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Alexandra Gunn

Fashion Editor

As Fashion Editor and Columnist for Ottawa Life Magazine, Alex profiles local designers, businesses and the latest fashion trends. Her column, 'Ask Alex' is a trusted source of advice and insight for lifestyle readers across Eastern Ontario. Alexandra is a former television anchor and broadcaster who took on a range of files, from reporting the news and delivering the weather, to presenting long-form features and moderating hard-hitting debates. Alexandra regularly volunteers her time with charitable organizations in her community. You can follow her at @OttawaStyle and @AlexandraGunn.
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Cottage Life

Cottage Life

Feature Photo by Ping Hu / Alex is wearing an off-the-should dress by Ralph Lauren $119 Nautical Stripe Joe Fresh $19 Teva Original Universal Sandals $99 at the Hudson's Bay From Gatineau to Muskoka, Ottawans are fleeing the city heat in search of the laid-back lake lifestyle. [...]

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Summer Edits

Summer Edits

You’ve spent years honing your professional appearance but somewhere along the way you likely forgot to invest in your weekend wardrobe. With the warmer weather finally here, it’s time to get a kick-back, summer-lovin’, heck-yes-it’s-the-week-end style. Trends may come and [...]

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Fleurs de Villes: Where Fashion and Florals Collide

Fleurs de Villes: Where Fashion and Florals Collide

Photos by by Alexandra Gunn Get ready to stop and smell the roses. The must-see Canadian flower meets fashion show has been touring across Canada and is set to arrive in Ottawa for viewing on Wednesday, May 3rd through Sunday, May 7th at Bayshore Shopping Centre. The unique exhibition features [...]

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Spring into Fashion!

Spring into Fashion!

Refresh Spring has sprung and we’re celebrating by breaking from the darker shades we’ve worn all winter and filling our wardrobe with bright colours to celebrate the beginning of the new season. Rebooting your wardrobe with modern spring styles has never been easier. At the top of [...]

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Ottawa Wedding Spotlight 2017

Ottawa Wedding Spotlight 2017

Feature photo: Klava Zykova makeup with MDRN Photobooth by Catalina Viau Wedding season is about to kick into high gear and for the bride-to-be the decisions are many. It’s important to take a step back and look at what’s really important to you both and what overall day-of-look you’re [...]

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Big Art Come Back

Big Art Come Back

Feature Image Artist: Jerry Grey Art lovers will be mixing and mingling with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa (BBBSO) and Operation Come Home (OCH), as they bring back the ‘Big Art’ auction on Saturday, March 25th at The Glebe Community Centre. BBBSO and OCH have partnered for [...]

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#OttawaStyle

#OttawaStyle

Shot on location at the @AndazOttawa / Photography by @Valerie_Keeler / Video by @HourMediaInc Ready to elevate your fashion game? These top influencers are making waves in the blogging community and are proving that this political city has style. After steadily garnering online followers and continuing [...]

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A Fashionable Valentine

A Fashionable Valentine

Fashion Editor Alexandra Gunn has some tips to make this your most fashionable Valentine's Day. Photos by Winter Lotus Photography On My List: 1. Flowers from Blue Thistle Florist www.bluethistleflorist.ca 2. The long Canada Goose Mystique Parka ($950) for those extremely cold days 3. Print [...]

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#OttawaStyle with Chantal Sarkisian

#OttawaStyle with Chantal Sarkisian

hoto credits: Valerie Keeler and courtesy of @Chantsy Ottawa’s fashion chameleon, Chantal Sarkisian is celebrating Ottawa’s variety, individuality and creativity with #OttawaStyle. She is one of Ottawa’s top influencers who is making waves in the blogging community and is encouraging [...]

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#OttawaStyle with Katrina Turnbull

#OttawaStyle with Katrina Turnbull

Photo credits: Valerie Keeler and courtesy of @Ouicestchic Ready to elevate your fashion game? Ottawa fashion bloggers are supporting local and are helping to boost the style quotient across the city. Blogger collaborations with local boutiques and Canadian brands are taking off and companies, big [...]

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