Take Me Higher…..

 High waist trousers can seem like a tricky silhouette to pull off, but they are actually incredibly flattering if you employ a little style know how.  Always ensure they have back pockets, without a back pocket, they can add width and size, also make sure the pockets are set midway and not too high. Details like a belt or a cinched back keep everything in proportion. (as we all know, our waistline naturally thickens as […]

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Put Your Back Into It!

There is always something alluring about showing off some subtle skin as we get older, I’m not talking necklines split down to our navels, or mini skirts, these are ultimately aging and  wearing something more suited to a 20 year old is not and I repeat, not going to make you look like a 20 year old. I am all for shopping in stores that don’t necessarily cater to an older demographic, there are treasures […]

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To Top It Off

It seems that no sooner has summer got underway than we are being bombarded with Pre Fall! All thoughts of floating around in gossamer like fabrics are forgotten as we are tempted by brands and designers to  buy into new season styles and colours. I have always preferred a transitional way of dressing, which then justifies paying a designer price now and again, as the cost per wear is minimal and you get to change […]

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Daytime Chic to Nighttime Glamour

Make the clothes in your closet work hard for their keep. With a couple of quick and easy switches, your daytime look can take you to sunset cocktails and beyond. I am an advocate of buying quality over quantity wherever possible and buying the best within your own personal budget. With a some savvy buying hacks, you can get pieces that will stand the test of time and be a favourite season after season that […]

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First Past The (Toe) Post

Summer is getting well and truly underway and it’s time to get those tootsies front and centre! A thong or toe post sandal is a fabulous way to show off that pedi and give your outfit a casual vibe, but still makes you ready for that sundowner at your favourite bar. These Jeffrey Campbell toe past sandals add the perfect amount of cool to an outfit, wear during the day with shorts and a simple […]

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