Zing into Spring

It’s not quite warm yet (we are ever hopeful) but seeing spring new-season collections drop into shops springs hope eternal!  It is exciting! So how do you nail this in-between stage sartorially? You layer. Transeasonal layering is about working key fashion staples into your wardrobe regardless of season or temperature. These foundation pieces include trench…

What’s your shoe personality?

Do you judge a girl by her shoes? Shoes glorious shoes! Our weight can fluctuate, romances can come and go, marriages break up but shoes are forever – forget soul mate hello sole mate! We lust after them, women on the Real Housewives franchise have shoegasms for goodness sake! We spend ridiculous amounts of money…

Healthy, beautiful skin – sign me up!

I’ve just completed a colour consult & a wardrobe edit with a lady who I had guessed to be in her early forties, she was in fact 61! Good genes and sun avoidance, she attributed this to. Her skin blew my mind. She is exquisite.  I also experienced conflicting emotions; hope was one – looking…

The Enormity of Smalls

So, it turns out I’ve got a bit of a thing about underwear.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m not obsessed with alarming fluorescent ensembles, garter belts, bows or bling but I do appreciate a well-made, perfectly fitted undergarment!   Apart from loving the excuse to have another whole outfit, it’s lovely to wear nice things…

Age ain’t nothing but a number – Ageless Style

There shouldn’t be a cap on one’s style evolution. There’s a lot of noise in the media about age defying celebrities (Halle Berry), age defying hairstyles (Christie Brinkley), countless rules for dressing over a certain decade (all hail Madame Macron & her great pins & Helen Mirren with her I don’t give a toss attitude) mutton…

Rollocking Frocks

  I’ve rekindled a love affair with ‘the dress’, I just can’t get enough. Style Counsel had a few ‘talking’ gigs recently and the dress served me rather well. It gave me more self-assurance somehow and a boost of confidence. Certain clothes and a bit of effort give you power! I’ll take all I can…