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Haute Harajuku

Haute Harajuku

Bustling, vibrant, endlessly imaginative and completely electric, there is little doubt why Harajuku is not only one of Tokyo’s most famous areas but one of the most recognised fashion destinations in the world!

The Art and Science of Cocktails from Renowned Bartender Tony Conigliaro

The Art and Science of Cocktails from Renowned Bartender Tony Conigliaro

Posted by on Nov 13, 2011 | No Comments

Tony Conigliaro of Britain is a pioneer when it comes to mixology. In this video you can see how he experiments with creating new flavours in the lab above his bar, 69 Colebrooke Row in London England.

This little piggy went to Au Pied de Cochon
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This little piggy went to Au Pied de Cochon

Posted by on Nov 1, 2011 | No Comments

I was referred to Au Pied de Cochon by one of our favourite wine stores Highlander Wine & Spirits. It was no coincidence — it seemed whenever I asked a Montrealer for restaurant recommendations, Au Pied de Cochon was the first place mentioned. After reading a few reviews and checking out their menu, I was on the phone making reservations.

Orrefors of Sweden by Karl Lagerfeld

Orrefors of Sweden by Karl Lagerfeld

Posted by on Oct 15, 2011 | No Comments

Why is it that everything Karl Lagerfeld touches turns to beauty? I swear if that man did his magic on me I’d come out looking like Baptiste Giabiconi… I wish.
Artist, photographer, designer and editor Karl Lagerfeld has now expanded even further by designing his first line of crystal products with Orrefors of Sweden.

Dark ‘n’ Stormy

Dark ‘n’ Stormy

Posted by on Aug 28, 2011 | No Comments

Lazy days call for lazy drinks. The Dark ‘n’ Stormy is refreshing with a spicy kick, and having just two ingredients makes it a sure bet for carefree late-summer porch sipping.

Willow Stream Spa at Banff Springs Hotel

Willow Stream Spa at Banff Springs Hotel

Posted by on Aug 20, 2011 | No Comments

This past weekend my husband and I took off to enjoy a relaxing birthday weekend in our own backyard, Banff. A special treat was waking up for the Banff Springs weekend brunch and then heading off to the Willow Stream Spa for a relaxing afternoon.