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Wednesday, 7 December 2022

Are We All Having a Low-Key Christmas?

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Is This Mutton contemplates a quieter Christmas this year in view of soaring costs and the need to be more sustainable. Editor in chief Gail Hanlon in lime and white striped top and lime short tie wrap

Dear friends. The threat of what the Met Office is calling the "Troll from Trondheim"has made me finally relinquish my five tog duvet in favour of the 13.5 tog monster. Last winter, I managed to get by with the lighter duvet and a blanket. 


Friday, 2 December 2022

Freud, Fashion and Fun: November in Review


Dear friends. Welcome to November in Review, a summary of what happened Chez Mutton during the last month. 

It was a very wet month and the hose pipe ban came to an end in our area - yay! Here's what I've been up to.


Wednesday, 30 November 2022

Pretty Daytime Make-Up with Look Fabulous Forever

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A Before and After: 62 year old woman's face before and after using make-up by Look Fabulous Forever

Dear friends. Pull up a chair, it might be a long post. I can't wait to talk to you about some of my latest beauty discoveries. 

Today I'm going to create a pretty everyday make-up with Look Fabulous Forever, the brand created specifically for older women. And I'm going to reveal my best beauty secret. But let's start with skincare, because unless our skin is looking good, make-up can't do its job.

Monday, 28 November 2022

Stripes and Dots: Style Not Age Challenge

 Look good oer 60 in a soft striped jumper, embellished leggings and ankle boots. Gail Hanlon from Is This Mutton in stripes and dots for the November Style Not Age Challenge

Dear friends. When Emma set this month's Style Not Age Challenge - Stripes and Dots - I initially  thought it was an easy one. But not so.  I've been so ruthless with clearing out my wardrobe that I've given away everything I had with dots and stripes! 

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