Friday, July 8, 2016

How To Wear: The Juniper Dress

The Juniper dress is the perfect everyday dress for you this summer!  Whether you're going to a music festival, having a BBQ party or soaking the sun in the beach - this dress is versatile and can be styled in various ways!

The dress shown here is Poplin Halter Mini Dress with Vintage in White, made out of poplin material and vintage dress shirts. Other versions of the dresses are available in Black and in Blue

During chilly days, you can wear the dress with a light white cardigan. Throw in a pair of cat eye sunglasses, a fringe bag and some chunky bracelets for a fun, chic look! Top off the whole ensemble with a pair of gladiator sandals and you're good to go!

Dress - Preloved
Cardigan - Aritzia
Fringe Crossbody - Steve Madden
Sunglasses - Gucci
Gladiator Sandals - Steve Madden
Bracelets - Lane Crawford

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Cocktail crush : Classic Canadian Caesar

In celebration of Canada's 149 years, here is a great idea for a cocktail drink! Additional tip/suggestion: Use 10 or 12 oz. (325 or 375 mL) glasses or mason jars for that ultra-Canadian look!

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Being Julia : What's in my bag?

From Lip glosses to Parking Tickets to Playing Cards...? What else could be in Julia's bag?

Friday, June 24, 2016

Being Julia : How to tie a Vintage Scarf

Jazz up your outfit with a neck scarf this summer - here's a quick tutorial on how Julia does it!

Monday, June 20, 2016

Being Julia : ON TV, with Lemmonberry

Just in case you missed us on TV, launching, lemonberry X preloved,  capsule collection for SS16!  Lemonberry is one of our 20th anniversary collaborations.  We were so excited to collaborate with independent boutiques right across Canada, and create collections that were right for there customers, while bringing out the preloved in all of them. It was a total joy and honour working Lisa and the team at Lemonberry.  So if you get a change pop into the store, and have look see at what we made!

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Being Julia : Carpe Denim

Top : Toby Top Which just happen to be on sale!!
Jeans : #myPLD
Shoes : Zara
Sunglasses : Tory Burch
Denim Jacket: Gap

Friday, June 3, 2016

Being Julia: Vintage Denim

Join me at the rag house to see how we pick out vintage denim - it sure is an experience! 

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Preloved turns 20!

In commemoration of our 20th anniversary, we've made an all exclusive collection! From flannel shirts, to cotton shirts, to sweatshirts, to sweatpants - we got you covered. Not to mention that each piece that you get will be uniquely your own, made with reclaimed vintage. Shop the all exclusive collection right here:

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Being Julia: Toronto Fashion Week

Come behind-the-scenes and onto the catwalk with Preloved - we are sharing some footage from Toronto Fashion Week today!

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

20% OFF Preloved Dresses!

Head over to and stay chic, breezy and trendy in these preloved dresses! 20% OFF this week!

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Cocktail Crush: Vodka Strawberry Lemonade Cocktails

Summer 2016 is coming! This Vodka Strawberry Lemonade Cocktail is great for summer parties, stay-in nights with your girl friends or when you just want to relax after a long day of work!

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Being Julia: DIY Distressed Denim

Ever wondered how your jeans get those perfect and effortless rips and tears in them? Today, I'm showing you how you can do it yourself!

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Being Julia: Vlog No. 2

Here is the second vlog on Being Julia! Today I am heading into a class of business students to talk all about being an entreoreneur! 

Friday, April 29, 2016

MomTruths with Cat + Nat Featuring Julia

Watch Cat + Nat chat with me all about having preteens! This is too good not to watch. It was a blast!

xo, jules

Monday, April 25, 2016

Earth Day: 5 Ways to go Green

"Saving the planet one sweater at a time" -
You hear that many, many times from Team Preloved. We love what we do here, and we are proud of our contributions to Mother Earth. Continuing to create unique and beautiful pieces that are one of a kind.

In honour of Earth Day this past week,  here are my five tips you can go green - keep reading below

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SIGG bottles are the perfect reusable and eco friendly drinking container and 100% recyclable! 

