We talked earlier this week about how the L.B.B. (Little Black Bootie) is basically a non-negotiable in the modern gal’s shoe repertoire. And now, we talk next level LBB. Ask yourself are you ready? Are. You. Next. Level. Notice no question mark – because gurrrrl…

This week we are devoting our weekly Insta-post to the one pair we could never do without in our shoe rotation. Can you guess? It’s the footwear equivalent of the L.B.D….(insert drum roll here): the little black bootie or L.B.B. Both edgy and…

If you’ve heard of one Chinese artist in the past couple of years it’s probably Ai Weiwei. A leading figure in the contemporary art scene, and one of the most powerful Chinese artists working today, Ai Weiwei received international attention when the Chinese…

So, how is? We know the first week you sort of coasted, half pretending you were still on summer vacation. But those course outlines started piling up fast, weighing heavily along with a stack of books to match. Suddenly, your glossy bubble of…

Meet BABELET. Babelet is kind of like your quiet friend with the solid dry one-liners;  basically the perfect addition to any social gathering. Elevating your casual attire with its dapper but discrete texture, these tweed kicks are a modern answer to ‘running shoes’. Offering…

I Got Called Out
, But Came Out On Top!     I fell in love with punk in junior high.
 Beyond the sound, there was just something about the music’s do-it-yourself attitude that spoke to me, and by grade nine I was involved…

September 16, 2013

SCHOOL TALE

THE NEW KID: My Rocky High School Start I grew up in Victoria, British Columbia and went to public school my whole life. However, when
 I was 14 my family moved to Montreal, and my parents enrolled me in a Catholic all-girls high…

Call It Spring is making a British invasion! But don’t just trust us, take a look for yourself. From Elle UK to Glamour,  top Brit fashion voices are singing the CIS praises by showcasing the latest fall/13 footwear. And you know those Londoners are…

A peek at the Insta pics we loved this week — from those taking advantage of the (so many tears) last days of summer to fab flats artistry and even some CIS teamsters representing in West Covina. Show us how you rock your…

September 11, 2013

JUST IN: Moto Boots

Fall. It’s love hate right? Together we mourn the loss of endless summer days, gelato for dinner and fading tan lines. Ok, ok enough already. Fall has its beauty too. First and foremost, the fashion: tailored jackets, luxe layers and some mouth-wateringly fabulous…