The Osheaga Arts and Music Festival is always a fun weekend where you get to listen to amazing bands and dance all day with your friends. It’s also three days full of sweat, hotness and sometimes rain. That’s why you need to be…

We went girly this week, with a bunch of photos featuring neutrals, soft pinks, lady-like dresses and a couple of tough-chick details. Our classic black pumps were even featured in a street fashion show by Paul and Joe — one of our fave…

It’s a city in the Pacific Northwest known for its super laid back vibe, cool indie music scene and serious street food. Pack your bags, we’re off to Portland.   Rest & Relax Part of an awesome getaway is staying at a cool…

The Osheaga Festival (one of the biggest music festivals in Montreal, if you don’t already know) is just around the corner and you’re probably already wondering what the heck you’re going to wear, because let’s face it, Osheaga is all about music AND…

If there’s one thing in life we can’t do without, it’s a selection of purses. From handheld to totes, satchels to bucket bags, we love them all. But our absolute, no questions asked favourite bag shape of all time is the cross-body bag….

Sometimes life gets unexpectedly awesome. That’s what happened at NorthSide on the Saturday night after we caught a stripped down show by Brooklyn’s Widowspeak at Cameo Gallery. We stepped into a secret room for an interview (okay, okay it looked like something out a Lynch…

Having performed to a packed house at Cameo Gallery, we nabbed  Molly Hamilton and Robert Earl Thomas of Brooklyn’s Widowspeak to talk hometowns, best (and worse) tour experiences and fave pop stars. Get to know two of our new favourite people a little…

We hit the Brooklyn streets (and shows) in some seriously hot and sticky weather in our search for the quintessential NorthSide vibe. We’ve collected some of our favourite moments here—from the artists and Brooklynites at Williamsburg Walks, to festivalgoers heading to see Solange…

In 2009, Dan Lardner met Alex  Niemetz. The two went for ice cream and the next thing you know, they were playing in band together along with Dan’s childhood bud, Peter Baumann. They were 17. Last month, the New York City-based four-piece (Texan,…

/ Culture / DIY
July 18, 2013

DIY: Watch Strap

A watch is not only a useful thing to wear, but it’s also the centrepiece of a girl’s arm swag. For that matter, an arm swag (or arm party) is the way you pile up your jewellery on one wrist and show the…