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Sweet Saturday style

“White is a colour of protection and encouragement, offering a sense of peace and calm, comfort and hope, helping alleviate emotional upsets. It creates a sense of order and efficiency, a great help if you need to declutter your life.” I wore all white on Saturday. For years I avoided white, mostly because I had […] Read more…

Sunday Style in Stripes

I’m still completely smitten with this striped dress I bought sometime last year from Foschini. I was rather surprised to see it still available in store.I’ve had such great wear out of these Grendha sandals that I found last year at Foschini.  I have basic limits on what I spend on certain items and these were […] Read more…

Classic black ‘n taupe

I had an interview yesterday and found that most of my skirts no longer fit me,  I’ve already established this, but was surprised that another three had to be added to the ‘take them to the tailor’ pile.  I’m not complaining, don’t for one second think that, but it threw me off because the outfit […] Read more…

More fab florals

I love sales and do a lot of my clothes shopping on sales. I’d say a significant amount of my closet is from sale purchases, especially what I consider basics such as pencil skirts, work trousers and blazers.  You can get them at a fraction of the price and if you buy well, they’ll be worth their weight […] Read more…

An interview outfit

One of my biggest dislikes is being interviewed.  Thankfully, it turned out to be a ‘meet and greet’ and not a formal interview.  What a nice gentleman.  (Julle sal verstaan wanneer ek se ‘n regte egte Suid Afrikaanse outjie, van die ou skool soort). Just a simple black and white look that was comfortable and […] Read more…

Lovely lace

Happy Monday folks.  Hope your day was fabulous. Our temperatures have soared and its still only Spring.  I’m totally loving the look of lace.  This top that I picked up last week called my name the moment I saw it.  Its soft and a little stretchy and so light.  Was perfect considering the temperatures predicted for today. I had […] Read more…

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