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  • #TheCloset – Karen Kobel, Dancer & Entrepreneur

    I really love meeting interesting people! People with a story. People with compassion and passion. Karen Kobel of Kahlena Wellness is such a woman. She is a woman on the go, on the move and on the cusp of achieving her life’s dream. She told me more of her story while visiting for a little afternoon fun of playing dress-up in a really big closet! Of course, I documented all the outfits with my trusty red Nikon camera and used the fun PicMonkey website to coolio them up! Karen Kobel fresh from teaching meets Snickers, Director of Shenanigans, at TheCloset....

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  • #OOTD – #Lagerfeld, #Blumarine, #SDR

    #OOTD – #Lagerfeld 80s boxy blazer, #Blumarine jeans w copper #Swarovski crystals, #StephaneDeRaucourt cutout boots. Casual but #chic! $125 KARL LAGERFELD Vintage Plaid 1980′s Blazer – Size 38. http://www.kitsilanokittyscloset.com/products/wj0414-005 $85 BLUMARINE Black Jeans w Copper BB Swarovski Crystals – Size 42/36. http://www.kitsilanokittyscloset.com/products/wp1013-002 $65 STEPHANE DE RAUCOURT Black Boots – Size 35. http://www.kitsilanokittyscloset.com/products/wf0713-020 Retail value of these pieces is approx. $1200! KKC pricing for ensemble is $275. (Bluemarine jeans with Swarovski crystals retail for $778!)

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  • Alfie Italia – A Conversation in Candids

    Local business Alfie Italia held a styling event at their retail shop in Gastown. So many small businesses are getting creative in how they market to their customers – catching the fashionista’s eye by holding specialized events that offer new ways to reach their buyers. KKC covered the event on behalf of fashion blogger Marilyn R. Wilson who wasn’t able to attend. Here is the link to complete review of the evening published on fashion blog ‘Olio by Marilyn‘: http://www.oliobymarilyn.com/2014/04/alfie-italia-presents-fashion-decoded.html L-R: Amanda Marina, Grace Chumfong (co-owner of Alfie Italia), Jason Sarai, Nicolette Lang-Andersen Some candid snaps from such a fun...

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  • #OOTD – St. John, Elie Tahari, Salvatore Ferragamo!

    Sporty chic! Pop w this Elie Tahari wrap dress w St John Sport  heart jacket & Salvatore Ferragamo bow pumps. Bare leg beauty. Retail on this outfit is approximately $850. KKC pre-loved pricing is $230! $75 ST JOHN SPORT by Marie Gray Black Trim Jacket w/Hearts – Size Small. View now! http://www.kitsilanokittyscloset.com/products/wj0114-010 $80 ELIE TAHARI Sporty Short Red Wrap Dress – Size 10. View now! http://www.kitsilanokittyscloset.com/products/d0114-008 $75 SALVATORE FERRAGAMO Vintage Black Fabric Peep Toes – Size 8.5AAAA View now! http://www.kitsilanokittyscloset.com/products/wf0713-011

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  • LOOK BOOK – Jihan Amer – Curve Model

    Vintage beauty in lush North Vancouver park. Photography: Joon Koo Photography MUA: Tianna Tran Hair: Shane Artist Model: Jihan Amer Diane Freis vintage colourful pattern silk jack with knit trim over Halston Heritage full length classic black gown. Both available in TheCloset. Regalia vintage beaded jacket made in the Colony of Hong Kong & Halston Heritage full length classic black gown. Both available in TheCloset. Marvin Richards vintage full length lined cashmere coat available in TheCloset.

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