Style Notes: Introducing Yellow
23 April 2018 | VA Notes Fashion

Style Notes: Introducing Yellow

What do you think about yellow?

The discussion on the agenda is yellow.

A hue associated with happiness, positivity, energy and sunshine.
Styled correctly it can brighten up an outfit so effortlessly. But can we wear it?

We know we can in the rain but what about in full sunshine?

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“Dress Your Age”?
11 April 2018 | VA Notes Fashion

“Dress Your Age”?

“Dress your age” – What does that even mean?

This is an expression that I really cannot hear.

Was it something more widely used in my mother’s lifetime? I don’t know but every now and then I hear or read it and it makes me very uncomfortable.


Dress “appropriately” is bad enough but when “age” is defined by dressing I must interject.

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When It Rains
4 April 2018 | VA Notes Fashion

When It Rains

It’s been raining cats and dogs.

I never know what that means but all I know is it has been as wet as anything.

The rain is my friend if I am snuggled up inside with a good book or an entertaining film; not so much when moving furniture and cartons through a muddy garden on the drippiest of days.

Not ideal.

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