versized, borrowed from your boyfriend, relaxed silhouette, slouchy - call it what you will, this style of blazer is classy, chic and looks great. Here are 3 of the best-oversized blazers currently available in stores.
Let's face it, dressing well takes effort. There's no escaping the need to invest some time and money when it comes to creating an authentic wardrobe. One thing that will make the process a lot easier, is understanding why your style is important to you.
Whether we like it or not, our image and the way we present ourselves plays a role in our success in the workplace. For some people, putting together an outfit every morning can be a daunting task. I've put together 10 simple points to take into consideration when dressing for the office that will help you look professional and will make getting ready for work a little easier.
There's a new kid on the block when it comes to women's staples. Cefinn is the label from Samantha Cameron, and is described as a contemporary women's brand that creates design-led, go-to, day wear for the busy woman.
2018 is fast approaching. We’ve all heard the phrase ‘new year, new me’ a few too many times, but with the new year does come a new opportunity to practise the art of reinvention. Follow these six style resolutions for 2018 and you’ll be well on your way to a more confident, stylish and polished version of yourself.
After thirty-five, women ‘our age’ have different needs, different goals and different bodies than we may have had in our twenties – and our wardrobes should support that. I’ve put together five top style tips for women over thirty-five that will bring new life to your look and keep your wardrobe updated and fresh.
A leopard print faux fur coat is a great statement piece to add to your winter wardrobe. It's surprisingly versatile and you don't need to be a fashion guru to pull it off. I've found 3 of best leopard print coats across a range of price points that are currently in stores.
Shoes are a great way to accessorise and change up your outfits. Your choice of shoes can change your look entirely, either by dressing down a more formal outfit to look more relaxed or to add some elegance to a casual look.
I was recently interviewed by the Business Daily programme on BBC World Service radio for a feature about dressing for business. The episode looks at how we communicate and are perceived at work. Yopu can listen to it here.
Business casual is a term that confuses a lot of women - the name in itself is an oxymoron. Besides being difficult to define, 'business casual' can mean different things depending on your professional environment.
Everlane is a brand that I have recently discovered who offer great, well-priced basics and have a wonderfully refreshing approach to the way they do things. I've put together three of my favourite items currently available from Everlane.
Our go-to ballet flats have been given a bit of a lift with the return of the block heel. When paired with a rounded toe, the block heel really gives a classic and sophisticated look. Here are 3 of the best block-heeled ballerinas currently in stores across a range of price points.
Fine knits are extremely stylish and will give you a warm yet polished look. They're great for both casual outfits and more professional work attire too. Here are 3 of the best mustard fine knits available in the stores at the moment across a range of price points.
If you're looking to step up your winter wardrobe, a white coat stands out, but in an understated way, and will have you looking glamorous in the cold. Here are 3 of the best short white wool coats available in stores this season across a range of price points.
There's nothing better than a pair of brand new shoes. There's also nothing worse than a pair of shoes that are just too tight! No matter how good they look, an uncomfortable pair of shoes is just not worth it.
Something that will never go out of style, is leopard print. My favourite way of wearing leopard print is in accessories. If you're like me and prefer a minimalistic approach to personal style, leopard print in a pair of heels is just the right amount of colour to bring into an outfit.
Autumn has arrived, bringing with it the cooler weather and the opportunity to get out your favourite winter coats. I am not a fan of buying into current fashion trends, but they do influence what is available in stores. Adding one or two new items, particularly in a seasonal 'on trend' colour can refresh and update your existing wardrobe.
How you feel on the inside is key to your interactions with the world around you. Feeling confident, strong, capable and in control gives you an edge; it’s that powerful first impression to a new client, a first date, or maybe a new colleague. Confidence gives you strength and power, but is it all from the inside?
Dating at any age can be nerve-racking, intimidating, and feel stressful. You want to project yourself at your best, and let your personality show. One area that you really can do this is through your wardrobe and appearance. Here are some tips on how to dress for dates in 2017
It’s easy to send the wrong message without ever opening your mouth. Opportunities are missed, communication is thwarted, and chances are you don’t get a second chance. Here are some tips for making sure you're portraying the right corporate image and personal brand message.
Dressing for business success is a concept I strongly believe in. As a personal stylist and image consultant, I have seen it in practice numerous times. I have personally witnessed the impact that dressing for business success can have on a professional’s career. But how can the way you dress help you in the business world?
I am not a believer in following trends for the sake of it, but one of the easiest ways you can update your look is to update your sunglasses. Here are my current 3 of The Best Flat Top Sunglasses from across a range of price points:
How you dress has a considerable influence on how others assess you and your abilities. It can also affect how confident you feel about yourself and your work. When presenting yourself, your clothes are your silent but strongest partner. Here are some ideas to consider when creating a professional wardrobe that yields natural confidence and competence.
Holiday time is here at last! But for some of you, this time of the year might create a headache worrying about what to pack! Packing for any trip – both business and pleasure can be a real nightmare. Here are some tips to help make the process a little more ‘first class’ than cattle class.
Having a comfortable pair of flat sandals that also look smart is an essential in any wardrobe. Black is the smartest colour, and therefore my 3 of The Best this month features my favourite black flat sandals that are currently available in stores.