December 2013

 

Want to have an impressive personal style? Here is what you need to do.

Posted by imageandme in Corporate Style, Style For Men

What is common to all men who understand style and are recognised for their own? A well defined signature look. A signature style is not about trends. It is the confidence that shows when you know which style works best for you and wearing it consistently. Most often the word ‘consistency’ always raises this questions by most, ‘  isn’t that boring ?’ But style savvy men know that it is by clearly and consistently displaying your individual style, through the balance between quality of the clothing and the details incorporated, that you can create a distinctive personal style. In today’s fast paced world when you want to make your mark as early as possible, having your own signature style can be an advantage. How to get started on crafting your signature look? Begin by asking basic questions about what kind of image you would like to project. With the few keywords in mind explore how you can project these characteristics. Give some thought to colour combinations, textures and fabrics. Learn how these can work for you. For example: You want to look ‘ professional, successful, reliable?’ The right combination of colours and contrast levels can help you look professional.  To…

Hairstyle ideas for Xmas and New Year

Posted by imageandme in Style For Women

As promised, here are some hairstyle ideas for you to try this party season. Click on the images to find out how to create these hairstyles yourself. 1. Style your hair into a stylish 60’s ponytail. Do make sure that you create that volume at the crown. You can choose to wear it neat or create some texture for a stylishly messy look. 2. Wear your hair in a braided bun. Have a look at how Christina from hair Romance does it and besides this she has many tutorials for easy hair up dos. 3. This hairstyle may look complicated but is so easy to do. 4. Have short hair? You can put your hair up too, no problem. Here is how: Add some accessories to these hairstyles and you are all set to make a fashionable hair style statement. For ideas on accessorizing, read here. Enjoy your holidays. Merry Xmas.

Make-up looks to try this party season

Posted by imageandme in shop in singapore, Shopping in Singapore, shopping tips in Singapore, Style For Women

Planning your look for the party season? You might have given a lot of thought to what you would like to wear, here are some ideas of make-up looks that you can try to match the mood. 1. Try a glitter liner just above your black eyeliner to add some sparkle.     2. Try glitter eye shadow for a combination of smokey and sparkle. For a very bold statement, try glitter eye shadow with diamante eyelashes, like Katy Perry. 3. If glitter is not something you feel so comfortable with then go for a little sheen with , right at the corner of your eyes to make them brighter and lift the look to match your party outfit. See it here on Blake Lively and Olivia Wilde.     4. If heavy make-up does not work for your eyes, highlight your lips. Play it up by lightening up the eyes and adding a strong dark colour to the lips. This look works better for those with fuller lips. A strong lip colour in a maroon or deep red works both for women with dark or light hair colour. See it below like Camille Belle and Emma Stone. Shop in…

How to wear a brooch like a celebrity

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In our last post we mentioned style icon Wallis Simpson’s stylish accessory – a statement brooch. Everyone is doing the statement necklace or the statement ring. Differentiate your style and  make a statement with a brooch. Why not ! These celebrities are doing it and doing it really well. Besides wearing a brooch on the lapel of a jacket or a plain top, here are some fun alternatives to use this jewelry in a trendy way: 1. Dress up the neckline of a top or a dress like Blake Lively who wears a whimsical brooch to suit her whimsical personal style. 2. Glam up the back of a halter top or dress like Nicole Kidman did in this creative way. 3. We really love the way Anne Faris adds an interesting brooch detail at the back of the dress, creating a trendy outfit. 4. With some color and texture, Sarah Jessica adds fun to her chic style, in this combination. 5. This party season, whether you are going for simple elegance or a glamorous look, try incorporating a brooch into your hairstyle. For someone who has lots of neutrals in the wardrobe, we will definitely be trying one of these…