White Boots

White Boots

Would You Wear White Boots?In the 1960s Daphne had a fabulous pair of white boots which she just loved. Comfortable with a rounded toe and small chunky heel.  They were stylish and made a statement with many an outfit. Sadly, they are no longer in her wardrobe and...
British Empire Medal

British Empire Medal

BRITISH EMPIRE MEDAL SERVICES TO WOMEN AND FASHION   British Empire Medal Investiture was a thrilling day for Daphne and her family (pictured above with her two daughters Claire & Rose). Receiving the BEM at Hertford County Hall from the Lord Lieutenant. What...
Old Fashioned

Old Fashioned

Old Fashioned – Daphne updates her handbag & shoe choices   Each day we wake up is another day older – something we should be embracing and celebrating. Getting stuck in our ways and being seen as old fashioned is a horror that many of us...
Signature Look

Signature Look

SIGNATURE LOOK   What is your signature look? Do you have a clear look that you are happy with or does it need some refining? Plus why knowing it can be an advantage!  A signature look can be anything you like. For example, it could be a particular colour or range of...
Confidence Review

Confidence Review

I’m pleased to say that it’s time for a review – a Confidence Review:   AND I CAN HELP YOU HAVE MORE CONFIDENCE AND FEEL MORE BEAUTIFUL   Born confident & beautiful?  It’s never too late to improve your confidence and feelings of beauty at...
Boned Bodice and Sequins

Boned Bodice and Sequins

Read a FREE Chapter of Daphne Selfe’s Memoir: The Way We Wore: A Live in Clothes – Chapter 5: Boned bodice and sequins The Way We Wore is a heart-warming love affair with fashion. Taking readers from the organdie party frocks of a 1930s childhood to the...