Nothing adds a fresh finish to summer looks like clean white jeans or a sparkling white cotton tee; the challenge is keeping your whites bright throughout the season. Here we outline five easy and effective tips for keeping your garments looking clean and pristine for the summer months and beyond.
A handbag can be the accessory that either makes or breaks an outfit. Too big and clunky and it can bring down a sophisticated look, but too small and dainty and you can’t take all that you need with you – so how do you find the balance?
Heading out for after-work drinks can be a great way to unwind after a busy week – but isn’t it annoying when a spontaneous trip out is suggested but you’re not dressed for the occasion? Here we’ve collected outfit inspiration so you can be dressed appropriately for the working day, but still glamorous enough to head to a bar in the evening.
With over 20 years of travel experience Sally found herself unable find unique luxury boutique hotels while planning her own holiday. Alluxia travel website was created to share her passion for luxury holiday destinations for the stylish and time poor traveller.
Kate Christie, CEO and Founder, Time Stylers
How are you going with the whole Work/Life balancing act? It’s a snappy little phrase that assaults us from every direction, and appears to be the gold star standard we are required to hold ourselves up to. So, like a 15-year-old gymnastic prodigy, do you simply glide along that balance beam with poise, grace, and not a hint of doubt? Probably not. In fact, to take the sporting analogy even further — I think we have raised the bar a little too high on this particular ideal and it’s time to put it to bed.
Layering is the ultimate fashion skill that really allows you to make the most of your wardrobe. Master that and you can create a stylish look for just about any occasion. But the skill starts in choosing the right items to have in your wardrobe in the first place, here we take a look at some of the essentials for layering.
The First Layer
One of the most important things to consider when layering is the material. This is especially important for the layer that’ll be closest to your skin, as synthetic materials could make you uncomfortable and even irritate your skin if you’re particularly sensitive. Cotton is your best bet – and something with short sleeves is ideal.
A great pair of jeans can stand the test of time if properly cared for. Over time they mould to your body shape and give you a unique and individual look.
Here are a few tips for you to follow to keep your favourite denim in the best condition to wear again, and again, and again…
David Lawrence is a proud supporter of The Australian Women’s Weekly/CPA Australia 2016 Women In Business Awards. These awards honour the most enterprising businesswomen in Australia today. They help bring attention to the greatest new business initiatives – and help give a boost to established ones ready to take their operation to the next level.
The 2016 winners were styled in David Lawrence by the magazine’s style director Mattie Cronan for the July issue of The Australian Women’s Weekly. Each finalist was treated to a private shopping experience at our Westfield Sydney store.
We sat down with the finalists and asked: “What inspired you to start your own business?”