3 great items to have in your wardrobe as we approach Spring….

So we all know the weather is going to change and get warmer, but before summer is spring.  The high street shops would have us think that there are two seasons, winter and summer, but in the UK we live through nuanced seasons where we do need something to wear between bikini and Barbour.  As … Read more3 great items to have in your wardrobe as we approach Spring….

Dress Down Friday, fun or fraught with faux pas?

Dress Down Friday, fun or fraught with faux pas? On the one hand, waking up on a Friday morning and realising that it’s the end of the official working week is such a great feeling, and to wear ‘fun’ clothes to reflect that end of week feeling is enjoyable.  On the other hand dress down … Read moreDress Down Friday, fun or fraught with faux pas?

Reading historial fiction makes you think about your clothes…

  Hello, I am reading the latest Philippa Gregory novel, “The taming of the Queen”, it’s about Katherine Parr.  It’s very good verging on unputdownable. It has made me think about the clothes that they must have worn then, and how many they would (or wouldn’t) have had. Dressing was so much about power in … Read moreReading historial fiction makes you think about your clothes…