Tag Archive: Clothing Advice

Trinny & Susannah

I remember watching Trinny & Susannah when their show first started in the UK. I love before and afters. I love a good theory – about anything! I wonder if I will ever… Continue reading

What Size Am I?

I just found this awesome online tool for working out your size for lots of UK high street stores: What Size Am I? Online shops need to start providing tools like this. Though… Continue reading

Wardrobe 101: What I’ve got now

Continuing my series of posts on my new theory of how to build a work wardrobe; one that allows you to take 5 minutes to get dressed in the morning, and helps simplify… Continue reading

Wardrobe 101: Get Your Look Together.

I mentioned the other day that I’ve been working on a theory of how to build a work wardrobe; one that allows you to take 5 minutes to get dressed in the morning,… Continue reading

Wardrobe 101

  I have been thinking a lot recently around how to build a wardrobe, and have developed an approach that works for me.       The steps are: 1. Choose a look:… Continue reading

3 Colours

I found myself today telling my daughter the Three Colours Rule. This was a rule I was told as a teenager and I believe it is true, though I don’t know the history… Continue reading

Wardrobe Pyramid

In this article in Real Simple it talks about: Staples Statement pieces Evening standards Showstoppers You also often see talk of “Spend” versus “Save” (or similar). For me, my pyramid is: Work –… Continue reading

Well cut jacket

As an obsessive jacket shopper, I thought I should check out what the theory is for a well-cut jacket.     Here’s what I’ve found: Shoulder Width. The shoulders of a suit jacket… Continue reading

The Chic Fashionista

The Chic Fashionista reads and feels like an informercial site. However in amongst all the selling and hype are some useful ideas. There’s a huge post on wardrobe essentials here. She says this… Continue reading