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Make the most of the end of the sales:

There are now some real bargains to be had with some items down by 70% but they may well go lower in the next few weeks as the Spring/ Summer collections are waiting impatiently in the wings. You may well have noticed some spring pieces are already in. I clocked lots of fresh vibrant green…anyway

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Happy New Year

I don’t know about you but I really struggle at this time of year. One way of giving yourself a real boost quickly, easily and cheaply is to wear some colour near to your face. When you wear the right colour your skin appears smoother, brighter and more youthful conversely wearing the wrong colour can

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Asymmetric Skirts, what do you think?

Have you noticed what is happening to some skirt hems? They seem to be going asymmetric. I  quite like them, they look edgy and different or do you think they look like the skirt has been tucked up in your undies? If you do take the plunge check where the hem finishes, the hem ideally

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It is the season for a party dress.

Hey girls the Christmas ads are out which means it is time to embrace Christmas and it is time to consider your party dress. It is all about sequins, beading, feathers and fur. Think of the glamorous roaring 20’s and The Great Gatsby. Remember the straight shift or dropped waist dress indicative of the 20’s

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Work wear

I am meeting a client this week to find work wear; work wear can be tricky. It needs to create an impact and make an impression, this is not as easy as it sounds. Most importantly it is all about the cut of the suit, the silhouette it gives you and the fit. If you want

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How to wear the midi skirt

The midi skirt has been around for a while now. How to wear it without looking frumpy? I think they have a great vintage vibe and can look so elegant. It is interesting to note the last time they were in vogue was during the 90’s, we were deep in recession. It seems to make

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Get ready for Autumn

There are 2 major looks in the shops at the moment, one is about comfort; a cosy, relaxed look the other is about vintage, feminine, chic. Here are few things you might look out for: fake fur, sloachy ankle boots, coats, capes, shawls over coats, cosy knits, midi skirts (how to avoid looking frumpy??) retro

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Pantone’s Autumn Winter colours 2014/15

Here are this seasons colours from Pantone:What do you think? Which ones do you think might work for you? Sometimes if you feel stuck in a colour rut buying a scarf, belt, shoes or trousers in this seasons colours or in a colour you would not usually wear can lift your whole look and bring

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