The style confidence package - what happens next? In our first few style consultations (see previous blog post) we will have laid the foundations for your new look. You will have started to build a picture of the image you are working towards. We will have discovered the colours that you look great in. You … Continue reading The Style Consultations: (part two)
Today is ‘Wear Red Day’. The idea originated in America, to raise awareness of the extent of heart disease around the world. The intention being that wearing something red can be a wee reminder to us all to evaluate our lifestyle and perhaps seek advice if there is something we are worried about in relation … Continue reading Wear Red Day
Take two denim jackets. Two different brands, two different sizes, with one similar fit. This is the perfect illustration of why it is less important what the label says and more important how good the shape and fit of a garment is on you. I had my denim jacket, which I bought several years ago, … Continue reading Denim jacket shopping
Would you believe it? The day I chose to sort out my spring/summer wardrobe and tidy away some of my heavier winter garments, it was snowing outside! Well, as an optimist I went ahead with it anyway in the hope that this unseasonable weather can’t possibly last. My wardrobe, as well as being a little bit … Continue reading Wardrobe Edit: Hello Spring
Spring is in the air and I can already feel the positive benefits. As I said in my previous post, I feel more energised in the springtime and am ready to set myself a few realistic goals to enhance my life, and to help me to nurture my sense of self. After a couple of … Continue reading A spring in my step
The last couple of summers have seen the maxi dress become a wardrobe staple. I wouldn’t be without mine now. They are so versatile and there are versions to suit most people. This year however, the jumpsuit seems to be its new rival. We have seen them steadily growing in popularity and now you can … Continue reading Let’s Jump!
Pareto Principle: basically the theory is that whatever the situation, be it in business, science, or in day to day life, we mostly get 80% of our results from 20% of our efforts. Are you one of the many people only using a small percentage of what is in your wardrobe? If you have … Continue reading Your wardrobe and the Pareto principle
Some of you might worry that checking yourself out in a full-length mirror implies that you are somewhat vain, but unless you are spending way too much time preening, then this is really the only way for you to get a clear picture of how you look. And why does it need to be a … Continue reading Mirror Mirror
There’s nothing quite like a bit of sparkle to brighten up an outfit, or indeed your day. Yes, that’s right – your day. Who says that you have to save your sparkle just for special occasions or after dark? Of course, there are degrees of sparkle and you wouldn’t want to overdo it, but a … Continue reading To sparkle or not to sparkle?