• Wednesday’s Style – Spruce up your Autumn Wardrobe – Men | Vancouver Family Photographer, Fall Family Photos
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    We can all use a little help with our wardrobe every now and again. This is especially true for the guys in our lives. The fall is a great time for a closet clean-out, taking stock of what you have and what you need. Here are some new staples every guy should have in his wardrobe this fall.

    Of course, the fall is all about layering. So men, you’ll need to have some sweaters, sports jackets and button-down or polo shirts in your arsenal. Pairing a blazer and polo with a great pair of jeans is an effortlessly classic yet casual outfit perfect for many occasions.

    You’ll also need some go-anywhere shoes. Yes, sneakers have their place, but a great pair of slip-on loafers or a pair of oxfords can also be dressed up or down. They come in so many styles now, they’re not as stuffy as you may think – we promise!

    Let’s face it – it can get chilly really fast in the fall. So make sure to have a versatile scarf that you can pair with a sweater or blazer. In addition, a fun hat can really complete your fall look. Not to mention, keep you protected from a strong gust of wind (or the pouring rain).

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  • Wednesday’s Style – Spruce up your Autumn Wardrobe – Ladies | Vancouver Child Photographer
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    Let’s face it, most of us probably have closets packed to the brim with clothes we don’t ever wear (and some may still have price tags!) It’s time to reorganize your wardrobe to include clothes that you actually want to wear and that are versatile enough for a range of scenarios. This fall, spruce up your style with some of these basic staples that are anything but.

    Sweaters are one of the most necessary item for the fall. You never know when the weather is going to turn, and you want to be prepared. A fantastic, chunky sweater looks great paired with skinny jeans, cargo pants and even layered over dresses.

    A killer pair of boots is also another fall must-have. Knee length, booties or somewhere in-between, a great pair of boots will take you through the seasons and can be dressed up or down, depending on the situation.

    Accessorize – a long scarf can really help enhance any outfit. Wear it for comfort and wear it for style! Cross-body bags are both stylish and functional, while a statement piece of jewelry such as a chunky necklace or oversized ring will complete any look. Bonus points if it features the beautiful jewel toned colors of fall.

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  • Wednesday’s Style – Styling your Early-Fall Photo Shoot – Ladies Edition
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    Now that the weather is feeling a bit crisp, it’s time to start thinking about your Fall-time family photo shoot. There are so many fun ideas for locations, but once you’ve nailed that down, it’s time to start thinking about what to wear.

    Today we’re focusing on the ladies in the family. There are so many great outfit options out there and with Fall weather, the trick is to layer. Sweaters are always an easy option. You can pair a chunky, soft sweater with a crisp white or chambray button-down for a layered effect. Play around with the bottoms – this can easily go with a pair of skinny jeans and booties or a knee-length skirt, dark tights and boots.

    If you want to layer in a different way, try a dress with a long, colorful scarf in deep, rich tones. If a dress isn’t your thing, a simple knit top paired with jeans or leggings also looks great with a chunky scarf.

    Hair should be kept natural. If you don’t want to keep it down, try a messy topknot or a casual ponytail or braid. Whatever you do, have fun taking your pictures – it will shine through on film.

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  • Sunday’s Showcase – What to do in the Vancouver Area Next Weekend | Vancouver Family Photographer
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    Halloween is coming up soon. Savor the fall and the anticipation of this festive holiday with some of the fun events taking place next weekend.

    Halloween Ghost Train in Stanley Park

    Take a ride through Mother Goose’s Ghastly Garden at this family-friendly event in Stanley Park. The train will take visitors on a magically spooky ride through a fairy tale world.  While you’re there, check out the pumpkin patch, a lantern-lit nature walk, pumpkin carving and more. The train will be in operation through November 1.

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    Farmers Markets

    The weekend of Oct 18-19 is the last in the season for many of Vancouver’s best farmers markets. On Saturday check out the Trout Lake and West End markets while on Sunday you can visit the Kitsilano market. It may be your last chance of the year to find the season’s freshest produce, baked goods, local vendors and more. Take advantage now!

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    Vancouver Halloween Parade & Expo 2014

    One of the events to officially kickoff Halloween, the Vancouver parade and expo is not to be missed. Taking place on Granville St. downtown, the parade will feature marching bands, floats, live performances and much more. Check out many of the superheroes and villains that will make their way to the Expo at the Sheraton Vancouver right after the parade.

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    Apple Festival

    Another fun family event, the UBC Apple Festival at the Botanical Garden is a must-do for apple lovers everywhere. There will be a host of activities during the two-day event including an apple-tasting tent, cider-making demos, face-painting, storytelling, and of course a wide variety of apple treats such as pies, cider, candy apples and much more. Kids under 12 get in for free!

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  • Sunday’s Showcase – What to do in the Vancouver Area Next Weekend
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    Can you believe that next weekend is already October? Fall is officially in full swing so put on a cozy sweater, grab a pumpkin latte and get out with the family to take it all in. Here are some fun activities to check out next weekend.

    Doors Open Vancouver

    Taking place on October 4th, this all-ages event takes visitors inside some of Vancouver’s most well-known buildings for a behind-the-scenes look. Experience firsthand Vancouver’s architectural, design, engineering and cultural heritage. Twenty buildings will be participating and the event is free but pre-registration is required for some of the venues.

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    The 2014 Vancouver Book Fair

    In need of some new books to read? Then head over to the Vancouver Book Fair taking place October 4 and 5 at UBC Robson Square. In addition to rare and collectible works, there will also be plenty of children’s books, history, art and much more. It’s a fantastic way to encourage reading with your kids.

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    Bash the Trash

    Looking to hear some live music? On October 5, the Vancouver Recital Society hosts Bash the Trash, a group of New York musicians that create and perform on instruments made from ordinary junk. Their performances combine with environmental awareness making for a wonderfully well-rounded afternoon of music the whole family can enjoy. And – kids get in for free!

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    Savour

    The Lonsdale Quay Market hosts a weekend to Savour. This food and beverage festival will feature an array of fine foods both locally grown and imported to delight the senses. There will be cooking demos, tastings, contests, kids activities and more. It’s a great way to spend an afternoon – you probably won’t even need to cook dinner when you get home!

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