Clare Greenwood, Image Consultant Cornwall
Just how did someone with no apparent sense of, so called style, end up becoming an Image Consultant, long before it was really heard of?
That's what Clare Greenwood's family probably often still think when she is away camping or wearing a bikini...at her size? Or wearing leggings...at her age?
Therein lies the magic that she has shared for thirty years, quite simply that we all have an inherent beauty, an affinity with colour and all things harmonious and that, with a bit of understanding we can
Learn how to be comfortable in our own skin
whatever our age, shape or size!
Luckily for Clare, she was always experimental with fabric and wool, only getting in trouble at school for crocheting in class! With six siblings she was left to play with the leftovers of any recently made outfit and spent endless hours dressing and making dolls, even making her own cardboard shoes from cereal packets, with decoupage from pretty magazines to create the colourful finishing touches. From such humble beginnings began her lifelong fascination for colour, fabric and texture. Now she dresses "live dollies"!
With a degree in Communications, Public Relations and Pyschology she headed off to Europe and many seasons later returned to the UK with a determination not to end up in "an office job"! Moving from Edinburgh to Cornwall she became the first to train as a Colour Me Beautiful consultant in the South West. and she has been working her magic on people, their wardrobes and their confidence ever since!
Clare remains a leading professional in her field and works as energetically as ever in enhancing the presence and self esteem of many thousands of clients! She has built an incredible reputation offering specialist yet down-to-earth advice on personal styling and how to look and feel great, describing her skills as "taking the vital foundations and adding the sparkle and polish!".
With her background in Public Relations, Clare has maintained her high profile by promoting her business through television, radio and public presentations such as fashion shows and special retail events and can list some "personalities" among her clients! She has also gained qualifications in Life Coaching, Interior Design and
The first to train as a
"Clare is the most amazing lady, she has helped me transform with colour, style and confidence a number of people over the years. She has also worked with me to host fundraising events we have always worked well together and I relish the next opportunity to continue to find opportunities to collaborate on projects. Clare is always positive, bubbly and brings a zing to projects."