Fashion or Style

Fashion or Style

As some of us get ready to emerge from our cocoon of dressing above the keyboard with funky fashionable tops/shirts, hidden pyjamas bottoms and fluffy slippers; will your wardrobe choices be that which is fashionable, or that which is stylish? What’s the difference? I...

Let’s Talk Sleeves – Sleeves on Dresses

Fashions speak and media say ‘2017 is the year of the statement sleeve dress’.  Well in my book dresses with sleeves have always been a wardrobe staple regardless of the fashion trend or season. Fashion history has always had some form of dress or dress...
Wearing Undergarments that Fit and Compliment Your Figure

Wearing Undergarments that Fit and Compliment Your Figure

There was a time when ladies undergarments could weigh nearly 7lbs and take several hours to put into place.  We are talking being squeezed into a corset, petticoats, undershirt, camisole, stockings; if it was winter, additional layers of woolly garments would be...

How To Choose Quality Clothing

A friend came to visit me recently,  with her she bought 4 department store dresses that she had purchased from well known brand names.  My friend’s complaint, she had only worn each of the dresses a couple of times, but they were coming apart at the seams, she...