LOOKING SLIMMER WITHOUT A DIET

Apart from starting a diet to lose weight there are some ways to dress slimmer that work for everybody no matter their size or body shape. We have to consider: SILHOUETTE The most flattering silhouettes are A- line skirts and fit and flare dresses. Both create the illusion of an hourglass figure as they cinch…

AUTUMN WINTER 2018 PANTONE: LONDON FASHION WEEK INSPIRATION

Next season the London Fashion Week gurus decided to maintain the Pantone New York Palette and add two more colors. So fashion designers at the London Fashion Week incorporated new pinkish shades to the  Autumn – Winter 2018 Pantone Color Trend Report. The rest is the same although it allows more unexpected possibilities to combine. …

ULTRA VIOLET

When I reviewed the Pantone Color trends for Spring – Summer 2018 I told you that the color of the year was Ultra Violet. I defined it  as a complex purple tone which offers a combination of magic charm and originality. A colorful definition for 2018.                    Now…

WHEN WILL SPRING COME TO TOWN? (MARCH RECAP)

This month has been crazy. Everything went upside down. The weather has been wet and even chilly. We had had lots of work and few weekends off. Thank God we will enjoy our Easter Break… So far, the only spring like things were the switch to Daylight Spring Time with everlasting evenings and the last…

LATE WINTER

Spring is just around the corner and we are willing to premiere the spring trends, but the weather is cold and wet, so it sounds difficult to do it. Then I like to refresh my look with bright colors. So, this is what we have in this post. A short light hot pink coat with…

BEING PLUS SIZE IN A SLENDER WORLD: SHOPPING ISSUES

As a plus size woman I have had problems when shopping  and for ages, even still now, it has been a big challenge to find decent clothes for plus size girls. We have fewer options, designers offer ultra baggy designs or ultra tight silhouettes at high prices.  At  some stores the plus size section is…

HOUDSTOOTH ROBE COAT

I am not a huge fan of prints, but, from time to time, I like to incorporate them in my wardrobe. Last fall and even this spring are all about checked prints, then I decided it was time to have some of them. I wanted something modest but suddenly I changed my mind when I…

WHICH COLORS SUIT YOUR SKIN TONE?

Color analysis is the key for creating a wardrobe based on a defined color palette. However, these typologies could be skipped but help us to know what works for each of us. As a personal shopper with a degree in Art History I have worked with color and have analyzed how to look for the…