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…

ADDING COLOR TO YOUR WARDROBE

Last week I was talking about capsule wardrobes with my friends and they thought that a capsule wardrobe could be restrictive and boring. I told them that they could spice it up by adding color. So I consider it could be useful to summarize here the arguments I told them in favour of infusing color…

SPRING – SUMMER 2018 PANTONE: LONDON FASHION WEEK INSPIRATION

When I presented the Spring 2018 New York Fashion Week Palette, I promised I will also review the London Fashion Week edition. I forgot to include the Classic Color Palette related to New York color forecast so I will redo the post to add this one. However, it has been included in this post. Overall,…

SPRING – SUMMER 2018 PANTONE: NEW YORK FASHION WEEK INSPIRATION

Pantone colour gurus have released their seasonal color trends for spring/summer 2018 and as it happened last season they have divided it into London and New York editions. So today we will be focussed on New York and in future post you will have London´s review. In any case, the trend continues with bold and…