June 20, 2022

INTRODUCING ELEMENTALLY MINE

I am writing to introduce a brand new community that will nurture and expand the philosophies of Feng Shui and Fashion Feng Shui under a new […]
March 3, 2022

FULL CIRCLE?

This book was the prize I won, aged 11, in my first year at Grammar School. After choosing it, I was informed that it would need […]
January 11, 2022

FUNKY FOOTWEAR

The great thing about my new word for the year, Discernment, is that it enables you to take time to think, reflect, ponder on a previous […]
January 7, 2022

WORD OF THE YEAR

Every year, instead of choosing a Near Year’s Resolution, I select a word (or a phrase) that will help sustain me through the 12 months ahead. […]
December 24, 2021

HAPPY HOLIDAYS

Whatever your year has been, whatever the future might hold, I hope you can find time to enjoy the holiday season. 2022 is a new year. […]
December 1, 2021

SOMETHING TO SMILE ABOUT

With the advent of the Omicron virus, there doesn’t seem to be much to celebrate. However, as life is short it makes sense to be grateful […]
November 19, 2021

SELF DOUBT?

I was browsing in my favourite shop in the whole wide world – Liberty – when I came across these. They had just arrived at the […]
November 14, 2021

LETTING GO

It’s Autumn. In Feng Shui, this season is represented by the metal element. Like trees shedding their leaves, it’s the time we let go of what […]
October 28, 2021

THE WAITING IS OVER!

The pause button has been lifted and, with it, my energy. I’ve re-discovered my mojo! Like many of us, I am not comfortable staying still and […]
September 30, 2021

PRESSING PAUSE

I’ve been off the radar for a while now. I was in a place where I seemed to have nothing new to say, to share or […]
August 12, 2021

SEEKING MY SOFTER SIDE

Sometimes you just need to feel a bit more feminine, gentler, softer. Today is one of those days. The fabric of the dress feels cozy against […]
August 10, 2021

POSITIVE BODY IMAGE

I know it’s been a while since I posted. I’ve been taking an educational journey, making the most of the COVID restrictions, to immerse myself in […]
April 10, 2021

TRADITIONAL VALUES

According to art critic, Waldemar Januszcak, in times of comfort and success art grows unfocused and un-anchored. It floats into fairylands of experimentation. Yet, as soon […]
April 7, 2021

SPINNING THE WELLNESS WHEEL

The foundation of Fashion Feng Shui resides in the Wellness Wheel. Once we find our essences – who we are at our very core – they […]
March 16, 2021

LIVING IN THE PAST

A graphologist once told me that I live in the present. How did he know? Because my handwriting is bolt upright, no slants to the left […]
March 9, 2021

I’M THRILLED….

…. to be featured in this brand new styling magazine. It is the brainchild of one of my students, Angela Messinella-Addis, who is creating so much […]
February 17, 2021

CREATING ORDER

The trend for organising books into colour seemed .. …totally geared towards aesthetic effect on social media. Then I realised. It’s how I organise my wardrobe, […]
February 14, 2021

DATE NIGHT

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, I’d decided to have a date night, Chez-Donnelly. Thinking cocktails, gourmet food and a scrummy dessert, with a side helping of glamorous […]
February 10, 2021

GUT INSTINCT

Did you know that 90 – 95% of serotonin, our happy hormone, is found in our gut? A healthy gut houses 70% of our immune tissue […]
February 7, 2021

START WITH THE BEGINNING IN MIND

Stephen R Covey famously advised to “Start with the end in mind”. Great advice when working on a project, or a future intention. As our lives […]