African Prints and Brown Boots

I’ve never really been one to buy sale items a whole season ahead. I cannot get my brain to think summer when it’s bloody freezing outside, but as it’s actually pretty mild out at the moment it’s been slightly more…

What to Wear to a Summer Wedding

I’m not really a dress wearer, but this summer has been full of ‘occasions’. When shopping my friend’s upcoming nuptials I contemplated a co-ord, or maybe a jumpsuit, but nothing felt quite formal enough. This was wedding, yes, but the…

How to Wear Culottes

The last time I wore culottes was part of my Brownie uniform a good 18 years ago. I never went out with the intention of buying a pair, it just kind of happened when I fell into Pop Boutique on…

17 Things You Think When Breaking in New Shoes

I recently purchased the most beautifully ugly shoes from ASOS. They are big and clumpy, but of the sandal variety so perfect for summer. The day after they arrived I wore them with some vintage culottes and a high neck…

Crochet and Platforms

Although not a fancy dress event, my recent trip to the Faulty Towers Dining Experience made me want to channel the 70s again. This time I switched my fringed suede waistcoat for two other pieces synonymous with that decade and…

What I Wore Going Out in Barcelona

My recent trip to Barcelona was in honour of a wonderful woman becoming my sister-in-law. A hen do is a strange gathering: a group of people of all ages, who often don’t know each other that well, all coming together…

How to Wear Khaki Trousers

I really, truly ummed and aahed about my sudden wish for khaki trousers. This is the problem with working for a fashion retailer; I end up in meetings about trends and it ends up with me putting together a mental…

Wish List: Neon Florals

Jacket – Pret a Portobello / Skirt – Christopher Kane / Trainers – Adidas Shorts – Pret a Portobello / Sandals – Steve Madden / Bikini top – South Beach / Clutch – Ted Baker “Florals for Spring. Groundbreaking.” But neon florals? That causes a…

The Pink Duster Coat

I’m wearing: Pink duster coat – Missguided Black tshirt – Speedway* Jeans – J Brand Necklace – To:wn Design Skater shoes – Asos It is still so cold outside, but I spotted snowdrops the other day so I’m insisting that…