STYLE

Selfie Secrets, how to love yourself in photos

Selfie Secrets, how to love yourself in photos

27th January 2018

I am gradually becoming more accustomed to using pictures of myself in my work. The selfie, or self-portrait, has become an almost unavoidable part of life. Getting it right can be a powerful way of representing your own brand or business. Or simply a way to feel good about yourself. Whether you already have a … Read More

Need your colours done? Call the Wardrobe Doctor

Need your colours done? Call the Wardrobe Doctor

23rd January 2018

I have been wondering whether I should get my ‘colours done’. It would be great to get a bit of guidance on what shades genuinely suit me. I’ve now reached a grand old age, and although a few things have been learnt about what not to buy (grey, as much as I love you, you … Read More

Snow Boot decisions….

Snow Boot decisions….

7th January 2018

I’m off on my first ever ski trip in a few weeks’ time. It is just a girl’s long weekend to Morzine in France. So it is safe to say that I am dipping my toes in lightly, with good company. As I don’t know whether I will love or hate skiing, I have begged … Read More

All I Want for Christmas…..

All I Want for Christmas…..

22nd December 2017

I always think that I must be incredibly easy to buy a Christmas present for. There is just so much that I like! This is a list of presents that Father Christmas would get me if he could read my mind, and money were no object. It’s a, forget that you are already very lucky, … Read More

Ten Style Heroes for your 40s

Ten Style Heroes for your 40s

10th December 2017

This is just a little list of gorgeous, funny, clever women that I put together with the help of my friends (again!). I simply wanted to answer the question, who’s showing us how to dress? Who are our Style Heroes now? I warn you I may gush. Claudia Winkleman Hands down the most nominated Style … Read More

Shop Indie this Christmas

Shop Indie this Christmas

6th December 2017

This post started life as a feature about Christmas present ideas. I thought that if I went to a nice, local, independent shop, I’d get better photographs of more interesting products. So I contacted Hannah, the owner of Central Home, a contemporary design shop in Henley on Thames. It’s the kind of place where I … Read More

Foot-saving life hack

Foot-saving life hack

28th November 2017

Here’s a little trick for you that I wish I had known about years ago. It is completely simples. To help with the pain of wearing heels on a night out, just apply a bit of ibuprofen gel to the soles of your feet before you put your shoes on. I was concerned that this … Read More