Why I Should Be A Rich Kid of Beverly Hills Mar30

Why I Should Be A Ri...

So, it’s a Sunday, and I’ll be totally real with you— I’m sitting in a pair of sweats blowing my nose into a box of Kleenex, praying for the salvation that only death could provide with this cold I have right now. So I do what any self-respecting homosexual would do,...

Venus on Venice

all images via Because I’m Addicted It’s only a few days until April begins and with snow still falling, I think most Ottawa citizens agree that we are ready for spring to show itself. After Geri Hirsch of Because I’m Addicted shared this editorial from France Glamour on her...

Coca-Cola x OPI

photo via Flare For those of you who decided to give up sugary soda as your new year’s resolution, OPI has a new way you can enjoy your favourite beverage: on your nails. By collaborating with classic pop company Coca-Cola, you can now feel guilt-free when grabbing your new favourite...

Why You Should Consciously Uncouple with Bad Fashion and Your Bad attitude Mar28

Why You Should Consc...

Let me just be the first to say (on here, because I imagine it has been said probably by a lot of people already) that kudos to Gwyn for even making a divorce look very bougie. You know, we’re in an age where you both tell your respective publicists that you’re separating, and in a...

Why Kim Kardashian’s Vogue Cover is the Best Cover of All Time Mar26

Why Kim Kardashian&#...

“Before you start reading this looking for a million reasons to tell me I’m wrong, let me just tell you: I’m not.”     When the announcement was made that Kimye were going to be gracing the cover of Vogue with their presence, I was excited. “This is going...

For immediate Release Mar25

For immediate Releas...

Well, it’s official. I am back.   After a much needed, and much desired break from OhWowYouWoreThat, I realized that it is time to get back into the game. Now, when I decided to step away from the site in early December, it was because I was tired- and no, not the tired you sleep off,...

Sewing World: Best i...

When I was little, I used to want to be a fashion designer. I dreamt of the world wearing my designs and creating pieces that women would keep for their entire lives. Unfortunately, drawing and sewing were never my forte. Thanks to the amazing team at Sewing World, they give you the...

Step Into Spring

My favourite thing about the end of winter is that I get to bring back my favourite shoes that had to hide in my closet during the snowy months. Today, I’m sharing my 5 favourite spring shoe trends, as inspiration for you to find them in your wardrobe or treat yourself to a new pair of...

Lorde Collaborates W...

photo via Elle.com After her epic Grammy’s performance, many people had questions regarding Lorde’s beauty look at the award show. People were mainly interested in the inky dark substance on her fingers, but after the theory came about that Lorde was copying fellow dark artist...

Opening Ceremony Col...

photo via Opening Ceremony Fellow art history lovers, rejoice! Cult brand Opening Ceremony has collaborated with Vans and the Magritte Foundation to reproduce some of the late René Magritte’s most famous paintings. The shoes cost $135 which is a bit steep for a pair of Vans, but where...

Babes & Gents S...

Ottawa’s favourite streetwear brand Babes & Gents has just unveiled their Spring/Summer 2014 lookbook collaboration with Ottawa fashion blogger Jayda Ivy of Ottawa’s Wardrobe and you don’t want to miss it. Jayda models the various pieces from the upcoming collection and...

The New Louis Vuitto...

After months of anticipation renowned fashion designer Nicholas Ghesquiére revealed his first collection for Louis Vuitton earlier today at Paris Fashion Week. After the very dark departure of long time creative director Marc Jacobs (his final collection, not his exit from LV!) everyone in...

Pharell x Uniqlo

Uniqlo has collaborated with musician Pharell to create a collection in association with his I Am Other project. Included in the lineup are men’s and women’s T-shirts and hats, on sale from mid April. Pharell will be starring in the campaigns, along with a television advert using...

Best Dressed at the Oscars Mar03

Best Dressed at the ...

The only thing people are talking or Tweeting about tonight is the Oscars and personally, I care more about the red carpet than the actual award ceremony. That being said – here’s hoping this year Leo takes home a win! Actors and actresses pull out the big guns once a year for the...

A New Era for Dazed ...

image via Dazed Digital Formerly known as Dazed and Confused magazine, Dazed has a lot of things in store for those who have been longtime fans and for all the new recruits I’m sure they will have on board in no time at all. First: the change in name. Dazed Editor-in-Chief Tim Noakes...

1 Girl, 1 Cape, 7 Wa...

Everyone knows that Carine Roitfeld is visionary, but her latest “1 Girl, 1 ___, 7 Ways” for CR Fashion Book blows it out of the park. Perhaps I’m biased, but I really love this editorial. Every month Carine and her team will style one item in seven different ways, in order...

February Beauty Favo...

I can hardly believe that February is almost over and we will be onto the third month of 2014 so soon. A resolution I had made for myself this year was to start wearing makeup. For years, I had always admired amazing makeup artists like Charlotte Tillbury and Pat McGrath, but would always shy...

Lara Stone & Ki...

This editorial is bringing together the best of both worlds. Lara Stone, one of my favourite models of all time, starring alongside Kit Harington, the actor who plays Jon Snow on Game of Thrones. Shot by Peter Lindbergh for the March issue of US Vogue, the pair are captured in the beautiful...

Jennifer Lawrence Fr...

