on a brief history of hair…and an inevitability

It’s been on my mind for a while now. Mainly because I’m lazy. Well partially. It’s more of an upkeep thing more than anything. Thing is…I’m a natural blonde. I started bleaching my hair a good 7 years ago…because it…

on origins brighter by nature moisturiser review

For far too long I’d been using cheap moisturisers…reassuring myself “it’s okay…my young skin can totally get away with it.” This was of course ignoring the fact I’m a smoker and have pretty much the worst sleeping habits in the…

on fleet ilya spring time

Fleet Ilya return to form with their stunning spring/summer collecting. Continuing to take their cues from bondage and fetish, Fleet Ilya’s leather accessorise are sexy and fun, and the new collection subverts the usual black harnesses in favour of mixing…

on Svenja Specht

Reality Studio from Onitsuka Tiger on Vimeo. As a full time voyeurist and part time creep, this video exploring designer Svenja Specht’s studio and creative process pretty much appealed to the part of me that loves interior living blogs and…

on steamline vintage inspired luggage

I have all these super grand designs to go on holiday this year. For now it’s looking like a beach holiday for a week or two with the sisterling in June. The idea of lying on the beach, going for…

on how to be a modern gentleman

I didn’t think I could love Tom Ford more than I do, but then he had that interview with AnOther magazine with his 5 rules on how to be a modern gentleman. 1. You should put on the best version…

on senso dreams

Dear Senso.…..please continue doing what you’re doing. You are completely killing it. It’s just the kind of tacky that I love. It’s just all leopard print and glitter, it’s splendid. Nudging it’s way in to that special place in my…

on fable and fury

Tom Waits necklace? Don’t mind if I do. Stumbled upon Fable and Fury on etsy, and gadz, I’m pretty much in love. Combining the romanticism of Victorian chic and curiously wayward subjects with modern techniques and materials, Fable & Fury…

on high times and corruption

I’ve pretty much always liked the 1920’s. Style wise it’s always something I’ve liked but always found difficult to wear, especially without looking like I was in fancy dress. I suppose that’s what’s going to be so good about “High…