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  • On Our Radar: Winter 2019 Fashion Trends

    On Our Radar: Winter Fashion Trends

    For most of us, the excitement of a new year brings on the motivation to reassess habits and set new goals. When it comes to fashion, we also like to take advantage of this period to either define or redefine our style. The question on everyone’s mind: what will our closets look like during the […]

  • Behind the Scenes of Our Photo Studio

    Behind the Scenes of Our Photo Studio

    Behind the scenes of our e-commerce website is a team of talented people whose roles depend very closely on each other. Our integrators, copywriters and merchandisers (to name a few) work to create an enjoyable online experience for our customers every day. But, while browsing Laura.ca and Melanielyne.com, we often forget one of the most […]

  • The Return of Pumpkin Spice Recipes

    The Return of Pumpkin Spice Recipes

    We call it Pumpkin Spice, a mix of cinnamon, ginger, clove, nutmeg, and cardamom. This sweet melange originally reserved for pies, now makes its appearance in a wide variety of savoury dishes, every one as delectable as the next. When it rose in popularity a few years ago, this winning combination made its way into […]

  • Your Best Laura & Melanie Lyne Looks

    Your Best Laura & Melanie Lyne Looks

    Style muses & fashionistas—that’s what we found when we took a closer look at our Laura and Melanie Lyne Instagram community. So many of you have shared your best outfits using our hashtags and we thought we should celebrate! To thank you all for your participation, we’ve highlighted the top ten looks styled by you. […]

  • How to Dress for Your Body Type (Part 2)

    How to Dress for Your Body Type (Part 2)

    Numbers don’t lie. About 80% of the time the majority of women only wear 15% of their entire wardrobes. According to my calculations, the chances of you relating to these statistics are extremely high. All numbers aside, you shouldn’t be ashamed of the clothes just sitting in your closet. There are so many women with […]

  • Top 5 Spring-Summer Fashion Trends

    At last, the grey skies and sub-zero temperatures have lifted–winter is behind us once again. It’s the perfect time to breathe a breath of fresh air into your wardrobe with the season’s top trends. 1. Embroidery Year after year, botanical blooms make their way into our closets and bring us a beautiful bouquet of style–this […]

  • How to Dress for Your Body Type (Part 1)

    How to Dress for Your Body Type (Part 1)

    Shopping can be difficult. It’s hard to navigate through new trends, styles, and figure-flattering cuts. However, it’s too easy to pick up a piece you saw on a mannequin, bring it to the changing room and realize that it doesn’t fit quite right. Oftentimes we buy it anyways—even though we know it will sit in […]

  • Frank Lyman Design

    Designer Spotlight: Frank Lyman

    As a Canadian retailer, we like to make it our priority to offer styles designed & fabricated locally. But that’s far from being the only reason our Laura & Melanie Lyne brands carry collections from Frank Lyman. Frank Lyman, a fashion veteran, made his first appearance in the industry as a travelling salesman at age […]