As many of my close friends know, I am not a fan of Jennifer Lawrence. I know I am often the unpopular opinion when it comes to talking about JLaw, but I don’t see what makes her that great. After seeing this campaign though, I cannot deny that she is a great fit for Dior. Earlier this...

Joe Fresh is Expandi...

This has been quite the week for Canada. Scooping up plenty of medals at Sochi is one major accomplishment, but the one I’m focusing on with this article is the success of Joe Mimran and his label Joe Fresh. What started as a supermarket shopping label has grown immensely and on Thursday...

Black is Back for Ni...

written by Christopher Brown In case you didn’t know, Fashion Week has been the buzz of the fashion world this month as some of the most prominent designers displayed their walking works of art. Nicholas K unleashed their fall/winter collection to spectators at New York’s Mercedes-Benz...

Babes & Gents V...

Valentine’s Day is only a few days away and I personally love the holiday. Although I believe you should always show the people you love that you love them and appreciate them, Valentine’s Day is a day to go that extra mile for the people you care about. If you’re celebrating...

A Tribute to Lee Alexander McQueen Feb11

A Tribute to Lee Ale...

“I design clothes because I don’t want women to look all innocent and naïve. I want women to look stronger. I don’t like women to be taken advantage of. I don’t like men whistling at women in the street, I think they deserve more respect. I like men to keep their distance from...

Céline Spring 2014 Ad Campaign Feb11

Céline Spring 2014 A...

In the midst of NYFW, French fashion house Céline, has released their entire Spring 2014 ad campaign. Models Daria Werbowy, Julia Nobis, Binx Walton, and Amanda Murphy look gorgeous while modeling the artsy and bright prints Phoebe Philo delivered with this collection. Photographed by...

Best Spring/Summer 2014 Campaigns Jan16

Best Spring/Summer 2...

One of my favourite parts of fashion are seeing the new campaigns presented. I love seeing a beautiful model or familiar celebrity looking breathtaking, posing in the latest fashions of that season. This year has some of the most outstanding campaigns yet and my favourite designers...

Influencers: Stephanie Truong Jan16

Influencers: Stephan...

Hello everyone! After a month long hiatus, I am back to OhWowYouWoreThat with a new series to celebrate the start of 2014. In 2013, the Wall Street Journal’s Elizabeth Holmes penned an article “The New Style Influencers Are Digital” talking about how brands are working with...

Behind the Scenes of Kelly Claman Co. Spring ’14 Lookbook Dec14

Behind the Scenes of...

Kelly Claman is a powerhouse in the Canadian fashion industry. As the president and CEO of Kelly Claman Company Inc., an exclusive full-service apparel and accessories distribution office and showroom, her company represents a variety of talent. From well-established clientele to up and...

Focus On My Town Nov27

Focus On My Town

Recently Ford Canada came to me and asked me if I’d be interested in testing out their Ford Focus. Now, being someone who takes transit EVERYWHERE, I was pretty thrilled when the offer was made. They even asked me to do something even more fun with this, and that was create a map of my...

Mary-Kate and Ashley...

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are slowly on their way to dominating the fashion industry. Ever since they were 3 and started their trip to fame by sharing the role of Michelle Tanner on Full House, to now; as designers for very successful design houses. Their contemporary label, Elizabeth &...

Alexa Chung’s ...

Fellow Alexa fans, rejoice! The British It girl has collaborated with fellow British brand Eyeko for her first cosmetics collection. Those of us who envy her classic cat eye will soon be able to mimic the look whenever we please! Fashionista.com reports that the collection will be sold as a...

Welcome to Louis Vui...

After months of speculation, today Louis Vuitton confirmed that Nicholas Ghesquière will be joining the French luxury house as the artistic director of womenswear. Kim Jones, style director of menswear, will stay in his position that he has held since 2011. Although many people aren’t...

Must Have: Coffee Table Books Oct25

Must Have: Coffee Ta...

I signed the lease for my first apartment mid-August and ever since I’ve spent my free time trying to make this place feel like home. For me, home decor has a huge influence on how I feel in the place that I’m living. In order to make the apartment feel homey, I added personal...

What’s Next for Terry Richardson? Oct25

What’s Next fo...

Terry Richardson, well known photographer, has come under fire once again, this time by a Southampton citizen named Alice Ehrenfried. Ehrenfried took to Change.org (according to the website – The world’s petition platform) to start a petition called: Vogue, H&M, Mango,...

Kate Bosworth Debuts...

One of my favourite ladies in Hollywood, Kate Bosworth, has a long list of achievements but her latest is her second collection with British high-street retailer Topshop. The first collection, which was music festival inspired, brought dreams of Coachella and long nights under the sun...

Jil Sander Leaves Namesake Brand for Third Time Oct24

Jil Sander Leaves Na...

Jil Sander is a wildcard in fashion. After Raf Simons’ final bow as the creative director of Jil Sander in 2011, Jil Sander was back at the helm of her brand. Only a year and a half later, WWD reports her departure from the house. Her Spring 2014 collection that she showed in Milan this...

Ain’t Laurent Without Yves Oct09

Ain’t Laurent ...

Hedi Slimane is the king of controversy in the fashion industry. Since his reign at Yves Saint Laurent started in 2012, his name has been plastered on the tabloids for different things. From changing the name of YSL to Saint Laurent Paris, bringing a California rock-n-roller esque vibe to the...