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Anatomy of a dress

One of the most sought after designs is the fit and flare dress.  Given the right cut, it is immensely flattering to all body shapes and sizes. 201 more words


Holiday wardrobe: 4 weeks to go

Holidays always seem an age away; exciting when we book them, then its a long old slog to save the dosh, with a payment date looming, and before you know it’s the last frantic week before take-off and oh-my-god-I’m-not-going-to-get-everything-done! 456 more words



Who doesn’t love a kaftan? When I eventually achieve my dream of emigrating to Sydney (Australia) I’m going to live in kaftans – even in winter – probably over jeans – but nevertheless that’s what I’m going to wear. 452 more words


Welcoming Summers!

It’s official!
Winters are over and it’s time to bid them adieu. While a part of me still wants to cuddle up under a cozy blanket sipping from a yummy cup of hot chocolate, there’s this other side to me that loves the beginning of summers. 195 more words


Never thought I'd say it .....

But it’s too damn hot.  I can’t go anywhere or do anything without breaking out in attractive rivers of sweat.  Certainly not the day to play an hour of squash, which I did today and ended up feeling I was half the weight I started out at.   237 more words

Holiday hiccup .......

So finally our holiday has arrived.  It has been a mad panic getting everything packed up and as it’s Cornwall you never know what the weather will be like so end up taking your whole wardrobe.   220 more words

It's melting in little old Surbiton ......

Today the hottest day of the year I am mostly painting furniture blue whilst wearing a white outfit. It was never going to pan out well that, as a result I am now wearing a white outfit covered with blue paint stains.   110 more words