Professional Image Breakers

Professional Image Breakers

Every day the way you visually, verbally and behaviourally present yourself has an impact on those around you and how they perceive you. Image breakers are things small and large that leave a poor impression of you. Here are just a few: Ill-fitting clothes  Bad breath  Body odour  Ultra-long nails Stains or tears Straining or gaping garments Necklines too low or hems too short  Gossip  Poor taste jokes  No make-up, too much makeup Constantly late for meetings/appointments  Talking big and delivering small These are just the tiny tip of the image breakers iceberg. What things have you experienced which have

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Blazer Booster

Blazer Booster

There are several reasons why adding a blazer or structured jacket raises the dress level of an outfit. ~ Historically, blazers were male garments, ~ Structure/tailoring adds formally, ~ Covered arms add professional formality, ~ Semi-fitted garments are dressier than loose garments, ~ Button up the blazer/jacket to further increase formality. Next time you need to dress up your outfit quickly reach for a tailored jacket. There are over 25 types of Jackets – do you know which one suit you? Discover your best jacket styles along with your best lapels, collars, sleeves, and jacket length with a personal style

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Styledge Spring Alert

Styledge Spring Alert

Spring has almost and it’s nearly time to come out of our winter hibernation, I have the perfect pieces for you to wear. I love that spring allows the transition from heavy dark clothing to more lightweight clothing, and that it allows us to mix and match outfits. It’s great that we get to try new colourful outfits that flatter our body and that express our personality. Look one: This vanilla coloured dip top is a fun and whimsical garment that dresses up a pair of jeans beautifully. This style expresses both femininity and drama all in one and is

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How To Wear Boxy Jackets For Over 50’s

How To Wear Boxy Jackets For Over 50's

There are 4 basic fittings that create the silhouette of a garment: Very fitted: Garments designed to fit snuggly to the body. Very fitted garments restrict movement and are generally not extremely comfortable. They are best worn when the wearer has a good figure and wishes to appeal to the opposite sex. Semi-fitted: Garments designed with just enough shape to flatter everyone. Semi-fitted garments are comfortable, easy to move in and appropriate for all occasions. Boxy and Stiff: Garments made for structured materials and with little to no shape. A garment of this fitting will cover the underlying shape of

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Black, Brown and Burgundy, what do they all have in common?

Black, Brown and Burgundy, what do they all have in common?

Here are your fashion and style tips for the day! All three colours can quickly look faded, lackluster or boring when in anything less than high-quality fabric. This is because each of the colours has a molecular size that causes them to bleed out the fabric quickly. Add to this a cheap cloth and an inferior dyeing process and the results multiply. When purchasing garments in these colours and especially black which is a great basic for most wardrobes, buy good quality items because the dying techniques used will be superior and you’ll have many more wears before the dullness is

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4 ways to wear a bandana

4 ways to wear a bandana

It may be a simply kerchief but worn with panache it can elevate your style in an instant. The types of scarves, wraps, and shawls that suit you best is just one of the many areas covered within a personal style consultation. Each consultation is 90 mins and covers all the garments and accessories you commonly see in the stores. How to wear them and much, much more. You” leave know exactly what you need to look for to look and feel great and you’ll receive everything in a web-based lifetime program that you can access anytime. Contact me today

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Summer Travel Tips

Summer Travel Tips

So, you’ve booked your cruise or your romantic getaway to the tropics and you are more than ready to sail off into the sunset. Now you have to pack!!!  Don’t panic, just follow these easy travel tips to ensure that you have everything you need, so you relax either on the deck or at a beachside bar sipping on that delicious cocktail. Comfort is key Whether you are chilling by the pool, enjoying a pre -dinner drink at the bar or dancing the night away, you still want to look effortlessly stylish.  Here is a quick check list of the essentials

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Spring /Summer Trend Report 2014

Spring /Summer Trend Report 2014

This Spring/Summer Trend Report for 2104, listed below is courtesy from the Brisbane fashion magazine  Fashion Weekly.  I hope  this report will help you choose which “must have” styles you may like to acquire for your spring wardrobe. Here are the top seven trends to look out for which all can be bought online.   Including everything from printed pants, to midi skirts and the continuous reign of sporty-luxe styles, there’s something for everyone no matter the occasion or your style. Maxi dresses are popular again as a current fashion trend seasonal must-have, as are statement prints in botanical and photographic florals contrasted with futuristic

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Fashion Tips to help you save money and look FAB!

 Fashion Tips to help you save money and look FAB!

 SHOW S We all love a good tip from time to time, so I have created a list of  the top ten  fashion tips according to InStyle to help you save money and look FAB.  SHOW SKIN STRATEGICALLY Looking truly sexy involves knowing what to bare and what to keep under wraps. Looking sexy does not have to look vulgar. You can still appear alluring by choosing one and only one body part and show it off. If it’s cleavage, don’t show your legs. If it’s your legs, stay covered on top. Simple! ACC 2 ACCESSORISE IN BRIGHTS Brighten up a closet full

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Autumn/Winter Trend Report 2014

Autumn/Winter Trend Report 2014

Autumn/Winter Trend Report 2014 I am a  big lover of winter fashion, especially when they include leather, monochrome and a touch of tasteful animal print styles. In this Autumn/Winter Trend Report you will  be inspired by looks from sports-luxe inspired sweaters and track pants, to midi skirts and long-line jackets there’s plenty of variety in the latest trends regardless of your style and taste. Take a look at what’s in this season in my Autumn/Winter Trend Report for 2014 Trend number 1: Jewel Tones Cobalt blue, ruby reds, purple, tangerine and orange are big this season. Work these colours into

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