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This Beautiful Life: Julie D’Uva



I first met the amazing Julie D’Uva at a blogger brunch that I had organized with a few of the fun people I would tweet with in Toronto. Julie and I have kept in touch over the years as her PR career took her from Harry Rosen to Holt Renfrew and now overseas to Shanghai, China! I’ve always admired Julie’s work – online and in PR. Her incredible sense of style even landed her on Toronto’s Most Stylish list by Toronto Life Magazine. I was ecstatic to catch up with her and learn more about life abroad. Meet Julie!


What inspired you to launch your blog Seven Dollar Pants?

Back in the day, my friend Christine and I talked so much about our great shopping deals that we impressed each other and ourselves so we were inspired to start Seven Dollar Pants to share our shopping finds with our friends. Through the years it shifted, as Christine moved away from the city and I continued to blog on SDP more about travel and places to go.

Christine has her own blog fromchristine.com where you can see adorable pictures of her son. He’s too cute. (more…)

A Crafternoon with Erica Domesek – P.S. I Made This


With Christmas just around the corner, Holt Renfrew in Toronto kicked off the holiday season with a party co-hosted by Erica Domesek, founder of the popular DIY website P.S. I Made This.

Billed as a personal appearance, crafting event and book signing, Holts welcomed Erica to Toronto to celebrate the launch of her new book, P.S. You’re Invited. The colourful new tome features over 40 DIY projects to customize your closet, spruce up your home and throw a stylish party with a personal touch. (more…)

For the Love of Overalls: The Man Repeller


By: Daniela DiStefano

Do you know of The Man Repeller?

She’s the girl who launched a thousand arm parties and countless questioning glances from the opposite sex. Last week at Holt Renfrew on Bloor in Toronto, The Man Repeller Leandra Medine drew a crowd of fashionable ladies and gents for the exclusive Canadian book launch of Man Repeller: Seeking Love. Finding Overalls. (more…)