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Photographs by Joel Bedford

This spring, ask yourself, are you a minimalist or maximalist? Wherever you fall in the spectrum, we offer six essential spring pieces styled two ways

The Business Short

Maximalist(left): Blazer by Rachel Sin, $250; shorts from Judith & Charles, $245; bracelet, part of a set with a necklace, from Logan Antiques, $1,500; earrings, part of a set with a necklace, from Logan Antiques, $125; clutch by Sandra Angelozzi, $89; necklace from Le Château, $49. Minimalist(right): Top, worn as turban, by Moon, $39; top from Ottawa Antique Market, $29; shorts from Judith & Charles, $198; clutch from Danier Leather, $79; bracelet from Danier Leather, $29; earrings by FrAsh, $79.

The Tomboy Button Up

Maximalist(left): Top by !NU.I, $150; skirt (vintage) from Ottawa Antique Market, $49; brooch, worn in hair, from Logan Antiques, $65; brooch, worn on collar, from Logan Antiques, $55; purse by Demu Label, $115; necklace from Forever 21, $16.95. Minimalist(right): Top by !NU.I, $150; necklace by Aldo, $12.95; skirt by Lustre, $175.

The Little White Dress

Maximalist(left): Dress by !NU.I, $250; necklace, part of a set with bracelet, from Logan Antiques, $1,500; bracelet from Le Château, $150; leaf-patterned necklace, part of a set with earrings, Logan Antiques, $125; earrings from Logan Antiques, $75; ring from Logan Antiques, $55. Minimalist(right): Dress from Judith & Charles, $325; necklace from Forever 21, $9.95.

The Everyday Tunic

Maximalist(left): Tunic by Lustre, $160; necklace by Chat Perle Vintage in Montreal, $125; ring from Logan Antiques, $45; cobra bracelet from Logan Antiques, $75; earrings from Logan Antiques, $95. Minimalist(right): Tunic by Lustre, $160; necklace from Logan Antiques, $55.

The Modern Jumper

Maximalist(left): Jumpsuit by !NU.I, $190; blazer from Judith & Charles, $425; ring from Logan Antiques, $55; cuff from Logan Antiques, $75; spider brooches from Logan Antiques, $35-75; hat from Banana Republic, $65; scarf, stylist’s own. Minimalist(right): Jumpsuit by !NU.I, $190; earrings by Pica $55.

The Versatile Tee

Maximalist(left): Skirt by Club Monaco, $149; top by Lustre, $75, necklace, earrings and bracelets by Logan Antiques, $79-159; belt and fanny pack, stylist’s own. Minimalist(right): Pants by !NU.I, $175; top by Lustre, $75; necklace by F21, $5.95; sunglasses by Versace, vintage and stylist’s own.



Victoire, 1282 Wellington St. W and 246 Dalhousie St.
Forever 21:
Rideau Centre
Club Monaco:
Rideau Centre
Logan Antiques:
Ottawa Antique Market, 1179A Bank St.
Bayshore and St. Laurent Shopping centres, Rideau Centre.
Demu Label:
The Bay
Judith & Charles:
Rideau Centre; Holt Renfrew
Sandra Angelozzi:
Femme de Carrière
Le Château:
Rideau Centre, St. Laurent Shopping Centre;
Norml, 184 Rideau St., also, Victoire (see above) and
AMH Style, 1440 Wellington St. W.

Jenna’s makeup by Melody Iafelice, Carmen’s makeup by
Noah Venkatarangam, Models’ hair by Noah Venkatarangam

Models: Jenna and Carmen from Angie’s Models

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