Style Files

Style Files
June 2017
Canada Day Backyard

It’s Canada’s 150th birthday, why not celebrate in style? If you’re having people over for long weekend BBQs, it’s not too late to add some last minute flair to your backyard space.

The fun pattern and fun colours of these drinking glass sets are the perfect way to subtly impress your guests. Bonus: They are made of BPA-free plastic…safe and functional!

Business on the outside, party on the inside:
You put a lot of work into your meal prep, it should be served the same way. These bowls feature a fun and tropical pattern your guests will love.

Compliments to the chef:
The Remy Olivier BBQ Smoke Box is like bringing a gourmet smoker into your own backyard. Just place damp woodchips in the smoke box before grilling and voilà! Your food is now infused with flavor and you get a reputation for being the best griller on the block!

Bright lights, BBQ city:
It doesn’t get any better than these stylish solar picks to bring your garden to life. A conversation piece by day that transitions in luminous mood lighting by night.

So there you have it. Make your outdoor living space stand out this year and host the EPIC backyard BBQ you’ve always dreamed of. Happy Canada Day! [...]
Wearing Black In Summer

As soon as the mercury starts rising, it’s common to ditch your dark colors and transition into pastels and bold colours. But we say…forget that fashion rule, create your own and wear black whenever you feel like it! Here’s our cheat sheet.

1) Fabric
Instead of focusing on what colour you’re wearing, focus on the fabric. Opt for easy, breezy and lightweight fabrics such as linen, cotton and rayon.

2) Summer with a twist
Who says summer garments have to have colour? Summer trends like fringe, lace and rompers look just as great in dark shades as they do in colours of the rainbow.

3) The main attraction
Black has already done most of the work for you - it matches with everything! Keep your main garment black and then choose coloured or pattered accessories to add a summery touch.

So don’t let the naysayers get you down. Black is a classic staple for every month of the year! [...]