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Hello Darlings, Few weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending the grand opening of Canada’s first stand alone Jimmy Choo boutique. Thankfully within the past few years American retail giants and sought after designers have made their way across border and have blessed us with a wider selection of fashion goodies. I will always be a supporter of Canadian retailers foremost however it is always wonderful to have more choices. After all, it is a woman’s nature to want to have more!

Marta Tryshak and Shayla Bond and the opening of Jimmy Choo Toront store

Founded in 1996 by couture shoe designer Jimmy Choo and Vogue accessories editor Tamara Mellon, the Jimmy Choo was favorite of Princess Diana. The design direction is overseen by Creative Director Sandra Choi, who’s the niece of Choo’s wife. Sandra’s vision is to create one of world’s most treasured luxury brands. The 198 square meter store, located in Yorkdale  Shopping Centre reflects the new global store concept designed with the London-based David Collins Studio and is true to Choo aesthetic.

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Hello Darlings, A woman’s purse is her weapon, we all know it! It  carries our secrets and so much more. During the fashion week that weapon becomes a stand in for everything. From a beauty kit, to a lunch box, a tech station and  a go-to companion. For that one week, we essentially live out of our purses. It may not be the same purse but regardless of which one it is,  it is single – handedly the most important accessory aside from our phone which is probably in that purse! Not to forget it is also a fashion statement and during this brutal winter, the shoes and the purses have been lifesavers. They are the only accessories that can be regularly changed to add a kick to an otherwise dull parka or winter coat.

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Allow me to introduce you to  my latest obsession and joy, the new Christian Louboutin Sweet Charity purse. This little stunner is a perfect combination of  daytime meets cocktail hour. Versatile enough to transition every outfit from day to night. Since I tend to favor my purses and shoes;  Sweet Charity is seeing lot of action this week. Fashion week, day meeting or a night out every girl should consider having the following items in her purse at all times.

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