Heiress to Progression

“When you’re a heiress you think about the legacy that has been passed down to you, and the obligation that you have to continue, honour and uphold it…One of the things that stands out the most to me is the predecessors in my family, the women that I look up to, are very strong independent […]

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Honest Bargain

“I think for a lot of people, shopping at Honest Ed’s probably felt empowering… they could find affordable necessities for their home and family, but at a special place. As someone who didn’t grow up with a ton of money, going to Honest Ed’s made me feel comfortable and welcome because it was this place […]

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History in the Making

“The history books will say she.lace strived to empower girls and women through their love for sneakers. It will document how we challenged to make space for women in an environment that, traditionally, excluded and overlooked them. It will say that she.lace displayed the importance of providing positive examples of inspirational women, so that ladies […]

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Studying for Greatness

  “Women’s empowerment is a network of women supporting and lifting one another up. It’s about being a leader. It’s about rising above and showing that “you can” when others say “you can’t.” It’s about being fierce in any situation!” ~Kiah Welsh, she.lace co-founder COMN 1310, SOSC 4040, ANTH 3370, EDUC 3592, MATH 1013, MUSI […]

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Flexing on Life

“As women we get bogged down with so many extra stresses, I find. There’s the idea that we need to look a certain way because of the way social media works. There’s the idea that our bodies need to do certain things, that we need to believe certain things and act certain ways. And yoga […]

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Personal Paradise

“Peace of mind and clarity, strong family bonds and security in every sense of the word. Paradise is a state of mind, a pair of rose coloured glasses, perhaps, that allows me to look at my surroundings through a positive lens…best way for me to describe what it looks like.” ~Maria Giuliana “This Is Paradise” […]

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The Elegance of Royalty

“Time waits for no man…or WOMAN. Embrace your Royalty.” “Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown…” Good ol’ William Shakespeare is a wordsmith of no rival: We hope thou doth not misprison whence we come from. That’s probably enough of a torturous reminder of the struggles many of us went through in high school […]

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The Art of Prestige

“I want to show the wide range in ways women can look amazing in sneakers. You don’t have to just wear track pants, you don’t have to just wear a certain type of sneakers. I think the more women who get profiled in sneakers in different styles, you can see that they are as versatile […]

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Blooming into Greatness

“The significance of the cherry blossom tree in Japanese culture goes back hundreds of years. In their country, the cherry blossom represents the fragility and the beauty of life. It’s a reminder that life is almost overwhelmingly beautiful but that it is also tragically short.” ~Homaro Cantu MAY we share the best known secret about […]

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Bridging the Gap

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humour, and some style.” ~Maya Angelou Happy Friday! We have a visual treat for you today, take a look at the phenomenal “star-studded” video below. Full disclosure, even she.lace didn’t know about this […]

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