Category: Fashion

Stepping into style, one piece at a time with Smash & Tess

The older I get, the more I find myself embracing simple, classic and comfortable fashion choices.  Looking fabulous while secretly feeling like I’m in loungewear is the ultimate goal.  I recently discovered a brand that has that vibe on lock:…

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How to Look Amazing at the Gym

Did you know that the proper gym clothing can actually boost your performance at the gym? It can prevent injury, provide you with a full range of motion, regulate your body temperature, improve confidence, affect your skin and give you…

Get a Stunning Look Using These Accessory Tips

This blog post will go over some tips for accessorizing that will help you get a better look. You may be wondering what the point of accessorizing is if it doesn’t seem like you’re adding much!  Well, the truth is…

Five women are standing together wearing V Shred Fitness Apparel. They are wearing running jackets, sports bras, and yoga pants in red, grey, green, black, and blue.

TESTED: V Shred Activewear

As someone who has always loved being active, I’ve tried as many different fun workouts as I can: running, HIIT, rock climbing, hot yoga, dance, barre, acro, and even circus. I love the adrenaline rush from a good workout and…

Fashion Fix with Keira Morgan, Founder of Handsome & Lace

This week we are inspired by Keira Morgan, the founder of Handsome & Lace, a home grown, local and sustainable brand that handmakes bowties, neckties, and suspenders.   Using upcycled materials, raw silks, linen, velvet and more, Handsome & Lace…

Fashion Fix: Ivana Walker, Founder of ANAVI DESIGNS

A well-made, classic handbag is a fabulous find, and wardrobe staple.  And when you can find such a staple, and support a local, female founded company at the same time, then that beautiful bag an investment that you can feel…

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How to Shape Your Fashion Identity

While we are often told that cultivating a “signature style” is an essential aspect of self-identity and self-expression, finding your personal style is easier said than done. When we are haunted by societal expectations and the idea of what we…

Creator Toronto Supports the Arts with Innovative Style

Denim jackets are often classic, timeless pieces that linger lovingly in our closets season after season.  Holding onto clothing is extremely on trend these days, with sustainability taking the focus from fast fashion.  Being able to breath new life into…

2 Ways to Style Black Lace Up Winter Boots

Canadian winters – aside from being legendary, they really make it hard to express one’s personal style between the months of December and March.  Footwear can be especially challenging, especially sidewalks can often resemble skinny, winding skating rinks and wearing…

Fashion Fix: mycoatisblue™ Founder Natasha Patten

We’re starting off the year by highlighting an outerwear company that makes even Toronto winters bearable, when coats can be this beautiful.  Meet mycoatisblue™. Designed and manufactured in Toronto, Canada, mycoatisblue™ elevates winter wardrobes with their stylish luxury outerwear for…

Say hello to our new store!

Yes, you heard it right. The latest addition to the ADDICTED family is our brand new store. We wanted to take our positivity, our love of great essentials and a love for fashion and share it with you. We’re starting…