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I grew up in the Prairies which meant long cold winters. Wool has always been in my wardrobe whether it’s was a warm sweater knit by my grandmother, my tights I’d layer under my pants, or cozy socks to keep my toes from freezing while playing out in the snow. I still love wool and all of it’s amazing properties like it being wrinkle resistant, odor resistant, temperature regulating, breathable, and quick drying. I was recently introduced to a company…

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Family Photos

Family photos! The very first thought that went through my mind after I scheduled our shoot was, of course, “what are we all going to wear?”. This was followed by, “I will need to buy us all new outfits.” It is so ingrained in me that these type of events require fresh, new clothes. Or at least, it was. Although this is the initial thought that goes through my mind, I’m snapping out of the habits of actually going out…

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Curated Thrift Fashion For Sizes 10+

Curated thrift and vintage sites. I love them! I love perusing items people have hunted for and I’m a sucker for anything that is presented in a beautiful way. There was, however, one problem I kept running into when trying to shop these sites…they had nothing in my size. Anything being offered up was always in the size 2-8 range. Occasionally I would see a size 10, but I haven’t been a size 10 in years. I’m a proud size…

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Wide Leg Black Pants 3 Ways

Ok Ladies! I’m here to help. I’ve had quite a few people ask me how I would style my new, black, wide leg, Free Label pants. (Find them here.) I modelled these beauties for their Fall campaign, fell in love, and had to buy them for myself. For the photoshoot these pants were paired with cropped style tops. The question I kept getting was “How would you and can you style the pants without a crop top?” Yes you can!…

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Imperfectly Sustainable

As some of you may know, I started this year off by exploring and educating myself in the world of slow fashion vs. fast fashion, along with sustainability, and our consumerism. Some days I feel like my head is going to explode with all the information I have taken in over the past eight months. It can be a frustrating journey as there are a lot of information out there that is a matter of opinion and, no surprise, a…

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