Face masks – the next fashion accessory?

Today is the day that the use of face coverings and face masks is compulsory to wear in shops across the country. Early into the pandemic of the coronavirus, there seemed to be a little spike in the fashionable take on these. From matching swimwear to clothes and I wasn’t sure I was wholly comfortable [...]

What’s the difference between a seasonal and tonal colour analysis?

There are two main types of approaches with colour analysis - seasonal and tonal. It’s not simply having different names of the palettes but actually how they relate to one another too. Both systems of analysis are rather technical and beyond the scope of this blog but it should provide you with some background as [...]

My own colour analysis experience

It was over 15 years ago that I first heard the phrase “getting your colours done” from a lady I worked with. I had no idea what this was or even if it was a real thing! But, what I recall was how she dressed differently, wore more colour and seemed to exude confidence which [...]

How to leave a review

Over the years, we have received some lovely feedback from clients. As a business, it’s so nice to hear of the difference that we’ve made to you, however small. It helps us to constantly strive to improve our levels of service and is a great way for our clients to contact us, provide details about [...]

Post lockdown shopping tips

2020 hasn’t really shaped up to what we would have expected has it? Next week, the clothes shops are expected to open their doors once again, with many weeks having passed since closing them. I’m also not sure what to expect. Will you be rushing out to the shops? For those of you who love [...]

Guest blog – Thanks Suzanne – Coffee Pod Jewellery Collection

This is a guest blog written by Suzanne at Thanks Suzanne who we have worked with locally and offers a wonderful and unique collection of handmade jewellery.   You might think that in the UK, we are a nation of tea drinking addicts and as a true Yorkshire girl, you really can’t beat a cup [...]

How to wear yellow

As an image consultant, the number one thing I hear from potential clients is “oh, I’d love to wear more colour, I just don’t know what suits me”. There are many reasons why people feel this way: - the fashion world is obsessed with black - there’s actually more than one shade of a colour [...]

How do you dress for online video calls?

Working remotely is the new norm now after weeks of being in lockdown. Many people, including myself have been doing it for weeks now, but some people will be more familiar with it than others. With the advent of technology such as Zoom, WhatsApp and Skype, it means that we can connect easily with our [...]

The three prints that don’t date

Do you struggle to wear prints and patterns or do you just LOVE them? I often find that one of the challenges with prints is choosing something which you like (and likes you equally) and then, how to wear it. It’s something which I’m asked frequently. There are lots of patterns and prints and it’s [...]

Beauty school tips

A top in the right shade of colour will help you to look younger, fresher and more vibrant, the wrong shade could make you look pale, sallow, grey and even unwell. But, choosing and wearing the right shades of colour applies to your makeup too. It really does matter what you put on your face. [...]