How To Make Vintage Clothing Look Brand New

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I have no problem wearing  pieces I love over and over again.Whether I’m mixing designer with vintage or casual with fur if it’s a staple you’ll see me wearing it all the time.  Case in point ; Last week I featured my go to yellow sheath dress on the blog. This week I’m back in my yellow dress and I’m showing you how to maximize your winter outfits by incorporating vintage/ thrifted jackets into your wardrobe.
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Gals On The Go!

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It’s been a busy year for us already. In the last few weeks Jill has been interviewed by Global Television 3 times  , we appeared on Rogers Daytime together talking about the Body Confidence Canada Awards,  we were featured on the Huffington Post  and we shared some tips on self care with Sophmore Magazine .

Heads up nominations for the 4th Annual Body Confidence Canada Awards will open on March 8th.

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How to Upgrade Your Winter Wardrobe

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I have no idea where January went , I blinked and it went from New Years Eve to Febraury 1st in a heart beat. If you’re like me you made a long list of all the things you wanted to accomplish in January  and you’ve only crossed a few of them of the list.
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Body Confidence: Living Life out Loud

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Most mornings I look into my bathroom mirror and I say, “I’m a big bright burning star and I’m gonna shine forever!” The reality is some mornings I may not believe it but I say it anyway. It’s my chance to cloak myself in love and assurance before I walk into the world. For me taking risks, albeit calculated, inspires me to live completely, to play the leading role in my one woman show even at times when I’m doubtful or uncertain of the outcome. Having read the late Maya Angelou’s poem The Mask I try my best not to live my life as, “a dance that’s walked a song that’s spoke.” What is body confidence? For me it’s living out loud, strong, fearless, and at other times vulnerable, fearful, stomach in knots…its being present in my best moments and forgiving of myself at my worst…it’s knowing when to take things seriously and when to play tag.

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2015 Body Confidence Canada Awards

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We’re proud to announce the 2015 Body Confidence Canada Awards (BCCA’S) Recipients

Our recipients actively strive to challenge so-called status quos through arts, fashion, business, human rights, social justice, philanthropy, policy and heath and wellness they are literally helping to reimagine diverse bodies that are living, taking up space, and breaking through boundaries. Our recipientsare Body Confidence and inspire us to celebrate ours.

Stay tuned for more announcements! BCCA 2015  , BY INVITE ONLY! INVITES COMING SOON!

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