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Suzanne
Canada
Suzanne Carillo - Artist, designer, stylist.
Interests: fashion, art, design, travel, Tango dancing, cooking, interior design, jewelry.
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I'm saying goodbye to TypePad today and moving on over to my new digs at www.suzannecarillo.com. See you there! Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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I lucked out to find this groovy psychedelic maxi dress at this epic estate sale. Dress & bangles - vintage estate sale finds, Sandals - TJ Maxx, Necklace - Handmade Don't be fooled, I took these photos a few weeks... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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Having discovered many friends thanks to my blog I started to realize I needed to have some cute cards to send my new friends via snail mail. That's when I decided to create some blogger greeting cards. I think all... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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This weekend we went to one of our favourite dances, the Swing Out to Victory dance at the Heritage War Plane museum in Hamilton. Robert outdid himself with some Clark Gable facial hair. It was fun for the night but... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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Just a sneak peek... At my blogger greeting card line Linking up with: My Girlish Whims - Your Whims Wednesday Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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What makes a person get up super early on a Saturday morning, drive for 35 minutes into the city and then stand outside in line the freezing cold for 2 hours? An estate sale of epic proportions. This was just... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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When my sister came and stayed with me of course we went shopping and of course I made her try on clothes that I thought would look good on her. What? Don't you force people to try on clothes for... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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Currently I'm lusting after all of these dresses...wouldn't they be perfect for the holidays? Even better...some of them are on sale. Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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Wearing my red vintage cape and thigh high black leather boots. Because that is what everyone wears when they go to visit Grandma... right? Cape-vintage (similar), Hat-H&M (similar) Jeggings (similar) & Boots TJ Maxx (similar) -Blue merino wool sweater -on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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We got ripped off this year. It really feels like summer skipped us entirely. I hate it when that happens! Global warming? Yeah...not-so-much. Even worse is the fact that they say we can expect the same winter as last year.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
How to wear sequins and leather. Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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My sister flew across the country to visit me in September and while she was here we did the normal lady-like things you'd expect...shopping, eating, drinking, shopping, repeat. The reason I'm not drinking my usual martini is because we were... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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First a little back story on the skirt... Skirt & t-shirt - Anthropologie, Booties - Nordstrom (old), cross body leather bag - vintage When we "popped in" to Anthropologie I swore off any regular priced items. That is a given.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
Whatever Whenever by suzannecarillo Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
Burgundy for Fall by suzannecarillo Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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Some of you may read Sylvia's blog from 40+Style. It's not a personal style blog, it's a professional blog designed to aide women seeking guidance and inspiration on dressing themselves after 40. Since her blog is more professional than personal... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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We've been hitting a few jazz clubs and jazz festivals lately. I caught June Garber at The South Coast Jazz festival September with my sister...they made a video of the event and if you look very carefully close to the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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I've found the perfect costume for my husband for Halloween...an extremely well dressed werewolf. Seriously??? How freakin' cool is that? Meanwhile...I could go as his latest victim attacked while coming from the opera wearing a fabulous shredded gown drenched in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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The days of taking my photos outside are quickly dwindling to an end with the return of colder unpredictable weather. I tried my best and it started out okay... But then it quickly turned into this... I will spare you... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
When The Nights Get Colder by suzannecarillo Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
“If I am confident with my body and feel ok with it, guess what, I’m going to wear what I want to wear…. I refuse to let my age dictate pretty much anything in my life.” Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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Hat and Vest - vintage, Trousers - Samuelsohn Shirt - Eton, Bowtie - Brooks Brothers, Shoes - Brunello Cucinelli Robert picked up the vest from a consignment store for $5 I think it is from the 1970's. The hat is... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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I stumbled across this patterned wrap dress when we were in Ottawa at a consignment store. It is by Canadian Designers called "Any Direct Flight" and made in Canada. Sorry I didn't manage any photos without the jacket, it was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files
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I rushed Thanksgiving this year. Last weekend when I went grocery shopping they had a nice looking organic chicken and I picked it up and decided to make our whole "traditional" meal of roast chicken, tons of roasted veg and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at Suzanne Carillo Style Files