History in the Making

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The Future of Style File Friday?

The Future of Style File Friday?

If you read my post on Wednesday, you will know that An Historian About Town is relaunching on September 1st! I will be continuing on with Style File Friday because style posts are some of my favourites to write, and I think that developing your […]

Style File Friday- Autumn 2018 is Near

Style File Friday- Autumn 2018 is Near

Hello everyone! I’m getting quite excited for the next phase of my blog (which will be relaunching on 1 September!)- in case you were worried, style will still be a regular feature on my blog! As I am currently in a year of style education, […]

How to Dress Professionally When You Are a Millenial

How to Dress Professionally When You Are a Millenial

There is a whole generation of us that are stuck in between- in between university/ education and true adulthood (according to what the Baby Boomers and Gen Y call true adulthood), in between leggings and sweatpants and suits and gowns, in between the formal workplace […]

A Quick Guide to When You Should Buy What Clothing

A Quick Guide to When You Should Buy What Clothing

With the ensuing chaos of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale, Amazon Prime Day, and dozens of other massive online and in-store sales, it is incredibly easy to get caught up in the rush and buy a lot of clothing and accessories that may never actually fit […]

How to Set Your Style Budget

How to Set Your Style Budget

I think ideally all of us would have infinite amounts of money to buy whatever pieces of clothing and accessories strike our fancy, but living in reality means that most of us do have a budget that we have to work within. In principle setting […]

How to Identify and Fill Wardrobe Holes, Style File Friday

How to Identify and Fill Wardrobe Holes, Style File Friday

I am a big supporter of having a smaller, quality wardrobe full of things you love to wear rather than a closet full of things a bunch of things you wear occasionally and four items that you wear non-stop. Keeping a concise and loved wardrobe […]

Glamglow- Worth the Splurge?, Style File Friday

Glamglow- Worth the Splurge?, Style File Friday

If you have ever looked at Sephora’s website, or a beauty related YouTube video, and really even just Instagram, you have probably seen the wonders of GlamGlow touted far and wide- these magical masks and treatments are meant to do wonders, save your skin from […]

The Validity of Style and Fashion

The Validity of Style and Fashion

I know that it has become a regular hobby of society to denigrate and mock and trivialise style and fashion, and I’ve read countless articles about how fashion is ridiculous, that it’s pointless and shallow and doesn’t offer anything of benefit to anyone. Thank you, […]

4 TED Talks on Style, Style File Friday

4 TED Talks on Style, Style File Friday

I think that most of us know about TED talks, and have seen at least a handful of them shared on in Facebook and Pinterest newsfeeds. However, I don’t normally go out of my way to look for TED talks on a particular topic- they […]

Tips for Buying a Blazer, Style File Friday

Tips for Buying a Blazer, Style File Friday

For those of you who read the blog, you will be familiar with my theory that if you aren’t willing to pay full price for something, you probably don’t want it that much. (Unless you are constantly striving for luxury items, that’s a different question…) […]