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Style Icons Who Would Wear Blushing Designs

3 Aug

Every designer dreams of having a style icon wear their designs  and sometimes that becomes a reality. Also, many designers may use a style icon as a muse or create an icon out of a muse. We couldn’t help but to image these icons as models of Blushing Designs…

Audrey Hepburn… in the Audrey Dress

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We channeled Audrey when we designed the Audrey dress, so we only see fit that she be the icon who represented this dress.

Grace Kelly… 4-Way DressGrace in the 4 way copy

Grace always had that classic 50’s style that reminded us of the 4-way’s A-line shape.

Marilyn Monroe… in the Belinda DressMarilyn in the Belinda copy

Marilyn has an amazing hourglass shape, which is why we chose the Belinda dress to show off her curves.

Twiggy… in the Lucille DressTwiggy in the Lucille copy

Twiggy is the face of Mod fashion, and since the Lucille dress

reminded us so much of the 60’s, we could only imagine her wearing it.

Liz… in the Wrap Dress

liz in the wrap dress copyLike Liz, the Wrap dress is classic and sophisticated with a sexy edge.


This Summer’s Hottest Colours to Wear

19 Jun

Mellow Yellow

Yellow is a great summer colour that makes you shine like the sun! Try it in our Isabella & Belinda dresses.



Light blues to bring out your summer glow.. Wear it in a dress or a skirt for a beautiful day look.


Passionate Red

Reds grab attention and look fabulous on everyone, blondes, brunette, even redheads when you find the right shade. Try one of our little red dresses for a Saturday night such as a fab Faux Wrap or our Story of a Girl Gabriella dress.

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Glacier Grey

If you don’t want to be overly bold, try a subdued grey for a soft day look. These new Isla and Phillipa dresses also come in green.

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Glorious Greens

A unique choice to try is a great green! For a fresh summer day look, try our 4-Way Dresses or light Faux Wraps.

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Dress Like Celebs

4 Nov

Get the Look!
Re-create your favorite celebrity style at Blushing Boutique.


The Versatile Sweater Dress can be worn seven different ways by ruching and tying the strings.


If you want a perfect office look, visit Blushing Boutique.

We have elegant tops and skirts.

Gray, navy and other colors are also available.


The Tunic is easy to wear and very comfortable.  It is great to pair with leggings and boots in the winter, and also makes a great semi-casual Holiday dress.

The tunic comes in 7 different colourways.


The Strapless Chinese Silk Dress is great for any occasion, including holiday parties, New Years, or paired with a jacket for a date or girl’s night out.

Check out our website for more great styles including our cozy sweater dress with pockets, and classic Belinda dress.

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Three-Way Thursday!

29 Mar

Shelley Klassen’s Spring line has so many beautiful dresses to choose from! This burn-out silk godess dress priced at $244, is one of the Blushette’s favorites. It can be purchased in store or online at www.blushingboutique.com!

Look #1: Cool as a Cucumber

Nadine is a cool customer in her wool fedora, leather jacket, and two-tone yellow shoes. Taking this dress through the seasons, she looks oh-so-fall and we are oh-so-falling for her!

Look #2: Dancing Queen

Straight and to the point! Clutch by Davie & Chio ($110- available at Blushing), crystal necklace by Rachel Robinson ($220- Available at Blushing), black pumps and a sultry stare. She’s going out dancing, darling… and who are you to stand in her way!?

Look #3: Beauty of Bohemia

 Take your burn-out silk dress to a chic beach party! The perfect boho girl wears genuine stones from Earth Essence jewelry, like this jade and turquoise necklace sold at Blushing Boutique ($69), a beautiful royal blue silk scarf by To Desire ($145- at Blushing) to wrap around your neck or to keep your locks in check while the ocean’s breeze swirls around you! Ahh what a vision! And what is Boho-chic without a locally hand-beaded tote to carry your sandals in? Get yours by Creative Dimenions ($79) here at Blushing!

Meet the Dress Monday: Leilani

26 Mar

Name: Leilani (means ‘heavenly flower’ in Hawaiian)

Likes: Walking barefoot in the sand, happy hour, drinking out of coconuts, her hibiscus garden.

Dislikes: Snow, Minus 20 degree weather, being on time

Hobby: Sun Bathing

Music Idol: Elvis Presley

Lifelong Ambition: To win a  24 hour  hula dance-a-thon.

Blushing Boutique at Fashion Week

24 Mar

We were honoured to show on the opening night of Vancouver Fashion Week Spring 2012.  The show was at the Chinese Cultural Center and began at 9 p.m! We had 33 Dresses that were each indivdualistic and a vision of  pure beauty. We had some great reviews – click here to read one!-  Our spring collection will soon be available to purchase online and also in Shelley Klassen’s flagship store: Blushing Boutique!


Shelley Klassen also showcased a Bridal piece, worn by the stunning, Kelsey Vicars and was gorgeouslyadorned in Bun pearls!

Our newest Blushette, baby Abigail,  made an appearance to her very first fashion show and what a great introduction it was!

For more images of the Fashion Show and further Blushette Updates, check us out on our  Facebook page!

XOXO – The Blushettes!

Fashion Week Opening Gala

22 Mar

Some quick pics from the Vancouver Fashion Week opening gala last night.  We can’t wait for out show tomorrow night! Stay tuned…

Shelly Klassen and our gorgeous model Megan (in Bun pearls) at the photo wall. 

Blushettes Sara and Tassie in Blushing Boutique dresses and JFG and Earth Essence jewelry respectively.