How to Adapt Your Wardrobe to Fashion’s Changing Silhouettes

Fashion trends are constantly changing, and new silhouettes are key to staying current. However, it’s important to stay true to your own personal style without feeling left behind. For example, if you’ve been wearing skinny jeans or pants for years, and now wide leg pants are coming back in, you may wonder how to adapt…

choosing a column of colour for your body shape

The Impact of a Summer Tan, Choosing the Best Colour for Your Shoes, and Selecting the Most Flattering Column of Colour

Do you wonder if getting a tan will change your colour palette?  I know it’s a question on many women’s minds as it’s one of my frequently asked colour questions.   Plus what should you match your shoes to in your outfit?  Your hair, your clothes and accessory?  What are the choices? And finally, in the…

Using the Principle of Volume to Flatter Your Body Shape

Balance is the concept of visual equilibrium. When we talk about dressing for your body shape and body proportions, what we are trying to do create visual balance. There are 4 main principles of co-ordination that influences how you achieve balance with your outfits. These are: Levels of Refinement Principle of Volume Related Shapes Related Lines When…

37: Colour and Style Q&A: Transitioning Colour Palettes, V Shape Column of Colour and Salt and Pepper Hair how to select colour schemes

How do I go about transitioning from a brighter palette to a more muted one without feeling faded out?
V shape body – should I wear an inner or outer column of colour? Also, if not wearing exactly the same colours, how different can the top and bottom be?
With salt and pepper silver hair, brown eyes and fair freckled skin – can I wear only a monochromatic scheme or neutrals plus a colour?