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Trinny and Susannah educating women on how to dress for their body shape

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA – I don’t for a moment suggest Australians lack style and dress sense, it’s just that the task ahead of them is, well, overwhelming weather-wise. Their expertise is not in question. I have gaped in wonder as Trinny, with her hot potato accent, merrily rips jeans off perfect strangers in American malls. I have gaped at Susannah’s sheer cheek as, quite without rancour or retribution, she tells middle-aged women they look like a tent looking for a circus. And oh, the transformations. Dowdy, grey women, have become curvaceous, sexy, downright foxy, ladies under their expert eyes. Frumpy 30-somethings stride out with new-found vigour, resplendent in their sweeping trench coats, jaunty silk scarves and pants that skim, dahling, skim. I have gaped as podgy 50-somethings suddenly discover they have curvaceous calves when newly pedicured feet are levered from sensible walking shoes and slipped sensuously into slender, strappy heels. At the style icons’ command, beauty experts have tweezed and transformed. Their team of hair wizards have coloured, foiled and snipped tired locks to silky perfection. …