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How Stampede & FIFA are practically the same

Generally during Stampede most every watering hole lends itself to the ‘Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth’. TV’s have the various rodeo events and much anticipated Chuckwagon Races on, allowing patrons to enjoy a cold one AND keep up to snuff on what’s happening on the grounds.   Well this year one of the world’s biggest…

Cowboy Flair: Jewelry to Complete Your Stampede Outfit

Sometimes the perfect outfit falls short without the right accessories. Cowboy hat, check. Boots, check. Necklace, missing. Look no further than local jewelry company Cinder & Sage for all your Calgary Stampede accessory needs. You may recognize company owner Lindsay from Market Collective, that is if you could get anywhere near her booth. Always a…

How to Throw Your Own Pancake Breakfast

I *love *a good dinner party, but during Stampede, a fabulous breakfast party with your nearest and dearest is where it’s at: no lines, no screaming kids, and no end to your mimosa. How glam you go is up to you: since summer in Calgary is short, you can fancy it up with a more elaborate…

Songza Playlists for Stampede 2014

With Stampede 2014 only ten days away (TEN DAYS!!!!!!!), here’s a list of the best Songza playlists to put you in the mood (as if you weren’t already, I know).   GNO (Girl’s Night Out) These contemporary country ladies know how to party! http://songza.com/listen/girls-night-out-country-songza/   Hillbilly Body Building Work out like a real cowboy. http://songza.com/listen/hillbilly-bodybuilding-songza/  …

Get your Stampede outfit together

Full disclosure: I’ve lived in Calgary for 12 years and have never owned a cowboy hat or cowboy boots. If you are like me and your wardrobe is devoid of Stampede wear, or if you are just looking for something unique that reflects your personal style, this list might help you find that hidden gem to…

Ladies: Let’s do this.

There is less than a month to go before Calgary’s best party kicks into high gear. Chances are you’ll be donning your short shorts and two stepping with more than a few cowboys (yes!). Work your way through a few items on our checklist and you’ll be saddling up to that cute cowboy in no time….

CS Swag Goes Haute Couture -Paul Hardy CS Mercantile Curator

Stampede Style has gotten a major overhaul this year, thanks to new Calgary Stampede Mercantile curator, Paul Hardy –a fantastic locally based Fashion Designer. As a fashion designer whose work has been showcased on an international platform, Hardy is an obvious choice. He’s respectful of traditional roots, but wanted to reflect what Calgary is today…

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