How to Look Stylish Yet Be Super Comfortable

How to Dress Comfortably and Stylishly

Lee wants to know: looking stylish and be comfortable as well – I often wear VERY comfortable clothes at home but they aren’t stylish at all. 1. Quality – ensure your pieces have still got good wear left in them. That they are not pilled, old, stained, faded or just plain worn out. 2. Fit […]

8 Ways to Wear Scarves the Nina Proudman Way

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It’s so great that you had this post because after just having binge watched 4 seasons of Offspring (any other fans out there?) I’ve been wanting to try the Nina Proudman scarf look but I found if I wear it like she does, it just makes my face look too wide. I’m going to try […]

How to Wear Scarves in Summer

Summer can be hot, and the thought of wearing a scarf as an accessory may not be the first thing that pops into your head, but Jill Chivers of Shop Your Wardrobe and I will show you in this short video a few ways to wear the summer scarf. In this video we discuss the […]

The Easy Way to Tie a Pashmina

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It’s starting to get cold here in Melbourne as winter is setting in, and from all reports there are many in the Northern Hemisphere who are still surrounded by snow, so pashmina scarfs are a necessity in many corners of the globe.

How to Make a Shrug from a Square Scarf

Turn a Scarf into a Shrug

You may have noticed that I wore a scarf as a shrug on Melbourne Cup Day, and one of my lovely readers asked me to show how I made it. Luckily it’s very simple! There are two ways of doing it – the non-sew and the sew options. If you’re not a sewer or don’t […]

M is for Mothers

M is for Mother by imogenl featuring long dresses Many women, after they become mothers, end up losing their style as they spend all their time and energy looking after their families, as they put themselves at the bottom of their lists. With body shape changes also common side effects of child bearing, and often […]

13 Ways to Wear a Pashmina or Long Rectangular Scarf

. . Want more ideas on scarf tying?  Check out my ebook The Finishing Touch: perfecting the art of accessorizing. This video of 13 different ways to tie a pashmina or long rectangular style scarf whether winter or summer weight can help you add a little interest to your outfit.

Petite Scarf Advice

Opt for fine wovens Maria has left a new comment on your post “13 Ways to Wear a Pashmina or Long Rectangular Sca…“: I LOVE scarves and know dozens of ways to tie them, but I believe they’re a little too much for my petite frame. Is there any way to wear one without looking […]

How to Tie Head Scarves

On Monday I did workshop for Look Good Feel Better, afterwards I was asked if I’d ever done videos on how to tie head scarves (which is part of the workshop) on my blog, as they had lots of requests by cancer patients who lose their hair during chemo, so I’ve done 3 short videos […]

What’s Your Favourite Flavour of Icing?

Accessories are the icing on the clothing cake.  Cake is nice enough by itself, but so much more delectable with some icing.   If you look at women you think dress stylishly, most likely there will be an accessory or two that makes the outfit work and adds that interest, that detail, that spark of […]