• Fashion and Personal Style

    Frames That Enhance Your Face

    Your glasses should be more than just functional, they are a decorative piece that sit squarely in full view – so choose wisely to enhance your face. My husband, who is an optometrist, gives me a running critique of the relationship between face and spectacles of every person on TV or in a movie. It doesn’t matter their age, sex or style – his eye is trained to automatically interpret the shape, size and style of the glasses in reference to the face shape, the amount of flex in the glasses and where their iris is centred within the frame. He also, for ladies in particular, looks to match the…

  • Interior Styling,  Outdoor Living

    Metallic – A Must Have in Decor

    Metallic accents in decor have been a key feature for several years – so much so, that they could almost be considered a classic item. The shift to powerful and statement decor: industrial, hollywood regency and glam – saw the proliferation of metallic features in home styling. Gold, silver, copper, bronze, rose gold, matt black, burnished bronze and brushed stainless steel have become common in a range of styled spaces. One of the great shifts is that metals need to be all the same – that is no longer the case, and in fact, the more realistic and sustainable approach of mixing metals has come to fore.  It is important,…