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Aug 7, 2013 Style , , , , 0 Comments

I know so many women with bulging closets and still nothing to wear.  We have all heard of the 20/80 rule; where you wear 20% of your clothes 80% of the time.  I think, we ladies are too spoilt for choice, with all the inexpensive high street retailers around and we are getting into debt because of [...]

Get Out Your Best


Jul 28, 2013 Style , , , 1 Comment

Do you remember back to when you were young and you were only allowed to wear your best clothes to go to church or to visit relatives?  I can hear my grandmother saying that certain dishes, glasses or even dresses were only for special occasions. Many people grow up worrying that they might ruin something [...]

Hello Sunshine


Jul 2, 2009 Style , , 1 Comment

Here in London, we are never very sure about the weather. I am a bit of a lazy pessimist so I don’t unpack my real summer clothes until we know we are having a summer. Now I have unpacked the truly tropical pieces in my wardrobe and carefully packed away my winter cashmere in moth [...]

1 2 3 Swish!


May 29, 2009 Style , , , , 3 Comments

Last Friday my good friend, Tracey and I went to our very first Swish.  I mentioned Swishing last week but as a recap Swishing is the ethically way to get your shopping fix without spending a penny.  Basically it is a very well organized swap. The Swish we went to was the first ever only [...]