Jul 032014
 
Flower Power in a Floral Blazer

This floral blazer from Zara is a favourite (see  here & here) and it always puts me in a good mood. Clothing can do that – pretty and bright florals never disappoint. Are there any pieces in your closet that put you in a good mood?   This Express tank is reversible – the other colour [Read more…]

 July 3, 2014  Posted by on July 3, 2014 Tagged with: , , , , , , ,  5 Responses »
Apr 042014
 
Book Club Calls for Leather Pants

A few weeks ago I had a busy Friday for me – Jeanne Beker unveiled her shoe Collaboration with The Shoe company and I had been invited to attend the media preview, World MasterCard Fashion Week  presentation of Matthew Gallagher’s 2014 Fall/Winter and BOOK CLUB. If I’m being honest I hate having a lot going [Read more…]

 April 4, 2014  Posted by on April 4, 2014 Tagged with: , , , ,  23 Responses »
Oct 162013
 
Mad About Plaid

Plaid is a huge trend this season and I couldn’t resist these pants. I have several plaid pieces in my closet but no plaid pants, now I’ve got that covered. I wore this outfit for a meeting, I thought it was professional but fun. Blazer, J. Crew old (similar here). Pants, Banana Republic (US here). [Read more…]

 October 16, 2013  Posted by on October 16, 2013 Tagged with: ,  6 Responses »
Sep 042013
 
Work Florals

 I’m not saying this look is for everyone or every office. I just like how this floral blazer adds some fun to a very basic outfit. Yes, it is what I wore yesterday just topped off with the best florals from Zara. I’d also like to thank all the wonderful comments about yesterday’s post. Helen, [Read more…]

 September 4, 2013  Posted by on September 4, 2013 Tagged with: ,  10 Responses »
Jul 082013
 
Polka Dots & Floral

I’ve stated on several occasions I’m learning how to wear patterns and mix them. An easy way is with this polka dot blazer and floral print shoe. Small subtle patterns, one being a neutral (navy polka dots on white) and the floral is more eye catching. Baby steps. Plus with all the sales going on [Read more…]

 July 8, 2013  Posted by on July 8, 2013 8 Responses »
Oct 182012
 
I feel Scholarly - Purple Jeans

Firstly, thank you Beth Goodrham from Style Guile for featuring myself and 3 other bloggers (Avril being one) for a piece she wrote for here Brit Mums Blog. I am among some very chic women bloggers.  I was very honoured you chose me because I want to be like you (and Avril) when I grow up my blog. [Read more…]

 October 18, 2012  Posted by on October 18, 2012 8 Responses »
Oct 112012
 
British Casual Fridays

I don’t know where the title came from, I just feel very British. Like I need to be in the country or something, at Downton. Except without the heels. With the heels I think this is a great look for the office on a Friday or running around doing errands and then going for lunch [Read more…]

 October 11, 2012  Posted by on October 11, 2012 19 Responses »
Oct 012012
 
Fall Colours

Fall is here and my colour palette is changing to reflect it. Rich hues in burgundy, Merlot, green and purple are going to become my fall staples (had some great wine last night). Neutrals won’t change – black, navy, deep browns and grey. However, fall neutrals are a heavier weight then those in the spring [Read more…]

 October 1, 2012  Posted by on October 1, 2012 22 Responses »