10 Comfy Casual Outfit Ideas You Want to Copy Now

Many women like to feel comfortable in their clothes.  For some, comfort is their number one driver when dressing (and sometimes it shows, as often comfortable translates to sloppy).  So how can feel comfortable but look stylish at the same time?  Well as you’re about to see with these 10 outfits I’ve put together, comfort […]

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

What to Wear on the School Run

My kids started back at school a couple of days ago, one started high school (how can that be?  I’m not old enough to  have a child in high school!) and the other in 4th grade. Now as a professional image consultant I have to be particularly wary about what I wear to school, as […]

How to Wear Palazzo Pants When You Are an A or X Shape or are Petite

how to style palazzo pants, how to wear palazzo pants

I have a question about palazzo pants. I am an A/X and have long, narrow torso and very short legs (and I am not tall either, 5’4′); I know flare pants are recommended for my figure type, but I was wondering if the billowy palazzo style would be too much and make me look even […]

How to Choose Makeup and Fabrics Based on Skin Sheen

how to choose makeup sheen for your skin

Often there is a ‘rule’ that when you are more mature then you should steer away from any sort of makeup with sheen or shine (pearlesence) in it.  This rule will work, if you have matte skin, but even if you are more mature, you may still have a skin that reflects more light and […]

Dictionary of Australian Clothing Terminology

To celebrate Australia Day (which is today) I’m sharing with you my quick pictorial dictionary of some of the most commonly used Australian clothing terminology. Just so you know when I use these words what I really mean!   Dictionary of Australian Clothing Terminology by imogenl featuring blue sandals I hope you have a lovely […]

What I Wore and Some Weekend Reading 24th January

Boo radley chiffon

I wore this blue dress and pink shrug to run a workshop for Look Good Feel Better.  Lovely bright colours to liven up my day!   Navy and mint were the colours of the day.  I made the turquoise necklace (did you notice I’m doubling up?) and wore it with my Uberkate Inside Out Style […]

How to Interpret Jeans Styles

I’d love more information on jeans styles.  If you end up having time and thoughts on the matter, I am very curious as to what element is key to an item’s style: Fabric? Color? Texture? Structure/cut? For example, if the blazer is a dark neutral color and very structured but is corduroy, does texture turn […]

Pages: 1 2 3

How to Choose a Wedding Dress

how to choose a wedding dress

Do you have advice on choosing a wedding dress? Picking one is a struggle… colorwise, they are often icy white (not easy to wear).  Shapewise, when long, they are either very voluminous or very straight… many thanks!! Colour – Choosing the Right White There are so many versions of white available (you can read another post here […]

Pages: 1 2 3

How To Style Your Loose Tops with a Rubber Band – The Kimtuck Revealed

kimtuck examples

This is the dress that was the inspiration for using a rubber band to restyle tops and dresses to create more shaping, visual interest and a change of hemline. This method saved a number of my clothing items from the recycling bag. Thanks to a colleague this technique has been named the ‘Kimtuck’ After losing […]

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

The Wedding Photos

wedding1

Thanks for all your lovely wedding wishes, here are a few photos from the day!  The ceremony was held at the Melbourne Registry Office which is in the Old Treasury Building (a beautiful old sandstone building).     My dress was made by brilliant dressmaker Alfia Galimova who took the fabric that I’d bought some […]