Does makeup get more classic than the pin up look? Those slick black wings paired with bright red lips are almost timeless really. It’s normally my go to makeup if I want to feel a little glammed up as it’s simple, classy and it can make you feel a thousand dollars. What’s not to love? But, whether … Continue reading Switch it up: Pin-up
It’s been nearly two weeks since Glossier started shipping to the UK and I’ve successfully managed to resist making an order so far, despite reading as much as I possibly can about it. I do already have the skin tint and concealer thanks to a friend’s friend visiting from the US and they are so … Continue reading Glorious Glossier
It’s safe to say that we’ve well and truly waved goodbye to Summer now. The nights are drawing in, there’s a chill in the morning air and the leaves are littering the ground. I’ve overheard a lot of people complaining they’ve had to put their summer wardrobes to bed – stuffing their clothes into bags … Continue reading Make your Summer clothes work in Autumn
One of my pet peeves is looking scruffy. I hate it. I think it stems from the fact that my hair has so many flyways it’s totally untameable in any style (and not in that cool bedhead way either). So because of this crazy mane of mine I’ve always tried to make sure the rest … Continue reading My Go-To Style Switch-Up
I’ve been considering creating a monthly ‘thoughts’ series for a while now. Some bloggers like to share their goals and aims for the coming month and I find them so fascinating to read. Sometimes they really help to give me a new perspective. I know that they’re quite a one-sided kind of post but even … Continue reading October Thoughts
Flicking through the September issue of ELLE, on a Saturday afternoon I’m struck by the inevitable, ‘new season, new start’ piece. Would a September issue be complete without one?
This morning I cancelled my Birchbox subscription. I started it up as a little short-term treat to myself. What’s not to love about a gorgeously decorated box of makeup and skincare goodies delivered direct to your door once a month? I felt like it would be a great idea to learn about some new brands, … Continue reading Reviewed: Birchbox Subscription
There’s something about cold, crisp sunshine that pulls me to the sea. It must be genetic as my family feel it too. As long as I can remember days like this have been Beach days. Capital ‘B’. And Brighton seafront, all pebble beaches and converted beach huts galore, is where we tend to gravitate too. … Continue reading Brighton day trip