Last week we looked at authority colours. This week we’re looking at power. What’s the difference? Well, authority colours walk together with law and order (think of the black cassock of the priest and the navy blue of the police). They are sober, they have good taste. Even the tropical white is worn only in… Read More The Power, the Glory, the Va Va Va Voom!
I made a sartorial mistake a little while ago. Yes I did (and if it can happen to me it can happen to anyone, let me tell you!). I had been invited to speak at a residential course for young people who had been deemed to be of management calibre. Personal presentation is of course,… Read More Authority Colours (they’re the business!)
Sports Luxe: that’s the first style I’m looking at this week. My immediate reaction to this is that any luxury sporting would be me being able to afford someone else to do the sporting for me! You see, at school, I was that plump, bespectacled girl normally found skulking right at the back of the… Read More Sporting Regal Opulence
Following last week’s blog, my mother has informed me that she bought a pair of tartan trousers from M&S in 1961. She is very pleased to see that they’ve come back into fashion (and indeed, M&S) and looks forward to replacing those original ones which have long since passed out of her wardrobe. Seeing that… Read More The Fabulous Forties and Flirtatious Fifties
This last weekend was my company conference. Imagine, a hundred or so women, most of whom are “of a certain age” (as the French so delicately put it), all of whom are beautifully and colourfully dressed in a vast range of styles, all of which suit them and showcase their figures and personality. It’s always… Read More I’m NOT a fashionista but…