Emerald

Emerald

Emerald green is set to be the new colour of 2013, kick started by Kate Middleton wearing an emerald McQueen dress during her appearance at the Sport Personality of the Year Awards The designers have already spotted emerald as a new colour for 2013, coming out with pieces as shown above, but if your budget … Continue reading

Winter Warmers

Winter Warmers

Nothing says winter like wrapping up in chunky knits and cosy faux fur. Add a little sparkle with some sequin details. Here are some of my favourites this season…   RIVER ISLAND- biker jacket £60 H&M- fur coat £34.99, MISS SELFRIDGE – earmuffs £14, pink sequin jumper £42 NEW LOOK – black sequin jumper £19.99, cassock … Continue reading

Kardashian Kool

Kardashian Kool

The Kardashian sisters launched their new range at Dorothy Perkins today and (as you’d expect) their pieces are all super flattering.  They create amazing feminine silhouettes through the cut of the clothes, and brush over trouble areas.  They have a mix of night and day wear, every piece as glamourous as the last, so you can feel chic … Continue reading

polka dots

polka dots

I meant to put this up ages ago but have been busy with work and university 😦 Anyways, I’m sure most of you have now had a chance to see the Yayoi Kusama inspired Louis Vuitton display at Selfridges, but incase not here are my pictures and thoughts on it.. Polka dots are a really easy, … Continue reading

London Fashion Weekend

London Fashion Weekend

I was lucky enough to go to London Fashion Weekend last week so I thought I’d share some pictures from it with you all The catwalk included pieces from Issa, Daks, Alice by Temperley and Twenty8twelve and revolved around three trends of Lady Brocade, Kitchen Chic and Sergeant Indigo. Kitchen Chic is all about stand out … Continue reading

strawberries and cream

strawberries and cream

Last week it was gorgeous weather so I decided to make some strawberry and cream cupcakes to enjoy with my pimms. Ingredients 225g caster sugar 210g self-raising flour 1tsp naking powder 25g plain flour 225g unsalted butter 4 eggs vanilla buttercream strawberry jam 6 strawberries ____ 1. Add the sugar, two flours, and baking powder into a … Continue reading

I wish I was…Coco Chanel

I wish I was…Coco Chanel

So I thought I’d start a new theme for my blog, “I wish I was…” where I share what I’m wishing for. This could be anything from wishing I was in a place or like todays post, a person.  I wish I was Coco Chanel. “Fashion changes, but style endures” Today marks her 129th birthday and … Continue reading

paint the town red

paint the town red

It’s a craze that has swept the female population, so I thought I’d give it a go myself; painting the soles of my heels red.  I used just ordinary acrylic paint as that’s what I had lying around, but for an even more realistic effect try getting hold of some red gloss paint, to give … Continue reading

studded simmi shoes

studded simmi shoes

I can’t believe I’ve only just discovered Simmi Shoes, if you haven’t either yet you should definitly check their site out (www.simmishoes.com) My favourite are these Sam Edelman/Jeffrey Campbell lookalikes for £28, whilst the real thing are £150! Can you tell which is which?     The Sam Edelman ones are in the middle and Jerfrey Campbell on … Continue reading

summer swimwear

summer swimwear

Summer is supposedly upon us so I’ve been browsing through my favourite swimsuits. They’re gorgeous but it has to be said they’re not great for the perfect tan!  Sadly these costumes are too late for me this year, I’ve already had my holidays 😦 I went to Marrakech with my boyfriend last week, it was INCREDIBLE! … Continue reading