Dec
13

Fashion Friday features one extra special model…As we WRAP UP our HOLIDAY HAUL!

Kim Appelt has the luxe looks to keep you – and the little ones – in style during the holiday hustle! Plus our Fashion Friday features one extra special model…As we WRAP UP our HOLIDAY HAUL! Then, Dave Lackie has the BEST in festive beauty… including an EXCLUSIVE look at the hottest lipstick collection in the WORLD right now.
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Shoppers Drug Mart Beauty Boutique Luxe Fragrance Coffret & Certificate for Her, $105

Sample seven luxe scents in collector mini bottles: Versace Bright Crystal, Chloe Chloe, Lancome La Vie Est Belle, Giorgio Armani Si Fiori, Moschino Toy2, Salvatore Ferragamo Amo Ferragamo Flowerful & Yves Saint Laurent Mon Paris. Then exchange your certificate at Shoppers Drug Mart for the full-sized bottle of your choice.

Shoppers Drug Mart Beauty Boutique Luxe Fragrance Coffret & Certificate for Him, $105

Sample seven luxe scents for him in collector mini bottles: Versace Pour Homme Dylan Blue, DSquared2 Wood, Montblanc Legend, Salvatore Ferragamo Uomo Urban Feel, Versace Eros Flame, Giorgio Armani Acqua di Gio Profumo & Yves Saint Laurent Y. Then exchange your certificate at Shoppers Drug Mart for the full-sized bottle of your choice.

Available at shoppersdrugmart.ca and select Shoppers Drug Mart stores in Canada.

 

Sneak Peek: Clarins Fresh Scrub, Comfort Scrub and Pure Scrub, $29

You’re seeing them first on Cityline. This trio of gentle scrubs with natural ingredients debuts on January 1st, 2020. Comfort Scrub is a nourishing oil scrub with sugar microcrystals. Fresh Scrub is a refreshing cream scrub with natural beads. And Pure Scrub is a purifying gel scrub with lava beads.

 

Dior J’Adore

Dior J’Adore Body Milk, $69

A lightly scented and ultra-hydrating body lotion is ideal for drier months.

Dior Sparking Couture Palette Dazzling Eyes, $72

Arguably one of the chicest makeup palettes for holiday, this selection of neutral shadows will work on all skin tones. And the packaging is ultra luxurious.

 

Guerlain Mon Guerlain Fragrance Gift Set, $83

This beautiful holiday set contains a travel-friendly 30 ml Mon Guerlain eau de parfum and Mon Guerlain body lotion. Contains notes of Carla lavender, sandalwood, Tahitian vanilla and jasmine sambac. The bottle was created in 1908 as one of Guerlain’s iconic bottles.

 

YSL Beauty 5-Piece Mini Rouge Pur Couture Set, $85

Enjoy five mini YSL Rouge Pur Couture lipsticks in the most popular shades. Available at yslbeauty.ca

YSL Beauty Black Opium Eau de Parfum Mini Star Set, $35

This coffee-floral scent is wildly popular with teens and Millennials. This cute mini set is exclusive to Sephora.

YSL Beauty Rouge Pur Couture “Collector Couture Studs” lipstick collection, $49 each

Special limited edition lacquered cases in orange, red, pink and peach with stud detailing. Available at yslbeauty.ca

 

2019 OPI Hello Kitty Collection, $XX to $XX

Following the wildly popular 2016 collaboration, OPI has once again teamed up with Hello Kitty for a limited edition nail colour collection. (The shade “Let’s Be Friends” from the 2016 collection was the most-searched OPI shade in the history of the brand.) This year, you’ll find 12 vibrant and glittering shades along with a pair of cute gift sets. Available at amazon.ca

 

Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse, $46

This is the number one beauty oil in the country & boasts 98% of ingredients of natural origin. It’s a multi-purpose dry oil that moisturizes, nourishes, repairs and beautifies. Use it on face, body and hair. Available at shoppersdrugmart.ca

 

Versace 4-Piece Men’s Travel Fragrance Set, $49

The ideal stocking stuffer for any stylish guy. Contains Eros Flame, Dylan Blue, Eros and Eau Fraiche Pour Homme.

 

Moschino Fragrance 5-Piece Mini Collector Set for her, $49

Enjoy travel-friendly mini bottles of Fresh Couture, Pink Fresh Couture, Fresh Gold and two Toy2.

