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Miss Helen’s closet: Top 5 must haves for summer

Miss Helen’s closet: Top 5 must haves for summer

By Miss Helen

As the warmer weather sets in, we’re faced with just too many decisions – decisions about where to plan our summer vacations, decisions about the SPF of our sunscreen and decisions about what to do with our summer wardrobes.

Here are five additions to your summer wardrobe that will leave you feeling both fashionable and fabulous this season. Continue Reading

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Gift ideas for Father’s Day

Gift ideas for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is just around the corner

With Father’s Day fast approaching, here are some great gift ideas for the man of the house courtesy of Brill Communications.

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Miss Helen’s closet: How to handle negative body image

Miss Helen’s closet: How to handle negative body image

By Miss Helen

Many of you can probably relate when I say that there were times in my life when I stood in front of my closet with my pants not quite zipped, feeling a little too curvaceous.  Let go of the pain and learn to embrace your body. In fact, there are easy changes you can make to forgo the anxiety we often create around dressing. Continue Reading

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Miss Helen’s Closet: What to wear to a nude beach

Miss Helen’s Closet: What to wear to a nude beach

By Miss Helen

The Nude Beach Experience is not for the faint of heart! 

Spring break has arrived and many of you are packing up for a warm get-away.  If you think you can get away with packing nothing for your nude beach experience, think again.  There are rules you need to follow and things you need to pack.  Even though it’s a nude experience, there are essentials that you need to be wearing! Continue Reading

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Miss Helen’s Closet: Cleavage, done right!

Miss Helen’s Closet: Cleavage, done right!

By Miss Helen

There’s always a perfect time and place for everything – a little dessert, a relaxing vacation and even a little cleavage.  I’m not speaking of the wardrobe malfunction that Janet Jackson endured but a subtle glimpse at a woman’s more sensual side. Continue Reading

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Miss Helen’s Closet: Meet the right someone

Miss Helen’s Closet: Meet the right someone

By Miss Helen

Sitting in Starbucks this weekend with my latte and newspaper, I watched as people sauntered past.  It’s fascinating to observe the chemistry formed between complete strangers.  Often times it is non-verbal interaction – whether it is the simple shrug to indicate the other can cue in front or maybe it is the gaze that is formed when we see something/someone that is appealing to our eye. Continue Reading

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Miss Helen’s Closet: How to pull-off colour this spring

Miss Helen’s Closet: How to pull-off colour this spring

By Miss Helen

Did you see Jennifer Hudson in that gorgeous orange Versace dress at the 83 Academy Awards?  This bold colour, not only made her complexion radiate, but it made millions smile to see colour sweep across the red carpet.  Spring is just around the corner so get ready to tuck all your black back into your closet for another year.  Continue Reading

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Miss Helen’s Closet: Creating a closet you love

Miss Helen’s Closet: Creating a closet you love

By Miss Helen

Would you love to stop aimlessly standing in front of your closet feeling as though you have nothing to wear?  Have you ever wished that everything in there fit you like a glove and mixed and matched perfectly? Continue Reading

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Miss Helen’s Closet: Love is in the air… and in your clothing choice

Miss Helen’s Closet: Love is in the air… and in your clothing choice

By Miss Helen

Love is in the air.  Around this time every year, I place a call to each of my three brothers and to my Dad to, not so subtly, remind them that Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and that flowers and chocolates are needed.  What would they do without me? Continue Reading

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Why settle for good when you can be great?

Why settle for good when you can be great?

On February 26, Miss Helen is presenting an action packed day of learning about fashion.  You’ll also be able to visit an exclusive selection of exhibitors, enjoy some light refreshments, learn a lot about personal style (especially yours), attend a fashion show, and network with other liked-minded women – not to mention all the prizes, raffles and gift bags. Continue Reading

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