I don’t consider myself a matchy-matchy dresser, I’m more than happy to wear clothes and accessories that clash or not even that exciting, just sit together and don’t say much. But when I do and it works, I love the polished effect; it’s like a sartorial signal that you know what you’re doing and you’ve… Continue reading Matchy-Matchy: Collars, Cuffs and Earrings
I met Alexis through a mutual friend Sarah Parham (the designer of SVP Jewellery) at a dinner party; she knew we would get on and she was right, Alexis is charm and warmth personified. As a creative director and successful fashion blogger with Style Memos, she’s also a busy Mum to three boys (Frankie, Jude… Continue reading The Power of Dressing with Alexis Foreman from Style Memos
Easily my favourite (ongoing) trend from this year, my earring collection has grown and grown since super-sized, standout and dramatic earrings took over the catwalk and high street. My favourite shops for earrings? Finery, Zara, Mango and & Other Stories have really exciting and unique designs that look luxe without being expensive; I love our… Continue reading Five of my Favourite | Statement Earrings
I’ll say it again, sequin jackets are for life and not just for Christmas and with this week’s How to Style a Sequin Jacket video I thought I would search and find five of my favourite sparkly pieces from the high-street, online and designer brands; I’ve found some gorgeous pieces! *adds Uterque kimono to basket.… Continue reading Five of my Favourite | Sequin Jackets
It’s here, it’s December and ‘the most wonderful time of the year;’ the season of Prosecco, pigs in blankets and so many parties. When I think of Christmas parties I think of the fashion: shimmering metallics, jewel colours, velvet, chandelier earrings and sequins; sequins across everything from heels to trousers, clutch bags and tuxedos. I’ve… Continue reading How to Style a Sequin Jacket – plus a video!
Why is it that our summer wardrobes are often more feminine than our autumn? Why should our long, floaty, feminine dresses be worn exclusively on hot days and holidays? In a moment of boredom when I was raiding my wardrobe thinking I had nothing to wear, I rediscovered this pretty dress and realised it has… Continue reading How to Style a Midi Dress – plus video!
Fashion has seen a rise and rise of the ugly shoe over the past couple of years, with Prada making velcro sandals a must-have, Christopher Kane’s embellished Crocs and then Celine and Balenciaga bringing sock boots to our attention on their spring and autumn catwalks. Part-sock and part-boot ( – did you need me to… Continue reading How to Style Sock Boots – plus video!