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Rescue Me!

In times of plenty we tend to be more wasteful, but I think with all the focus on plastic waste and what happens to it, we are becoming more aware of our resources and their uses and re-uses. I’m not a fan of “make do and mend” which was World […]

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What is Success?

I’ve had a lovely week, and there are successes within successes. To explain, several years ago I spoke to a colleague who was self-employed and she said “I’ve worked this morning and now I’m spending time in the sunshine in my garden”.  I was employed at the time (averaging 50 […]

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DRESS CODES – Who’d ‘av ’em?

Dressing today in business, I believe, has become more difficult as dress codes seem to be getting less prescriptive. There are new terms to contend with, not just “smart casual”, but “dress down” and “business casual”.  As we are creating new terms, we are in new territory and it seems these […]

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Learn a new way to tie your scarf

Learn how to tie your scarf in a new way! Now that the weather has turned, we are thinking about wearing scarves for warmth to keep our necks and chests covered.  Scarves also add colour, interest and uniqueness to an outfit: useful at this time of year when everything appears more dull.  Wearing a scarf […]

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Why your underwear matters

In my opinion, your underwear is as important as your outerwear. Now, there are all sorts of features about this most personal matter – for example COMFORT never mind COLOUR and STYLE, and whether you like it all to MATCH or not.  But, if you wear underwear there are some […]

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Hangers – did you know?

Did you know there are many sizes, shapes and types of hanger available, and you may want to make a different choice about them once you’ve read this article. What’s the big deal? Why would you want to spend money on hangers when you can get wire or plastic ones for […]

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