The longline blazer can create a dynamic look

Yve Goodwin - November 24, 2015

The current 2015 fall and winter women’s longline blazer fashion trends have allowed ladies the opportunity to create dynamic looks, while simultaneously defining their unique personal styles. Smart separates that are saturated in the classic neutral tones and vibrant colors of the season, in combination with simple detailing and flattering shapes are what makes these timeless garments among the most popular pieces found in women’s …

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Healthy Snackin’

Quench - November 23, 2015

Despite its bad rap, snacking can be an important and necessary part of a healthy, everyday diet. Preparing a healthy snack when we are hungry (not bored!) can prevent overeating at mealtimes, can regulate blood sugar throughout the day and provide important nutrients our bodies require for optimal health. Remember, even when we are choosing healthy options, moderation is key; keep portions reasonable and don’t …

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For the upcoming winter months, grey is where it’s at

Yve Goodwin - November 23, 2015

During this 2015 autumn and winter fashion season the neutral colour grey has taken over the lead as one of the must-have hues in men’s wardrobes. Although it’s quite common to make good use of this classic hue throughout the cold weather season, its popularity has been ramped up to a whole new style level: as high-end shops boldly showcase its powerful impact through the …

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Gin IQ

Lisa Hoekstra - November 17, 2015
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Enjoy; because it’s a martini kind of day… Gin: a juniper-flavoured tipple used as the basis of almost every classic cocktail, enjoyed on the rocks or neat, and universally recognized as the G in a G&T. A mystery to some but a necessity in every home bar. It’s no surprise that cocktail lovers and gin connoisseurs have discovered a way to make their favourite distilled …

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Winter is here. 5 accessories for the season

Quench - November 16, 2015

Winds have changed and chilly weather is soon to set in. Have you prepared for the winter? What accessories will you wear this season? Here I give a list of some very enticing accessories to help you tackle winter wear worries. Ear Muffs Ear Muffs have long been a choice accessory, they have attracted winter fashion lovers through their warm and protective look. This year, …

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4 Holiday Cocktails – It’s that time!

Quench - November 13, 2015

The holiday season gets its official kick-off in North America with the coming of American Thanksgiving, celebrated on the fourth Thursday in November. 12 days from now, if you’re counting. Oh, and 40 days until Christmas. Here are 4 rum cocktails, perfect for the season (or pre-season) courtesy of Appleton Estate and bartender extraordinaire, Andy Hunter of Toronto. Happy weekend! SPICED JAMAICAN ESTATE DAIQUIRI Ingredients 2 …

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