Relaxing Your Look

There are many ways to visually create a more relaxed look. Of course, wearing very casual clothing or athleisure is as relaxed as it gets and one way to go. But I’m talking more about wearing dressier outfits that range from smart casual to formal, and styling them in ways that are carefree and chill, thereby accentuating ease and creating a relaxed vibe.

Fashion News Roundup: November 2022

A new footwear exhibition, an interesting Peta competition, and other news from the fashion trenches in November. Alessandra Michele is …


Wearing Greyed Colours

Greyed colours, or what we used to call “dirty colours” back in the ‘90s when I was a retail buyer, are colours that …


Fab Finds at the Black Friday Sales

Here are items that have been winners on clients this season, that have great reviews, or caught my eye because they have fab …


Team Red or Team Purple

You are on Team Red if you prefer red to purple, and vice versa. Red includes everything from tomato red, fire engine, and …


Link Love: Fragrance Facts

I enjoyed reading about the perfumes actors wear to get into character. How fragrance’s famous rose fields in the French town of …


Fab Find: Ring Size Adjuster

You might find this little gadget useful if your fingers change size in the colder months. Or if your fingers are narrower than they …


Trend: Maxi Coats


Link Love: Onscreen Fashion

I enjoyed this article about how costumer Jenny Beavan told the story of “Mrs Harris Goes to Paris” via (Dior) clothes. As …


Weekly Roundup: Pants, Tops and Toppers

These items have been winners on my clients and some of our forum members. Noticeably, the high comfort factor and good fit of …


Trend: Loafers


Dressy Sandals with Hosiery: Yay or Nay

As the party season approaches I’ll be talking more about casual, smart casual, and dressy holiday attire. To kick things off, …


Dark Blondes and Taupe Footwear

This year I started to sport my natural hair colour, which is a dark honey blonde. No signs of grey yet. For the first time that I …