How to wear pastels part 2

How to wear Pastels to Work Part 2

Nov 1st, 2015 Colour, Spring Sarah

Following on from Part 1, here’s Part 2 of how to wear pastels to work. Colour Always keep in the back of your mind as to what “neutral” or foundation garments you have. What colour pants, skirts, jackets, shoes, handbags and cardigans do you have? This, as you now know, creates the backbone of your wardrobe and what new pastel garments are going to have to…

How to wear pastels part 1

How to wear Pastels to Work Part 1

Oct 11th, 2015 Colour, Spring Sarah

Power to pastels! You can really tell when spring has finally arrived because the shops get flooded with pastel colours and floral prints. Now most ladies think that both of these are not work appropriate, but in this post I hope to show you how pastel colours can be incorporated into your work wardrobe while remaining sleek, simple and polished. The aim is to always look…

Trans-seasonal Work Fashion

Trans-Seasonal Work Fashion

Sep 27th, 2015 General Fashion, Spring Sarah

It is now the time of the year when our wardrobes turn into that chaotic mess of winter clothing and the reemergence of those faithful summer outfits! Yes we are talking about… finally… the start of spring. Daylight saving happened today which means that the glorious days of sunshine are just around the corner. However there is still a period of about two months were…

How to wear Neutrals to Work

How to wear Neutrals to Work

Sep 13th, 2015 Colour, General Fashion, Spring, Summer Sarah

You will all know by now that I love throwing the word “neutral” around or even “foundation garment or colour” in my blog posts to date. So what is a neutral colour? How can you wear them and can you only wear neutral colours in an outfit? Neutral colours are hot this spring/summer so here are the answers to these fabulous questions is below and…

How to dress for spring

7 Spring Essentials – How to Dress for Spring

Aug 30th, 2015 General Fashion, Spring Sarah

Yesterday the sunshine was out and the daffodils were showing, which means that spring is just around the corner! This means getting rid of those winter woollies and boots, and swapping for light summery blouses and ballet flats. I love spring and it is one of my favourite seasons. Spring to me means beautiful colours, lovely fabrics and last but not least sunshine. Since it is…

How to wear navy to work

Never Say No to Navy! How to wear Navy to Work

Aug 16th, 2015 Colour, General Fashion Sarah

If you have been at the shops recently you would have noticed that the summer collections are coming in and a very big trend is the colour navy. I love navy and it is definitely one of my go to colours.  Not only is it fantastic in winter but it is also my preferred base colour for spring and summer. Navy is a colour that anyone…

How to wear a classic shirt to work

Ode to a Classic Shirt – How to wear a Classic Shirt to Work

Aug 2nd, 2015 General Fashion Sarah

You can tie them, tuck them, cuff them and cover them with a sweater. I love classic button down shirts, whether it is a classic white shirt or a chambray, and everything in between. They are also a staple to most women’s corporate wardrobes and for a good reason! This lovely wardrobe staple has a multitude of ways in which it can be styled, from formal meetings to…

How to wear stripes to work

How to wear Stripes to Work

Jul 19th, 2015 General Fashion Sarah

Following on from my last post about patterns, here’s my top tips for wearing stripes to work. Also check out my Pinterest board for some great examples. Long, skinny, horizontal stripes These are a definite must have for anyone who wants to wear stripes because they create an illusion of a slimmer figure. They can be incorporated into a top or blouse or merino and can be…

How to wear patterns

How to wear Patterns, Prints and Polka Dots

Jul 6th, 2015 General Fashion Sarah

Patterns are amazing. So here’s how you wear them to work: Pattern size This depends on your body shape and how tall you are. If you are petite go for a smaller pattern – for example pinstriped instead of wide strips. If you wear a large pattern it will look like your frame is getting overwhelmed by the pattern and that’s all people will see –…

Tips for dressing for winter part 2

Top Tips for Staying Warm and Looking Polished for Winter Part 2

Jun 28th, 2015 General Fashion, Winter Sarah

Following on from my last post, here’s part 2 of my top tips for staying warm and looking polished for winter. Top tips for winter layering continued Cardigans I love cardigans! Some people think that they look a little scruffy but I tend to disagree. My top tip would be to invest in quality rather than quantity when it comes to the winter months, as you…