Zara / Zara Home

If you follow me on twitter, you may have noticed that I’ve been a pretty big fan of Zara‘s last few collections.    The August/September look book is no exception, with leathers, plaids and classic colours tailored with just enough special details to be unique and on trend.  I was pretty thrilled when Zara became available for online shopping in Canada this past spring and I’ve already got my eye on a few pieces from the Fall collection (those mustard heels WILL be mine).

PicMonkey CollageBut I digress, the real news I wanted to share with you today is that Zara Home is now available for online shopping in Canada!  I nearly tripped over myself ogling the window displays when I discovered a Zara Home store in Copenhagen this past fall and cursed the shopping gods for keeping this gem hidden from me for so long.   Zara Home’s current aesthetic is considerably more country than its fashion counterpart (think plaid, lace and everything french country), but provides a great shabby-chique alternative to the prohibitively costly home decor on offer at Anthropologie.  Rumour has it Zara Home will be setting down bricks and mortar in both Ontario and Quebec and I know a future bride (ahem, Julie) who could likely complete her entire home registry here (birds on everything!). Continue reading