I was expecting hats, hats and more hats and Somerset House’s Isabella Blow retrospective did not disappoint. As well as some of her own designs, visitors were invited to feast their eyes on the mad and magnificent outfits Blow pulled together from her protégés’ collections. Because, above being a great milliner, a fantastically mad dresser, … Continue reading Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! at Somerset House
One of my best friends, and blogger of The Fashion Memo, Lou, gave me a delightfully fresh scent for Christmas: Citron Citron (aka Lemon Lemon) Eau de Parfum from Miller Harris. It actually reminds me of my mum as she wears a similar citrussy scent. This one evolves into more warm flowery tones after a … Continue reading Citron Citron Miller Harris Perfume
For Christmas this year, I offered by friend Lou, the person behind the great blog The Fashion Memo, a ticket to the Valentino: Master of Couture retrospective at Somerset House. The show focused around 50 years of Valentino’s couture pieces, arranged in different periods such as ‘Mint’, ‘Smoke’ and ‘Ice’. The room is set up … Continue reading Valentino:Master of Couture at Somerset House
This week has been pretty hectic…crazy amounts to do at work, tight deadlines and new exciting prospects in the pipeline to consider… It’s been hard to take time to breathe! So I’ve been particularly looking forward to a relaxing weekend, and what better way to take some much needed me time than by doing your nails! I … Continue reading Glitter Cappucino Nails
Outfit of the day combined my new dove grey, lady style coat with some kick ass lace up boots and a floaty pale peach polka dot dress. Start the week as you mean to go.on! Continue reading Lady Grey vs Equestrian Authoritarian
I’m not one to spend much on handbags. Many I have were given to me, some free with perfume, some free with magazines… But yesterday I totally cracked for this gorgeous yellow Valentina soft leather handbag from tkmaxx… Originally around £140, I got it for £60! It is Love! Continue reading New Yellow Soft Leather Valentina Handbag!
Totally treated myself to a Wah Nails manicure after seeing their awesome book at the Tate Modern the other day! It gives you great diy tips but I’m not patient or talented enough to try…. So I headed to Topshop at Oxford Circus for an hour of hand indulgence and here is the result! This … Continue reading Simply tribal Wah Nails!!