Fab At Forty & Beyond

Age is no barrier to looking stylish and attractive Helen Mirren, Cate Blanchett, Halle Berry and Judi Dench are living proof that style and beauty are not just the prerogative of the young. There is absolutely no reason why a woman in her forties, fifties, sixties and beyond cannot look attractive and stylish. But, whereas the young may manage to pull off some dubious fashi...
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Capsule Wardrobe Workshop

  Do you dream of a beautifully organised capsule wardrobe full of clothes you love wearing? Is this the reality?: It’s all a bit chaotic. You have lots of clothes but often feel you have nothing to wear. Nothing seems to go with anything. You sometimes waste money on clothes you don’t wear. You wear 20% of your wardrobe 80% of the time. Fear not, yo...
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Advanced Colour

Did you have your colours analysed  some time ago?  Are you looking for some fresh ideas on how to wear them  in a way that flatters not only your face but also your figure and personality? Are you ready to move on to the next stage? If you've had some type of colour analysis in the past (either with myself or elsewhere) and would like to find out how to take it to the next ...
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Capsule Wardrobe Workshop

Do you dream of a beautifully organised capsule wardrobe full of clothes you love wearing? Is this the reality?: It’s all a bit chaotic. You have lots of clothes but often feel you have nothing to wear. Nothing seems to go with anything. You sometimes waste money on clothes you don’t wear. You wear 20% of your wardrobe 80% of the time. Fear not, you are definite...
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How To Wear Colour

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You may have noticed by now that I am on a mission to get people to inject a little more colour into their lives. Not only does wearing the right colours make you look more attractive and vibrant, it can really lift your spirits.  A colour analysis will show you your most flattering colours  and how to wear them. For those of you who haven’t had an analysis yet or would like a ...
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Creating Your Capsule Wardrobe

I'm delighted to have been asked to give a talk and demonstration at the lovely Hotel Du Vin as part of Winchester Fashion Week. In Creating Your Capsule Wardrobe I will show you how to build a flexible, stylish capsule wardrobe of clothes you'll look and feel fabulous in. I will cover: Some of the key colours and styles which will work for you. How to mix matc...
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Key Trends for Spring-Summer 2017

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Just about anything goes this Spring-Summer! There are stripes, florals, sheers, ruffles galore, floaty tops, cinched in waists, wide- and narrow-leg trousers - you name it, it's out there! Given this vast array of choice, for this post, I've decided to confine myself to looking at a few key colours and sleeves, which are a real feature this season. Key Colours There’s an...
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Creating That Elusive Capsule Wardrobe

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What  is a Capsule Wardrobe? It seems that stylists and fashion editors are always selling the idea of a capsule wardrobe and most of us think we'd love to have one – but what exactly is it and how do we put one together? In my view, a capsule wardrobe is a limited collection of versatile, interchangeable pieces that will create perfect outfits for any occasion. To be suc...
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Colour Confidence Workshop

There are a host of glorious colours out there that would make you look younger, fresher and more attractive. Isn't it time you started wearing some of them? Would you like to know: What type of colours you look best in? Bold or muted? Warm or cool? Deep or light? Will they be most flattering on you if you wear them tone-on-tone or in stark contrast? Do you suit black...
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Not Everyone Is A Season!

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If you had your colours analysed some time ago, the chances are it was under the seasonal system and you will have been categorized as Spring, Summer, Autumn or Winter. If you’re lucky, most of the colours you were given in your wallet look good on you. However, this isn’t the case for everyone. There are some people for whom the seasonal system simply doesn’t work very well. L...
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