What is your disco outfit? Dancing brings me a huge amount joy. In fact that is what dancing is for me in my eyes. So when you go dancing (to any type of music) what is your favourite outfit style? I think this can be really telling, as I guess your going ‘out-out’ outfit can really send messages about how you feel about yourself. Confidence, … Continue reading What Is Your Disco Outfit? – Stylist
STOP PRESS…. Word on the fashion street is that statement socks are in! Hold up while I catch my breath from laughing so much. Seriously, that is so funny. So, pretty much throughout my entire childhood, teenage and adulthood years, the sight of someone being seen wearing socks and sandals has always been a prime opportunity, to smirk, laugh and take the piss. Yes, we … Continue reading Statement Socks, Oh Purrleease – WTF?!
Spring is here and the wedding season is upon us! I bloody love this time of year. I feel so lucky to get invites to so many weddings – every year we average about three to six! Each wedding season brings a new look with new colours and trends. As you know, weddings are so utterly special, and its an honour to be invited to … Continue reading Wedding Season, Bring It On- Stylist
Fashion trends are there to guide us, inspire us and give us more options. Fashion trends can also be seen as a vehicle to make us buy more than we really need. Fast fashion hasn’t been around that long, in fact nor has the fashion industry at being less than approx. 100 years old. As a massive fan of fashion and someone who gains a … Continue reading Don’t Be a Slave – Stylist
We all want to look our best and we want to look our best with what we have. I believe a wardrobe that is going to give you the best variety in styles is one that mixes high-end with low-end clothes including charity and vintage clothes. With hybrid trends leading the way, now is the perfect time to diversify your wardrobe. Being open to having a … Continue reading How To Mix High-End with Low-End Fashion- Stylist
Stop the press, the fashion industry has just started to realise that there are women who are over the size of 12 !!! Wow – what took them so so so so so long? It seems so strange and a tad ignorant to me really, that brands are starting to acknowledge that, yes there are women out there that love fashion, have serious curves, and … Continue reading Stop Calling It Plus Size! – Insider
Putting clothes together and creating a look that you feel good in is so important. Sometimes this can feel a tad tricky. What top with what bottoms/shoes and accessories? Which hair do? What make-up? It can easily feel a bit daunting if you’re trying to figure out an outfit for a date or a job interview. The easiest rule to follow in this set of … Continue reading Combination is Key – Stylist
Perfection is Bulsh*t. Yes, let that sink in, because as women and men that is hard to grasp. Somehow, along the line, there seems to be this cultural acceptance that women (predominantly) need to be perfect at all times, in all contexts, work, home, physically and so on. In fashion, this can often translate into perfect hair, perfect nails, perfect skin, perfect size, perfect lashes, … Continue reading Perfectionism Is Bulsh*t – WTF?!
Just saying the words ‘fashion risks’ must put the fear into many. Even I need to think about it and consider what does that actually mean to me? I think the word risk can conjure up all sorts of concerns and apprehensions. However, I truly believe that we can all gain from taking a few more fashion risks. The trouble with playing it safe all the … Continue reading Fashion Risks And Why You Should Take Them – Stylist
There is something extra special and exciting about Tokyo Fashion Week. It’s hard to put your finger on it. Fashion on the streets of Tokyo, for me, really does set the standard. Bold, brave and trendsetting are just a few words that spring to mind. Layers, tailoring, colours and exciting emerging designers from emerging markets. It feels so new, as opposed to old and well … Continue reading Tokyo Fashion Week – What a Breath of Fresh Air! – Insider