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ECHO store offers Home Basics - an eco-friendly home care line of cleaning products. Each of these products are made from old, discarded or unused items. The items are then recycled, redesigned and recreated into new functional products, and literally given a "second life".

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Join H&M in celebrating earth week them. You can bring your old unwanted garments to any H&M store location to participate in this great cause. 

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Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Being Julia : Office Tour

Here is a look at preloved HQ ! From design to shipping out orders for, this is where it all happens .


xo, jules

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Being Julia: First Time Vlogger

I am still getting used to this! Apparently you can't have a YouTube channel, unless you vlog. 

xo, jules

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Monday, March 14, 2016

Mom Jeans + Fur

This sweater is a Preloved classic, and I like to bring it out every year! It's a perfect piece for transitioning from winter to spring. It is also super easy to style, and make for an effortless outfit.

Sweater - Preloved
Denim - Value Village
Scarf - Similar
Ring - Preloved
Bracelets - Preloved
Boots - Zara
Sunglasses - Michael Kors

xo, jules

Monday, March 7, 2016

March Madness

Here I am back in one of my favourites - the Robson Sweater!

I decided to wear my bright blue and purple one (I do own at least 5 of these),  and had a little fun dressing it up with the Logan Coat, and my favourite denim jacket.  And I still haven't been able to ditch the winter boots either!  But we are officially on the count down till March Break! 3 more sleeps till beach and sun, and no boots necessary!

Sweater - Preloved
Coat - Preloved 
Denim Jacket - Value Village
Jeans - aritzia
Sunglasses - Michael Kors

xo, jules

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Hairstyles I'm Dying to Try

Photos from Pinterest

Since I recently got bangs, I have been looking up some fun new hairstyles to try!

1. Half-up-half-down
This style would be a perfect casual hairstyle to get some hair pushed back off of my face. I love how Lauren Conrad styled her hair with the bangs in this photo!

2. Messy Topknot
This would be the perfect look for a day on the go or running errands. Up and out of the way, but still a great, effortless look!

3. Braided Up-Do
This would be such a pretty hairstyle to wear on vacation, or dressing up a little bit. I love how the pieces of hair are pulled out (in the photo above) for a more relaxed look as well. 

4. Braided Headband 
These braided headbands are so cool because it's literally your own hair braided and then wrapped on top of your head! I would love to wear this to work and style it with some of the new SS16 Preloved pieces!

xo, jules

Friday, February 26, 2016

Being Julia: DIY Scarf

Here is the new episode of Being Julia! 
Today it's all about how to make your own scarf - just in case you wanted to know.

xo, jules

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Date Night with Mom Jeans

I'm still working these mom jeans!

Here's how to pull them off for date night. I paired this blush coloured over coat with a dark top from Preloved , a pair of heels and a cute little purse. Even though my husband does not approve of my denim choice, I still wear them anyways!!!

Coat - Forever 21
Top - Preloved 
Denim - Value Village
Shoes - Winners
Bag - Zara

xo, jules

Friday, February 19, 2016

The Robson Sweater: 3 Ways

Styling the Robson Sweater is easy! Check out the look book video to see how three looks that can be effortlessly achieved:

Look 1: Weekend Ready

The Robson Sweater worn with skinny denim and tall black boots! Stylish and comfy at the same time.

Sweater - Preloved
Denim - Aritzia 
Bag - Forver 21
Boots - Zara

Look 2: Date Night

This look is super feminine and fun! Paired with a cool letter jacket and the perfect boots. I'd say the black clutch completes the ensemble!

Sweater - Preloved
Skirt - Forever 21
Jacket - Zara
Clutch - H+M
Booties - Forever 21
Sunglasses - Michael Kors

Look 3: Work Day Blues

The Robson Sweater worn with light wash flared denim and matching brown booties and cross body bag! The perfect look for at work or on-the-go. 

Sweater - Preloved
Denim - Aritzia
Bag - H+M
Booties - Zara
Sunglasses - Michael Kors

Have fun styling your Robson Sweater! By the way - it just happens to be on sale. Enter SALE30 at checkout!

xo, jules