Why I always choose classic swimwear

All my life I’ve had to buy swimwear according to what fits rather than what I like. When I was in my teenage years that meant compromising on style – I would buy a size 12 or 14 brief and a 16 or 18 top just to fit my boobs in, and even that was… View Post

The summer shoe that ticks all the right boxes

If ever there was a summer shoe that ticked every box, it would have to be the humble espadrille. A style that never falls out of fashion, it’s possibly the only shoe that makes you feel cute and grown-up at the same time. Whether a wedge or a flat heel, they tend to be comfortable… View Post

The trendy shoes that won’t kill your feet

I’m just going to say it: I like comfy shoes. OMG! Okay, let me explain. I love a high heel as much as the next girl, but I’m now at a stage in life where comfort comes first – I don’t want to suffer sore feet in the name of fashion, those days are loooong… View Post

The summer dress of dreams

Introducing… the dream summer dress by Albaray. As is the case with many new (to me) brands, I found Albaray through Instagram – specifically, via @carolinesstylehacks who was wearing a gorgeous yellow dress that would later be seen on style icon Holly Willoughby. Thankfully, I already had one in my possession before Holly posted a… View Post

Easy summer style

On Sunday we woke up to mist and rain and I readied myself for another day of loungewear, baking and eating said baked goods. But Mother Nature had other plans and, around lunchtime the sun broke through the clouds and shone for the rest of the day. The baking was already done (lemon drizzle, if… View Post