Style

You Need These Winter Layering Essentials

When we start to feel a nip in the air and see the holiday decorations in every store window, it only means one thing: winter is upon us. When it comes to the winter season, instead of wearing a snowsuit...

Fall Staples You Can Thrift

If you're anything like me, when a new season rolls around, my favourite thing to do is go to the thrift store. I love scouting for new pieces to add to my wardrobe. When it comes to the fall season, besides...

Halloween Costume Inspo ft. Your Favourite Characters

Halloween brings out the inner child in all of us. From carving pumpkins, stuffing our faces with candy and chocolate, to everyone dressing up! Whether you're staying home, handing out candy, or going to a party, we’ve got your costume...

NYFW Puts A Spotlight On Genderless Fashion

This year’s fashion week saw a greater emergence of all new kinds of fashion---and no I’m not talking about masks. A growing concept in the 21st century fashion industry is genderless or unisex clothing. This category of design allows for...

Met Gala 2021 Recap: Channeling Old Hollywood

It was fashion fanatics' favourite day of the year last night, the Met Gala. The dress code, chosen by Anna Wintour, was “American Independence” to introduce the exhibition ‘In America: A Lexicon of Fashion’ at The Metropolitan Museum of Art....

3 Outfits Inspired By The 2021 Oscars

In case you missed it, the 2021 Oscars were held this past Sunday and it looked a bit different this time around. The overall energy of the event was more relaxed with less people, paparazzi, and drama. However, the red...

What Does Dress For Success Even Mean?

How many times has someone told you to "dress for success"? It's such a common phrase, but what does it really mean? Is there a specific outfit that looks more successful over another? Does it have something to do with...

4 Items We'll Never Wear Again After Quarantine

I recently did something out of my comfort zone...I made plans with someone. After more than a year of staying home most of the time and enjoying the life of sweat pants and hoodies, I realized I kind of forgot...

3 Clothing Items That Are The Epitome Of “Power-Casual”

Whether you’re working from home or making your way into the office, your calendar is probably a mix of important meetings, scheduled relaxation time, and a handful of Zoom calls. Introducing power-casual fashion, the new age way of styling #OOTDs...

Our Favourite 2020 Fall Fashion Trends

Yes it's true. Fashion has absolutely looked a little different this year. That said, it is not obsolete. Trends are still evolving. Not everyone is wearing sweat pants and sneakers everyday, and we believe it's because when you dress good,...

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Health & Wellness

I Recently Travelled From Canada To The USA And This Was My Experience

Since travel restrictions were eased a bit in North America and I had been fully vaccinated, I decided I would embark on my first trip in a long time to see some loved ones. While travelling, I witnessed a handful...

4 Essentials For Travelling Safely During COVID-19

With COVID-19 cases on the decline and restrictions loosening in most parts of the world, we're starting to welcome travel back once again. Loved ones are being reunited, the travel and & hospitality industries are seeing a big boom, and...

Here's How To Beat Brain Fog And Say Goodbye To That Afternoon Slump

Anyone else get to that point in the day where your coffee has worn off, leaving you feeling tired, unfocused, and a tad unmotivated? For the most part, we've all experienced a serious case of brain fog. You know the...

I Got The COVID-19 Vaccine And Here's What Really Happened

Last week I received my first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. There's a lot of misinformation being spread on a daily basis, and some uncertainty around getting the shot, so I figured I'd share my experience. Since I lived...

5 Wellness Goals That Are Actually Manageable

We're constantly being told we need to buy certain things and invest X amount of time into our "self-care routines". But can we be honest? Does anyone actually have a self-care routine that they do every single day? Personally, when...

The Importance Of Continued Learning: Interview With Emily Naddaf, Co-Founder Of Elena's Club

The idea of Elena's Club was born at a dinner table with friends. Around the table sat four professionals - each with their own area of expertise. Breaking the ice was hard. One person said, "I need a 101 on accounting."...

Getting Down To The Truth About the COVID-19 Vaccines, With Dr. Christine Prudhoe, MD, CCFP.

