I came by this gorgeous Persona by Marina Rinaldi shirt this week and wondered how best to work it into my wardrobe. I decided to pair it with my current … Continue readingfloral fun.
I’ve been away. I mean, I haven’t really been anywhere but I haven’t been blogging either. It’s been a combination of finally being in a job that inspires me (meaning … Continue readingHey ladies.
Every so often an item turns up that you know is going to change your wardrobe, at least temporarily. I had seen the back jersey long-sleeve jumpsuit on ASOS Curve … Continue readingblack magic.
If there’s one print I truly cannot get enough of, it’s leopard. I feel more myself when I wear a leopard print coat, or shoes, or trousers, or two … Continue readingin love with leopard.
Happy Friday, friends! Here’s what I’m wearing this drizzly day in London. It’s the first outing of this magnificent dress, which is fitting perfectly into my current inclination to wear … Continue readingchic & chill.
Typical of ASOS Curve to do a discount code when I can’t buy things. The code, PERFECT20, works on all Curve items to give you 20%. Instead of actually buying … Continue readingthe perfect 20.
In a recent post I wrote a bit about figuring out what my style is. I can sort of conclude that it’s coming down to two things: chic midi dresses, … Continue readingautumnal angel.
Continuing my current preference for skirts and dresses, today’s outfit is based around a super chic khaki knitted midi dress. It’s easy to wear, comfortable and keeps me the right … Continue readingmidi magic.
I’m trying to figure out what my style is at the moment. As much as I love trousers and tops, I’m trying to err away from the messier side of … Continue readinglady luxe.
I was always wary of miniskirts. When you’re fat, the bar for respectability is higher: a miniskirt ‘appears’ shorter if you’re fat, but I’m unsure whether that’s an optical illusion or … Continue readingme and my mini.
I can’t stop wearing leopard. I looked at the first page of my blog and every post but one has some form of leopard print in it. I feel chic, … Continue readingsheer leopard.
I’m sure it’s just the change in weather but I’ve been increasingly drawn to darker shades recently. I got this brilliant light sweater dress from Monki and now want it … Continue readingthe monki and the lobster.
Happy Monday, friends! Just dropping by with a super cute-casual weekend outfit I wore on Saturday. It’s the first time this season that I’ve broken out my beloved leopard print … Continue readingweekend wonder.
Last night I had the honour of having the most luxury evening with some of my favourite people. Beth and I went for a cocktail at the Savoy before meeting … Continue readinglady in red.
I had been umm-ing an ahh-ing about black turtlenecks for a while but when I read Twitter fave Rachel Syme’s Refinery 29 piece about them, I thought I could … Continue readingthe woman in black.
As many of you know, my favourite book is Carol by Patricia Highsmith. When I saw this coat on navabi, I thought ‘that’s a Carol coat’ and instantly set about … Continue readinglittle red riding hood.
When wondering what to wear with my leopard print trousers, I realised the pink fluffy Lana del Rey for H&M jumper from 2012 could be The Answer. I hardly ever … Continue readingpink perfection.
A couple of weeks ago I spent the day with navabi at their A/W shoot, looking after their social media and casting my beady fashion blogger eye over the new … Continue readingthe new collection.
This is truly the week of ASOS success stories, so here’s another: I got obsessed with a really beautiful top on ASOS a couple of months ago. A sweet, … Continue readingflorabotanica.
This summer, an item straight from my dreams appeared on ASOS main range. A black silky oversized jumpsuit with a midi length and a deep V front. It was … Continue readingdreams really do come true.
On Sunday afternoon I had the most delightful time with my beloved babe Danie as we went for afternoon tea at Sketch, which is one of my very favourite … Continue readingtea for two.
September is here, summer is o-v-e-r, and I helped to usher it on its merry way on Friday night with my summergoth outfit. I had two tasks on Friday evening: … Continue readingsummergoth.
The day before I went on holiday to Tallinn, I looked around at my room and thought to myself: “something has to change”. I had way too much stuff, and … Continue readinga regime change.
I often feel like I hear myself saying “that’s not body positivity”, and while I think it’s actually perfectly acceptable to criticise something without having a concrete alternative in mind, … Continue readingon body positivity and weight loss.
It was my 26th birthday on Sunday, and I decided it was the perfect excuse to dress extravagantly. I bought this wonderful blue velvet Beth Ditto for Evans dress off … Continue readinghappy birthday to me.
Before this year, I used cleanser and moisturiser. It wasn’t working for me. I had very dehydrated skin, especially on my nose, which drove me to distraction. So one day, … Continue readingunder the skin.
Hello friends! Today’s a bit gloomy but yesterday I took a lovely trip to the seaside on a sunny Sunday, and thought it would be a good day for a … Continue readingthe birds.
I felt very Glamourous Older Lady in the outfit I wore to my friend Cathy’s 30th on Saturday. If there was a Lucille 4 in Arrested Development, it would be … Continue readinglucille 4.
I always keep it casual when I go on holiday, especially when I only pack hand luggage. I keep a rotating array of tops and jeans, generally wear the same … Continue readingeurotrip.
I feel ‘summergoth’ is an important aesthetic and this dress goes a long way to totally nail it, especially with my blood-coloured lips and heavy, dark eyes. This dress is … Continue readinggot my eye on you.