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Women who inspire V1 - Alison Westlake

I was first introduced to who Alison Westlake (lovingly known as 'Coriander Girl') was from my friend Sapna, who sent me her website ( just before the One of a Kind Show in March of 2013 and said 'Nat, this woman is awesome, you should really try to connect with her'. It was a moment in time, and it was a website that I looked up and thought - yes, this lady is really, really, really cool.

The days and weeks that lead up to the One of A Kind Show were as...

Looking Back - Reminiscing on The Toronto Christmas Market in the Distillery District


Being asked to be apart of the Toronto Christmas Market was the absolute best, most fantastic invitation we received in 2013. The Market had a reputation of being fun, busy and full of life - and it didn't disappoint!

The atmosphere was awesome as Torontonians walked around with their children, or pet (or both) in one hand while holding a mulled wine in the other. Life was very much present in those 3 weeks and it was a memory that we look back at often with only fond...