With so much information out there about COVID-19 and most recently, its vaccines, it can be difficult to decipher what's true and what's not. With the COVID-19 vaccination program underway in Canada, we felt it was important to get down...

How To Make Lockdown Weekends Actually Feel Like Weekends

Although many areas are in some form of lockdown, it's important that we still try to take the time on weekends to have some fun. Weekends and days off are important for our mental wellbeing and happiness. If you're on...

3 Small Habits That Actually Improved My Mood

If you read my Lessons from 2020 post, you may remember that this year I want to focus on prioritizing my physical and mental wellness. I implemented a few habits into my routine in January that really made an immediate difference and...

5 Easy Ways To Prevent "Maskne"

Maskne is no joke. As if the weight of the pandemic wasn't enough, we've all struggled with some type of unwanted acne due to the constant wearing of masks. Maskne occurs when sweat, dead skin, oils and bacteria get trapped...

2021 Resolutions Based On Your Enneagram

It's finally the new year and like most people, we're reflecting on the past, while preparing for the future. Resolutions seem to be a popular topic of conversation around this time of year. As a species, we love to set...

25 Affirmations For 2020

A lot has happened this year. 2020 only has two months (not even) left. You made it. You persevered despite the uncertainty and fear. You may have set goals or affirmations at the start of 2020, but no one could...

How to Cope When Seasonal Depression Collides with Pandemic Depression, with Angie Vanderwees, Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

Shorter days and dropping temperatures are enough to put many of us in a funk. But this year is different - on top of having to manage seasonal depression, or also known as seasonal affective disorder (SAD), many will also...

Alessia Scauzillo On Her New At-Home Workout Program, A Sculpt Body, And The Connection It Brings To Her Mom

As we celebrate Mother's Day this weekend, we'd like to take the rest of this month to highlight and celebrate different stories of all forms, involving mothers and motherhood. First up - we sat down with Alessia Scauzillo a few...

How To Leverage Your Emotional Intelligence & Intuition, With Sarah Farris Of Vibe Elevated

I had the chance to chat with Sarah Farris, emotional intelligence and energy expert, a few weeks ago. As the Founder & Principal of Vibe Elevated, Sarah is dedicated to helping people develop greater emotional awareness and resilience in the...

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Interviews

Monday Girl Launched A Platform To Help Women Everywhere Land Their Dream Job

If there's something we all need, it's community. Like many university grads, when Istiana Bestari first moved to Toronto to start her career, she needed to find a way to network, build connections, and find opportunities.  Her and her business...

Our Conversation with the Founder of the Hosiery For Men Blog

Currently in its 11th year, Hosiery For Men is the go-to source for men who are interested in hosiery. We had the opportunity to speak with the founder and curator of the blog and get his thoughts on why he felt there was...

The Importance Of Continued Learning: Interview With Emily Naddaf, Co-Founder Of Elena's Club

The idea of Elena's Club was born at a dinner table with friends. Around the table sat four professionals - each with their own area of expertise. Breaking the ice was hard. One person said, "I need a 101 on accounting."...

Getting Down To The Truth About the COVID-19 Vaccines, With Dr. Christine Prudhoe, MD, CCFP.

With so much information out there about COVID-19 and most recently, its vaccines, it can be difficult to decipher what's true and what's not. With the COVID-19 vaccination program underway in Canada, we felt it was important to get down...

Alyssa Bertram, Founder + CEO Of Easy Period, On Ending Stigma Around Menstruation

Why do we as women feel so weird talking about our periods? It's not like it's a secret that it happens once a month, but here we are, slipping a tampon up our sleeves or in our pockets as we...

How To Turn A Failure Into A Turning Point With Priya Sam

Priya Sam is a former television journalist, Toronto influencer, and now successful podcast host. She's had a lifetime of experience covering stories relating to crime, breaking news, politics, and more. After years of working in television, she took a leap...

Stephanie O’Mahoney, Portfolio Manager at Wealthsimple, On Why You Should Start Investing Today.

I met Stephanie O’Mahoney a year ago at a conference for female business owners, where she led a session on the importance of looking after your own personal finances and why you should start investing ASAP. I took away so...

