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Target: Excitement and Sparkles for Everyone

Dresses that look like disco balls are spectacular!

It’s my daughter’s 6th birthday today and all she wants to do is arrive at school in the kind of formal wear that was once reserved for prom. I can’t blame her. Nothing says “IT’S MY BIRTHDAY” like an entire outfit that sparkles like a disco ball. But don’t get me wrong, sequins are still pretty special. It’s just that nowadays you don’t need to spend hundreds of dollars to get it….if you’re a KID that is.

I recently posted that Target is finally coming to Canada. And I have no doubt the Target brand will create some heat when it throws open its doors in the cold Canadian winter month of March 2013. A time when many Canadians are conquering the ski hills and hoarding maple syrup. But I’m sure Canadians will take pause when they finally learn what our American neighbour to the south has been enjoying all these years: Well made discount fashion that looks great and kids clothes that actually make kids excited. Yes Canadians will come in the thousands!  They will toss aside their snow shoes,  leave their igloos for the day, they will cast aside their non-watery beer and consider not eating bacon for the day!  They will get “aboot” in their car and make their way to the nearest Target, foregoing the pull of winter sports and televised hockey games!  Canadians will clammer to Target and the word “sorry” will be heard hundreds of times over as Canadian aimlessly bump into each other while marveling Target merchandise*  There will be happiness in the air because Canadians are happy people who seriously love any signage that says “SALE.”

And what do we have to look forward to?  Well considering the kid’s fashions are impossible to beat my daughter has selected a few of her favorites. Get them while you still can!

*We don’t live in igloos but it’s true that our beer is superior.

Target Canada Stores open March 2013. But you can still shop in the U.S. of course!

Do you keep your family festively stylish during the holidays? We’re giving away three $50 Target giftcards to brighten the season! To enter for a chance to win, simply comment on this post with a personal tip on how you dress your children conveniently — and with style — during the holidays! (Gift cards available for both the U.S. and Canada!)

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  • Dream Big 1 of 10
    Dream Big
    After years of waking up and dreaming I'm in the women's section I can now rest easy knowing TARGET IS COMING TO CANADA! March 2013. I can hardly wait.
  • BFF’s 2 of 10
    BFF's
    This is my best friend of 30 years. We didn't even get our faces in the shot trying to focus on the Target sign. We're Canadian...this is special.
  • The front door 3 of 10
    The front door
    Okay...not even a good photograph but illustrates my excitement for shopping at Target.
  • Fancy Pants 4 of 10
    Fancy Pants
    My daughter squealed when she saw these shoes. She thinks these are high heels which when you're 6 should be. Super cute. Girl's Rachel Shoes Bella Dress - Black/Silver And $19.99? So good.
  • The Lady Shoes 5 of 10
    The Lady Shoes
    When I was in grade 4 my mother bought me a pair of suede pumps with a wood heel. They were amazing and made me feel like a lady. My daughter saw these shoes and said "Hello Fancy!" Girl's Cherokee® Hazina Dress - Assorted Colors $19.99
  • Gwen’s Pants! 6 of 10
    Gwen's Pants!
    So we all know Gwen Stefani wants a girl. Fortunately she's using all the energy to create incredible clothes for kids. My daughter lives in tights and these are cool and can be worn under ANY dress. Harajuku Mini for Target® Girls' Pant $16.99
  • The “WHAT?!” dress 7 of 10
    The "WHAT?!" dress
    I mean COME ON...THIS IS AWESOME. It literally made my daughter gasp. It's $79.99 and looks every bit of it.
  • The Bling Skirt 8 of 10
    The Bling Skirt
    Remember when Sharon Stone paired a white t-shirt with a killer designer skirt? Now 6 year old's can do it too! I'm so jealous. Cherokee® Girls' Sequin Skirt $14.99!
  • The Practical Tank 9 of 10
    The Practical Tank
    Remember the days when something like this would only be worn for special occasions? My daughter would wear this for Christmas day and then for gym class the following week. Sparkles have no limits. Cherokee® Girls' Sequin Tank $12.99!
  • The Showstopper! 10 of 10
    The Showstopper!
    Look no further: Rosenau Girls' Holiday Sequin Dress - Silver dress For $24.99! Talk about a holiday dress!

A big thanks to Target for sponsoring this campaign. Click here to see more of the discussion.

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