Would you believe it? The day I chose to sort out my spring/summer wardrobe and tidy away some of my heavier winter garments, it was snowing outside! Well, as an optimist I went ahead with it anyway in the hope that this unseasonable weather can’t possibly last. My wardrobe, as well as being a little bit … Continue reading Wardrobe Edit: Hello Spring
We’ve reached the end of January which means we might soon see the end of all the ‘New Year, New You’, calls to action that seem to be everywhere this month. I don’t know about you, but I’ve never found this to be the most inspiring season for me to embark on new things and … Continue reading New year, True you
I think it is a real shame that we are in danger of losing many well-known stores from our local High Street. We’ve recently lost BHS, and other big names including House of Fraser and Debenhams are struggling to survive. I live in Edinburgh and it always seems to be busy. Lots of tourists, but … Continue reading The demise of the department store
The last couple of summers have seen the maxi dress become a wardrobe staple. I wouldn’t be without mine now. They are so versatile and there are versions to suit most people. This year however, the jumpsuit seems to be its new rival. We have seen them steadily growing in popularity and now you can … Continue reading Let’s Jump!
I have just been browsing the latest Sahara London brochure which landed through the door. I love to be able to sit down with a coffee and an exciting new catalogue. Right from a young age, when (pre-internet) catalogue shopping was all the rage, this has been something I’ve enjoyed. It’s a much more tactile … Continue reading Along the High Street: Sahara
This is the new Pantone colour of the year for 2014 and therefore one we’ll be seeing quite a bit of in all things from fashion to home décor. Why not get ahead of the game with a bit of savvy sale shopping? Look out for clothing and accessories that you can buy now and … Continue reading Radiant Orchid