Category Archives: occasionwear

Dress to Party Like it’s 2019 (and you’re not knackered)

How are you feeling? Has sparkle fatigue started to kick in? Is your skin showing the tell-tale signs of lack of sleep and your carpet suffering from 3 for 2 party food incidents? Yeup – you’re partied out already (POA) … Continue reading

Posted in fashion, humour, occasionwear, style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Top of the Frocks 2018

The one statement I hear more often than not from my lovely clients is “I hate shopping.” It’s a shame. Whether this has always been the case or these men and women have fallen out of love with the experience … Continue reading

Posted in fashion, occasionwear, style, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nice Day for a White Wedding

Click to buy! White weddings in the movies are always so romantic aren’t they? Snowflakes softly falling on the twinkly eyed lovebirds while Bing Crosby or whoever sings something poignant close by. Even Phoebe from Friends managed to have a … Continue reading

Posted in fashion, occasionwear, style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Snappy New Year

Click on the images to buy directly! It’s freezing cold, Donald Trump is still president and there are at least two weeks to go until  pay day. It’s a bleak outlook – I intended to start with a rousing ‘Happy … Continue reading

Posted in fashion, humour, occasionwear, style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Desperately Sequin Season

£  To buy straight from the page, click on the image £ It’s that time of year again. The invitations start pouring in (apparently) and suddenly that stylish navy shift dress simply won’t cut it. People who are fairly sensible … Continue reading

Posted in fashion, occasionwear, style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How To Put A Spring In Your Step

  For once in my overly verbal existence, I’m going to get straight to the point with a little game… SPOT THE DIFFERENCE! Anyone? OK, I know the dresses are different styles but apart from that? What about this one? Can … Continue reading

Posted in fashion, occasionwear, style, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

What We Really Want For Christmas

Every year on Christmas Eve my darling brother takes himself off to Westfield in Shepherds Bush to do his Christmas shopping. Now to any sane and breathing human being, this sounds like the worst idea since those heat reactive t-shirts … Continue reading

Posted in fashion, humour, occasionwear, style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Way We Wear

I’ve been thinking about when I went from junior to senior school. I don’t recall if my parents took a photograph but after all it was the eighties, so by the time it was developed we had moved on to … Continue reading

Posted in occasionwear, style, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

All The Pretty Things

The sun unexpectedly came out and as usual it took us by surprise. There is inevitably a knee jerk reaction here in the UK – just in case we never see the sun ever again. The menfolk immediately put their … Continue reading

Posted in fashion, occasionwear, style, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Oscars 2016: Style Winners and Losers

If you’re reading this on Monday morning on your way to work and you’re hoping to discover the winners and losers at this year’s Oscar ceremony, then I’m afraid you might be disappointed. While this blog is hot off the … Continue reading

Posted in entertainment, fashion, occasionwear, style, television, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment