Savage Rose Designs gives back to First Nations community

CALGARIAN’S FEATHER ACCESSORIES TO GRACE ABORIGINAL FASHION SHOW ¬†With high heels, a winning smile and six-inch-long feather earrings dangling from her lobes, Melanie Parsons has taken the Calgary fashion scene by storm with her feather accessory business, Savage Rose Designs. After starting her business in 2010, Parsons has seen her fair share of upheaval, hardships…

First-hand tips for second-hand shopping [Gallery]

AVID THRIFT STORE SHOPPERS SHARE TRICKS OF TRADE The first things you notice when walking inside any second-hand store are row after row of racks filled with clothes of every colour pallet, shelves exploding with shoes, bins brimming with hats and scarves, and baskets crammed with costume jewellery. The adage “one man’s trash is another…