According to the Financial Times‘ resident style editor, Jo Ellison, this festive season it is all about keeping the focus on your top half with “over the table dressing”. The theory is simple; people will only see your top half when you’re sitting down at your Christmas dinner party, so focus your attention there.
I totally love this approach as wearing your best colours on your top half ensures maximum impact; your skin will glow, your eyes will sparkle and you’re sure to turn heads for all the right reasons!
Have Fun With Your Party Look
Christmas is the time for sparkle and fun, so try stepping out of your comfort zone!
There is lots of choice when it comes to embellishment this season; lace, sequins, embroidery and elaborate sleeves are all widely available. Textures like silk and velvet are also very popular and will add a luxurious feel to your party ensemble.
I may be a little biased, but having your colours analysed is truly a transformational experience and if you’re struggling to think of a special gift for your partner, friend or relative this festive season then offer them a colourful Christmas: a colour consultation – a gift with a difference! Here are a few reasons why…
How many of us LOVE getting dressed to the nines and heading out on the town during the festive season? A bit of sparkle, a fabulous pair of shoes and a killer dress all make for the perfect party look.
Gentlemen, are you ready for the Trinity Knot ? (Ladies sneak a look and use a long, slim scarf)
I think 15 minutes of fumbling, average 3 re-tries and you will have this down pat!
Great for attention – seekers at casual events.
Ingredients : a shirt with a cut-away or medium width collar and a plain (OMG can you imagine this done with a stripey or patterned) lightish weight tie which is relatively slim all the way down because otherwise one of the folds will be wider than the other, rather ruining the effect !
If you’re lucky enough to be jetting off somewhere fabulously hot and glamorous this holiday season then you’ve no doubt been giving your holiday wardrobe some careful consideration. What to wear poolside can be a tricky style dilemma for those who are not used to being so exposed. Have no fear!
Read on to ensure you select the right swimwear for your body shape so you can kick back in confidence this Summer.