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Building a Travel Wardrobe, Style File Friday

Building a Travel Wardrobe, Style File Friday

To me, a sign of adulthood is looking put together. That doesn’t mean covered in designer clothing from head to toe, it doesn’t mean elaborate outfits, it doesn’t mean overly formal choices. It does mean that your clothing is clean and wrinkle-free, and fits properly. […]

After-Christmas Shopping Hacks, Style File Friday

After-Christmas Shopping Hacks, Style File Friday

In the past year, I’ve been able to add some fantastic handbags to my collection. I am very particular when it comes to handbags and what I am looking for, and I tend to have a very strict budget to work within. I have had […]

Staying Stylish in the Cold, Style File Friday

Staying Stylish in the Cold, Style File Friday

Depending on where you live, wondering how to dress in the cold may not be a question you have to ask yourself. When I lived in Dublin, I never had to worry about having multiple layers on, if I would get frostbite being outside more […]

Nailing Casual Holiday Party Style, Style File Friday

Nailing Casual Holiday Party Style, Style File Friday

We are now firmly in the season of holiday parties and get-togethers, and it is starting to now feel like one endless stream of “what do I wear” moments. Casual looks can be hard to decipher- what is too casual? What is too formal for […]

Staying Stylish While You Travel, Style File Friday

Staying Stylish While You Travel, Style File Friday

As I get older and build a wardrobe that I love, it is becoming more important to me to be comfortable and look presentable without being slouchy. And that goes for when I travel, as well. I’m at the point where I would like to […]

How to Choose Your Signature Jewellery, Style File Friday

How to Choose Your Signature Jewellery, Style File Friday

I think that feeling confident and comfortable in what you are wearing can make a world of difference for your presentation, your poise, and your confidence. The right jewellery can also help you present the best version of yourself! This post isn’t a technical “What […]

The All Black Wardrobe Question, Style File Friday

The All Black Wardrobe Question, Style File Friday

I was very excited when I was asked by a dear reader to help with style quandary: how can you wear an all black wardrobe but not get bored by what you are wearing?? Some people choose to wear all black clothing, but in this […]

Develop Your Daily Makeup Routine, Style File Friday

Develop Your Daily Makeup Routine, Style File Friday

Having a daily make up routine can make a big difference in your mornings- just like having a uniform for your wardrobe, knowing exactly what you are going to do with your skincare and makeup can save you a lot of time and trouble in […]

Style Inspiration: How to Make It Work for You, Style File Friday

Style Inspiration: How to Make It Work for You, Style File Friday

At various points in our lives, we are struck with style inspiration. In 2010, millions of people were entirely enchanted by Downton Abbey, and everyone wanted to run out to buy evening gowns, hunting tweeds, and lengths of pearls despite none of them being anywhere […]

An Historian About Town Official Relaunch

An Historian About Town Official Relaunch

Hello and welcome to the new An Historian About Town! Over the last three and a half years, this blog has truly grown into something significant for me. Not only have I developed writing, editing, photography, media, and marketing skills, a wonderful and supportive community […]