V is for V Neck

There is not just one kind of V neck.  There are narrow ones and wide ones, deep ones and shallow ones.  Saying “wear a V neck” doesn’t really tell you that much about how flattering the V neck will be on you. Here is my quick guide to choosing the most flattering V neckline for […]

What are Your Defining Facial Features?

What are your defining facial features that when replicated create the harmony that makes you look fabulous? Watch this short video on how to find your defining facial features and then you will be able to choose the most flattering necklines and know which toe shape on shoes really work for you.  

Co-ordinating Jewellery to Necklines

If the face is the ‘communication centre’ it’s really important to think about how to draw attention there.  Finishing off getting dressed so that you look ‘put together’ and stylish is helped immensely by what happens above the bust as it is close to the face.   Using a piece of jewellery in this area or […]

How to Choose a Necklace to Work with a Pattern or Print

..One of the other elements of choosing a necklace, along with the neckline, is creating harmony with the print or pattern or other design features of the garment it’s sitting next to. Pattern and Necklaces by imogenl featuring Forever21 From left to right, top to bottom: Snakeskin cardigan with muliple piece coral necklace – two […]

How to Choose a Necklace to Work with Your Neckline

..I was asked by a reader how to choose match necklaces with clothing, so to start, here is a quick guide on how to match necklines and necklaces. Necklines and Necklaces by imogenl featuring Splendid Items in this set: Cowl neck top, 240 GBPSplendid Pintuck Square Neck Top – Navy, $63Button Down Collared Shirt, $20Poitelle […]

How to Flatter a Pointed Chin

After my post on flattering a soft chin, I had repeated requests for a post on flattering a pointed chin.  Here are a few quick tips.   How to flatter a pointed chin by imogenl featuring Rick Owens Lilies jackets   Shorter hairs styles need some hair at the nape of the neck, this will balance your […]

How to Flatter a Softer Chin

The chin is important in choosing flattering necklines, the shape of the chin is best supported by a neckline that relates and harmonises with it. If you have a softer chin, or a less defined chin the necklines that will work best on you include: Cowl necklines – which are soft. Scoop necklines  – which […]

How to Find Your Balance Points – For Necklines and Jewellery

Often, when I’m with a client, they’ll tell me that they have some necklaces that they like, but never wear. When they bring them out to show me, we discover that they’re just not hanging in the right spot for them – and as soon as we put them on one of their ‘balance points […]