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Dress You Up

I have recently been asked to look for a dress for a wedding in South Africa in January, on a wine estate near Cape Town.  This means that its likely to be blindingly hot, with temperatures as high as 40 degrees Celsius.  Unfortunately this request has come a couple of weeks into the summer sales, so suddenly this task is …

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Those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer

Last week I was surprised with a small feature in Look magazine’s “What to Wear from Beach to Bar” article.  And it reminded me that the summer holidays are coming.  Excitement is in the air for those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer.  But what do we pack? Probably have enough clothes.  But the shops have gone into sale.  Will there …