MARCH 31, 2008
THE EYES HAVE IT
No girl wants to give away her beauty secrets, but this one I just need to share.
If you've ever feared semi–permanent eyelash extensions, fear no more: Vivian Ko of Wink Beauty Lounge is the Michelangelo of the lash world.
Placing individual hairs on each eyelash with surgical pr ...
Blog by Beebe Cline
MARCH 29TH, 2008
Undid your 'do getting a massage at Som Visao spa?
Toussled your tresses trying on spring frocks at Misch?
The new South Granville Blo blow-dry bar opening today promises eight sweet seats where $30 gets you 30 minutes of me time and a picture perfect coif for the weekend.
MARCH 28TH, 2008
We've never heard of a better reason to hit the switch and light up the Diptyque candles than Saturday's International Earth Hour (8 p.m. to 9 p.m.) when everyone's urged to get romantic for the sake of saving energy.
But we're not recommending you save energy once you've cranked up the Nina Si ...
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MARCH 27TH, 2008
Finally, Glastonbury Music Festival gumboot glam is coming to our very own Pemberton Valley with the summer music festival to end all festivals.
From Coldplay to Jay–Z to Tom Petty to The Crystal Method, everyone in your group will have something to rock out to.
Weekend passes ($239- ...
MARCH 26TH, 2008
Who doesn't love the supple leather goods of Montreal's M0851 (formerly known as Rugby)?
And now it has opened a Vancouver store where West Coast girls can get in on the action.
The slouchy–chic bags from its Knot Collection (from $365) are perfect to sling over a shift dress ...
MARCH 25TH, 2008
There's nothing worse than those embarrassing pillow creases on your face in the morning—no really, I've been up for hours!
Thank goodness for the new–to–Canada silk pillowcases that make sure your sleep face is smooth sailing and your bed head is banished.
But that pea ...
MARCH 24TH, 2008
Yes we sometimes splurge on designer lotions and potions, but there are plenty of inexpensive beauty favourites we wouldn't trade for all the Crème de la Mer in the world.
Herewith, our staff picks for tried-and-true drugstore beauty products.
Sarah Bancroft, Editor- ...
MARCH 22ND, 2008
THE NAME GAME
Bronte, Beckett, Iris, Piper, Phoenix, Hudson…
Outside-the-box baby names are popping up in all the right places and a Vancouver mom is helping spread the trend with her cute new downloadable Fresh Baby Names Book ($9.95).
It includes all the names above (and 1,500 more) plus a workbook to steer you and dad to the perfectly named progeny. ...