Facebook CEO Knew the Meaning of Wearing a Suit

I’m sure you have all noticed that facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg appeared in front of Congress wearing a suit. (Image from nbc.news) It shows that he knew or at least was advised by an image consultant (!) which colours to wear and how to wear them to visually show the world that he is not taking this issue lightly and that he is sorry. The colours of his suits, navy and charcoal grey, are the two basic colours that will […]

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London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2018

Style and flair was in the air. Yes, it was that time again. It was London Fashion Week. Toshiko attended the catwalks with a few of her clients, err… last month. Time does fly. Watch the Rohmir Autumn/Winter 2018 show that was held at the Freemasons Hall in Covent Garden. Emilio de la Morena’s collection also filled the runway with colour and beauty. As you can see, meeting fashionistas and fashion bloggers were also part of the fun and excitement! […]

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“Crystal Clear English” 90-Day Course has Launched

You know you can speak English. You’ve studied English, so you can read and write it too. The problem is, people can’t clearly understand what you’re saying. Perhaps English is not your native language. Maybe you are not pronouncing the words or phrases in the way that everyone can understand. If your message does not come across “crystal clear”, you are not only making an impact, you could seriously be missing out on opportunities, both socially and professionally. In the […]

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Fashionable Clothes for People with Disabilities

We do not wear clothes just so that we can wrap ourselves in a cloth. Clothing is our identity. It gives us that feeling of belonging. It brings out our confidence. Clothing should be all of the above and be enjoyed by everyone, whether you’re short or tall, big or small, girl or boy, man or woman, young or old able or differently-abled. “Clothing can make a Difference” says Mindy Scheier, who founded Runway of Dreams Foundation (RODF) in 2014 […]

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Crystal Clear English course – Coming Soon

We have been working on a project for awhile and I am so excited to inform you that our new course “Crystal Clear English” is soon to be launched. Talking Image has collaborated with two experts in voice production and performance where you will have the opportunity to transform the fluency, character and impact of your voice. By achieving this, you will have the confidence and enjoyment of speaking crystal clear English that will take you beyond boundaries. This is […]

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London Fashion Week Rohmir S/S 18

We were invited to the LFW Rohmir Spring/Summer 2018 last month so I attended with Talking Image consultant, Belinda and our clients.  Rohmir’s dresses were beautiful as always and this time, there was an opera singer performing during the catwalk. We had a fabulous time and are so looking forward to next spring.  

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Toshiko is going to Japan

Toshiko is going to be in Japan in November. If you’re living in Japan and you’d like to book an appointment between the 1st and the 8th of November then that’s the time to visit her. Click here to book an appointment. Here are the services available: Image consultation Wardrobe planning Personal shopping Image consultancy training courses Corporate workshop English and Japanese manners

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Royal Ascot Open Day in Tokyo

We attended the Royal Ascot again this year with guests from Japan. As expected, we spent a fabulous day, a memory that will be treasured for the rest of their lives. We will be holding an Open Day in Tokyo on 21 July, for those who would like to join us next year for a splendid British experience at the most exclusive Royal Enclosure. This Open Day will be held in Japanese, but English speakers are also very welcome to […]

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Are mobile phones on public transport annoying?

As part of understanding and bringing about awareness to social manners, we have recently conducted a little survey on what people thought about those talking on mobile phones on public transport. In Japan, you are asked to refrain from talking on mobile phones and also to mute your ring tone whilst on all public transport. The survey was to select your preference from 1 and 5; from “doesn’t bother me at all” to “I find it really annoying”. Thirty-eight percentage […]

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New Image Consultancy Training Opportunity

Do you have a passion that you’d like to change into a full-time career? Do you have a specialist skill that will last you a lifetime? At an age where our life expectancy is said to grow to 100, it is never too late to learn new skills. At Talking Image, we run training courses for those who want to get certified and become an image consultant. Gain satisfaction by helping people fine tune their personal brand and live a […]

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