Boho Braids and Surviving in Style

The problem with festivals isn’t so much the weather. Well maybe it’s the weather. And the overpriced warm beer. And let’s call it the toilet too. I’m a lady of creature comforts. I like hot and cold running water, not…

Black and Blue No Brainers

We’ve all got our wardrobe no-brainers. The things that we can pull on without much thought or effort and still make a vague imitation of a human being. For me, this means retreating into familiar bruise coloured palettes, boxy shapes…

Braid bars and Clutch Bags

It’s bank holiday weekend and while sitting in bed and binge watching Grey’s Anatomy is tempting (super tempting) you’ll be doing yourself a huge disservice. Glasgow is essentially turning it out at the moment, what with the launch of a…

All Hail the New British – Boden A/W 15

All Hail the New British. Boden is doing what they do best, celebrating timeless British style with a mix of elegant and contemporary lines. From their staples of classic basics and eclectic prints,  Boden are leading with their best fashion…

Illamasqua To Be Alive – Spirit Palette

When it comes to make up boxes, there is usually one colour distinctly lacking, so naturally Illamasqua decided to embrace it for their Summer collection – “To Be Alive.”  Blue can be a tricky bugger to pull off at the…

Oh Joy! Oh Joy!

Joy’s homeware guys. Who knew? I certainly didn’t. Hell, until the press day I was completely unaware of Joy’s homeware and gift offering – associating them more with lovely vintage inspired dresses and prints. Turns out that this carries though…

This is not just any press day, this is a M&S …

I never really saw myself as a typical Marks and Spencer shopper. Or any kind of Marks and Spencer shopper really. My visits to Marks have been limited to a cheeky Dine for Two deal and the occasion rummage in…

A Misguided Lesson in Comfort

London is without a doubt my favorite cities in the world.  Sure it’s great for traveling down for work, but it’s definitely been a city that has given me clarity and helped me grow with a few fundamental life lessons.…

The Love That Remains – Obscure Couture: Suadade

Okay my babies have done it again. Obscure Couture have been a little bit quiet for some time and in truth,a collection hasn’t really got under my skin since Weekend In Hell (as in I’ve needed every single piece in…