May 2014 archive

KIMONO GIRL

In every group of girl friends, there’s always the kimono girl. What do I mean by this? Well, the kimono girl is always impeccably dressed for each and every occasion, whether it be a quick bite to eat or a trip to the theater. You can usually find the kimono girl with matching nail varnish and […] Read more…

THE WONDER SWIMSUIT

Let’s face it. I love summer, but I hate the thought of baring all. So when it comes to swimwear, the better it can make me look and feel, the more I’m willing to pay. Yes, it’s that simple. However, with this wondrous swimsuit, I can put my purse away. This costume comes in at […] Read more…

Monochrome Co-ordinates with Lilac Splashes

It seems everywhere you look, matchy matchy prints are making a statement. Fresh for spring/summer 2014, co-ordinates are the easiest way to breathe new life into your summer wardrobe. Whether it be a floral, tropical or polka dot print, matching separates are a great investment because, let’s face it, when the trend is over they can […] Read more…

THAT VINTAGE JAEGER SKIRT

Every once in a while, I buy something on eBay that I really shouldn’t. Perhaps it’s too expensive, perhaps I don’t need it or maybe the risk is just too great. In this case, the latter was certainly true. But, who can resist a vintage floral print made up of brights? Especially when it’s my […] Read more…

THE LOWRY HOTEL, MANCHESTER

Over the Easter weekend, the boy and I were invited to visit The Lowry Hotel, Manchester. As an anniversary treat, we experienced a luxurious overnight stay complete with breakfast at Manchester’s first five star hotel. Part of Rocco Forte’s elite hotels, this award winning hotel offers a spa, restaurant and bar. Plenty to keep us busy!  Naturally, […] Read more…

Boyfriend Jeans and Clashing Prints

Boyfriend jeans. Easy to wear, go to denim at its finest. Their predecessor, skinny jeans, may no longer apply. For I, have found a new favourite pair of jeans. Whilst, they may not have rips, nor distressed detailing, yet, their loose fit combined with turn ups has made them my first choice this weekend. Whilst […] Read more…

NEON BRIGHTS AND MONOCHROME

Neon Brights and Monochrome I think it’s fair to say, I’m having a love affair with pops of colour. The spending ban really helped me see that my personal style is evolving. Yes, I still enjoy a polka dot print or a nautical collar, but blocks of colour are helping me to satisfy the urge […] Read more…