Making a spectacle

Prescription glasses are a must for many of us, especially as we become more mature in years.  I’ve been wearing glasses for many years now and as time goes by I rely on them more and more.  Obviously you have the option of contact lenses if you don’t want the bother of carrying glasses around … Read more

My underwear must haves!

I’m often spouting to my clients about the importance of the right underwear, especially a well-fitting bra, but there are other items in my underwear drawers that I just couldn’t live without, so I thought I’d share them with you. Firstly, at the risk of being controversial, I’ll admit that I’m rarely wearing matching sets … Read more

Your perfect swimwear

Courtesy of Figleaves It’s time to start thinking about your summer break and for many that will be a beach holiday.  With that in mind it seems the perfect time to offer some advice on finding your perfect swimwear.  For me the days of wearing a skimpy bikini are far behind me, so I’m delighted … Read more

Pack like a Pro

With May just around the corner you are probably starting to think about that upcoming summer holiday.  With holidays comes the dreaded question of what to pack and what to leave out. I would be lying if I said that I have never been one of those women who takes everything but the kitchen sink when … Read more

Earning your stripes

Stripes are one of the regular trends for spring, and this year is no exception.  The Breton style top is a classic – the perfect spring look.  However, stripes can be notoriously difficult to wear- get it wrong and you could look and feel much larger than you really are.  But get it right and … Read more

I can’t wear red

Follow my blog with Bloglovin That’s what I was told by my Mum when I was growing up.  She was insistent that being a redhead meant that wearing the colour red was an absolute no-no!  As a result I have spent most of my life avoiding the colour, and not just wearing it – I … Read more

Dress to Impress

You have probably heard it said that it takes just seconds to make a great first impression, and it’s true.  Whether we are aware of it or not, we all decide how to treat people we meet for the first time on the basis of how that person looks.  You will take into consideration how … Read more