WRAP AFRICAN PRINT DRESS

  In my last post I proclaimed my passion for wrap dresses and here you have one I had since last summer. I wore it then and I rescue it for a winter tour. Another option I made last year was incorporating new prints and more color to my wardrobe, so this dress is a     …

BODYCON OR NOT BODYCON?

  One of the simplest ways to look polished is wearing a bodycon dress as they look modern, easy and fresh. They are so versatile that you can match them with almost everything. However, this type of dress hugs your curves and that is not flattering, then take into consideration this: If you choose a…

BLACK IN SUMMER

Today is 2nd August and we are in the middle of a heat wave, breaking the rules. It is a fact that black is not for summer although today I am showing you can wear it in summer too. You know I crave for   black and I need my black staples all seasons. And my…

BLACK ON BLACK

  One of my customers was not conviced when I suggested she needed a little black dress even in summer. We were looking for new pieces to refresh her wardrobe when I told her to try a couple of little black dresses – one fit and flare and the other a wrap dress. She hardly…

SEEING PINK ELEPHANTS…

Here we are with another piece from my spring capsule wardrobe. This time is a pink dress with sheer flute sleeves. It was part of my winter capsule wardrobe and its lightness makes it appropriate for spring and even summer. The dress belongs to Couchel, a Spanish plus size brand for El Corte Inglés. Last…

PINK OBSESSION

As June goes by, the weather becomes hotter. However, mornings are still cool, then you need a warming layer. And here you have one of the cutest outer layers you can find, a sixties inspired pink coat. This is the second time this lovely and cute coat appears in the blog. Today it is paired…

RAINY DAYS

The title of an old song inspired me when looking for a heading for the post. The song performed by Ja Rule and Mary J. Blige was my students´favorite when I worked as a Visiting Teacher in USA. So this is a happy homage to those I had the pleasure to have in my classes…

STAYING CHIC ON A DIME

To stay chic you needn´t to buy clothes every day, it is wiser to work with the pieces you have in your closet and invest your money in versatile quality basics. On the other hand, wearing the right shade of lipstick, having your clothes tailored and other things like these will make you appear effortless…