Falling for Marie Saint Pierre

When I was younger, Marie Saint Pierre was a name that was very special to my ears. I was constantly looking at magazines and fashion trends, and I was very much impressed with this designer who seemed to be such an icon in the fashion industry in Quebec. I liked her structured and feminine cuts, her audacity, her ideas. And nothing changed. I had… Read More

My Walkin Closet

I’ve always – always! – been that kind of person who has way too much clothing. When I was younger, my room was a walkin closet with a bed (not the opposite), and there were shelves, bins, clothes racks all over the room. I was happy, surrounded by fashion items that inspired me every day. When we moved into our new home this summer,… Read More

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How To Deal With Living In A Hard Water Area

Water is something that most of us in the Western world tend to take for granted, and even more when we live in an area that benefits from soft water. If you’ve moved from a soft water area to one where the water is harder, then you know the havoc it can play on your skin – and this is something that people who… Read More

Making Your Wedding The Unique Day That It Should Be

If you’re in the process of planning your wedding, you’ll know that it is one of the most exciting times of your life. There are so many different flowers, how are you supposed to choose? And how is a girl with a minimum of 100 dresses in her wardrobe supposed to go and pick the perfect one for the ceremony? The questions go on,… Read More

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3 Steps To a Healthier Home

We spend the majority of our time (around 90%), indoors; whether that be at work or at home. And a good chunk of that time will be spent in our own homes. Making it a comfortable and relaxing place to be is pretty high on the list. But how many of us think about the impact our home is having on our overall health… Read More

12 Days of Christmas with The Everyday Luxury

This year, I wanted to do something different and offer you a series of contests for the Holidays! The Everyday Luxury is my way of inspiring you to live surrounded by beautiful things, every day. It’s to present you with places and items that make me feel special – hoping that it is the same for you. Thank you for following me. Thanks to… Read More

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There’s Something Fishy About Your Outfit Of The Day

Nothing beats cooking up a feast. From garlic to fish; it’s a taste sensation. The only trouble is the smell that comes with ingredients like these. Try as you might, they have a habit of lingering for days. Whether you’re in the heart of the kitchen or up in the attic; you’ll be able to smell what’s been on your plates. In the worst… Read More

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Jeane & Jax’s new CAROLINE bag!

I often talk about women entrepreneurs, and if there is a woman who inspires me in the fashion industry in Quebec, it’s the designer behind Jeane & Jax! (See her Luxury Insiders profile here) A few years ago she launched a collection of vegan leather handbags, and today the brand is expanding rapidly to the rest of Canada, and more. Her bags are not… Read More

6 Tips For Taking Better Photos

Whether you’re looking to become a professional photographer or whether you simply want to take better vacation snaps, it’s worth knowing a few camera tricks. Here are just six tips that will help you to take better photos. Consider the direction of the light Professional photographers are masters of light. One of the biggest wedding photography tipsto get good snaps is to always keep… Read More

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4 Things I’ve Learned since Being Engaged

We’ve been engaged for almost nine months now. Already. Time flies! I know many of you are still waiting for the official pictures of the wedding (!) but it’s not for now. Among other things, I wanted to share some of the lessons I have learned over the past few months, because maybe you are also engaged, or perhaps you have already been there…. Read More