March Wish List

As ever, my salary is burning a hole in my bank account, and a new wish list has been compiled… I will now try and justify my selections… 1. Two-tone dress, £45, Zara. I love the fresh, chic simplicity of this dress. It would also be ideal for the LK Bennett fashion show I am … Continue reading

The coast, the cold, and a cafe.

Today to celebrate my mid-week day off, Phil and I took a little trip to Rye. I don’t go to Rye enough. It’s the perfect little harbour town, and more importantly, it’s a mere 10 minutes drive. There are only about two or three chain shops- the rest are independently owned boutiques, cafes and restaurants. … Continue reading

Yearning for the Sun…

Driving home from work today, it started snowing again. Now, I am not one to be a Grinch. Quite the contrary, in fact- I’ve spent most of the day bouncing around like Tigger. Snow was fun when I was a child and it gave me an opportunity to get off triple maths. But, that all … Continue reading

Tricky Trend: Floral Trousers

I long shied away from floral trousers, thinking ‘what on earth would I wear with them?!’ But, last week I spotted a beautiful green pair in the Topshop sale, and at £10, I decided it was time to give this tricky trend a try…   Trousers: Topshop, Shoes and Necklace: New Look, Black Top: Warehouse … Continue reading

New Season Lust: Graphics

This morning I finished off a piece for The Daily Touch all about 2013 fashion and new season trends (yes I am that excited for the future already!). I thought I’d share a little outfit I’ve planned in my head, which showcases the new trend for graphic prints and shimmer fabrics. Graphic prints were big … Continue reading

Boxing Day Sales!

I said I wouldn’t, but I did… At approximately 5pm last  night I trotted off, debit card in hand, to Leicester High Cross. Heading to the sales at the end of the day is not a bad idea. Those hardcore shoppers who brave the queues at 7am, brushing off their hangover and sharpening their elbows, … Continue reading

What I Wore: The AIU Fashion Show

On Thursday night I was lucky enough to attend the AIU Fashion Show. The American Continental University laid on a fantastic evening, showcasing the work of their fashion students from all three years. A full report is, of course, to follow… So, here is what I wore… Coat: Vintage, Top (actually a dress): Warehouse, Trousers: … Continue reading