During the summer I really loved all things peasant, boho, gypsy – call it what you will. I embraced the cotton embroidery, tassel detailing and occasional off the shoulder design of the peasant blouse. It’s an item that’s flattering for every size and shape as clearly it’s in most people’s interests to steer well clear… Read More The peasant blouse trundles into Autumn, and more than likely Winter ……..
You know how delighted I was with my ASOS 90s style dungarees. Well I am now now on my 3rd pair after the fashener on the previous 2 pairs broke after literally half an hour wear. So I’m giving them one final whirl before admitting that they are indeed crap quality. I’ve been purusing the… Read More Sucker for punishment …….
I’ve always been ever so slightly sneary about Boden. Over recent years it’s clearly improved but I still think many of their clothes are of a certain ilk and so are instantly recognisable and this puts me off. However I’ve been keeping a watchful eye on the launch of their new Icons range which was… Read More There’s been a change of heart in these parts …….
Shabby is the only way to describe how I’m feeling today. This was as a result of last night’s 50th party for my lovely friend, M’liss. Finding an outfit for a do like this is a tricky business. I’ve been working with M’liss to find an outfit that was glam enough to feel special, ideally… Read More Two different looks, same party ……..
Off to a 50th birthday party tomorrow evening and am still undecided on an outfit. The OCD in me does not like this situation one bit, I like to have an outfit done and dusted, hanging there just waiting to be put on. Husband on the other hand has pulled out all the stops and… Read More And so the panic sets in ……….
There have been so many failed attempts and depressing trying ons but dear God I have finally found a pair of dungarees that are comfy, flattering and I don’t feel a total tool in and there’s not a whiff of Come on Eileen about me. So I’m now a dungaree convert and wasting far too… Read More By Jove I think she’s got it ……. Finally!
If I’m going to crack dungarees at the age of 43 and ensure that I’m not laughed out of town I’ve got to have a good think about how best to wear them. I’m still of the opinion that dungarees can successfully be dressed up and down but today I’m going to concentrate on styling… Read More Cracking Dungarees, step 1 …………