Easy Summer Stripes For A Formal Lunch

Easy Summer Stripes For A Formal Lunch

Formal lunch dates tend to put me in a tailspin, the ‘what to wear’ question always looms large. I prepare by having a few ‘try on’ sessions and for some reason I always start with…

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Easy Summer Stripes For A Formal Lunch
Lately 5 Things We Did July 2018

Lately 5 Things We Did July 2018

Anyone else have fond teen memories of a fairground visit? Not the visits with your family, oh no, I mean those times with your best friends? You know, that time in your teenager life when…

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Gingham Shirt Dress Perfection from Marks & Spencer

Gingham Shirt Dress Perfection from Marks & Spencer

Gingham is a summer wardrobe staple, a classic that never goes out of style. Blue and white gingham will be forever associated, in my mind, with the Wizard of Oz. Add a basket, a cute…

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Gingham Shirt Dress Perfection from Marks & Spencer
99 Ways To be Popular In 1958

99 Ways To be Popular In 1958

I am in the middle of a massive declutter. Every room in the house is taking a turn. At the weekend I started on my office and found a large box of vintage ‘Woman’ magazines…

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The Head Wrap Trend I’m Secretly Wearing At Home

The Head Wrap Trend I’m Secretly Wearing At Home

As a woman of a certain age, I have seen a few trends come and go and come around again. This one has slowly been creeping up on me. At first it reminded me of…

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The Head Wrap Trend I’m Secretly Wearing At Home

As a woman of a certain age, I have seen a few trends come and go and come around again. This one has slowly been creeping up on me. At first it reminded me of…

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A Pink Gin Lunch A Ruffled Blouse & A Corn Field

A Pink Gin Lunch A Ruffled Blouse & A Corn Field

A rather exciting title dont you think? Reminds me of all those Shirley Conran and Jilly Cooper novels… gin, ruffles and a cornfield! Steady on now girls, let me explain. The large pink gin was…

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A Pink Gin Lunch A Ruffled Blouse & A Corn Field
Next Christmas House, A/W18 Fashion Preview & Talk.

Next Christmas House, A/W18 Fashion Preview & Talk.

That word… the ‘C’ word and it’s still only July, I know I know! Retail and fashion however live on a different planet when it comes to being seasonal. Next, along with many other high…

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Next Christmas House, A/W18 Fashion Preview & Talk.

That word… the ‘C’ word and it’s still only July, I know I know! Retail and fashion however live on a different planet when it comes to being seasonal. Next, along with many other high…

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Palazzo Pants Are So Cool In The Heat + Blooper

Palazzo Pants Are So Cool In The Heat + Blooper

A floral pair, a black pair, a navy striped pair and this pretty pair. Four pairs of palazzo pants currently reside in my wardrobe. Want to know why? because they are loose and comfy, casual…

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Palazzo Pants Are So Cool In The Heat + Blooper

A floral pair, a black pair, a navy striped pair and this pretty pair. Four pairs of palazzo pants currently reside in my wardrobe. Want to know why? because they are loose and comfy, casual…

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Macramé Plant Hanger #2 Diy Garden Project

Macramé Plant Hanger #2 Diy Garden Project

Handmade things are very special, they are unique. Today I have two handmade projects for you. I’ve been macrameing again, a bigger project for the shed. My fingers ached but I heroically knotted through the…

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Macramé Plant Hanger #2 Diy Garden Project