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Conscious Fashion: Fine-Knit Polo Neck Jumpers - Everything You Never Knew

Conscious Fashion: Fine-Knit Polo Neck Jumpers - Everything You Never Knew

fine-knit polo neck jumper or sweater

The polo neck, roll-neck, turtleneck, high-neck, or skivvy is a garment (usually a jumper or sweater) with a close-fitting collar that folds over and covers up the neck. 

When we get dressed every day, we don't often consider the historical context of what we are going to wear. But every so often I find myself wondering where it all began. Apparently this is now called 'conscious fashion' - understanding where a fashion style came from and how it has travelled through time to land in our wardrobes today. 

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Seasonal Layering

Seasonal Layering

Layering can be fun, particularly if you think outside the box and you will be surprised to see what actually works. Trial and error is the name of the game. The great thing about 'layering' is that you can put it all on and be nice and snuggly and take a layer off as you warm up - but to be comfortable you need to make sure it is not too bulky. You also want to try to maintain a slimline look.


THE FORGOTTEN GENERATIONS

THE FORGOTTEN GENERATIONS

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I get really fed-up and even angry about being overlooked.

 



WELL WHAT TO DO IN LOCKDOWN????

WELL WHAT TO DO IN LOCKDOWN????

Captain Tom Moore

It was a novelty at first but now the strain is beginning to tell – and maybe we are coming to the end of all the jobs we always should have done but never had the time!

Like me, you are no doubt, all incredibly humbled and inspired by the walking of Captain Tom Moore (hopefully soon to be ‘Sir’ Captain Tom Moore) and we are all probably feeling somewhat guilty and useless that we haven’t done what he has at 100 years of age. The NHS doctors, nurses...


WHAT TO WEAR ON VALENTINE

WHAT TO WEAR ON VALENTINE

Well so much depends on if it is a first date, occasional date, steady relationship that you want more commitment to, just getting over a row, with your current or long-term partner or a long comfortable relationship where not much is new and you are keen to rekindle that old elusive spark.

After you have worked how who you are going out to dinner or just drinks with – it then depends on where so that you can make sure you hit the right...