Topic: Canada

Jen’s Mom’s Guide To The Royal Tour Of Canada

Jen's Mom's Guide To The Royal Tour Of Canada

Oh Canada – you are feverishly preparing for the most eagerly anticipated sightseeing trip of the year. In exactly one day, William and Kate, aka the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, will arrive in (according to the Government of Canada’s very formal and complete itinerary) the National Capital Region.

We know a lot about the royal couple, but do they know much about you, Canada? I will speak to you as though you are a person, Canada. I expect you have prepared big, fat, boring briefing books for the royal couple, and that isn’t fair, because those statistics are overwhelming. Keep it simple – make each city on the tour “come alive” in three simple phrases.

I will help you. More »

Link Love: The Day That Miniskirt Wearers Triumphed

Link Love: The Day That Miniskirt Wearers Triumphed

Canadians, rejoice! H&M has announced plans to come to the Great White North … in 2014. – Montreal Gazette

A Brazilian college student who was expelled for wearing a miniskirt to class has won a $23,000 settlement from the school. Since being expelled, Geisy Arruda has launched her own clothing line and been on a reality show. – MSNBC

Kanye West referred to Lindsay Lohan’s disastrous collection for Ungaro as “9/11 for celebrities doing fashion.” Rudy Giuliani is probably holding a press conference about it later. – Elle UK

Miu Miu got the honors of closing out Paris Fashion Week. No word on whether Miuccia wore the banana earrings again. – Fashionista

Club Monaco is finally embracing e-commerce. They don’t have their own site, though – they’ll be doing a capsule collection on Shopbop.com. – WWD [subscription required]

Amazon has purchased BuyVIP.com, a flash sale website. Reportedly, this is so that they can compete with HauteLook. Let the battle begin! – SocialTech More »