Ode to Zara

Ode to Zara

I mean I might as well set up a temple and start worshiping. In my eyes Zara nails it every, single time. Who are these people who rip off designers almost instantaneously (they have a 2 week turnaround time when other brands need 6 months),  shoot everything beautifully, have ridiculously good delivery options and their [...]

Mid Week Motivation

Mid Week Motivation

It’s about this time every week when we start losing the will to live. Take a break and enjoy my mid week motivation round up...

Slow Sundays…

Slow Sundays…

I really struggle to sit still and relax. I'm constantly on the move, planning, scheming, tidying (I tidy a lot, it's so annoying) and generally faffing. I've been brought up to make the most of everyday so the idea of sitting and doing nothing is actually quite hard to deal with. Even now I'm blogging [...]

Spring Break

Spring Break

A moody nod to the wishy washy season. Here's to the start of a beautiful summer.

Miss Peru? Making a feminist statement? I think not.

Miss Peru? Making a feminist statement? I think not.

  Recently I came upon this Vogue post and a slew of other content written about the Miss Peru 2018 pageant. The event made a splash on newsstands because instead of telling the judges, the audience and in essence the world what their measurements were, each beauty contestant listed some terrifying gender violence statistics from [...]

Moody Saturdays…

Moody Saturdays…

I’m sick. Not enough to be trying to sleep through snot and a fever, but enough not to go to kickboxing with my friend this morning. The light is streaming in through the windows. Milky pale wintery sunshine (but still) and I feel compelled to stay indoors. It’s been a tough week so a dose [...]

Work Work Work Work Work Work…

Work Work Work Work Work Work…

It's high summer - everyone's talking summer holidays and train disruptions (a hazard of European living). But I am have just started a new job and so my head is firmly in the working world and the wardrobe that goes with it. I often feel quite sorry for a lot of my friends who work [...]

Beam Me Up Gucci

Beam Me Up Gucci

Gucci is the gift that just keeps on giving. One minute you think you are completely over their overpriced bee motif trainers  and ridiculous fur lined loafers, the next they pop up with something completely innovative and smile inducing and you're back to being inexplicably hooked. It's so annoying! They are a powerhouse, a squad, a [...]

A Vision

A Vision

I love it when a vision comes together visually (that sounds rather pseudo-profound doesn't it?). What I mean is, when you can see that a photographer, model, stylist and concept all come together and produce something clever or interesting or - and I hesitate to use this word - beautiful. The reason I hesitate with [...]

Searching for Inspiration

Searching for Inspiration

Apologies for the break in transmission. I've had a bit of a busy period and I just couldn't extend myself to produce any creative content. You could say I stepped into a little bit of a black hole during which time I didn't engage with social media, accept invitations or phone calls and just generally [...]