New Year, New You!

Would you like to feel happy and confident about your appearance? Are you stuck in a bit of a style rut? Bored with your clothes? Feeling pretty much invisible? The New Year is the perfect time to make changes that will herald a new, more confident, you; the “you” you truly want to be. We’re all different – not only in terms of  our size and shape, but also our lifestyles a...
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What I Wore on Repeat in 2023

skirt and top
I saw this article in The Times the other day and it prompted me to review my own wardrobe to see what I have been wearing most over the past year. I found it a really useful exercise which you might like to try as I think it says more about who you are and what you really like to wear than any style personality quiz! Here's a rundown of my most worn items: A mustard turt...
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How To Look Effortlessly Stylish

  Just about every woman who comes to see me says her goal is to look effortlessly stylish. You know the look; relaxed but also pulled-together. For most people, this means looking good without looking like you’ve tried too hard or spent hours getting ready. You probably won’t be surprised to hear that there is in fact some time and effort involved in achieving t...
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New You, True You Workshop

Would you like to feel happy and confident about your appearance? Are you stuck in a bit of a style rut? Bored with your clothes? Feeling pretty much invisible? Now is the time to make changes and herald a new, more confident, you; the “you” you truly want to be. We’re all different – not only in terms of  our size and shape, but also our lifestyles and the type of clothing...
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How to Wear Wide-Leg Trousers and Cargo Pants

Most of us have  been wearing skinnies for years but it could be time for a re-think. The current trend is for a more relaxed, straight or wide-leg jean/trouser and the stand-out style for summer is going to be the cargo pant. As part of this more relaxed approach, a  drawstring/elasticated waists is another key feature this season. So will this work for you? That really comes ...
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New You, True You!

Would you like to feel happy and confident about your appearance? Are you stuck in a bit of a style rut? Bored with your clothes? Feeling pretty much invisible? Now is the time to make changes and herald a new, more confident, you; the “you” you truly want to be. We’re all different – not only in terms of  our size and shape, but also our lifestyles and the type of clothi...
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Prints to Suit Your Style Personality

  In my previous blog I looked at style personality and what it means for the way you dress. In this one I am going to address how your style personality impacts the types of prints that you wear. Broadly speaking, there are certain prints which appeal to particular style personalities: Creatives – love wearable art, abstract and ethnic inspired prints and...
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New You, True you!

Would you like to feel happy and confident about your appearance? Are you stuck in a bit of a style rut? Bored with your clothes? Feeling pretty much invisible? Now is the time to make changes and herald a new, more confident, you; the "you" you truly want to be. We're all different - not only in terms of  our size and shape, but also our lifestyles and the type of clothing...
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Do You Know Your Style Personality?

Style personality
  Have you ever been shopping with a friend and she is drawn to pretty dresses, whilst you make a beeline for the sharp tailored blazers and jeans? That's your individual style personalities shining through. Your friend loves touchy-feely fabrics with lots of detail, layers and layers of bangles and jewellery, embellished shoes and probably wears pretty, matching un...
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Bags of Style!

A selection of bags
A handbag is a practical and stylish accessory that can provide an instant update to your wardrobe and is totally forgiving of any weight gain!  No wonder we women love them! Here's a quick guide to choosing the right one for you.   Scale Micro bags, slouchy totes and short strap shoulder bags are just some of the trends that are everywhere.  In terms of decid...
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Creating Your Capsule Wardrobe

  Perhaps at least in part due to the pandemic, many of my clients are telling me that they’ve lost sight of what suits them and/or their wardrobe no longer feels right for their lifestyle. Also, most are more mindful of the damage that fast fashion is wreaking on the planet and feel that having masses of barely-worn clothes is irresponsible. What most crave is a...
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