How to rock a statement necklace

Want to be remembered for your sartorial style? Elegance is an attitude, so herald your arrival with a statement necklace GIORGIO Armani once said “elegance is not about being noticed, it’s about being remembered”.  But what…

How to look rich when you’re not

You don’t need to spend your hard-earned cash to look expensive. The secret is in how you dress WANT to look like you have more cash than dash? More luxe than less? Or just want to upgrade your look?…

How to wear black and navy

Tired of wearing black, black and more black? Time to mix it up and throw in a little French navy BLACK would have to be the most popular colour in the world. It’s FASHION 101 and there’s a…

A walk on the wild side in Bali

It might be hot in Bali, but the wardrobe stakes got even hotter! I’M back from my little Bali break feeling suitably rested and recharged. I love the heat and I love the tropics and December in…

10 things every stylish woman knows

 Ever wondered how some women always look so stylish? How they make it look so easy and effortless, in that “oh-that-old-thing, I-just-threw-it-on” kind of way? Here’s how A STYLISH woman never looks like she tried too hard, it just…

Trend alert: How to rock the new florals

From dresses to shoes, the latest silhouettes are bloomin’ all over with flower prints from dark and moody to feminine and flirty WITH floral prints springing up everywhere on the runways, it’s a garden of delights as fashion’s ongoing love affair with florals continues…

Trend alert: How to wear orange

  Feeling overtly orange? Perfectly peachy? Superbly saffron? Tantalisingly tangerine? Whatever your choice, orange — and its many, many hues — is hot, hot, hot THIS season, designers have lit up the runways with a range of vibrant…

The 10 essential pieces every woman needs

The key to a truly successful wardrobe is the core essentials. But what does every woman really need in her wardrobe? THE one question I get asked regularly is “what are my top 10 wardrobe essentials?” If I had $1 for…

Work it baby: One skirt, two ways

 From breakfast meeting to dinner date, one skirt serves it up two ways ARE you happy with what you are wearing right now? Can you throw together an outfit in five minutes that will take…

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…

How to layer like a pro

Anyone can buy fashion but you can’t buy style — you either have it or you don’t. But there are some things you can do YVES Saint Laurent once said that “dressing is a way of…

What’s timeless, ageless and seasonless?

Black and white is the perfect blank canvas PICKED up a fashion magazine lately? Did it happen to mention that black and white was on-trend this season? Well you’d have to be living up a rock if you didn’t know that! But let’s be…

How to wear white jeans in fall

If black pants are the answer to every woman’s “fat” days, white jeans are their evil twin. But with the right styling, you can wear them all year round MANY women are afraid to wear white … particularly white jeans. I’m…

Take a walk on the wild side

Just love, love, love this … the casual turned-up hem of the jeans and matching leopard-print shoes and bag I’M a huge fan of leopard print. It provides the wow factor to even the simplest…