What Comes Around

No matter how many wardrobe clear outs I have (and trust me, I have them A LOT) there are always a few things that without fail never find themselves in the firing line. They aren’t part of my main wardrobe…

The Graduate

To say I have a penchant for things that look like other things would be an understatement. Among this; bags that look like champagne bottles, shirts that looks like sailor suits and dresses, dresses that look like graduation gowns. I…

Better off the hanger

We’re all guilty of it, or at least I certainly am. I frequently judge clothes by how they look on the hanger. Or their cut out on websites. And all too frequently it has me turn my nose up (figuratively)…

Self Care Club

For all the times I’ve talked about depression on my blog, I’ve never written about it while experiencing a particularly bad patch. There was always an element of safety and distance that allows for a healthy amount of navel gazing,…

Finding Neutral Ground for Sensible Sale Shopping

Sale shopping can bring out the worst in me. There’s just something about a saving that has me itching to reach for my debit card and before I know it I’ve blown an unspeakable amount on things I most definitely…

Summer Wardrobe Essentials: Find What Feels Good

When you think of wardrobe basics it’s hard not to evoke an eye roll so prounced you see the back of your head. It’s fashion 101. A good pair of jeans, a classic tee,the little black dress, and while all…

The New Classic

Let’s start off with this old cliche shall we? I’m Claire and I’m a shopaholic. I physically cannot resist a bargain. I’m a sucker for the “New In” tab. I’m a sucker for “organise by price.” And as a result?…

Rowan Joy: Like a Daydream

Minimalism takes a back seat in Scottish designer Rowan Joy’s collaboration with florist Linzi Deprez. High fantasy, high fashion and high surrealism, “Like a Daydream” blends together the perfect storm of glitter, colour and a TON of flowers. Credits: Clothes:…

Earning your stripes: Embracing the Bardot with a Bust

I think I’d all but resigned myself to never getting to embrace the bardot trend because, well, y’know, I got them heavy boobs.  Seriously though, there’s many trends that I often find myself sifting in to the big old NOPE…