How To Create More Outfits From Existing Your Wardrobe

how to create more outfits

Layer Try layering, not just a cardigan over your top, but think about layering tops with similar necklines, so that you create a colour contrast and some extra detail in your portrait area. Think about adding a waistcoat or vest over the top of your t-shirt, blouse or even dress. How about turning a summer […]

How to Give Yourself a Face Lift with Colour

Face lift with colour

  Sometime ago I created a video that shows you how to get rid of your double chins.  Last week during our colour analysis training I was showing our students how black creates shadows around the jaw and creates a double chin and they were amazed at what a difference the colour made to the […]

Earrings For Your Face Shape – Round

earrings for round face shape by imogenl featuring ASOS If you have a round face shape, you will want to elongate your face with earrings (particularly if you don’t have longer hair or you wear your hair back in a ponytail). Look for earrings with length, but not width to create a vertical line which […]

Not Aging, Evolving

A green two-way street sign pointing to the Past and Future

Aging most commonly is seen as  negative and gets a really bad rap.  We usually don’t see aging as a positive word, yet so many great things come with age. I love that as an adult I get to make so many choices about how I live my life.    Aging has given me more […]

What Are the Style Rules?

Style Rules

Often people will comment that they don’t agree with the advice I’ve given in a blog post.  They will tell me that think my ‘rules’ are wrong and they don’t plan on following them.  There are no rules that I would say are finite “style rules” in the book, everything is just a guideline. The […]

Weekend Reading – Which was the worst decade for fashion?

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Why do we let men get away with so little at home? An interesting perspective by Jane Caro. Great tips on decluttering your home and letting go of the stuff from organising guru Peter Walsh. Fitting and sizing tips from Sally at Already Pretty Angie discusses the ongoing trend of Sports Luxe. Sue talks hair colouring […]

Earrings for Your Face Shape – Oblong

Earrings for Oblong Face by imogenl featuring feather earrings If you have a longer, oblong face shape, you may find that some earrings make you face look even longer, whilst others will make it look more oval and balanced. The most flattering earrings think about balancing your face. Ideally, you will choose either shorter or […]

Breast Reduction Survery – 3 Month Update

breast reduction surgery

It’s now been 3 months since I had my breast reduction surgery and I wanted to give you a quick update on how I’m recovering. My breasts now feel pretty normal, for quite some time I could tell that there was healing going on inside, it’s only now when they get squashed that I feel […]

What Are Your Wardrobe Staples?

Winter and summer may change what you need as your wardrobe staples, particularly if you live in a climate with very different weather seasonally. When we think about what we really need in our wardrobe, it needs to: Work with your current lifestyle Work with your personality Work for the environment Reflect your personality There […]

Prints and Patterns – Natural vs Stylised

I’ve been asked to show you some more examples of the differences between naturalized and stylized floral prints. floral prints natural vs stylized by imogenl featuring a print dress As you can see, a floral print that looks more like a photo of the flower it represents, is a naturalized floral. The further away you get […]