The May Workwear Edit – Top of the Class

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It’s an irritating fact that at this time of year, retailers seem to think that normal life ceases and that all we do is go on holiday or swan around at weddings and events. While we might do a bit of that, we still have to go to work – usually to pay for the above! But finding suitable things …

Camel Tones: The March Workwear Issue

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Really of all the things to be having a fashion moment, who’d have thought something as potentially drab as camel would be one of them. But no, camel is the height of chic and indeed doing a top to toe look will earn you the most kudos. However, there are plenty of ways to do the look if you just …

Dressing the part: The February Workwear Edit

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January is over, the sales are gone (mostly) so now you can get down to the serious business of shopping for the season ahead. And I really mean that because spending some time and money on your workwear wardrobe, is essentially investing in yourself and your career. Much as it would be lovely to know that all that matters is our experience and how we …

The Workwear Edit

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I read the other day that August is the Sunday of summer and it definitely feels like autumn is nearly here as thoughts are all moving towards back to school, back to work and a new season. So it’s time to start thinking about how to dress for work again now that flippy summer dresses will no longer cut it. …

Summer in the City

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Dressing for the office in the summer is definitely a harder task than the rest of the year. How to keep cool while still looking appropriate can be tricky, particularly if you work in an environment where more traditional dress codes are at play. Here are three easy ways to look stylish for the office this season: The right accessories …

Working 9 to 5: how to dress to impress in the office

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The other week my seven year old, tracksuit bottom and hoodie wearing son said to me in a very matter of fact tone, “It’s all about those important first impressions mummy.” Wow. I have been trying to rack my brain to see if I had been the culprit here but he is right: what we wear in our professional lives does …

Your 9 to 9 wardrobe: work-wear and beyond

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Phew it’s over and now life is slowly getting back to normal. It’s a bitter sweet normal, because as much as it has been impossible to pee on my own, let alone sit at my computer without several hands ‘helping’ me, I have had a brilliant summer with the kids. So wiping away the tears from the first-day-at-school milestone and now back …