A Typical Sunday: Brunch at a Local Breakfast Joint

Had brunch with my husband at a neighbourhood breakfast place, Maggie’s (they’re on Twitter, but they don’t post frequently) on Sunday morning before heading to the supermarket to buy groceries for the next few days.  We’re regulars at the comfort food breakfast-and-lunch joint, frequenting it a couple of times a month (not exactly the best […]

Rediscovered: Old Kate Spade and Coach Bags

If you follow DelectablyChic! on Instagram, you might have seen a recent picture, taken of a Kate Spade bag that dates back to 2004-ish.  That bag has been sitting in my old closet back at my parents’ place, not seeing the light of day since 2005.  I loved that bag.  It was cute and different, […]

On My Wish List: Kate Spade ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ Book Clutch

Book clutches, or rather, clutch purses that are made to look like covers of books have been seen on celebs a few times over the past few months.  Seen with many celebrities, these bags have feature such titles as Pride and Prejudice, The Importance of Being Earnest (both Kate Spade) and The Catcher in the […]

Full Skirts and the Petite

I recently purchased two full skirts, one from Femme de Carriere, a Montreal-based clothing store with office-friendly clothing (both casual and formal) and another from a Kate Spade outlet in Niagara Falls, New York.  Some people think that  these skirts can overwhelm a petite frame, but it really depends on the style (e.g. how much […]

Cynthia’s Banana Republic Mad Men Collection Loot!

I walked into the Yorkdale store expecting disappointment, that it was going to be like last time, where there were NO PETITES AVAILABLE.  Turned out I was wrong.  Sort of.  As noted in the earlier post, there were only three dresses – two dresses inspired by Joan and one by Betty – on the racks. … [Continue Reading]