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Celebrating My One Year Blogiversary!

This month marks one year for my blog! I cannot believe all the changes that have happened in such a short time. I have had the privilege of working with so many amazing individuals and brands. Prior to starting this blog in connection with my Fashion Illustration business, I was on the beauty panel as a regular contributor for Toronto Beauty Reviews – founded by Elaine Atkins. Writing for Elaine taught me quite a bit

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Introducing LIVE Illustrating for Your Event – Booking Spring/Summer 2017!

Hello beauties — I have some exciting news! Today I am unveiling the launch of a new initiative for Joanna Pop.  I am offering booking opportunities for me to come to your event and illustrate your attendees! If you are a brand/business who would love to offer your guests the novelty of receiving an original black and white fashion illustration (of them self) on-site I would LOVE to hear from you! I will continue to

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This Weekend’s Surprise Birthday Party

My cousin J came up with the brilliant idea of throwing her sister-in-law (my cousin-in-law) a surprise 30th birthday party. Her, along with myself and our other cousin M (yes I have a lot of amazing cousin-friends in my family) got together and pooled resources! The family all gave money and we purchased a gorgeous Tory Burch bag as a gift. Along with this we decorated, cooked and created the perfect, laid back afternoon complete


Pop-Up Party for Brides + Exclusive Giveaway! [Win Dresses for Your Bridal Party]

On Saturday I had the pleasure of attending a fabulous pop-up party for brides and their girls, hosted by BridesMade! Founders Mallory McKewen and Kaleah Baker are two forward thinking, innovative women who are changing how we do weddings, dress by dress! The party was complete with hors d’oeuvres, sugary treats and mimosas! The event took place at the elegant Walper Hotel and also showcased a handful of other fabulous wedding companies. I met with both