 

Versace Eros Flame 4-Piece Gift Set, $127

This citrus spicy-woody scent for him (that also smells amazing on her) boasts notes of lemon, rosemary, black pepper, geranium, rose, vanilla, tonka and warm woods. It contains a 100 ml eau de parfum spray, 10 ml travel spray, 100 ml shower gel and 100 ml after shave balm. One of the best fragrance values of the year. (The 100 ml fragrance alone retails for $125)

 

Elie Saab Le Parfum Royal, $112

Orange blossom and patchouli take centre stage in this rich, feminine fragrance. Add in mandarin, rose, neroli, sandalwood, amber and vanilla and you have a lovely evening scent.

 

Carolina Herrera Good Girl Gold Collector, $154

The original award-winning fragrance with notes of coffee bean, jasmine sambac, tuberose, tonka bean and cocoa comes in a shimmering gold edition bottle for the holidays.

 

Stila Light Up The Night Eye and Lip Set, $33

Stila Blue Realm Velvet Eye Shadow Palette, $39

Stila Ethereal Elements Beauty Boss Lip Gloss Set, $78

A trio of beauty sets featuring some of Stila’s most popular products and shades.

 

Lancome Holiday blockbuster

Make a $50 Lancome purchase and you can buy this set for $98. It’s worth $615!

This chic round train case is backed with some of Lancome’s most-loved products and shades.

 

Tiffany & Love for Him eau de toilette, $120

This aromatic-citrus scent for him blends notes of ginger, mandarin, cardamom, juniper-cypress, sandalwood and Blue Sequoia.

Tiffany & Love for Her eau de parfum, $160

A tribute to modern love, this woody-floral for her blends blue basil (a botanical ingredient developed exclusively for Tiffany & Co), blackcurrant, grapefruit, neroli, jasmine, tuberose, Blue Sequoia, vetiver and cedarwood.

This is Tiffany’s first foray into the dual fragrance category – inaugural launch of a men’s fragrance under creative direction of Reed Krakoff. Two complementary scents with a common ingredient: blue sequoia. Vibrant woody note anchors and unifies the two scents.

 

Lisa Eldridge New Velvets Lipstick Collection, $40

Six new shades of this buzz-worthy lipstick that boasts a velvet-like texture on the bullet of the lipstick. The product is a creamy, hydrating matte lipstick with a hint of satin texture. Available at lisaeldridge.com

 

 

 

Burt’s Bees Face Essentials, $24.99

Cleanse naturally with Soap Bark & Chamomile Deep Cleansing Cream, Peach and Willow Bark Deep Pore Scrub, Facial Cleansing Towelettes and Coconut & Pear Moisturizing Lip Balm.

Burt’s Bees Hand Cream Trio, $14.99

Enjoy Lavender Honey, Orange Blossom Pastachio and Rosemary Lemon-scented natural hand cream in a cute environmentally-friendly post-consumer recycled package.

Burt’s Bees Mistletoe Kiss, $9.99

Contains Pomegranate Moisturizing Lip Balm, Peony Lip Shimmer, Hibiscus Tinted Lip Balm

 

Azzaro Wanted Girl, $127

A floriental gourmand scent for her with notes of ginger flower, dulce de leche and vetiver.

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All retailers and looks can be found at Bayview Village http://www.bayviewvillageshops.com/

 

Look 1: Amber

Pants: Veronica Beard trousers, TNT

Wrap dress: Retrofete, TNT

Tank & shoes: TNT

 

Look 2: Peggy

Pants: Retrofete embellished drawstring trousers, TNT

Tank: TNT

Blazer: Alice & Olivia Macey Velvet Fitted Blazer, Andrews

Shoes: TNT

 

Look 3: Brent

Pants: San Marino

Sweater: San Marino

Coat: Brooks Brothers

Shoes: Bronsen Orbit, Ron White

 

Look 4: Amadeo

Full look: Jacadi

 

Look 5: Amber

Dress: Smythe Sequin Side Slit Dress, Andrews

Shoes: TNT

 

Look 6: Peggy

Dress: Retrofete Denisa Sequin Slip Dress, Andrews

Faux Fur Jacket: Andrews

Shoes: Browns

 

Accessories segment prizing:

Jewlr.com - $100 gift card

Birks:  https://www.maisonbirks.com/en/birks-iconic-silver-bee-chic-pendant

Birks Iconic – Silver Bee Chic Pendant ($125)

Pandora - Celestial Stars Bracelet – $100

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Dec
12

Manners, please! The party etiquette rules you should be following this holiday season.

