Why older women SHOULD wear make-up

DO you wear make-up? I ask, because, not all older women do. And that’s fine. Maybe some don’t feel they need to. Maybe their hand isn’t steady anymore. Or maybe some products don’t look as good as…

How to look fabulous at 50 (and beyond)

Great style is truly ageless, but the key to grown-up contemporary chic is confidence, comfort and plenty of attitude. Here’s how to express your sense of style at 50 — and beyond OLD is the new black. Fifty…

How to age gracefully

Ever wondered why some women just get better with age? FORGET expensive face creams, Botox or other treatments that promise to erase wrinkles and slow down the hands of time. Despite all the hype, there…

Happy holidays

Now it’s time to take a break – put your feet up, read a book or take a walk on a beach. So wherever you are or plan to be, stay safe and bon voyage. Enjoy!…

It’s time to think pink

 This month it’s time to think pink … do the right thing then reward yourself and go shopping OCTOBER is Breast Cancer month. It’s that time of the year when we all “think pink” and support those affected by the disease in our…

Should your bag match your shoes?

Co-ordinating accessories — once a fashion faux pas — is now a hot new trend. So do you or don’t you? That is the question WORKING in the media and particularly as a former fashion director, it…

Happy mother’s day, Mum

HAPPY Mother’s Day! Thanks Mum for a lifetime of unconditional love, support and encouragement. Thank you for being so many things to me: a teacher, a nurse, a friend, an inspiration. You’ve always shown me what is important in life, and today,…

Want vs need

YOU might wonder at the name of this blog … What Every Woman Needs. So why did I chose the word “needs” as opposed to “wants”? Want is to feel a desire for, or wish…