How to Choose Hosiery to Go with Coloured Shoes

coloured shoes what colour tights

And from a style dilemma from Facebook  - Coloured shoes and… What colour tights? I never seem to get it right!   coloured shoes what colour tights by imogenl featuring plus size tights Well, the answer to this depends on who you are and what you want to express. For a more conservative environment, I’d choose nude […]

How to Style Print Pants

Hi Imogen, do you think you could share your tips on styling print pants? They are everywhere this season and although I’m not a slave to fashion, I bought a pair or black and white ones that I love, but what to wear them with?!   How to style print pants by imogenl featuring a […]

What to Wear with Printed Pants

What to wear with print pants

Hi Imogen, do you think you could share your tips on styling print pants? They are everywhere this season and although I’m not a slave to fashion, I bought a pair or black and white ones that I love, but what to wear them with? Printed pants are a common fashion trend at present.  They […]

What to Wear with a Denim Vest

I’d love to see a column about vests. I have a jean vest that I adore but I am running out of ideas for it. Putting it on over a sweater or long sleeve T-shirt is getting old. I’d like to explore multiple layers but haven’t had much luck. Same with mixing patterns with the […]

How to Wear Extreme Drop Crotch Harem Pants

A reader question… You recently asked for reader input, and I have a styling question. How do I style a pair of extreme low-crotch harem pants? I saw a woman wearing something like this on the street this summer and completely fell for them. I love the clean, simple lines, and the drama and contrast […]

How to Pick a Slimming Print

Many people are a bit scared of prints, as they’ve been told that prints will make them look larger. This is not always the case, it really depends on the type of print. There are two main types of prints, sparse and dense.   Density of Prints by imogenl featuring a print bodycon dress Sparse […]

How to Wear a Fur Vest

Hard to believe it's winter here with the sun streaming in the window, but it is cold!

It’s winter here in Australia and there are lots of faux fur vests around. They can be a tricky trend to wear as they add some bulk to your frame due to their highly textured nature. But if you feel the cold like me, they really do keep you warm and toasty. How to Wear […]

How to Wear Neon Colours

Could you perhaps do a blog about neon colours? Who could wear them, do you think? Perhaps only winter types? I’m a bright spring and wonder if perhaps neon is a bit too bright for clear springs.   Neon by imogenl featuring keds The reality is that people don’t have really bright colouring like parrots […]

How to Break The Style Rules – with Emerson Big W

bold with bold

Sponsored by Nuffnang I remember when growing up learning about a whole load of rules, such as “blue and green should never be seen” and “don’t mix prints”, but I have found during my time as an image consultant and stylist that these rules are made to be broken. Many of my clients are scared […]

3 Easy Rules on How to Mix Animal Prints and Floral Patterns

Mixing Animal Prints and a Floral Texture

Today I decided to mix zebra with leopard and then throw in a floral ribbon lace textured garment. One of the most important keys to mixing prints is to mix those in the same colour family. If you want to try this trend in a safe way: do it in black and white one print […]