Giving Something Back in The Gambia

My recent voluntary work in The Gambia prompts me to write about an ‘ordinary’ but remarkable woman from my village in Hertfordshire: 70 something Margaret Meeks.  Margaret has been ‘giving something back’ by helping people in The Gambia for over 17 years, establishing her own registered charity, HELPING. HELPING  has provided a staggering 6 nurseries […]

Mother’s Day Madness: Special Half Price Colour and Style Analysis Package

It’s that time of year again when we rack our brains to think of a different and special gift to give on Mothers’ Day on 6th March. Look no further: give your mum the gift that lasts a lifetime- the self confidence that comes with a Style and Coach Colour and Style Analysis Gift Voucher. […]

Colour In Your Life

Recently I went on a trip to The Gambia with the charity HELPING : www. helping-gambia.org.uk. Despite witnessing some terrible poverty whilst there, I noted how cheerful the people were despite the challenges they faced. With my stylist hat on, I noticed the beautiful coloured costumes the women wore were always very well tailored and […]

Presence- Do You Have It?

   Presence- what is it? Nicola Sturgeon, Oprah Winfrey, Michelle Obama and other leading icons have loads of it but presence is difficult to define and many people in the workplace are told they need to raise their presence.In a nutshell, I would define as confidence. The Centre for Talent Innovation on ‘Executive Presence’ interviewed […]

New Year-Organise Your Wardrobe

January is the best month for taking stock of what’s working in your life and what’s not, setting new goals and kicking bad habits. This includes sorting and organising your wardrobe and getting rid of items that no longer serve you.  Marie Kondo’s #1 best seller book: The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up has […]

Bargain Sale Offers from Style and Coach for the New Year

  I’d like to say a big thank you to all my customers who have used my services in 2015. It’s been such a pleasure to have the privilege of building the confidence of so many women clients. Everyone is looking for a bargain at this time of year and my customers and potential customers […]

How to Get the Best from the Sales

Many ‘January’ Sales have already begun and there are many bargains to be had. Be careful though. It’s not a bargain if it sits in your wardrobe feeding the moths. Here are my rules of thumb when shopping for clothes in the sales: It’s only a bargain if it fits, suits you and you can […]

Special Price For a Christmas Present Every Woman Would Like

Every woman would be delighted if in 2016 she could look amazing, without spending hours at the gym, having a face lift or half starving herself- especially in January when all we seem to want is comfort food! A Style and Coach gift voucher to a loved one or to yourself is the answer! Take […]

The Office Party: What to Wear and How to Act

Use the Office Party to Further Your Career Not Ruin It! The office Christmas Party can be a great opportunity to let off steam with the people you spend a good part of your life with.  If you play it right, it can be great fun and an opportunity to build important relationships within your organisation. […]

Autumn Updates for your Wardrobe

Autumn seems to be creeping up on us earlier than we would like, so it’s time to look at at what’s out there in the shops to inject some seasonal umph into tired wardrobes with a few key items that shouldn’t break the bank. It’s all about layering at this time of year, so don’t […]