Archive for November 2013

Laura Ashley, contemporary and stylish, who knew!

I spent yesterday afternoon with Anne, the lovely Store Manager of Laura Ashley in Ilkley. I have frequently shopped in the store and recommended it to clients, so it was very to get a personal tour of the store and hear all about how they operate. The quintessentially English brand has a fantastic collection of

Makeover time for mum and daugher duo!

Gail escaped her farmyard chores and three children for the day, along with her mum Brenda, to pamper themselves with a Colour, Make-up and Style session. Gail, a Soft, now knows how to have less contrast in her look which will be easy with her lovely Neat Hourglass figure, always showing off her waist. And

Keep warm this winter with faux fur

I had to de-ice my car window this morning which means it’s actually officially cold now! So, I’ve pulled out of my wardrobe my mother’s silver fox coat which I try not to feel guilty about because it’s a hand me down and I didn’t actually buy it …! If you don’t have/want one of

Pretty in a Pink coat!

So, you’ll already have your standard winter coat from last year, or a few season’s ago. It’s probably a neutral colour, grey, black or navy and that’s good, keep it. Wear it another year because they’re expensive and can definitely be brought back to life again. No one will know the difference! But if you