Making Resin Jewellery

Wearing my new resin bangles and ring

Yesterday I attended a resin jewellery making class at Candu. I was given the gift as a birthday present via Red Balloon and it was heaps of fun! The lovely teacher Brad patiently showed me and my class mate (we were lucky that we had a very small class so we ended up making heaps […]

The Scale of Necklaces Relating To Your Bust Size

Wearing 3 necklaces to create a larger scale, bust minimizing focal poit

What about bead or chain necklaces? Are they a no-no or can a busty gal get away with them too? I like pendants once in awhile but I have a lot of beads, pearls, and chain necklaces that I like to wrap around my neck once or twice. Thanks for the advice! Scale of Necklaces […]

How to Choose Necklaces to Work with Your Neckline

  Choosing Necklaces for Necklines by imogenl featuring over sized sweaters Different necklines look better with certain necklace styles. Turtle necks – best with longer necklaces Crew necks – best with short necklaces such as necklace ‘collar’ or bib styles Scoop necks – fill in the space with multiple strands of beads or larger scale […]

How to Store Accessories

Our last video in this series Jill Chivers of Shop Your Wardrobe and I talk about how to store accessories, particularly jewellery, as often it remains unworn because it’s difficult to access in your wardrobe. ¬†You can watch the video here. How do you store your accessories?

How to Upstyle Your Clothes and Accessories

Have you ever thought it would be good to be able to change (or upstyle) some of your clothes and accessories, particularly the ones you don’t wear or feel are just a bit wrong? In our video today Jill Chivers of Shop Your Wardrobe shares her tips and some ideas on just a few of […]

Statement Earrings and Weekly Wrap – FABruary Style Challenge

Today is the day of the statement earring. Generally, If I’m wearing a statement earring, I won’t wear any other jewellery near my face as it can get too cluttered. The more petite you are, the more important this rule. I’m more likely to choose a statement earring over a necklace when I’m wearing a […]

Multiple Necklaces – FABruary Style Challenge

Wearing a couple of necklaces

Today our FABruary Style Challenge is to wear more than one necklace at the same time. Doing this is great if you are like me, and need to up the scale of your necklaces to large, so that your bust appear smaller. When I bought this necklace, I discovered that just one strand was not […]

Statement Rings – FABruary Style Challenge

Finishing off my outfit with a statement ring

I love a statement (cocktail) ring. It can add some oomph to an oufit and excitement to your hand.   What I love is that statment rings don’t have to be expensive. The ring in this pic above came from Claire’s Accessories, yet when worn with a more dressed up outfit, you assume it’s a […]

Arm Candy – FABruary Style Challenge

My Arm Candy!

  It’s day 1 of my FABruary Style Challenge and the launch pad for your style today is Arm Candy. How to interpret this theme? Wear a watch Wear a watch with a bracelet or two Wear a cuff on your upper arm Wear a stack of bracelets, try putting different ones together Wear a […]

How to Choose Jewellery for The Season

Hi Imogen, I have the following question: living in the Northern hemisphere I am wondering what jewellery looks right in the darker seasons. More sparkle? Warmer or deeper colours? What styles look good with warmer clothes? I look horrible in turtlenecks so will continue to wear wider necklines (covered with a scarf, obviously, outside) but […]