How to Cope When Seasonal Depression Collides with Pandemic Depression, with Angie Vanderwees, Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

Shorter days and dropping temperatures are enough to put many of us in a funk. But this year is different - on top of having to manage seasonal depression, or also known as seasonal affective disorder (SAD), many will also...

Alessia Scauzillo On Her New At-Home Workout Program, A Sculpt Body, And The Connection It Brings To Her Mom

As we celebrate Mother's Day this weekend, we'd like to take the rest of this month to highlight and celebrate different stories of all forms, involving mothers and motherhood. First up - we sat down with Alessia Scauzillo a few...

Katie Squires-Thompson, Chief Strategy Officer At Women In Capital Markets (WCM), On Working Remotely

With a significant number of people working from home in the past few (and coming) weeks, we thought it’d be a great time to share our conversation with Katie Squires-Thompson. Katie is the Chief Strategy Officer at Women in Capital...

How To Leverage Your Emotional Intelligence & Intuition, With Sarah Farris Of Vibe Elevated

I had the chance to chat with Sarah Farris, emotional intelligence and energy expert, a few weeks ago. As the Founder & Principal of Vibe Elevated, Sarah is dedicated to helping people develop greater emotional awareness and resilience in the...

How Kaylin Marcotte, Founder and CEO of JIGGY, Found Her Own Form Of Meditation, And Then Turned It Into A Business

For Kaylin Marcotte, puzzling was a way to relax and unwind in the evenings after her long work days as the first employee at theSkimm. As one of the only things that really helped her unplug, she fell in love with...

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Work Life

The Art Of Crafting The Perfect Follow-Up Email

There is an art to writing emails. Some people have a natural ability, where others may find that it's the most time consuming part of the job. There's a lot to be mindful of: the tone, the length, and whether...

How To Refocus On Your Goals Halfway Through 2021

Well...we've made it to the half way mark. It's pretty hard to believe, but we've already been through six months of 2021. It has strangely flown by, which tends to stress people out when thinking about annual goals. Don't stress, you...

Monday Girl Launched A Platform To Help Women Everywhere Land Their Dream Job

If there's something we all need, it's community. Like many university grads, when Istiana Bestari first moved to Toronto to start her career, she needed to find a way to network, build connections, and find opportunities.  Her and her business...

Being Laid Off: Your Next Steps

Being laid off from your job involves a roller coaster of emotions. It can feel demoralizing and stressful, but it can also be the beginning of a new chapter in your life. Whether it was because of the global pandemic,...

5 Ways You Can Set Healthy Work-Life Boundaries

If you're feeling like it’s getting increasingly difficult to transition from work hours to off hours, you're not alone. Working from home has lots of benefits, but the inevitable downside is that you never truly feel like you’ve left the...

Stephanie O’Mahoney, Portfolio Manager at Wealthsimple, On Why You Should Start Investing Today.

I met Stephanie O’Mahoney a year ago at a conference for female business owners, where she led a session on the importance of looking after your own personal finances and why you should start investing ASAP. I took away so...

4 Industries That Have Proven To Be Pandemic Proof

When the pandemic hit, a lot of people found themselves out of a job. First, it was temporary layoffs, then downsizing, then closures. The pattern sparked a new thought process in the modern day employee. Will this job I'm applying...

This Is How To Crush Your Next Zoom Interview

Remember when interviews meant you woke up 3 hours early to get ready, study company background info and drive to a far location, arrive 30 minutes early, meet with an individual, answer questions for 30 minutes, and drive back home?...

I Started A Job In The Middle Of A Pandemic

As you know, 2020 is...well, 2020. Tons of us lost our jobs, were laid off, had to close up shop and reinvent ourselves or our businesses. For some, who may have been freelancers or entrepreneurs, financial stability became a very...

Katie Squires-Thompson, Chief Strategy Officer At Women In Capital Markets (WCM), On Working Remotely

With a significant number of people working from home in the past few (and coming) weeks, we thought it’d be a great time to share our conversation with Katie Squires-Thompson. Katie is the Chief Strategy Officer at Women in Capital...

