Category archives: Trends

You’re Invited: Black Tie Gala Dress Code

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The gala invites are in and it is time to prepare for the event of your season! Next comes the big question of “what are you going to wear?” There is no sense to purchase a gown that you know you will only wear for one night, this is where we come in. Below are our picks for the gala events of the 2018 season. Jewel tones are always a good decision, espec[...]

3 Dress Trends You Can Rock From the 2017 Cannes Film Festival Red Carpet

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The stars are not the only thing shining in Cannes Cannes is upon us! Hollywood's biggest stars have gathered in the South of France wearing their fanciest frocks for the week-long film festival. Here's a look at just a few of our favourite dress trends from the red carpet. White Hot: Celebs like Lily Collins, Kendall Jenner, and Rihanna proved tha[...]

3 Trends from the Oscars 2017 Red Carpet You Can Rock Right Now

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This years' Oscars were in no way short on drama and surprises and it all started with the Red Carpet. From monochromatic stunners to that quintessential Oscar gold, here's some of our favourite trends that we saw from last night's festivities! Velvet and Daring Taraji P. Henson and last years' Best Actress winner Brie Larson both came out last night weari[...]

Interior Design Trends Found In Fashion: Mixed Metals

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In design, there are parallels between the fashion industry and the interior Design world. Margaret Shisko, Decorating Den Interiors – The CPI Team, and Camille Mendoza, Stylist – Rent frock Repeat, shared the 2016 trends in a seminar delivered in Ottawa last year. As we start planning for the New year, let’s look back at the 2016 trends in home decor and fa[...]

Interior Design Trends Found In Fashion: Blue & White

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In design, there are parallels between the fashion industry and the interior Design world. Margaret Shisko, Decorating Den Interiors – The CPI Team, and Camille Mendoza, Stylist – Rent frock Repeat, shared the 2016 trends in a seminar delivered in Ottawa last year. As we start planning for the New year, let’s look back at the 2016 trends in home decor and fa[...]

Interior Design Trends Found In Fashion: Nature’s Influence

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In design, there are parallels between the fashion industry and the interior Design world. Margaret Shisko, Decorating Den Interiors – The CPI Team, and Camille Mendoza, Stylist – Rent frock Repeat, shared the 2016 trends in a seminar delivered in Ottawa last year. As we start planning for the New year, let’s look back at the 2016 trends in home decor and fa[...]

Interior Design Trends found in Fashion: Go BOLD

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In design, there are parallels between the fashion industry and the interior Design world. Margaret Shisko, Decorating Den Interiors - The CPI Team, and Camille Mendoza, Stylist - Rent frock Repeat, shared the 2016 trends in a seminar delivered in Ottawa last year. As we start planning for the New year, let's look back at the 2016 trends in home decor and fa[...]

Trend Tuesday: All Things Velvet

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Rising on the shore the ocean came. Walks along the waves of velveteen. His only thought was love for me. -The Carpenters Velvet. A fabric of royalty. A fabric of seductive nobility. Over the past couple of years, we have seen many trends recycle and it is time for an evening of velvet to reappear in everyone's wardrobe. Providing sheer sleekness, velvet ha[...]

Trend Tuesday: Flowers of Autumn

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Designers want me to dress like Spring, in billowing things. I don't feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn.  -Marilyn Monroe We have seen the flowers bloom and we have seen them crumble. It is the time of year that we are seeing the leaves fall and turn gorgeous shades of red, orange, yellow, and white. Although the spring rains have flooded awa[...]

Trend Tuesday: 90's Revival

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Slip dresses, crop tops, and plaid, oh my! We've seen the trends of the 90's re-emerge in a big way in the past few years but if the runways and your fave celebs have anything to say about it, these trends are going nowhere fast. If you're a little apprehensive about how to make the quintessential trends of the 1990's work for you, fear not! There are ton[...]

Trend Tuesday: Metallic Frocks

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Designers seemed to have been peeking into the future with this season's shiny trend! Mixed metallic accents and shiny dresses were seen all over the Spring/Summer runways and not to mention the red carpet during the space themed, Met Gala. Our Ottawa Stylist and Logistics pro, Ayrian, shared her thoughts with us on her not so secret love for metallic loo[...]