I skipped last weeks Friday feature because I needed a mini-blogcation...so now it's time to introduce you to another fabulous Canadian fashionista!!
A brief description of your blog:
A personal style blog that focuses on reworking pieces you already have in your wardrobe and shopping on a budget
How long have you been blogging, and what made you start?:
I started blogging in March of 2010, but have only recently started blogging for real! I have made it a priority since the beginning of 2011 and have already noticed it make a dramatic change (for the better) in my life!
How would you describe your personal style?:
I would say it is chic, with a little touch of the unexpected
Do you feel that you can relate better to fashion bloggers living in Canada? Or is there no difference?:
Ever since I stared following fashion blogs I have hungrily searched for fellow canadian bloggers. I find they bring such inspiration and the pieces they wear are actually attainable!
What are some of your favourite Canadian (only found in Canada) stores?:
Joe Fresh is my all-time favourite and I sing it's praises to everyone who will listen! I hope (greedily) that it stays our own Hidden jEm!
What store do you wish would open up in Canada?:
Charlotte Rousse, Target (which has bought out Zellers :) )
Do you have any favourite Canadian designers/fashion brands?:
I love the Breckerman Biteplate gals. Their designs and fashions are so unique!
Who would you consider a true Canadian Fashion Icon?:
Coco Rocha - Just watched her wedding video and her dress was breathtaking!
Finish these sentences:
A person with true style is someone who...:
can work with simplistic pieces and put something together that is extraordinary
My greatest fashion inspirations come from...
The fashion bloggerina's I follow and the people I see in everyday life
The most cliché Canadian thing I enjoy/have ever done is....
I go to my Boyf's brothers timbersports tournament each year. Watch a bunch of lumberjacks cutting, sawing and tossing logs...
Aside from fashion blogging what do you enjoy doing in your spare time?:
I love spending time with my Boyf, my family and my poodle. I have also stared knitting and plan to learn to sew my own clothes.
Do you have any other random thoughts or interesting things you would like to share about yourself?
I work in the scrap metal industry - that is usually an interesting topic of conversation.
Thank you Julie for answering these questions!!