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 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 survive if you're not allowed to wear heels to work

How to Survive if You’re Not Allowed to Wear Heels to Work

Apr 19th, 2015 Winter Sarah

What do you do if you’ve been told you’re not allowed to wear heels to work? Well, that’s just happened to me. I’ve just been informed by my friendly physio that I’m not allowed to wear heels for a while… Panic stations! First thought that entered by mind – oh man I’m too short not to wear heels to work! Second thought was – how does…

How to wear shorts to work

How to wear Shorts to Work

Mar 23rd, 2015 Summer Sarah

Since it still feels like summer in Auckland, let’s tackle another difficult garment you can incorporate in your work wear (see last week’s post on wearing lace to work). There have been many stores this summer offering shorts as an alternative for skirts and pants for workwear. This trend comes and goes but really depends on how strict your office dress code is. If you are…

Cobalt Coloured Shoes

How to wear Coloured Shoes

Mar 8th, 2015 Colour, Shoes and Accessories Sarah

Coloured shoes are a great way of bringing an element of excitement into your wardrobe. This is especially great during the winter months when you can get a little tired of wearing black, brown or navy. Here’s my quick tips for wearing coloured shoes: Choose a colour which is dominant in your wardrobe (see post about colour packages) For me this is blue – so…

7 Tips on what to wear to a Job Interview

7 Tips on what to wear for a Job Interview

Feb 22nd, 2015 Basics, Job Interviews Sarah

Your goal is to be sleek, simple, stunning, and polished. First impressions are critical in an interview and it starts with what you wear. Here are my 7 tips for girls on what to wear for a job interview. 1. Wear something blue Something my husband swears by (thanks to his psychology degree). The colour blue is supposed to instill trust, so wear a blue top, shirt, necklace, cardigan or…

The Four F's of Female Corporate Fashion

The Four F’s for Female Corporate Fashion

Feb 15th, 2015 Basics, General Fashion Sarah

For my first post we’re going right back to the basics of how you can quickly build up a versatile corporate wardrobe without needing hundreds of different pieces. Just follow the four “F’s”. Foundation Start with the basics in your wardrobe and build a versatile capsule wardrobe from there. I know that this sounds easy – but it isn’t. Start with neutral colours as a…