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The Arise Box – Ethical Summer Essentials

The Arise Box Review - Summer Edition

Even small, everyday purchases like as coffee, tea, breakfast cereal, and bread are a vote for something. How you shop and companies you support are a vote for what you believe in and the kind of place you want the world to be. For example, favouring organic produce is a vote for environmental sustainability and purchasing fair trade products is a vote for human rights. We have a great deal of power in our pockets and the choices we make…

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Fashion & Style, Shopping

Best Places to Shop for Summer Dresses

Shopping online for summer dresses.. Top 10 list of online retailers!

Dresses create a look pulled together look that requires little effort, which is why I love them so much. I've put together a list of my favorite places to shop online for summer dresses so you can find your perfect summer dress, whether is a floral maxi dress, casual mini dress, or a special event dress…

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Fashion & Style, Lifestyle

The Classic Summer Bucket List

Summer always seems too short, from festivals to patio and backyard parties, the possibilities are endless.

Every time Summer rolls around, I become filled with ideas of all the summery things I want to do, but when Labour Day sneaks up, I'm always left thinking I missed out and didn't get a chance to do it all. So this year, I've put together a bucket list of all the classic summer activities I want to do this season. Keep reading to see what on my list…

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Fashion & Style

Crushing on Culottes

Summer streetstyle look with culottes and off the shoulder blouse

Culottes of all shapes and sizes are the definite 'it' garment for this Spring and Summer. Fabulously chic, culottes are considered to be somewhat of an unconventionally sexy trend as the midi skirt’s edgier sister. Culottes were initially a style that I hesitated to try. But after finally trying on my first pair, I realized they are actually quite flattering…

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Fashion & Style

The Pink Trend

the pink trend is real! love this pink lace pom pom dress!

The pink trend is real. And it's everywhere these days. It seems like the fashion world is obsessed with pink right now. The Spring/Summer runways had every shade of pink, from neons and fuschias to dusty roses and muted blushes. Lately, I've been finding a lot of pink sneaking into my wardrobe…

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Fashion & Style

How to Shop for the Perfect Jumpsuit

Summer OOTD: striped playsuit

Fashion trends come and go, but one of my favorite summer trends is the jumpsuit. Summer style is all about simplicity and comfort. Jumpsuits and rompers are probably one of the most effortless styles to wear, it's a one and done piece that creates a pulled together look that's easy and versatile.…

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DIY, Fashion & Style

The Secret to Removing Scuffs from Patent Leather

Learn the secret to removing stubborn scuff marks on patent leather shoes..

Now I have been warned about patent leather, they scuff easily, can be difficult to repair, but look oh-so-stunning! Most scuffs will come off with a gentle rub of a damp cloth, but if that doesn't work, there's the secret ingredient you already have in your beauty toolkit…

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