Tag Archives: women’s tops

Travelling light – caring for your clothes on the move

Travelling light caring for your clothes on the move

Think about washing your clothes before you set off… This is often the time of year when a longer trip, maybe a spell of travelling abroad, can happen for you if you’re lucky enough to be able to get away for a while. After all, holidays and travel are considerably cheaper now that the kids […]

Workplace variety – mix the tops with the staple bottoms

Fashion tips multiple tops for the same bottom Just Elegance blog

Get the high quality basics right and the rest will follow… It’s a situation that we all face from time to time – what to wear at work, whilst at the same time having to avoid the dreaded “same old same old”… One answer is to give the plastic a bashing, buy loads of clothes […]

It’s Scandi-lous – you CAN add a splash of colour!

Fashion blog and tips from Just Elegance

Well-balanced and functional, but now with just that little bit extra… We love Scandi fashion! We’ve previously referred to it as a quietly confident easy styling, being cooly understated and comfortable at the same time. With lots of those wonderful layers working in harmony. Scandi is built around those quality staple neutrals as ever, but […]

Make crease resistant clothes part of your holiday wardrobe

Make crinkle resistant clothes part of your holiday wardrobe

Consider not only looking good – but looking good for the camera! For many fortunate people, about now the great holiday adventure has begun, or is about to begin. We used to love the credit card advert with all those teachers jumping in the swimming pool to a background track of “School’s out” by Alice […]

Your essential summer wardrobe overhaul starts here!

A summer wardrobe without breaking the bank by Just Elegance

Keep to timeless classics with new statement pieces and accessories Summer has arrived (after a fashion) and it’s the time of year when the phrase “wardrobe overhaul” might crop up from time to time. It makes a great deal of sense, as we wrote in a previous article, to follow the following simple equation:- Good […]

How to avoid mistakes with your jeans – and what to go with them

How to avoid mistakes with your jeans

Get the jeans right and the rest will follow! Often described as a “closet staple” jeans are probably the most important item in your wardrobe. But they need to be right in a number of important ways in order to make the most of the feature items and accessories that you surround them with. First […]

Exactly why are “50 shades of beige” so popular at the moment?

Women's beige roll neck hotfix detail jumper from Just Elegance

…and the changing role of the “statement piece” in women’s fashion We’re not sure when this recent mad rush for all things beige began – and it does seem to be quite a recent trend in women’s fashion. Indeed, we recently blogged why beige just “oozes effortless chic”.  Anna Vitiello thinks she spotted its origins at […]

Love your clothes – how to make them last longer

Black and white floral tunic with scarf from Just Elegance

Wonderful tips to save time and money on women’s fashion It can be very time consuming shopping for your soon-to-be-favourite outfits (as well as fun of course), but having gone to all the trouble and expense of landing clothes that you really love, it makes sense to make them last, so you can love them […]

How to love your clothes for longer…

Sustainable clothing: women's red navy abstract print tunic by Just Elegance

Sustainable clothing is becoming more of a focus for many… At Just Elegance, we’re great fans of sustainable clothing, so that you can love our carefully manufactured garments for longer, which helps you to get off the “throw away clothing” merry-go-round. Which is why we really love a recent article spotted on the Who What […]

Why dressing “your age” doesn’t mean looking frumpy!

Womens black and white abstract print cardigan by Just Elegance

Clothes don’t need to be less interesting as you gain wisdom with the years… Women everywhere are constantly being told to “dress their age” which is in our opinion, a bit of a two way street. The dreaded phrase “mutton dressed as lamb” (scream of horror at this point!!!) creates all sorts of horrific mental […]