FANCY Evening Gown Pop-Up at Holts

The exclusive evening gown trunk show at Calgary’s Holt Renfrew.

There’s no place like Holt Renfrew. Their selection of designer goods is unmatched in Canada and continually impresses me. So when I heard they were having an exclusive designer evening gown pop-up, I had to check it out. And I’m glad I did. Because I’ve always loved the excessive glamour popular back in the Dynasty days (Alexis Carrington will forever be a fashion icon) and these gowns were reminiscent of that level of opulence.  Continue reading “FANCY Evening Gown Pop-Up at Holts”

Fancy And Chic Wedding Dress Alternatives

Wedding dress alternatives
Left to right: Pink Tartan ‘Flocked Clara’ dress, Michael Kors ‘Origami Sheath’ dress and Adam Lippes asymmetrical satin-twill maxi skirt and cropped pleated top.

Finding the perfect wedding dress can be stressful. There are endless options in all different prices ranges. But one thing to consider is that it doesn’t always have to be about a big formal wedding gown. These days there are more and more weddings that don’t call for a traditional wedding dress. And there’s an increasing amount of brides looking for chic alternatives to walk down the aisle in something that’s still memorable for all the right reasons.  Continue reading “Fancy And Chic Wedding Dress Alternatives”

Bella Returns With A Bang With Alberta’s Largest Fashion Show Ever

Top Calgary models Amber Conrad, Devon Elizabeth, Lauren Barrie and Jade Davis of The Nobles.

Last week, over 700 of Calgary’s most fashionable philanthropists and party goers enjoyed one of the most stylish evenings Calgarians have seen in a long time at Bella – Calgary’s premier fashion event. The sold out fundraiser, presented by Holt Renfrew and Calgary Health Trust, impressively helped raise over $500,000 for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Foothills Medical Centre and the funds will help create the only in-born Level III Tertiary Care Unit in southern Alberta.

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Bella Is Back! What To Wear To Calgary’s Fashion Event Of The Year


On March 11, Calgary is in for an event and fashion show like never before. Bella – one of Calgary’s leading fundraisers and presented by Holt Renfrew and Calgary Health Trust – is back and it’s going to be, without a doubt, Calgary’s leading premier fashion event.  Continue reading “Bella Is Back! What To Wear To Calgary’s Fashion Event Of The Year”

Holidays At Holts And The Designer Deer Charity Auction

If you haven’t been to Calgary’s Holt Renfrew yet this holiday season, make sure to check it out – you definitely won’t be disappointed. The store is decorated beautifully and the window displays are incredible. There’s also live Christmas music on Saturdays and they have a huge selection of seasonal gifts, including toys, goodies and decorations, not to mention the best selection of luxury and contemporary designers in the city (but you already know that). And to help celebrate the holiday season with style – and raise money for an important cause – Holts is having a unique silent auction to benefit the Alberta Children’s Hospital.  Continue reading “Holidays At Holts And The Designer Deer Charity Auction”