The ultimate gift guide for the tech lover on your list! Shai DeLuca has every idea you HAVEN’T thought of! Then, Manners, please! The party etiquette rules you should be following this holiday season. Plus, Festive décor AND fashion for our furry friends!
Dec
11

Get ahead of that holiday food hangover before it even begins

Get ahead of that holiday food hangover before it even begins. From sweets to soup and snacks, Joy McCarthy makes the delicious detox recipes you need right now! Then, Bring comfort and joy to the fitness fanatic on your list. Brent Bishop has a round up of the best wellness gifts. Plus, Pay Chen will help you welcome winter with the best outdoor gear.
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Holiday Gifts for the Active Person

  • Lebert Equalizers - $129.99
    • over 100 bodyweight exercises with the most stable bars available.
  • Nintendo Ring Fit Adventure - $99.99 (Switch Sold Separately: $399.99)
    • New accessories use the Nintendo Switch joy cons
    • Turn real world movements into in-game action with Nintendo’s new immersive adventure game.
  • STK hand held foam roller – Sporting Life
    • Hand held roller, perfect for travel. Aids in muscle recovery, improves flexibility, and enhances mobility
  • Hyperice Hypersphere mini massage ball - $149.99
    • The Hyperice Hypersphere is a compact massage-therapy ball that helps relieve tension and increase your range of motion and flexibility. Perfect for travel and on-the-go, the ‘Mini’ targets your tightest areas to unlock the body and help you move better.
  • Hyperice Hypervolt - $499.99
    • The Hypervolt is a cordless state-of-the-art percussion massage device that is lightweight, easy to use, and extremely quiet due to the Guiet Glide™ Technology.
  • Yak Trax - $49.99 Sporting Life
    • combination of removable spikes and steel coils. Continue your winter running with safety and stability.
  • Nike basketball socks - $18.00 – Sporting LIfe
    • breathable, sweat-wicking and zoned cushioning and the forefront and heel to absorb impact on the court
  • Yogatoes - $72.00 – Sporting Life
    • Ultra light, quick drying, skidless yoga mat, super absorbent & eco-friendly *made with 4 recycled plastic bottles
  • BMAT Yoga Mat - $84.00 – Sporting life
    • high quality, light weight and travel friendly
  • Spider Gloves - $35.98 – Sporting Life
    • Stylish touch screen friendly, Primaloft insulation, water repellent
  • New Balance shoes
    • Ultra light, breathable mesh upper that delivers a comfortable fit
  • New Balance sports bra/athletic top
    • Sweat-wicking, form fit design ….
  • Fitbit Versa Lite - $199.99
    • Fitbit’s most affordable smartwatch
    • Features: 15+ goal-based exercise modes, 24/7 heart rate tracking and the Fitbit features you know and love like step, sleep and activity tracking.
    • Allows you to stay on top of your calls, texts and calendar alerts, plus quick replies for Android users to make responding to texts on the fly a breeze.
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Staying warm in the winter:
Outfit 1
Layering vest
Layering pullover
Fanny pack
Thermal tights

Outfit 2
Honcho Poncho

Heated gloves
Zippo handwarmer
Polar fleece socks
Waterproof runners
Ear warmers
Safety necklace
Hydrapak

Cozy guest rooms:
Diffuser
Humidifier
Weighted blanket - extra throw
Bath robe
Sleep mask
Muscle arm pillow
Body cream & lip balm
Reading socks (adults and kids) - Shoppers Drug Mart
Shark and unicorn hooded blanket for kids - Shoppers Drug Mart

Bedroom set Ikea
Bedframe
Side tables
Mattress
Bench at end of bed
Armchair
Comforter cover
Lamp x 2
Carafe
Drinking glass

 

Dec
10

Wow your guests with the PERFECT seasonal sips + make-ahead appetizers.

Wow your guests with the PERFECT seasonal sips and make-ahead appetizers that won’t have you stuck in the kitchen. Randy Feltis has your holiday party prep on lock. Then, Your office party wardrobe dilemmas solved! How to turn a no-no into a knock out! Plus, :It’s the Holiday Haul dreams are made of.
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Outfit 1
Le Chateau

Outfit  2
H&M

Outfit #3
Marshalls

Best Party tips:

  1. Coat rack with recycled shoe and purse storage bags on the hangers for gloves scarves, etc.
  2. Winter greens on rubber boot matt
  3. Beers in a drink bin or sink and then ice dumped over top. Have an opener and hand towel for drying the bottle.
  4. Have screw top red and white wines out with glasses on either side.
  5. Bottles of water with small bags of snacks tied with a ribbon for guests to take as they are leaving.

 

Dec
09

Stefano Faita serves up simple side dishes that will take centre stage.

Huge prizes and even bigger surprises! And YOU have a chance to win everything from home! Then, Stefano Faita serves up simple side dishes that will take centre stage. Plus, Lisa Chang brings you the time-saving kitchen gadgets every home cook needs.
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