How to shop in TKMAxx

If you are not a regular shopper in outlet stores, take my word for it – you are missing out on a wealth of opportunities when it comes to savings and buying quality at an affordable price. TK Maxx is…

How to accessorize with gloves

If there is one accessory that is underestimated and underappreciated, it has to be gloves. So many women overlook their styling potential and miss out on a great opportunity to add the perfect finishing touch to any autumn/winter ensemble. I’ve…

How to wear over-the-knee boots

Over-the-knee boots have been around for a long time but are definitely in the spotlight this season as a very prominent trend. As trendy as they are right now, a pair of over-the-knee boots are a fantastic basic to have…

Choosing the perfect coat

  I have a proper obsession with coats! Nothing finishes off (or creates!) an outfit as well as a good coat! I’m always open to adding a new style or colour to my collection and wear each and one of…

Party Wardrobe Essentials

It’s mid December and for the last two weeks the majority of my clients have been shopping for their festive, party season wardrobes. It has to be one of the most fun seasons, in terms of fashion, as many of…

How to look after your knitwear

I still remember my first cashmere jumper years ago, when cashmere was not as easy to get as it is now and cost an arm and a leg. It seemed like such a luxury and I felt amazing every time…

Black & White – nailing the achromatic look

I can’t believe September is over! Is it just me or it flew by even quicker than the whole summer?? It is usually my busiest month and regardless of how much I try to plan in advance, everything ends up…

Are you buying the wrong wardrobe staples?

They are known by many names – wardrobe basics, wardrobe heroes, wardrobe staples. Whatever you call them, they are the glue of your wardrobe – you rely on them more than any other items in your wardrobe. We usually perceive…

Wardrobe Staple – The Denim Shirt

A good denim shirt can easily rival its better known sister – the white shirt. I used to have a severe form of obsession with denim a few years back and while that phase is over, I am still dearly…

Wardrobe investing – the true price of clothes

Whether you love shopping or loathe it, you are ultimately investing in your wardrobe. If you do it wisely, your money will bring high return on investment. If you buy randomly, you are spending money but not getting much in…

How to co-ordinate prints

I used to have a love/hate relationship with prints. I’d go through stages of only wearing block colours and avoiding prints but there would also be periods where I overindulged and wore lots of pattern on a daily basis. Sometimes…

How to Choose a Summer Maxi Dress

It’s hard not to look lady-like in an elegant maxi dress, especially when we spend so much time in trousers and jeans. If your wardrobe is crying out for a feminine touch, look no further than a maxi dress. Unlike…