Kirstie in Print

Spring Jackets…what to look out for

Feb 27th, 2020 Event, Inspiration Kirstie 1 min read

In my latest article out in print I have mentioned Spring…a little early it now feels but let’s just pretend it is close and lighter weight jackets are in tune again, choosing the right shapes for your wardrobe to finish off outfits. Also, check out the last paragraph discussing an event that I have been asked to speak at, ‘There’s No Plant B’, created by…

Kirstie in Print

The ‘useful’ summer trends

Apr 29th, 2019 Event, Inspiration, Printed Articles Kirstie 1 min read

My latest article for Vantage Point magazine is out now. I wanted to look at the trends that are wearable and inspiring to wear now. It basically shows you don’t have to make any great changes…a few tweaks here and there can up-date your look, it may be one accessory or a new way to layer prints but start small and enjoy the process. I…

High Street Haven

May 27th, 2018 Event, Fashion, Kirstie Smillie Kirstie 5 min read

Searching the high street for a client’s wardrobes and those classic capsule items to build upon,  I often find myself in Guildford’s Hobbs store. For my latest article for Vantage Point magazine, I interviewed Jay Syedan, manager for Hobbs with his cheerful, ‘can do’ attitude. Jay joined the company in 2011, working his way to Store Manager in Guildford last September, with a role of…

Rails of clothes

Learn to Love Clothes Again

Apr 28th, 2018 Event, Inspiration Kirstie 6 min read

Learn to be confident with fashion I am passionate about clothes, fabrics, prints and interesting colour combinations. I love to inspire others to find the right shapes and colours, which in turn builds a new self belief. Learning to be confident with fashion and choosing the clothes that suit you will mean you enjoy the important events and relax as ‘you’. No Clothes for Me…

Dress with Confidence

Feb 5th, 2018 Event, Inspiration, Kirstie Smillie Kirstie 1 min read

Having worked in the fashion industry for a long while now, I feel confident that I can inspire others. I work one to one with clients making a big impact in either their wardrobe capacity or reigniting their passion for fashion, a cliche but true. There is lots of listening, to work out the best routes for individual needs, be that budget, comfort, work to…