Tag Archives: Aran

Dash of Yellow

YELLBLUE2Linking to Patti’s Not Dead Yet Style for Visible Monday #152

Rushing around but still keeping it together just about. Only a few months ago I realised how important yellow is to me. Continue reading


Texture, Check Scarf + Cape Effect

ARANPARKACASHMEREAnd so the cold arrived and time to bring out the Aran knit, warm coats and scarf. I really love this navy Aran jumper, very comfortable to wear and warm without being stifling if you layer with a thermal vest underneath. I think it must be because it’s cotton. Continue reading

A Modern Step: Leather and Suede

I meant to post something about Updating and Modernising one’s closet by way of discussing this point reached in my own journey, but I’ll simply show a look that somehow emerged on Sunday morning.

Linking to Patti’s Not Dead Yet Style for Visible Monday

LEATHERSUEDEI knew what I wanted to wear on top and on my feet but struggled with the bottoms rejecting all the skirts until I got to this leather one also here. It felt instantly right and I don’t know if it’s a coincidence that leather and suede do so much together!  Continue reading

Textures: Creams, Gold and Greens

CORDScrop As we continued the round of visits to family and friends, it was important to be warm and feel a touch of luxury at the same time. Ahh…the comfort and security of cords – how could I have managed so long without?! I’m on a roll combining soft corduroy, silk satin, chunky Aran knit, patent leather and suede 🙂 Continue reading

Winter Soft

SOFTWINTERI naturally gravitate towards light colours and like to wear them all the year round. I re-discovered this gorgeous shawl when digging around my stuff looking for something to use as part of a Roman costume for my youngest. The shawl is a fine wool and was given to me by a friend from India some years ago. I never wore it properly because to be honest, I’ve never been a shawl, poncho or cape wearer. Well, better late than never seems to be my fashion motto this past year so here it is! Continue reading