Well I don't want to have to say the C word this early but I've actually bought my first C present - in doing so I managed to download a particularly horrible virus onto my PC - how clever is that? Hmmm...
A trying month with technology altogether so newsletter is a bit behind - well that's my excuse! On the other hand, there are some exciting new happenings.
You're always asking where you can buy the products featured in the color and fashion articles and I'm now in a position to point you in the right direction. This does mean that I receive a tiny commission if you actually purchase anything which will help a little with the upkeep of the website, but it certainly won't cost you anymore to follow these links.
I choose items for the look and a keen price - well a few wish-list items of course - so take a look if only for inspiration.
We know that personal style develops according to individual lifestyle and what is appropriate but natural coloring oftens influences personality too. I'm thrilled that Mary has decided to share her photographs with us.
With vivid Bright/Clear coloring and an outgoing personality, her style is both glamorous and dramatic. Ready to share your style?
Amy aimed for classic and elegant colors to wear in her job as a Project Manager, and felt that bright colors were overpowering and loud.
Color Analysis showed her that she could easily base her work wardrobe on neutrals and introduce the stronger Cool shades, that suit her so well, as accents - or even just keep them for holiday or leisure wear.
Got a soft spot for Leopard? But do you know which to choose?
Ever since my Mum bought me some cuddly PJ's in my teens I've had a soft spot for a leopard print!
So I'm always pleased to see that it pops up most Autumn seasons in one guise or another. In fact it's practically become a neutral it goes with so many things.
But there are lots of different shades and tones of leopard or animal skin - do you know how to recognize which is best for you and your existing wardrobe?
Busy life rushing here there and everywhere on the go?
Cold in the morning but need your sunglasses by lunchtime?
Do you feel the discomfort, even distress, with sudden changes of temperature?
It all adds up to the fact that thick winter coats are far too restrictive when you're in and out of the car, train, store or office. Choose a soft easy to wear and versatile layer that can be on or off in a jiffy!
A simple throw will go from a scarf to wrap in no time or, if that feels a bit too casual, choose one with a secure fastening that stays in place... read more...
NEW the Seasonal Brief£6.00. 4 books in 1 (+extras) for the price of 2
The Seasonal Color Brief is now complete and includes all 4 of the Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter Color Briefs that are so popular individually. How to wear and enjoy the Seasonal colors, how to choose neutrals and accent shades, best choice for makeup, hair colors, jewelry etc.
You'l find an easy way to identify your own nearest Season plus a digital version of all 4 Seasonal color swatches.
Individually each Seasonal book costs £3 but this all-inclusive edition costs just £6.00.
Q. Can you discuss what Smart Casual really is and how it differs from Business Casual.
A. That question has really made me think!
I'm sure you'll see it defined in lots of different ways and although I wrote about it in Business Casual for Women now you've asked me to put them side by side it's made me think again!
When I compare one against the other I come up with..read more...
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