What I Love: Not Camping

The other day during my outdoor shopping adventure I ended up at Sur le Table- an excellent cooking/kitchen store with endless amounts of kitchen crap that I’d never guess to exist. Among the pots, pans, peelers and whisks of all shapes and sizes, I found these napkins, which well, basically sum me up to a tee. Who else loves NOT camping?

not camping napkins

What I Wore: Just the Other Day

This is actually the first outfit I wore in AZ on Saturday. I am loving the sunshine and how the backyard is in full bloom-great for snapping outfit photos that I’m usually too shy to take when I’m at home up north.


Sunnies: Jimmy Choo. Shirt: BCBG (last year) Shorts: Aritzia. Sandals: (take a better look at them here!) Tory Burch.

The shirt I’m wearing is one of my favourites- it is SO light and flowing, you’d never guess it is 90some degrees outside. It is made for this state.

Thanks for stopping by and stay tuned for more Arizona adventure time! Also, don’t forget to follow me via Instagram @talktomyshoes and Twitter @talk2myshoes


Happy Easter from Talktomyshoes

Happy Easter to all of my readers!

I’m about to head out for brunch in the sunshine, this is my situation:


Dress: I found the BEST place to shop in Moose Jaw, it is this great place called “online”

Sunnies: NEW! YAY ME! -Tom Ford-

I hope everyone is having a beautiful and relaxing day!

Holiday, Here I Come!

I haven’t slept! I have coffee! I’m in Calgary! I’m going to AZ!

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I’m taking pictures of all my crap to pass time! I’m also people watching. Currently: Everyone is being boring in the terminal and I am the only interesting person.

Also, when going through US customs:

Officer with perfectly calculated facial hair “Where are you headed?”

Me: “Arizona”

Officer with perfectly calculated facial hair, “Ok.”

Apparently that is all it takes for me to get into the States now…


Oh the shameless selfie… As I was awkwardly approached last week at work for a picture for the yearbook I felt myself tumble into some sort of awful pit of dread knowing that I would never approve of the picture to be snapped. Kind of funny for a girl who enjoys a good picture of herself (no shame here…). The thing is, I like being the one taking that picture, I like being in charge. I like knowing that I can sit or stand there until I get it right. The only other person I feel comfortable enough to get to snap a picture of me is my dad.

Needless to say, I approached my coworker in a frenzy worrying about them using that terrible picture (that I never even saw). She simply replied jokingly “Well why don’t you send me a selfie then.” Joke or not, I am taking her up on it.

This is what I came up with:


Anyway, I thought I’d turn this into a bit of a beauty post… So,


Eyeshadow: Mac (Malt & Vanilla) Eyeliner: Marc Jacobs Mascara: Marc Jacobs.

Eyebrows: Mac (Tempting Eyeshadow) and Marc Jacobs brow gel.


Foundation: Lancome. Concealer: Marc Jacobs. Loose Powder: Mac Mineralize Powder

Bronzer: Okay. My bronzer is actually a mineralize blush from Mac in a dark tawny shade. But it works for me.

Blush: Mac mineralize

Lips: Yves Saint Laurent Sheer Candy in Succulent Pomegranate (new favourite lip product OF ALL TIME!)

Jimmy Choo launched ° collection – The CITIZENS of FASHION

HUGE news over at Jimmy Choo- a new permanent collection to all of our delight! Practical, sporty and comfortable; fashion footwear that is a little more down to earth.

Jimmy Choo launched ° collection – The CITIZENS of FASHION.

Canadian Tuxedo

This is what I wore yesterday while buying groceries to make poutine…How very Canadian of me!

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So what exactly am I wearing?

Sunnies: Prada, Watch: Michael Kors, Denim top: J.Crew, Jeans: Rag and Bone, GOLD Cowboy Boots: Arnold Churgin, Purse: Burberry Prorsum.

I hope that everyone enjoys the rest of their weekend! Thanks for stopping by and don’t forget to follow my adventures via Instagram @talktomyshoes or Twitter @talk2myshoes

Last Week

Mickey Mouse Forever 21

April means I’m finally putting my boots away and replacing them with sandals, wedges and everything in between. I mentioned to you my new kicks from Forever XXI last week, but here they are after a full day of being shown off to the world. Lots of compliments, lots of comfy and certainly the cheapest pair of shoes I have ever bought.

I had a bunch of dresses fitted for me yesterday after work. I always love going to the tailor as I feel like some sort of model/princess/winner and I love the feeling of taking action over my wardrobe. I can’t wait to share with you when I pick them up! Leather to lace is on its way.