Here’s how to colour yourself slim

I’ve lost track of how many times people say that black is slimming. Well, maybe it is and maybe it isn’t, but the question really should be; is it the most flattering? For most people, probably not. Now you’re probably thinking that I would say that given I’m all about the colour, but stay with […]

Dressing for work in black – yes or no?

Take a look around your office or workspace. Are you or your colleagues dressed in black, grey or navy? It’s very common in the workplace. When I worked in the corporate world, there was one particular team photo shoot where I wore a pink dress! I wasn’t meaning to stand out from my colleagues, but I […]

All whites at Wimbledon, but who can wear pure white?

If you’re a tennis fan then you’ll have been glued to the TV this week and checking social media for the scores at Wimbledon 2019. But, ever wondered why the players only dress in white? Official dress code Well, there’s an official dress code which you can visit on the Wimbledon 2019 website here. It’s […]

York Fashion Week – behind the scenes at Debenhams

I was delighted and privileged to have been asked to take part in an event during York Fashion Week last week which I announced in January: York Fashion week It takes place across the entire city with businesses and communities taking part across the full seven days. 2019 was reported as the biggest to date and [...]

Celebrity hair

We often look to celebrities for a bit of style inspiration. It could be  their clothes, makeup or even the latest celebrity hair styles. Copying their looks can seem easy but at the end of the day, you’ve still got to look and feel like you. Lately, there’s been a number of celebrities who have […]

Does your personality affect the way you dress?

What we wear sends out a message to people we meet. Consciously or otherwise, we make a visual statement about how we feel in what we wear.   How much do our own preferences have towards others? I recently took to Facebook to ask my friends their opinion. Which shoes did they think I should […]

The 2019 Pantone Colour of the Year is…

2019 is nearly here! Pantone, like every year have announced what their colour of the year is for 2019. In 2018 it was ultra violet. It was one of my faves as I love purple and find it such a versatile colour to wear. There are lots of different shades of purple out there too […]

Fabulous reds this Christmas

Red is the colour most often seen at this festive time of year. The good news is that there is a shade to suit everyone! Here are some options for you to try. Soft & Romantic Check out the back detail on this Reiss dress – this will no doubt appeal to those of you […]