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Hangin' Out

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Hangin' Out

Did you know the clothes dryer is the second largest drain on electricity in the household? So it makes economical sense to start using the washing line NOW. The following tips are designed to maximise drying time as well as to increase the lifespan of your clothing by handling garments with a little more care. 1: Use The SunIt may seem rather obvious, but by placing your washing line or clothes horse where it will catch the most sun (and/or wind) during the day will help your clothes to dry faster. 2: Turn Clothing Inside OutDark or coloured clothing can...

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Spring has Sprung!

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Spring has Sprung!

Spring is the perfect time for renewal, and the opportunity to rid your life of clutter. To set you off on the path to a clutter-free life, best-selling author Marie Kondo's 'KonMari Method' is the place to start. Marie Kondo's KonMari Method is simple: when assessing the physical objects in your life, ask yourself these simple questions:1: Does it spark joy?2: Is it necessary?3: Does it work?4: Does it have a designated place to live?If the answer is "Yes" - keep and put in a designated place. If the answer is "No" - be thankful/ thank your item for all...

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Slip Into Something More Comfortable

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Slip Into Something More Comfortable

Slip into the relaxed living style of pyjama dressing with a slip dress. At once effortless and daring, the simple slip dress has wormed its way into the fashion staple stakes. Typically bias-cut, lace-trimmed, and spaghetti-strapped, the slip dress sends a clear message about the woman wearing it of confidence, beauty and power.   Championed in the 1990s by supermodels Kate Moss, Christy Turlington, and Naomi Campbell, the notion of underwear-as-outerwear quickly caught on. Fast-forward to 2016 and the feminine slip dress has turned into something other than a slip dress. No longer the slinky, hip-skimming dress once considered the night-time...

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Underwear as Outerwear ... A Silk Slip Worn as a Dress

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Underwear as Outerwear ... A Silk Slip Worn as a Dress

  May 2016 Continuing with our curated look of daytime wear integrating lingerie, on trend at the moment is a plain silk slip worn as a dress. Our model Betsy added a black turtleneck sweater to her slip dress finishing off with stunning ankle boots. Many customers have purchased our silk slips as outerwear adding a fake fur coat for the evening chill or layering with a short leather or denim jacket & boots - either long or ankle length.    

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