As fall winds down, have you thought about reasons to look forward to winter? Winter is really fast approaching and there is no way to get away from it. If you are like me, you are waiting impatiently for this time of year, every year. The warm and cozy clothes, comforting scents, frosty weather and holiday music – all these little winter things make me happy. And now I would really love to share with you a couple of my own reasons why I can’t wait for winter.
There’s a reason arctic explorers wear fleece undergarments in sub zero temperatures – because they are incredibly insulating and they wick away sweat. A good women’s fleece jacket/jumper will go a long way to keeping you at a comfortable temperature outside and in the house – this makes them perfect for saving money on the heating bills. Ladies fleece jackets and jumpers are also ratherfashionable like this Sherpa fleece jacket, and so you won’t draw any strange looks out on the street!
Fleece jackets are warm and insulating, but it rains a lot, of course some jackets are actually fleece lined and they can make a fantastic investment, but most people will get better use out of combining a waterproof jacket with a fleece. This waterproof jacket from Cotton Traders is the perfect example of combining the two. and there are a variety out there to choose from in a variety of styles and colours.
If you’re anything like me, then when your hands get cold, the rest of your body suffers! Thin wool and synthetic gloves are fine for spending short periods outside, but they are not windproof. Therefore, if the wind has picked up, we recommend thicker gloves. It is important that whatever gloves you buy that they don’t interfere with your daily activities. Also look in to warm and thin leather gloves, as these can be a life saver for drivers in the morning when the steering wheel is frozen!
If there’s one thing worse than having cold hands in autumn and winter, it’s having cold feet! As well as your foot wear, you will want to pay close attention to the socks you wear when out and about. Thick, woolly socks are always best in winter because they insulate and wick away sweat, but also popular is the humble walking sock – these are heel and toe padded, and they provide a high level of warmth.
Whether it’s raining, snowing or just windy, your footwear is vital towards keeping your feet warm. Together with your socks they will keep you comfortable and as noted, there is nothing worse than having cold feet. So, in terms of footwear during colder months, you should seek a good pair of boots or trainers for when it’s dry and in the rain and snow, walking boots are recommended. However, we understand that these aren’t fashionable,
Autumn and Winter Essentials
Every woman is fabulous in her own way and every woman can look fabulous too. There are five items every woman should have in her closet. Looking good isn’t just natural as some men think. It takes some know how. To look professional when needed, sexy when desired and classy all the time every woman should have these 5 items in her possession.
For many women, shoe shopping is a fun and sometimes addictive pastime. There’s something about matching the perfect pair of shoes with an outfit, or maybe just buying a pair because you love it so much you just can’t pass up the opportunity. Despite all this shoe love, footwear tends to take a backseat to all the finery on one of the most important days of your life: your wedding day. While it’s true that the bride’s dress will be the main topic of conversation –usually followed by her hairstyle – the importance of wedding day shoes should not be discounted. If you’re planning a wedding and want to make the best footwear choice for you, here are some tips to help you get started.
Are you looking for some great gift ideas for teachers? Then you don’t have to look further, because I’ve got some amazing ideas that you will certainly like, and, of course, your child’s teacher will love as well. As a former teacher myself, I always appreciated when students would give me a gift. Trust me, I never expected it, and I think it’s not necessary to give teachers gifts, but a small gift certainly showed how much my hard hours of work were appreciated. Yes, teaching is a really hard work and I’m sure all teachers and most parents will agree with me. If you want to show your child’s teacher how much you appreciate their job, check out my list of 7 awesome gift ideas for teachers.