Reader Question: How to Wear a Blouse or Shirt with a Large Bust

The other day I received a question about wearing shirts and blouses if you have a large bust (and particularly if you don’t have a defined waist as well).   shirts for large busts by imogenl on Polyvore Fortunately, there are manufacturers of shirts specifically for large busts – these include: Campbell and Kate Pepperberry […]

P is for Pants

Pants – that’s trousers for you UK folk (not underpants!), are a staple in most wardrobes. They are, the hardest garment for most women to fit. Really, I find that I can spend hours trying to help a client find a pair that fits well. The most common fit issues are around the depth and […]

Layering Tops – The All Important Neckline

I wondered if you could expand on layering tops and what works together. I’m thinking of what goes over scoop necks,v necks, and square neck tops or Tshirts. Thanks   Layering Tops with Cardigans by imogenl featuring summer tops Whether it’s a jacket or a cardigan that goes over your top or t-shirt you want […]

Creating a Capsule Wardrobe to Look Taller

Hi Imogen, I´m a big fan of your blog, and I´ve read all of your books I hope it´s alright if I ask you some style advice I´m a petite (5´2´´) figure of 8 with a balanced, short mid body. I have slightly warm coloring, dark blond hair and blue green eyes, and I´m a […]

Tips for the Plus Size

I would be really happy if you could do a post with tips for XXL women. – Lee Nobody will deny that it’s way harder to find flattering clothes when you’re plus size. There are many reasons  and assumptions made by fashion manufacturers: Body shapes vary, but manufacturers assume that your body shape is the […]

Top 7 Tips to Looking More Mature Particularly When You’re Petite

Imogen, what do you suggest for petite and skinny girls. As you may have guessed, I’m really tiny, and am tired of people thinking that I am still in college, while I have been working for over 6 years. Any advice on how to look more professional and less small would be great. Thanks a […]

Formal Wear for the Petite and Busty

evening gowns petite and busty by imogenl featuring red evening gowns Following on from the post on What to Wear when you’re Petite and Busty, here are some ideas on the formal end of the spectrum. From wedding dress to formal occasion styles.  Should you be thinking about a cocktail type dress, just look for […]

What to Wear – Petite and Busty

The other day I received an email pleading with me to help with dressing the petite and busty figure. This body shape can easily look disproportionate and unbalanced as the scale of the bust is large, but the scale of the overall body is small and petite. Petite and Busty by imogenl featuring sheer nylon […]

Svelte in Style – Coming Soon!

Jill Chivers of Shop Your Wardrobe and my new book Svelte in Style, how to look and feel great while losing weight is coming in less than a week! Watch this short video for some more information about it, or you can also check out our website to find out more. I will be offering […]

Looking Great While Losing Weight

Svelte in Style: how to look and feel great while losing weight

I’m really excited that I’ve just finished working on a new book that I’ve co-written with Jill Chivers of Shop Your Wardrobe called Svelte in Style: How to Look and Feel Great While Losing Weight. Our publication date for this ebook is 24 July, but you can find out more about it now!  We will […]