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Small women’s fashion for less


<img src=”http://http://http://www.wallis.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=0&viewAllFlag=&catalogId=33058&storeId=12557&productId=5034092&langId=-

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Gonna post a few dresses and outfits for those who have problems finding things.

Here is the first, which I think is great for price:

http://http://www.wallis.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=0&viewAllFlag

=&catalogId=33058&storeId=12557&productId=5034092&langId=-1&sort_field=Relevance&categoryId

=463000&parent_categoryId=209168&pageSize=20

Also from the same site: <a href=”http://www.wallis.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=0&viewAllFlag=&catalogId=33058&storeId=12557&productId=5576737&langId=-1&sort_field

=Relevance&categoryId=463000&parnullent_categoryId=209168&pageSize=20″>

http://www.wallis.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=0&viewAllFlag=

&catalogId=33058&storeId=12557&productId=5576737&langId=-1&sort_field=Relevance&categoryId

=463000&parent_categoryId=209168&pageSize=20 A brightly coloured digitally printed blouse.!

And  a little spotty playsuit with all the right petite proportions :

<a href=”http://http://www.wallis.co.uk/

webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=0&viewAllFlag=&catalogId=33058&storeId=

12557&productId=5035051&langId=-1&sort_field=Relevance&categoryId=444612&parent_categoryId=

209168&pageSize=20” title=”Playsuit” target=”_blank”>http://www.wallis.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/

servlet/ProductDisplay?beginIndex=0&viewAllFlag=&catalogId=33058&storeId=12557&productId=

5035051&langId=-1&sort_field=Relevance&categoryId=444612&parent_categoryId=209168&pageSize=20

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Urban Fashion


New Orleanians of the Marigny Bywater area pos...

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Go and see this great blog if you need to understand how Urban clothing really works http://goodtogoclothing.wordpress.com/2012/03/01/the-urban-fashion-difference/

Their website and blog gives some good sizing advice and a bit of a how to find your  urban style which I like.  See this urban style from New Orleans with Dog and urban chicken. >

http://goodtogoclothing.co.uk/  Got to say it just seems right for men and the men seem to have that laidback urban attitude that really counts, love the hats on these guys I think they look better than the women.  The girls need more urban attitude mixed with style!

 



New Book : ” Thinking Caps” by Maggi Toner-Edgar Dec 2011, Published by 2QT.

I am launching a book on Wed 29th Feb @7.30pm at Book case, Carlisle.

 

1. This book is only one little snapshot of the full extent of my 10 years of work on the creative process. My research findings in relation to the reflective process are hinted at in the book but it is illustrated with my hats.  The book is a personal artistic story, along with a sneak view into personal journals, which were a bearing of my soul and about my life experience – during a roller coaster journey, which was the death of my sister and two other family members. The hats are the vehicle used to tell a story – which is poignant in parts and inspiring in others.

 

2. The research  work I carried out behind this book, investigated how people learnt from  their own practical experience.  It  shows how the creative process can be particularly beneficial for lifting your mind above and away from the depressing situation everyday.    It displays how clothing and  fabrics  can have meaning, and transmit visual messages and concepts often not recognised or fully understood.  It is a bit of millinery (hat making) and a bit of philosophy quite a quirky and unusual mixture, which sums me up really! This is a mini-memoir, which works   as a book in its own right when illustrated with the textile experiments hats.

Launching on Leap year day is pertinent as I refer to the benefits, I gained extra   days.   At 51 I didn’t expect to be alive,  writing books and starting a Style Business.  At the ages of 36 and 49 three of my family members had died, of breast and ovarian cancer, I had surgery and my   other sister is just in remission after 8 years and a mastectomy. It is living evidence of a journey through the tunnel and survival at the other end.


Body confidence?


The original meaning of the word sexy, would I suppose be “tempting sensuality” – the best description I have ever heard. However, I am on a mission to make women and men feel good about themselves. I start with posture and as a Tango dancer – the walk! My business is Creative Style (about personal style rather than the fashion business I used to be in) my strap line is ‘be remarkable…be yourself’. I can develop a  sense of style with the person so that it is learnt and then comes naturally, rather than having it done to you in the Gok Wan sense of the word.  Although,  he is great fun and does it very nicely.

I can encourage learning how to be happy in your own skin, loving the imperfections, with a self confidence that  is very sexy and attractive on both males and females. Self belief and love without arrogance, and a genuine smile that shows you care. It is a serious business and I have cracked a method to help people achieve it!


Carnet de Dame Catherine

Mode, Innovation, Voyage, Société

SGFA Journal

The online magazine of the Society of Graphic Fine Art - The Drawing Society

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PhotoBook Journal

The Contemporary Photobook Magazine

If Books Could Blog

The written word is the only saviour this world needs.

SEW KATIE DID

because thread is the best glue.

Canadian Art Junkie

Visual Arts from Canada & Around the World

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things and not things.

Style Assassins

Dressing well is the best revenge.

Fashion For Lunch.

Buy the shoes. Buy the bag. Dine well.

My Student Wardrobe

Express yourself through style !

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cultivating fashion and design