A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell as Sweet… Scent – The Down and Dirty! Those of you who have done your Personal Style Class (and if not, why not? Bookings for September are available), will remember that, when it comes to perfumes, I said, “Don’t“! So why am I talking about scent here… Read More Mmm… You Smell Nice!
how many of you are wearing old and saggy knickers which have greyed and faded in the two hundred washing cycles they’ve been through? (Oh – and how many of you have had to have a sneaky look to check?)
And – even if your knickers are new and vibrant, are they the right colour for you? Are they the right style for what you’re wearing?
So here are some questions I want you to consider before you buy new panties and certainly before you put them on in the morning.… Read More The Panties of Joy – How to Love Your Undies
I have a question for you. What is your most valuable commodity or possession? A lot of you will answer time. Absolutely. But I would argue there is something more than time, and that is physical and emotional energy. Without that, we cannot make use of the time we have. With this in mind I… Read More We Do Not Do Business in the Nude!
How To Do Fancy Dress. Some people love it and some people loathe it, but we’ve all had to do it at some point or another. As children we used to love getting dressed up as a fireman or a fairy or a princess. When I was young playing cowboys and Indians was totally acceptable… Read More How To Do Fancy Dress
So, patterns, eh? What a minefield! Yes – we love patterns. If you are as old as I am, you will remember that the Eighties experienced a severe shortage of patterns; most distressing to those women (and men) who remembered the polka dots of the fifties, the bold asymmetrics of the sixties and the outrageous… Read More Finding your Perfect Match – Tinder for Patterns
One of the questions I hear frequently in my studio is “What kind of patterns can I wear?” And usually, when I hear this question my heart sinks and I realise that, if I’m not careful, we could still be here at midnight… Because the realm of patterns is huge and scary. In fact, so… Read More Pattern of Perfection
Happy Days – Those (Golden) Wonder Years The ever lovely Audrey Hepburn in her iconic role as Holly Golightly “Just at that moment another beastly car came twisting down, and a woman got out of it dressed in the brightest chintz frock I have ever seen, scarlet poinsettias, I think they were, and she had… Read More These (Golden) Wonder Years