Holiday Giving

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I remember the first time I set foot in a Le Chateau store:  I was 13 and bought a long black blazer that had plaid patches and the most fabulous silver buttons all the way down the front.  It was the cat’s …

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LKisEvents: Le Chateau Media Party

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I don’t need new shoes… ever.  But once in a while, I get something in my head and then a new shoe purchase becomes inevitable.  I think most of you know that I am huge fan of Jeffrey Campbell and it’s …

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LKisObsession: New Shoe Purchase

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I have never been a real rebel.  I was a good kid, a good student and while I can have a bit of a mouth on me, when it comes to the rules, I generally abide by them.  Exceeeeeept, when …

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LKisStyle: Breaking the Fashion Rules, Part 2

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How many times have you heard:  When it comes to fashion, there are no rules?  While one would like to think that is the truth, we are taught by the fashion conscious influences in our lives (our mothers, magazines, fashion-forward …

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LKisStyle: Breaking the Fashion Rules, Part 1

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When you decide that marriage is for you (cuz you found that one person to be your true partner for the rest of your life), suddenly you totally care whether the cake will be two tiers or three and whether the …

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LKisWedding: Judith Leiber Bridal

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I have a love/hate relationship with self-tanner.  It saves your skin from sun-damage, but it stinks, literally.  Now, they all promise that they won’t.  That somehow this tube-‘o’-tan will magically be odorless (I have yet to encounter lotion that is odorless- …

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LKisObsession: Why Self-Tanner Stinks…

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Every now and then you meet someone and you just think, this person could be my friend.  Now, does it help that this new potential friend is also a brilliant bag designer?  Yup.  Does it help even more that while …

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LKisObsession: 442 McAdam…bag it