Clothing inspiration

Menocore

I stumbled across the concept of Menocore here and here, which seems to be a mix of Normcore, COVID wear and comfort dressing. It is […] the appearance of women […]

Black and white

Inspired by Truman Capote’s Black and White ball, I started to look for Black and White outfits.

The tricky part is not looking like a waiter.

Tonic magazine

Today I read about a new online magazine Tonic started by a group of ex-Dolly magazine people.
“We have launched Tonic as a lighthouse where like-minded women can find information, inspiration and conversation.”

Sack dresses

A recent article in The Guardian reckoned we are all going to emerge from lockdown wearing sack dresses. For some people, that isn’t going to be a problem. Some people […]

Team cardigan

I’ve always been a cardigan wearer but I know many people don’t like them. I love this version from Toast. Great for layering in winter. The Karlie cardigan from Saba […]

Under 40 Inspiration

Some women can wear anything at any age. I reckon it is a combination of personality and body shape. As a tall, broad shouldered woman, I look ridiculous in overly […]

Stripes!

I’m a sucker for stripey tops and jumpers. The questions is – can you ever have too many stripey tops? Boden is the king / queen of stripey tops. And […]

Make a statement

I love these tees from Selfawear. They come in hoodies too. Also Kind is Cool has similar messaging for adults and kids. Oh my goodness I could spend a fortune […]

Pink

Continuing my theme of liking things even though I don’t think I should buy them at my age and weight…. we come to pink active wear.