February 2015 archive

WHAT I THRIFTED #4 :: THE METALLIC TOP

  What I Thrifted #4 – The Metallic Top Over half term, I took myself on a date… with myself. One miserable, rainy day, I simply spent a few hours doing what I love. So, it’ll come as no surprise that I bought myself a very large cappuccino and went thrifting. After mentioning in my previous post, […] Read more…

Orla Kiely People Tree

WHAT I WORE :: ORLA KIELY WITH PEOPLE TREE

Returning from Gdansk: city of clear blue skies, bright sunshine and unforgiving minus temperatures, has made me long for the warmer climates of the UK and some of Gdansk’s sunshine to call our own. Whilst I was away, the fabulous Lisa of Lala Faux Bois took over the reigns and shared with us a gorgeous […] Read more…

LALA FAUX BOIS

In the spirit of introducing you to my favourite people, meet Lisa… writer of one of my favourite blogs LALA FAUX BOIS  and daily source of style inspiration. With her love of polka dots and bright colours, you can see why Lisa’s blog is one of my favourites. Whilst I’m away in Gdansk, I’m handing the […] Read more…

BLOGGER’S GUIDE TO MANCHESTER :: THE CORONATION STREET TOUR

When you think of Manchester, it’s possible you might think of its musical heritage, the alternative Northern Quarter or perhaps, its iconic architecture. Without doubt, any trip to Manchester wouldn’t be complete without visiting the cobbled streets of Coronation Street. As a local and long-time fan of Corrie, Manchester’s Millennium and Copthorne Hotel asked me to visit the […] Read more…

WHAT HE WORE :: JOHN

Happy Valentine’s Day! Meet John. Fiancé, better half and all-round good egg. You may know that John is chief photographer here at Polkadot Pink. Come rain or shine, it’s John who meticulously captures each and every one of my outfit shots, patiently but with gritted teeth; neither of us understanding the other’s point of view. Thankfully, over time, capturing […] Read more…

WHAT I THRIFTED #3 :: MUSTARD CARDIGAN

I love mustard, who doesn’t? I gravitate towards it. So, when I spotted this cardigan hanging innocently on the rail, I grabbed it then doubted myself. Did I really need another mustard cardigan? No, I decided, definitely not. Three days later, I was hot-footing it back to my favourite charity shop to buy it as […] Read more…

#DIVASGLAMVEGAS :: DIVAS DO MANCHESTER

MANCHESTER BLOG EVENT :: #DIVASGLAMVEGAS Here’s a question, what have Britney Spears, Sin City cocktails and a Diva Dollars roulette table got in common? Sprinkle in a handful of glitter and it’s Divas Glam Vegas, of course! To celebrate Thomas Cook Airline’s latest flight path from Manchester to Las Vegas, bloggers were invited to a […] Read more…

DRESS UP FEBRUARY WITH GEORGE

Happy February all! What an incredibly busy start to the new year it’s been; with #DivasGlamVegas last week, a trip to Coronation Street and day trippin’ to Liverpool, it’s no wonder I’m bursting with things to tell you. As promised, January saw an increase in personal style posts with a whoppin’ eight outfit posts featured, […] Read more…