SHEATH OR SHIFT DRESS? THAT IS THE QUESTION

As a stylist I have been asked repeatedly one question: What is the difference between shift and sheath dresses?  Both styles sound similar but also have something in common as both refer to uncomplicated dresses with a knee length. The main difference is that the shift dress fitted around waist and hips. Usually has a…

MARIA IN WODERLAND?

This Pink lace is everything! I felt so feminine, on trend, and pretty in this dress. The sweetheart neckline is one of my favorite. The skater silhouette is one of the most flattering shapes and the midi length is perfect and pretty . So I have to thank Yours Clothing designer´s team for such a…

NOVEDADES EN MODA PLUS SIZE

Esta mañana he sacado el post en inglés y ahora va la versión en castellano. Sé que suelo hacer ambas versiones en un mismo post pero hoy hago una excepción. Aquí os comento algunas de las nuevas tiendas on line que recientemente he explorado y que tienen ropa para todos los estilos.  En primer lugar…

MORE INTERESTING PLUS SIZE BRANDS

More and more brands are in the plus size market. From time to time I like to review some of them. First one is YoursClothing which is a British brand offering sizes from 14 to 36 – Brithish sizes – in their brands Yours and Yours London but they also retail other brands such as…

IN THE SUMMERTIME OR JUNE RECAP.

Inpsired by an song of my childhood here we have June´s summary. Officially summer has come to town and Madrid is ready to live hot weather in full swing. This month has been full of work, lots of exams to correct and finally the end of the school year and the beginning of the holidays. …

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…

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…

THE POWER OF A FIT AND FLARE FLORAL DRESS

For the last years I have been a huge fan of fit and flare dresses. I need to replace my old staple dresses and I am looking for a new one but I still have not found the right one…Please if you know where can I find a new black floral fit and flare dress…

VISITING ALCALÁ DE HENARES

Alcalá de Henares is one of the most historical places near Madrid and last Sunday we spent the day there. Alcalá is famous for its old University as well as for being Cervantes hometown. With this said here you have some pictures of this wonderful city. As it was cold and rainy, I decided to…