Archive: August, 2013


Styling Trick.

Well, here is an example of how to adapt an item so it works for you. This sequinned top was fine – but more a tunic length. Kinda awkward to put into an outfit, unless you just teamed leggings with it. Not being a leggins kind of girl – and the fact that the top […]

Don’t Shoot the Saleswoman!

Don’t Shoot The Saleswoman! Fashion retail is doing it tough – real tough! As consumers, we’ve got used to the rolling sales – it’s getting harder to pay full price isn’t it? ¬† I hear negative comments frequently about sales staff – that they are pushy; that they tell you you look a-m-a-z-ing in something […]

Making Clothes Fit

For most of us there is no such thing as ‘off the rack’! But if you have a good eye and even basic sewing skills¬† you can make a so-so item work for you. Example: Here is a T-shirt I bought last week. The colour is good; and I wanted a top to go with […]