How To Leverage Your Emotional Intelligence & Intuition, With Sarah Farris Of Vibe Elevated

I had the chance to chat with Sarah Farris, emotional intelligence and energy expert, a few weeks ago. As the Founder & Principal of Vibe Elevated, Sarah is dedicated to helping people develop greater emotional awareness and resilience in the...

See more Work Life Articles

Hosiery

The Five Benefits Of Ordering Threads Tights' Monthly Subscription Service

Did you know that we offer a monthly subscription of tights delivered right to your doorstep? We give you the option to choose any tights you want, the amount you receive per month, and how often they come to your...

We Asked Six People What They Love About Threads Tights And Here Are The Results

One of our favourite things to do is read the reviews on our products from all our loyal tight-loving customers, but we’ve never taken the time to tell you what the Threads team loves the most about them. There are...

Our Conversation with the Founder of the Hosiery For Men Blog

Currently in its 11th year, Hosiery For Men is the go-to source for men who are interested in hosiery. We had the opportunity to speak with the founder and curator of the blog and get his thoughts on why he felt there was...

3 Ways To Improve Your Home Using Old Tights

Here at Threads, we’re committed to finding life hacks that support sustainable living. Although we only produce tights and masks, our products can be used for a variety of other activities in and around your home.  We’ve discovered uses in...

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From The Threads Team

The Ultimate Gift Guide

Finding the perfect gift for family and friends can be difficult, but not this year! We’ve rounded up the top gifts for everyone on your list. Gifts for Mom Our moms deserve the world; but since we can’t physically give...

We Asked Six People What They Love About Threads Tights And Here Are The Results

One of our favourite things to do is read the reviews on our products from all our loyal tight-loving customers, but we’ve never taken the time to tell you what the Threads team loves the most about them. There are...

I Tried All Of Starbucks’ Fall Drinks So You Don’t Have To

As soon as the nights get colder and the leaves begin to fall, we pull out our Threads tights and the rest of our fall wardrobe to get ready for the new season. But nothing gets us more excited for...

How To Refocus On Your Goals Halfway Through 2021

Well...we've made it to the half way mark. It's pretty hard to believe, but we've already been through six months of 2021. It has strangely flown by, which tends to stress people out when thinking about annual goals. Don't stress, you...

Why Pride Month Is Still As Important As Ever

In case you didn't know how the whole idea of Pride and Pride Month came to be, I'm going to give you a bit of a history lesson before getting into this article. The LGBTQ+ rights movement was born out...

Here's How To Beat Brain Fog And Say Goodbye To That Afternoon Slump

Anyone else get to that point in the day where your coffee has worn off, leaving you feeling tired, unfocused, and a tad unmotivated? For the most part, we've all experienced a serious case of brain fog. You know the...

I Got The COVID-19 Vaccine And Here's What Really Happened

Last week I received my first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. There's a lot of misinformation being spread on a daily basis, and some uncertainty around getting the shot, so I figured I'd share my experience. Since I lived...

3 Outfits Inspired By The 2021 Oscars

In case you missed it, the 2021 Oscars were held this past Sunday and it looked a bit different this time around. The overall energy of the event was more relaxed with less people, paparazzi, and drama. However, the red...

5 Wellness Goals That Are Actually Manageable

We're constantly being told we need to buy certain things and invest X amount of time into our "self-care routines". But can we be honest? Does anyone actually have a self-care routine that they do every single day? Personally, when...

The Importance Of Continued Learning: Interview With Emily Naddaf, Co-Founder Of Elena's Club

The idea of Elena's Club was born at a dinner table with friends. Around the table sat four professionals - each with their own area of expertise. Breaking the ice was hard. One person said, "I need a 101 on accounting."...

Getting Down To The Truth About the COVID-19 Vaccines, With Dr. Christine Prudhoe, MD, CCFP.

With so much information out there about COVID-19 and most recently, its vaccines, it can be difficult to decipher what's true and what's not. With the COVID-19 vaccination program underway in Canada, we felt it was important to get down...

What Does Dress For Success Even Mean?

How many times has someone told you to "dress for success"? It's such a common phrase, but what does it really mean? Is there a specific outfit that looks more successful over another? Does it have something to do with...

Alyssa Bertram, Founder + CEO Of Easy Period, On Ending Stigma Around Menstruation

Why do we as women feel so weird talking about our periods? It's not like it's a secret that it happens once a month, but here we are, slipping a tampon up our sleeves or in our pockets as we...

How To Turn A Failure Into A Turning Point With Priya Sam

Priya Sam is a former television journalist, Toronto influencer, and now successful podcast host. She's had a lifetime of experience covering stories relating to crime, breaking news, politics, and more. After years of working in television, she took a leap...

4 Items We'll Never Wear Again After Quarantine

I recently did something out of my comfort zone...I made plans with someone. After more than a year of staying home most of the time and enjoying the life of sweat pants and hoodies, I realized I kind of forgot...

Being Laid Off: Your Next Steps

Being laid off from your job involves a roller coaster of emotions. It can feel demoralizing and stressful, but it can also be the beginning of a new chapter in your life. Whether it was because of the global pandemic,...

3 Clothing Items That Are The Epitome Of “Power-Casual”

Whether you’re working from home or making your way into the office, your calendar is probably a mix of important meetings, scheduled relaxation time, and a handful of Zoom calls. Introducing power-casual fashion, the new age way of styling #OOTDs...

How To Make Lockdown Weekends Actually Feel Like Weekends

Although many areas are in some form of lockdown, it's important that we still try to take the time on weekends to have some fun. Weekends and days off are important for our mental wellbeing and happiness. If you're on...

3 Small Habits That Actually Improved My Mood

If you read my Lessons from 2020 post, you may remember that this year I want to focus on prioritizing my physical and mental wellness. I implemented a few habits into my routine in January that really made an immediate difference and...

5 Ways You Can Set Healthy Work-Life Boundaries

If you're feeling like it’s getting increasingly difficult to transition from work hours to off hours, you're not alone. Working from home has lots of benefits, but the inevitable downside is that you never truly feel like you’ve left the...

5 Easy Ways To Prevent "Maskne"

Maskne is no joke. As if the weight of the pandemic wasn't enough, we've all struggled with some type of unwanted acne due to the constant wearing of masks. Maskne occurs when sweat, dead skin, oils and bacteria get trapped...

2021 Resolutions Based On Your Enneagram

It's finally the new year and like most people, we're reflecting on the past, while preparing for the future. Resolutions seem to be a popular topic of conversation around this time of year. As a species, we love to set...

6 Books You Need To Read In 2021

2020 definitely taught us all how to slow down. It made room for new hobbies and the reinstatement of old ones. Yes, there was a lot of Netflix viewing, but many people fell back in love with the magic of...

Lessons from 2020

I’ve been taking some time during the holidays to reflect on this wild ride of a year and I wanted to share some lessons I’ve learned, that I will be carrying into the new year (and beyond!) with me.  Lesson...

Your Holiday Movie Character Based On Your Enneagram Type

'Tis the season to cozy up on a couch, drink some hot cocoa, and watch holiday movies. Isn't it funny that we can watch the films year after year and never get sick of them? You may prefer some over...

Stephanie O’Mahoney, Portfolio Manager at Wealthsimple, On Why You Should Start Investing Today.

I met Stephanie O’Mahoney a year ago at a conference for female business owners, where she led a session on the importance of looking after your own personal finances and why you should start investing ASAP. I took away so...

25 Affirmations For 2020

A lot has happened this year. 2020 only has two months (not even) left. You made it. You persevered despite the uncertainty and fear. You may have set goals or affirmations at the start of 2020, but no one could...

This Is How To Crush Your Next Zoom Interview

Remember when interviews meant you woke up 3 hours early to get ready, study company background info and drive to a far location, arrive 30 minutes early, meet with an individual, answer questions for 30 minutes, and drive back home?...

I Started A Job In The Middle Of A Pandemic

As you know, 2020 is...well, 2020. Tons of us lost our jobs, were laid off, had to close up shop and reinvent ourselves or our businesses. For some, who may have been freelancers or entrepreneurs, financial stability became a very...

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