Before I leave my flat, I apply my lipstick. Red, bold lipstick…It’s the moment when I turn from schleppy to professional, from uncertain and plagued with academic doubt to a bold, brave young academic who has her sh*t together…
Dr Harriet Earle
Learning to Love Myself through Lipstick
The long and the short of four academic dresses
According to Hattie Earle, there are 4 key academic dresses that will take you through your career. The incomparable Oscar Wilde gave us many pearls of wisdom but one above all remains with me: ‘You can never be overdressed or overeducated’.