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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2017 Picks

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The annual Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is open to the public July 21st – August 6th this year. Here are some of my choices for great deals that you can shop from the comfort of your home!

What’s great about this sale is that instead of past inventory Nordstrom pushes out brand new Fall/Winter items that go back to full price after the sale. Many of these items sell out fast so be sure to pick them up while the offer stands!


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Stationary Affection

Chic and cute notebooks have always held a soft spot near my heart. As an English major I am constantly writing, be it light poetry or creative prose. Am I the only one that still finds it more satisfying to use physical pen and paper to jot down ideas with? If you have also amassed a collection of notebooks or want to start one, here are some ideas on different ways you can use them to be the most productive.
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Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Daniel Wellington - Classic Durham Rose Gold 40mm

With the holidays fast upon us, you may be on the look out for some fantastic gift ideas. Here are a couple of my top picks for this year. Christmas is such a fun holiday, with all the festivities and lovely decorations. I am so looking forward to snuggling up beside the fireplace with a novel and warm cup of tea. My partner and I have a tradition of building a gingerbread house every year and we also try to hit up the Christmas markets as well. This year there is a new light maze in the city which we’re very excited to try! What are your holiday traditions?

Meditation Series: Crystal Basics


Decorative Crystals: Clear Quartz, Rose Quartz, Red Tiger Eye, Snowflake Obsidian

Crystals are not only stunning decorative pieces, but can be used for meditation purposes as well. These beautiful stones of nature give off specific energy vibrations, and these energy frequencies or pulses can harnessed for personal use. The history of these stones is extensive and spans through the ages, with everyone from ancient healers to alchemists using them. Today I will be sharing my personal experience with crystals and how to incorporate the stones into your daily life. This basic guide for beginners will give you a starting point and hopefully encourage you to do more research into crystal properties.
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Coffee Musings

+ [49th Parallel & Lucky’s Doughnuts Review]

Being a blogger, I am constantly searching for cute coffee shops to work in. As far as Instagram-worthy food shots are concerned, marble tabletops and coffee take the top tier. I wanted to share one of my favourite spots with you, and it is 49th Parallel, specifically the Kitsilano location. I have also come here on different occasions with some of my lovely friends because it’s the perfect setting for relaxed girl chat over desserts.

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Welcome to Style Ascension

Hello Lovelies,

Thanks for visiting the site!

I have been planning and working on the design, concept, and writing process of this blog for a few months now, and am so excited to finally share this new creative endeavour with you!

Here you will find chic fashion inspiration, health and wellness motivation, as well as following the story of a girl discovering herself in this modern world. In the future I hope to bring you travel posts, restaurant reviews, as well as documenting fresh experiences and adventures. Follow along on the journey!

This lifestyle blog will be a visual representation of personal facets that I hope will make you smile. I want this to be a space to share positive inspiration to help you live your happiest life.

Have an amazing day!


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