How to Choose Accessories for a Short Neck

A short neck is one that is less than one of your own hand widths wide (check out this post). Sometimes a wider neck (we assume proportionally you are around 3 necks wide, from shoulder to shoulder) can also look shorter. If you have a shorter neck and find that you are stumped at how […]

How to Wear Palazzo Pants When You Are an A or X Shape or are Petite

how to style palazzo pants, how to wear palazzo pants

I have a question about palazzo pants. I am an A/X and have long, narrow torso and very short legs (and I am not tall either, 5’4′); I know flare pants are recommended for my figure type, but I was wondering if the billowy palazzo style would be too much and make me look even […]

How to Choose Makeup and Fabrics Based on Skin Sheen

how to choose makeup sheen for your skin

Often there is a ‘rule’ that when you are more mature then you should steer away from any sort of makeup with sheen or shine (pearlesence) in it.  This rule will work, if you have matte skin, but even if you are more mature, you may still have a skin that reflects more light and […]

How to Take a Good Selfie Photo – The Technology

home made tripod

One of the questions people ask loads over on the Evolve Your Style group page is how to take a good selfie photo.  Particularly if you don’t have anyone else to take a photo for you.  So today,  in part 1 of this post, I’m going to share with you ways to use what you […]

Dictionary of Australian Clothing Terminology

To celebrate Australia Day (which is today) I’m sharing with you my quick pictorial dictionary of some of the most commonly used Australian clothing terminology. Just so you know when I use these words what I really mean!   Dictionary of Australian Clothing Terminology by imogenl featuring blue sandals I hope you have a lovely […]

What I Wore and Some Weekend Reading 24th January

Boo radley chiffon

I wore this blue dress and pink shrug to run a workshop for Look Good Feel Better.  Lovely bright colours to liven up my day!   Navy and mint were the colours of the day.  I made the turquoise necklace (did you notice I’m doubling up?) and wore it with my Uberkate Inside Out Style […]

How to Interpret Jeans Styles

I’d love more information on jeans styles.  If you end up having time and thoughts on the matter, I am very curious as to what element is key to an item’s style: Fabric? Color? Texture? Structure/cut? For example, if the blazer is a dark neutral color and very structured but is corduroy, does texture turn […]

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How to Choose Makeup Colours that Flatter

choosing Lipstick colours

The first thing you want to think about when choosing makeup colours – from eyeshadow to blush, bronzer to lipstick, is will they flatter your complexion. You will find that when a colour doesn’t suit you, the colour of the makeup is noticeable, whilst when it does flatter your colouring, you are noticeable and you […]

No Ordinary Holiday

Vida Downtown

I can’t believe how fortunate I am that I got to go on this incredible trip to Dubai with the Nuffnang Bloggerati gang (who were fabulous to get to know and have now become friends) sponsored by Dubai Tourism and I’ve shared some of my highlights already on the fabulous palatial hotel I stayed at, […]

Stylish Thoughts – Ruth Essex of My Colour Coach

Ruth Crofts

Today I’m delighted to introduce to you Ruth Crofts of Great Dunmow, Essex (UK) based image consultant/blogger of My Colour Coach and Evolve Your Style member. What is the secret to great style? Beauty bundles! I have to give credit to Brenda Kinsel  for this in her book ‘Fashion Makeover. 30 days to Diva Style.’ […]