A dress for all seasons and reasons

Suddenly, out of nowhere, it’s three degrees – and only now am I blogging this summer dress. The thing about this dress is, when Phase Eight sent it to me as a gift back in August, it was too big. There was something about the neckline that didn’t suit me, and the sleeves were a… View Post

Summer’s end

I always feel a certain level of sadness at this time of year. It’s mid-August and summer is slipping through our hands, like sand from our summer holidays. The temperature has dropped (on some days), the wind seems cooler, the nights slightly darker. Our Scottish schools are back, a new term (in fact, a new… View Post

Phase Eight SS13

This image from the Phase Eight SS13 campaign is so chic! The wide leg jumpsuit, the neutral accessories, the pop of colour by way of a great manicure…. it’s a super sophisticated summer look which is easy to wear, either here in the UK or while on holiday overseas. Play it down without the hat…… View Post