514 Outfit Post – La Croissanterie Figaro, Recycling and French Inspiration

514 Outfit Post – La Croissanterie Figaro, Recycling and French Inspiration

The Figaro cafe is tucked away in Outremont Montreal on the corner of a quiet street.  As soon as you walk in, you are taken away to a make believe Parisian cafe… everything in here (including the delicious eats) screams Paris to me (have you noticed at all lately how badly I want to go???).  […]

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514 Outfit Post – Eye Loves and Bella Balenciaga!

514 Outfit Post – Eye Loves and Bella Balenciaga!

I love those gray days that only feel right when you are bundled up and protected away from the world.  I love those days when you reach for your favorite pair of jeans as some sort of makeshift safety blanket.  I love it when those favorite jeans are well loved and despite everyone’s advice to […]

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Fashion Show teaser… More to come…

Fashion Show teaser… More to come…

Heidi Ho fellow Fashionista’s! Here’s just a lil’ teaser of what I did today… A follow-up post to come on the edgy 514 fashion show featuring yours truly… not to mention two local designers collaboration debut you won’t want to miss… and who could forget the professional 514 photographer who snapped up all the shots… […]

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514 Outfit Post – Pug Halloween Costume Party

514 Outfit Post – Pug Halloween Costume Party

So this post is a little late considering Halloween is long gone… but I couldn’t NOT publish this – pugs in costumes I will take any day.  This was Halloween day itself at a local dog park here in the 514… where approximately twenty five pugs (including my baby Bella – the skelepug) arrived in […]

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Fashionista Favorites – The Sweet Escape of Anjulie

Fashionista Favorites – The Sweet Escape of Anjulie

I am in love with this song.  So beautiful. Finally got my hands on the Anjulie CD!  Love it even more than I expected to… she has a voice/style reminiscent of Nelly Furtado and Melanie Durrant.  Guess what?  She also happens to be Canadian.  BOOM.  I love. She mixes an eclectic variety of cultural beats […]

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Fashionista Friends – De La Montagne Montreal

Fashionista Friends – De La Montagne Montreal

Today I had a nice little meander around town with two of my closest girlfriends.  There is just something about a girlfriend’s perspective that no guy could ever truly understand or get.  They have been there, done that.  Shared the same experiences, hurt, and travelled alongside you from an outsider’s perspective.  They monitor the changes […]

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514 Outfit Post – Weekend Slump…

514 Outfit Post – Weekend Slump…

The weather has been rather gray as of late… an excellent back drop for how most people seem to be feeling here in the 514.  I have been fighting off a cold and trying to pack in some well needed R&R via OD-ing on hoards of Gossip Girl, second season (SUCH a guilty pleasure)!  Honestly, […]

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Fashionista Finds – Black and WTF?!?!

Fashionista Finds – Black and WTF?!?!

Because I seem to have a knack for all things oddball, thought I would share with you all my love for this blog… Black and WTF.  Showcasing strange black and white photo’s sent in from followers… have one of your own?  Email it to: blackandwtf@gmail.com. Please, PLEASE proceed to checking it out… too cool for […]

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Fashionista Favorite – Screaming Mimi’s Window Displays…

Fashionista Favorite – Screaming Mimi’s Window Displays…

For all of you who have never heard of Screaming Mimi’s – prepare to jot it down on your fashion radar.  Alive and blossoming since the 70′s in downtown Manhattan NYC, Mimi’s carries vintage finds from as early back as the fifties up until the nineties. A modern mecca for collectors as well as celebrities […]

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New and Improved F514 Features…

New and Improved F514 Features…

So… slowly but surely the new site and it’s design are taking form!  I am very proud to call this my very own and hope all the alterations have not been a headache to adapt to and you are finding my site easier to navigate!  With the new site comes some new applications that I […]

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