Patiently waiting

They say patience is a virtue and, having waited patiently for two months to get my hands on this dress, I feel very smug indeed that I’m still as in love with it now as I was when I ordered it. (Sadly, it’s no longer available, but the latest collection is online now.) When the… View Post

Playing dress-up

There has possibly never been a more useless time to try on a strapless gown but honestly, I just felt like it. I wanted to experience the feeling of glee as I pulled an enormous dress out of the wardrobe, carefully peeling it off the hanger, stepping into the bodice and sliding the zip up… View Post

Damart’s Perfect Fit Jeans, styled three ways

These clothes were gifted by Damart as part of a paid Instagram post for their #DamartPerfectFit campaign, but I wanted to share this with you here on the blog because I think it’s a useful reference for choosing clothing that can be versatile, or when thinking about how you can style your favourite jeans in… View Post

Best friends

This is a gifted partnership with Baukjen. I would like to think every mum is her daughter’s best friend but I’m not as naïve as that; I know many women struggle with their mother-daughter relationship, for whatever reason. I am thankful that my mum and I have a good enough understanding of each other so… View Post

How my style has changed from 30 to 36

This time of year sees the magical blooming of the cherry blossom trees at Dawson Park and each April (or May, depending on our Scottish weather) I drag my husband along for photos. It’s a tradition that began when I was approaching the end of my 30th year in 2014, and we’ve done it ever… View Post