Whether it's a punch of bright colour or a more discrete impact like a dash of icy white, remembering to either purge your closet of the unnecessary or livening it up a bit with some of your summer pieces not only makes for an interesting twist on winter style, it also helps boost your mood in general.
Although I feel that my style fluctuates every few months, I find that one mode of dressing I always return to is a fairytale-inspired style. There is a playful charm in getting dressed up like a princess, but a sophistication in crafting such a look with more grown-up pieces such as midi skirts and strappy heels.
I’ve never been a big up-do person. Just the word “up-do” makes me cringe and think of big, overly teased bouffants. This is about as close as I get to an up-do and its basically an undone low ponytail