THE CLASSICS OF THE LFW PANTONE PALETTE FOR AUTUMN/WINTER 2020-21

Apart from the seasonal palette, Pantone and the London Fashion Week  propose some classic shades for Autumn/Winter 2020-21. These colors are perfect to create wonderful mixes. Here you have the four neutral hues: Jet Stream This shade can be defined as an off-white, a versatile neutral color which look smart worn on monochrome combinations and…

THE POWER OF WHITE

Two summers ago, I discovered the power of white. Since then I tried to add a little white dress every summer. My annual pursuit was fruitful this year as soon as I saw this white dress in the Zara webpage two months ago. It is cute, feminine, and affordable. I  love the high neck with…

REVISITING MY CLOSET: PINK AND AFRICAN PRINT

I liked to recycle my clothing for a long time, at that time the idea  of shop your closet was not as evident as it is nowadays. Today I repurpose two of my closet favorites: a neon pink dress and an African print peplum blazer. Both pieces have been in my closet for a long…

A NEW VERSION OF THE CANADIAN TUXEDO

Another blog post coming today!  I am working on getting back on track with the blog while I have some down time while correcting and marking quarantine assignments. I am sharing this outfit which I describe as a Canadian tuxedo which for me it is a classic but this spring seems to be a trend….

HOW TO TAKE GOOD CARE OF YOUR FEET WHEN WEARING HEELS

More fashion tips, this time related to your feet, especially if you love wearing stilettos. If you like to dance the night away in your high heels, here you have the solution. As you know I can´t wear heels and sometimes I can resist the temptation of using them -even the shoes are not high…

LIGNERIE STYLE HACKS

  Style hacks are useful tips that solve those little problems that can ruin an outfit. As a personal shopper and image consultant I have collected some useful and helpful style hacks. Here I you have some of my best style hacks. As you know undergarments are more important than your clothes because they are…

MATCHING YOUR LIPSTICKS WITH YOUR OUTFITS

When you have a pale complexion you need to boost your paleness if you do not want to look as if you are ill. So a pop of color is needed and the easiest way to add color to your face is using lipstick. Sometimes bare face only with a bit of blush and a…

ZARA SHOPPING TIPS FOR PLUS SIZE WOMEN

When you ask for the most popular fast fashion retailers, for sure Zara is one of the first answers. Zara´s success is based on having trendy items that look designer but with reasonable price tags. Until three  years ago,  the size selection in Zara ranged from XS to XL in many items but from 2017…