History in the Making

History in the Making

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The Future of Style File Friday?

The Future of Style File Friday?

If you read my post on Wednesday, you will know that An Historian About Town is relaunching on September 1st! I will be continuing on with Style File Friday because style posts are some of my favourites to write, and I think that developing your […]

Style File Friday- Autumn 2018 is Near

Style File Friday- Autumn 2018 is Near

Hello everyone! I’m getting quite excited for the next phase of my blog (which will be relaunching on 1 September!)- in case you were worried, style will still be a regular feature on my blog! As I am currently in a year of style education, […]

The Art of Wearing a Hat, Style File Friday

The Art of Wearing a Hat, Style File Friday

In honour of the Royal Wedding happening tomorrow (or has already happened, depending on when you are reading this), I’m sharing my thoughts on the art of wearing a hat. Millinery is an elegant and timeless way to elevate an outfit, and add a certain […]

3 Podcasts Everyone Should Be Listening To

3 Podcasts Everyone Should Be Listening To

I am a huge audiobook and podcast fan- I love listening to them while I do pretty much anything. Laundry, dishes, running, commuting, travelling, pretty much anything is the perfect background for listening to a podcast. I tend to listen to all available episodes when […]

When It's a Long Weekend…

When It's a Long Weekend…

Adulthood: when it’s a long weekend but you have a bunch of things to do. Somehow the universe knows how to give us more to do on the weekend when there is an extra day of it… Thankfully the Canadian government decided to give us […]

3 Pairs of Statement Flats, Style File Friday

3 Pairs of Statement Flats, Style File Friday

In this post Sex and the City world, countless women will swear by their Manolo Blahniks and Jimmy Choos as they totter around trying to impress the world with their style prowess and red soles. I suppose that there is a certain amount of confidence […]

Living Sustainably, Pt III: Your Wardrobe

Living Sustainably, Pt III: Your Wardrobe

Welcome to the third part of my sustainability series! While Part I was all about food, and Part II was all about the home, this is going to focus on how to tackle your wardrobe and make changes for a more green closet! (For anyone […]

Lifestyle Investments

Lifestyle Investments

Early adulthood is the land of difficult choices, less money than we would like, and a whole lot of confusion. Most of us flounder in some way or another, but you can set yourself up for a solid future by making some key investments. This […]

Style File Friday, Millinery and Fascinators

Style File Friday, Millinery and Fascinators

In honour of the anniversary of the Royal Wedding tomorrow, today’s Style File Friday post is all about millinery, fascinators, and hats! They are a staple of English fashion and style, and I think it’s something that is really lacking in North America. It really […]

Fashion Rules at Kensington Palace, Travel Thursday

Fashion Rules at Kensington Palace, Travel Thursday

If you don’t know, Kensington Palace is my favourite place on earth. It’s the home of one of my favourite periods in English royal history (the Georgian period), it’s a beautiful place to visit, it’s the home of my style icons (the Duchess of Cambridge), […]