Yearly Archives: 2015

My half-joking comment at the end of my last blog has lead us here… the Christmas Jumper post: 25 festive jumpers, from the sublime to the ridiculous! These are all great because the pattern decorates your chest; look for fairisle knit creating a scoop neckline, sequins to draw the eye, […]

Flatter Festive Jumpers!

If ever there was a time to discuss decoration, this is it! Decoration is one of my five basic flatter fashion tips: Be proud of your chest: decorate it! Look for patterns to draw the eye around your outfit, contrasting patterns on the bib or yoke, and appliquéd designs such […]

Flatter Festive Frocks and Tops

With wintry weather on the way I thought now would be a good time to start looking for a new coat. As you may have already found out, not all coats sit well on a flat chest. I sent my gorgeous military inspired double breasted coat from last winter (before […]

Coats Autumn/Winter 2015

I have finally spent my Christmas 2014 giftcards! All 11 of the items I took into the changing room would work well on a flat chest, but I chose the Black Watch Tartan Tunic Dress and the Parisian Collection Pussybow Blouse. There were also lots of lovely blanket wraps and […]

New Look September 2015

In this post there are several really flattering tops which I tried on with this autumn’s must-have item, the A-line cord skirt. This one is from M&Co in a gorgeous shade of aubergine (also available in chocolate brown and black):       Sleeveless Tie Front Blouse, Ivory (also available in […]

M&Co September 2015

 I am old fashioned; I miss the excitement of the new catalogue the size of an encyclopedia arriving. Leisurely flicking through the first time scanning the pages, maybe folding back the corners if something really caught your eye. Then going back through, but this time with paper and pen at […]

Littlewoods July 2015 

This blog is all about dresses (mainly because the few tops which I ordered were gypsy style and nothing unusual so I haven’t included them; everywhere has boho covered this year so I didn’t think we needed any more here this year!). La Redoute’s sale started after I had returned […]

La Redoute July 2015

My last post was all dresses, so I have found a few tops this time all of which would be perfect in the amazing hot weather we are having at the moment, or for your summer hols. Checked Shirt    Verdict: This is a really flattering shirt in a soft […]

Florence & Fred July 2015