If you’re going shopping this weekend…

And if you’re in Vancouver, might I suggest you stop by Barefoot Contessa on Main Street? And might I also suggest you put a little window shopping in your shopping?

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I styled the windows of Vancouver’s favourite independent boutique. The theme I chose? Le weekend. (I’m Saturday and Sunday’s biggest fan.)

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Packed one window with pretty party dresses, chunky jewelry and disco balls perfect for a Saturday night dance party.

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And the other with frilly floral dresses perfect for Sunday afternoon high tea. (Is there a better excuse to get dressed up and get together with your girlfriends? Nope.)

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Already one of the dresses sold right out of the window. (They’re ridiculously pretty. I can’t take credit.)

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Thank you, Barefoot Contessa, for the invitation. I had a blast! And I can’t wait to see how the other Vancouver bloggers decorate the windows.

P.S. If you’re tweeting this weekend, might I suggest you follow The Anthology?

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23 Comments

  • Reply Melissa October 9, 2010 at 11:31 am

    I love it Kelsey!!! You did such a great job!

  • Reply Chloe October 9, 2010 at 11:38 am

    Wow! What a great idea. Awesome job, Kelsey!

  • Reply K-L October 9, 2010 at 12:00 pm

    Love it! The dresses look so pretty too.

  • Reply MizzJ October 9, 2010 at 2:26 pm

    Window design looks like such a fun job, lucky you that you got the opportunity to do this! Hehe bet it was pretty easy too with so many pretty things from the Barefoot Contessa!

  • Reply Samantha October 9, 2010 at 4:44 pm

    I must get down to Main Sreet to see your amazing styling!

  • Reply Meg October 9, 2010 at 11:20 pm

    Totally gorgeous! Makes me want to go to Vancouver and see it!

  • Reply Chelsea October 10, 2010 at 4:56 am

    I found your blog through a link from miss melissa…and i love it! i’m always excited to find more canadian fashion and style bloggers :)

    http://www.maritimeshopaholic.com

  • Reply Alinka Johnson October 10, 2010 at 6:23 am

    That is so amazing! That is such a great idea to have bloggers decorate the windows and you did a great job!

  • Reply Cafe Fashionista October 10, 2010 at 9:02 am

    Ohmigosh this is truly the coolest thing EVER, Kelsey! I have always wanted to style a shop’s windows! I only wish I could see your work up close and personal – as opposed to via photographs!! :)

  • Reply camille October 10, 2010 at 1:53 pm

    How cool is that? What an opportunity!

  • Reply liv October 10, 2010 at 9:12 pm

    what a cool idea – kudos to barefoot contessa and to you for a great partnership. great exposure for both and such a fun creative project. hope you get to do more of these – maybe for some vintage shops around town since they always look so dodgey.

    hows’ cali?

    btw you going to york house market this yr?

  • Reply Chelle October 10, 2010 at 11:39 pm

    What a fun idea & opportunity!! Love the display – Saturday’s and Sunday’s are perfect inspiration. I’m definitely going to have to stop by!

    Xo Chelle
    discoveringelegance.com

  • Reply Rachael October 11, 2010 at 1:07 am

    Such a great opportunity.

    Saturday and Sunday are fantastic things to be a fan of!

    This just reminded me of how I haven’t been in that store in ages.

  • Reply Alinka Johnson October 11, 2010 at 6:33 am

    You definitely deserve the versatile blogger award on my site. I love your blog!

    http://linkalinks.blogspot.com/

  • Reply Couture Carrie October 11, 2010 at 9:11 am

    Fabulous styling, darling!
    Congrats!

    xoxox,
    CC

  • Reply hauteworld October 11, 2010 at 10:15 am

    Oh how fun – you must have had a blast! Love the disco balls and all those dresses are drool-worthy!

  • Reply Courtney October 11, 2010 at 4:12 pm

    I Love that boutique. Well done! Your window looks fantastic; what a fun thing to do!

    PS: disco balls are the bees knees.

  • Reply Larissa October 11, 2010 at 6:06 pm

    nice work sissssta!

  • Reply Nicole October 12, 2010 at 3:05 am

    Great job Kelsey! I’ll be seeing your lovely window soon but I love your theme and your super cute tag/sign!

  • Reply Teresa October 12, 2010 at 10:44 pm

    love the dresses! I just heart Barefoot Contessa…one of my go-to places for dressing up and trinkets shopping. You did such a great job with the window display!

  • Reply aliciafashionista October 13, 2010 at 10:14 am

    I checked out your windows on the weekend, you did such a great job :)!!!

  • Reply Bionica October 16, 2010 at 6:35 pm

    you did such a nice job
    with the styling girl =)
    I like the black & white sleeveless dress
    very cute

    beixos
    -Bionica

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