Happy Diamond Jubilee to Queen Elizabeth II, and also to you. Our queen is a tres snappy dresser as this particularly brilliant chart so kindly put together by Vogue illustrates. #RAINBOW


Meet my new shoes.This is me wearing my new shoes. They’re my new work shoes. They’re from TOPSHOP and I’m more than a little bit in love with them. Because they are leopard… Continue reading

New in at New Look

I received a press release this morning about Kelly Brook’s new collection for New Look. She’s been doing lingerie and swimwear for the brand for a while which I’ve always liked because her collections have… Continue reading


I used to spend pretty much every spare moment drawing, and making clothes. I then graduated and realised that I am greedy and impatient (this is doom for designers as far as I’m… Continue reading

I like: 1.1

Confetti Death, by Typoe. This is sort of gross but I couldn’t help but be drawn to it. #PARTYHARD I have become slightly obsessed with Nicki Minaj’s ‘Beez in the trap’. It’s got… Continue reading

Hello Petal

Yesterday I wentto the RHS Chelsea Flower Show to  see the Best of Birmingham garden, which fyi won a gold medal. This was a delight on a variety of levels as it meant a… Continue reading

If I was a rich girl…

Na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-naaaaa… I am hopelessly attached to a handful of pieces on Jacquie Aiche‘s online shop, and by some, I sort of mean all. Sadly for me, I have not yet made my millions and… Continue reading

Yay or Nay?

Yesterday’s Chanel Cruise Show saw models (including the gorgeous Cara Delevigne as seen below) sporting the iconic interlocked C’s on their faces like beauty spots. What do you think? My initial reactions are… Continue reading

Rainbow Cake

Tasked with doing my bit for a bake sale at work to raise money for Birmingham Children‘s Hospital’s Great Cake Bake, I pondered what the best option would be for me to make.… Continue reading


Today I am getting a hair cut. This is for me an annual, and terrifying experience. It’s the one visual thing about myself I feel have zero control over as it means handing… Continue reading

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