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Clothes Challenge: How Many Outfits are in My Wardrobe

Clothes Challenge: How Many Outfits are in My Wardrobe

As autumn folds itself into winter, it’s time to set myself a clothes challenge. Last time I wrote about my seasonal wardrobe and how I’ve added a pop of red to it. But how practical is my choice of style and colours in reality. Do […]

Winter Warmers: Adding a Pop of Colour to my Capsule Wardrobe

Winter Warmers: Adding a Pop of Colour to my Capsule Wardrobe

Autumn/Winter. Somehow fashion during the cold seasons looks so much more polished than during the warmer weather. I don’t know about you, but I love long boots, tailored coats and soft woollen sweaters. Layers cover up a multitude of sins, so you can snuggle up […]

Time to Flourish: Discovering your Authentic Self

Time to Flourish: Discovering your Authentic Self

Too many of the women I know, are blind to their authentic beauty. Their self-image is at an all time low and the bloom of their youth feels like light years away. The Problem Some of them would say that it’s their weight that’s the […]

October: 5 Autumn Favourites

October: 5 Autumn Favourites

How is it possible that we have already reached the end of October?  This year is going so fast, it’s a case of ‘blink and you’ll miss it’. Although the year is flashing past at a frightening speed, it’s a good reminder to live in the present. […]

Capsule Wardrobes: Getting Ready for a Feel-Good Autumn

Capsule Wardrobes: Getting Ready for a Feel-Good Autumn

Capsule wardrobes are big news at the moment. All the cool bloggers are writing about them, as are journalists both here in the UK and in the States. What is a Capsule Wardrobe? Coined by Susie Faux in the 1970s, a  capsule wardrobe is a […]

Osprey: Bags and Bags of Style!

Osprey: Bags and Bags of Style!

I’ve been looking for a navy cross-the-body bag for ages. The one I’ve been using came from Next a couple of years ago and, frankly, it’s looking tired. So I was pleased to stumble across the Osprey London site when I was browsing on Google […]

Fashion Undercover: The Importance of a Well-Fitting Bra

Fashion Undercover: The Importance of a Well-Fitting Bra

We’ve only just met, so I’m feeling a little bit anxious about getting up close and personal so soon, but I thought I would take the plunge (if you’ll pardon the pun), and talk to you today about bra fitting. According to research, approximately 80% […]


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