Falling in and out of love and Urban Exploring

With my round specs, tight beanie and camel mohair coat, I was close to calling house on hispter bingo. After accidentally dressing like I was about to gut some fish (the weather certainly was fitting for it) it was off…

Nouveau Prep and Keeping up with the Classics

The girl can’t help it. For all my goth girl leanings I can’t help but be utterly enchanted by nouveau riche Americana. I’m talking full blown prep school, Ivy league, WASPY goodness. Alongside books on goths, new-romantics and harajuku girls…

Bride x Tested: Confetti and other alternatives

Of all the things that could cause heart-ache on the run up to my wedding, I did not expect it be confetti. And yet, these tiny pieces of paper have kept me up. Does my venue allow it? Is it…

Wool Wander: The Importance of British Wool

It seems like only a short few months ago that I was cradling baby lambs down the borders of Scotland, and now I was on my way to Cumbria to see the process of sheep to shelf. In short, Lamby…

Karen Mabon: Nowhere to go but Everywhere

I’ve not so much drank the Karen Mabon Kool-Aid as downed the whole bottle.  From falling in love with a little designer called Red Brick’s designs in Edinburgh back in 2012, to getting her to design my wedding in invites…

Flowers and Stripes and Wardrobe Musings

My favourite kind of clothing are the ones that more often than naught can be mistaken for pajamas. From oversized t-shirts, baby doll slips to vintage nightgowns that wouldn’t look out of place in a flake advert, if it looks…

Bride x Tested: On the day Support

Being a busty bride has it’s trials and tribulations. It’s pretty much like the entire wedding industry is against you from the out. Low backs, strapless, halters – anything in this above an E cup is already hard enough to…

Bride x Tested: The D Word

When I got engaged I noticed a dramatic shift in the adverts that appeared in my day to day feed. Gone were the fashion adverts trying to legitimise £700 shoes, instead replaced by homeware for those all important gift lists…