As I've started the design process for the new Studio Bicyclette site, one of the most challenging aspects has been writing the content. Visually, I have a good sense of what I want, I've put together my brand inspiration boardand because Bicyclette already has a strong brand identity, those pieces tend to come together quite easily.Read More
There are two things I can tell you about mornings: yes, they're hard, but there is hope.
Allow me to set the scene for you. My eyes are barely open before I'm reaching for my phone in order to make sure nothing incredibly important has happened in the online world since I fell asleep seven hours ago (eight on a good night), and my mind is already running a mile a minute with everything I need to do that day.Read More
To be completely honest, I was kind of avoiding doing a New Year's post of any sort, feeling like 2015 was a little bit too all over the place for a "year in review" post, and since I'm not really big on resolutions (at least not in the traditional way), I wasn't sure if I really saw the point, and didn't want to do it just because I felt like I "should" be.Read More
Today I turn 30. Last year on my birthday, I shared a portion of my 30 Before 30 list, and though there were a few big ones that I just couldn't make a reality, I'm pretty proud of all the items I was able to check off. And let's be honest, I'll be compiling a 35 Before 35 list now that I have another five years to plan for. Silver lining, right?Read More
Once upon a time, after years of dreaming of one day having a lovely little shop of my own, Bicyclette Boutique opened on Queen St. West, and all of my glittery, sartorial dreams came true.Read More
Today's post is a little more personal, but touches on a subject that is very near and dear to our hearts. I've lived in the West Queen West area for about six and a half years now, and with the three year anniversary of the shop approaching next month (oh, how time flies!), I've been reflecting a lot on everything Bicyclette has accomplished and everything that's still to come.Read More