Preparing and Packing for Dubai

Desert Safari

This Bloggerati Getaway is proudly sponsored by Dubai Tourism It’s less than 2 weeks until I fly off to Dubai thanks to http://goo.gl/3vxKib with 21 other Nuffnang Bloggerati bloggers and I’m getting more excited every day.  We have just been given some details of a few of the activities that we are doing, and where we […]

What I Wore this Week

DVF Snakeskin dress

Networking meeting lunch and a hot day so I went for this DVF Snakeprint dress which is cool and comfortable. This was my Wednesday outfit, I was spending half the day at the hairdresser getting my 6 weekly cut and colour (thanks to the fabulous team at Anthony Nitson Hair for making me look so […]

What I Wore This Week and Some Inspiration

making personal analysis colour swatches

I’ve been making colour swatches – yes they are all completely hand made, each one the colours are chosen specifically for the group, and every time we print, colours change, so we have to move colours around from one colour group to another as they no longer fit where they were, but now fit somewhere […]

What I Wore: This Week

relaxed style

Suede boots from Hush Puppies, coated denim jeans from Witchery (these are similar) Top is from Big W Emerson range, shoes are from Mox Shoes, skirt is by Boo Radley (this one is similar) Metalicus top with a waterfall cardigan (similar) and coated denim skinny jeans (similar). Metalicus tshirt and pair of shorts from Target […]

What Shoes to Wear with Skirts and Dresses in Winter

I have started to wear knee-length skirts and dresses much more, but here in Europe, cold autumn is approaching, so more solid shoes are necessary. Have you any suggestions for styling warmer flat/low heel shoes (chelsea boots?) with short skirt? (at present my style is “practical mum” Is hosiery the only warm solution or can […]

Non-Dull Basics Make Your Whole Wardrobe Exciting

I have a question which is around knowing which pieces will make a real difference to my wardrobe- most mistakes I make – apart from buying clothes for a fantasy life- are buying ‘sensible” pieces, as in good quality, items that will ” be useful’ but are dull. And realising that it is easier for me […]

Principles of Co-ordination – Related Line

In this short video about one of the Principles of Coordination – Related line – I will explain how to put your outfits together so they are harmonious and pleasing. Here is an example   related lines by imogenl featuring Miss Selfridge

How To Make an Outift More Yin or Yang

A little while back I introduced you to the concepts of Yin and Yang (or receding and advancing, or softer and stronger) ways of dressing. Here I want to show you a couple of ways that you can change the way you dress in some very common outfits to make them either more Yang (strong) […]

Principles of Coordination – Principle of Volume

  In this video I talk about one of the Principles of Co-ordination – that of the Principle of Volume.  It’s an important principle to remember as too much fabric will swamp us and can make you look larger.  Being overwhelmed by fabric (this is particularly important if you are petite) will make you look […]

How to Style a White Jacket for Summer

how to style a white jacket in summer by imogenl featuring feather earrings And here are some more ideas: Wear it with your printed pants Wear it with your city shorts Wear it with an all neutral outfit Wear it with a bright bold colour Wear it with a straight denim skirt How do you […]