Take It From The Top

There are so many tops to choose from out there, but which can be described as essentials or timeless? Apart from the ever classic white shirt ,that works with everything from denim to skirts and creates the most effortlessly stylish of outfits when worn loose over faux leather leggings with a pair of point toe stilettos, it can be sometimes tricky to know how what to buy that will create a capsule of fabulous pieces […]

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Fancy Footwork to Transcend Trends

Fashion is getting faster and faster these days and quite frankly, it’s exhausting. There is almost a desparation  to be “on trend” no matter whether the said “trend” suits you or not. I feel it’s time to take a step back and look at what you really love, as opposed to what you think you must have in order to be relevant, or “fit in.”My ongoing mantra is ‘be youthful, not young”.  Embrace your individual […]

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FIT MIND, FIT LIFE

We all know how important it is to look after ourselves, especially if we want to age as healthily and vibrantly as we can. From nutrition to workouts to running to yoga to meditation, there are a myriad of ways to do your mind, body and soul good. As someone who has dealt with depression and anxiety since my early 20’s and having mother who succumbed to Alzheimers in her mid 70’s, I am never […]

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DESERT DAZE

I make no secret of my love for Palm Springs and am always ready to head out to the desert for some relaxation amongst the swaying palms set against the majestic San Jacinto mountains. Memorial weekend (Whitsun in the UK) seemed as though it would be spent  relatively quietly at home, until the husband surprised me with a spontaneous stay at the Del Marcos Hotel on Monday night. Bear in mind, we were both in […]

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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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