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Ask Alyson: your style questions answered

Ask Alyson: your style questions answered

  This month we are pleased to bring you an Ask Alyson Extravaganza! Quite a few readers sent in queries about bomber jackets after my recent feature and so I wanted to address these asap.

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About

It’s not about age, it’s about style. And this is for every woman who refuses to be invisible. Alyson Walsh.

I’m a freelance journalist, former magazine fashion editor and author. That’s Not My Age began in 2008, when I noticed a space online to celebrate women of all ages.

That’s Not My Age was winner of the Best Women’s Fashion Blog 2019 at Vuelio’s Online Influence Awards.

This week’s most wanted

The best style staples to buy right now, and hold on to forever. Items carefully selected from the high street, luxury labels and lesser-known small businesses; to coordinate or contrast with your favourite wardrobe pieces. Mix it, match it, love it!

Looking good is not about buying loads of new stuff but spending time figuring out what makes you feel chic and comfortable and confident. These are just a few suggestions to help you stay stylish.

 

Know Your Style – Latest Book

KNOW YOUR STYLE: Mix it, Match it, Love it is a beautifully illustrated handbook offering expert style advice and interviews with some of the world’s most inspirational women, including Lucinda Chambers, Caroline Issa, Linda Rodin and Lyn Slater.

With over 30 years of experience in the fashion industry, including 10 years as fashion editor for a leading lifestyle magazine, Alyson Walsh has the answer to any fashion dilemma.

Why you need to wear sunscreen in the winter

Why you need to wear sunscreen in the winter

Sunscreen isn’t just for summer. In fact, it’s the most essential part of anyone’s skincare regime.

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Two ways to wear black jeans in winter

Two ways to wear black jeans in winter

Sometimes black jeans are all you want to wear. Particularly when Working From Home, or if there’s an icy blast blowing in from the North Sea.

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Fiona Pickles the artist having her first exhibition aged 60

Fiona Pickles the artist having her first exhibition aged 60

  Over the last few months, mixed media artist and ‘ botanical alchemist’ Fiona Pickles has had two big reasons to celebrate: her 60th birthday and her first ever, solo exhibition. &#...

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Big up the bomber jacket

Big up the bomber jacket

  Worn by shady subcultures, super-groups and fighter pilots, the bomber jacket is also a chic addition to the stylish woman’s wardrobe. Originally designed for the airforce and sometimes k...

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Goodbye Fenwick Bond Street, Hello Charity Super.Mkt

Goodbye Fenwick Bond Street, Hello Charity Super.Mkt

  The demise of Fenwick’s Bond Street store has been much-lamented over the last few weeks. I always remember popping in to select a few standout items for photoshoots when I worked around ...

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