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Book Shelfies not Selfies

Let 2016 be the year where we break the internet with #bookshelfies not #selfies. Go full frontal (so to speak) with a copy of #thehappycloset and reclaim the dignity of the digital age. Join the growing #bookshelf of readers around the world and let’s create our own mindfulness movement. Happy New Year folks. x

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What’s Your Relationship Like?

When it comes to our relationship with clothing, most of us are in need of some serious couple’s counselling. From the moment we make that financial commitment to have and to hold, we stand accused of spousal abandonment (still in bag with tags, flung on the floor, shrunk in the wash…) and other unmentionable shenanigans. Yet when faced with the aftermath of our betrayal, we’re cheeky enough to point the blamey finger – bad quality, didn’t last, fell apart, these thing always happen to me. Moan moan moan. Sound familiar?


International Sizing Charts

Tis the season for buying online, getting confused and being schlepped with the wrong size. Bad choices happen to good people but you can minimise the instances for retail regret with international guidelines on how to size up, down and across the miles. Check out the charts below which are pinned directly from The Happy Closet Pinterest boards and while you’re at it, have butcher’s at ‘How to Measure Yourself’ in Chapter 10 – Happy Closet How Tos. Let’s just say, I’m on close and personal terms with denial. 😉



Choice and Regret

Hanging onto a bad buy will not redeem the purchase.”
Terence Conran

Ah, the lingering pong of regret! There’s nothing like an aul bang of ‘What the hell was I thinking?’ to massage our self-esteem. Fancy a whiff? Just open your closet doors and let the olfactory dance begin!