How to Combine Patterns & Prints Like a Pro

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If you caught my last post, you’ll know that it was all about colour. (If you didn’t, you can check it out HERE.) Today, because so many women struggle with it, is all about combing patterns and prints. So if you’ve ever wanted to know how to do it, or have been too afraid to try, fear no more. Here are a few options, tips and considerations for how to combine patterns and prints like a pro. (If you’ve completed my eCourse The 6 Week Style Transformation, you’ll recognize all of this from Module 4. Just think of it as a little refresh.)   PATTERNS VS PRINTS Before we get too far ahead of ourselves, let’s just start with the basics. Patterns A pattern…

How to Combine and Wear Colours Like a Pro

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If you’ve been following me on Instagram lately, you’ll have noticed a bit of colour popping up. (All of a sudden I’m obsessed!) As a result, it’s become quite clear that many women struggle with knowing how to combine colours or knowing which to wear together. If you struggle as well, read below for my 3 Simple Tips as well as 5 Ways to Combine Colours. (If it looks familiar it’s because I’ve taken it right out of my new eCourse The 6 Week Style Transformation.)   3 SIMPLE TIPS Tip #1 If you’re just starting out playing around with colour, or aren’t sure which colours to pair together, one way to keep colour combining simple is to pair pastels with pastels, jewel tones with jewel tones and…

3 Ways to Determine Your Colours

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The other day on Instagram, I posted about colour and one of my IG friends asked me, “How do you know which colours suit your skin tone?”  Well, there are a few different options. But first, I’ll touch on why it’s so important to know which ones do. Wearing colours that suit your particular skin tone can make you look fresh, rested and alive. They can also even out and brighten your complexion. Wearing colours that don’t suit your skin tone can make you look dull, tired and sickly. They can exacerbate dark circles and the appearance of lines and wrinkles. Who in their right mind would want that? Sometimes the effects of wearing unsuitable colours can be mild, but…

3 Must-Know Tips for Wearing An Oversized Sweater

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I love a good oversized sweater or sweatshirt (actually any oversized top) and wear them all the time. But I’m often asked how to wear one without looking overwhelmed by it or bigger than you truly are. So here are 3 Must-Know Tips for Wearing an Oversized Sweater (or any oversized top) that’ll help you look as long and lean as possible.   Tip 1: Push Up the Sleeves Pushing up your sleeves shows some skin and creates space. It also keeps the sleeves from landing around the same place as the bottom of your sweater – which can create a horizontal line and make you look wider than you actually are.   Tip 2: Front Tuck Front tucking creates shape and length. It’s the trick to looking longer…