Considering how many everyday items that we love are coloured brown it seems a bit unfair that it’s the Cinderella colour when it comes to wearing it for clothes. Being ‘browned off’ means to be a bit miserable. Which could be why the last time it was popular was in the seventies. This Summer however brown has featured in tan and golden shades often with olive green and teal and is going to continue into the Autumn together with orange and forest green. So forget dark and dingy, which it can look on its own, and team it with a whole palette of colours to show off its warmth and versatility.
Here are five brilliant ways to help you to look at brown in a whole new light and to enjoy wearing it.
To many of us an invitation to a special occasion such as a wedding, graduation or smart summer party can prevent a big dilemma – ‘what am I going to wear?’ Hair and make-up also need to be a bit special too. Obviously if your budget isn’t a problem you have a wider choice but most important is what feels comfortable for what is often a long day.
Confidence comes from feeling happy with what you are wearing and in the case of a wedding don’t upstage the bride!
Here’s our simple guide to having a great day.
Polka dots and spots have been a popular print since the 1800’s and never go out of fashion even though styles and trends are always changing, spotted fabrics being used on both smart and fun style outfits.
The size of spots varies from full-stops and pin dots, the size of a pin head, and five pence coin size dots through to two pence piece size or larger. Chances are you already own something spotted maybe that you’ve worn forever and never grow tired of.
Let’s see how we can give you some new ideas to celebrate spots in style.