The Little Black Suit

An LBD (Little Black Dress) has been a mainstay in many a closet and graced many New Years Eve parties, but how about turning that failsafe option a little on its head by going for a mannish Tuxedo pants suit instead? The beauty of a pants suit is that it can be worn separately too and a tux with jeans is a perfect dressed up, dressed down look. A Tuxedo suit is completely timeless and […]

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In Search of Leisurely ( Style) Pursuits

I don’t know about you, but the Christmas cheeseboard has been in full effect already and that Vegan cheese is damn good these days, it looks like another trip to restock before the 25th is inevitable. What has cheese got to do with fashion you may ask, well, there is still much social whirling to undertake, but here is how to look chic, but be relaxed and cosy at the same time, so you can […]

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Get The Party Started, Think Out of the ( Dressing Up ) Box

‘Tis the season for socialising. Sequins abound on pretty little party dresses, but what if that’s not your “thing”. I’m not saying to forgo all things shiny and sparkly, but it seems a shame to buy something that doesn’t earn its keep in your closet, or for that matter, carry you through to Spring and maybe, beyond. All the outfits I’ve chosen can be switched up for daytime and will be fabulous workhorses.   This […]

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Black Friday Deals NOW!!
travel and the dress black friday deals

These are my top 5 Black Friday style steals that you can buy now. This fabulous star print one shoulder top from JCREW  has already made it into my closet!!  In a light, silky fabric, the print has just the right mix of colours to take you from day to night and well into next season. – use code THANKU for 40% discount applied at checkout. ( exclusions apply)   Gap has some amazing […]

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Time to be a Knitwit
travel and the dress knit feature

Living in LA,November can still find you at the beach wearing shorts and sandals, BUT, the temperature drops quickly once the low winter sun goes down and a cool and cosy knit is in order. The hugely oversized knits I used to favour in my 20’s and 30’s have given way to a sleeker and more chic look, a sweater that can double duty for the evening and go glam for day or night is […]

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