How to Embody a Parisian Woman

Written in collaboration with Emily Jones Everyone knows that Parisian girls are the standard of beauty and elegance. It is not about natural charm or expensive brands they may be wearing. They are like no one when it comes to creating their own utterly feminine look and combining style ideas, with their simple mannerisms that make them so beautiful in their own way. Some consider the French-woman style as this unachievable fantasy....

Adding to My A/W Wardrobe

Sponsored Post I mentioned previously that one of the things I love about autumn is the clothing. I just love the season’s style, as you move away from little dresses and playsuits to warmer outfits. My autumn/winter wardrobe needed a little update and Katch Me offered to send across a few of their new season pieces for me to try on for size. First up was a pair of leather...

Latest Charity Shop Finds

You may already know that I work for a local charity, handling their social media channels. Prama has eight charity shops in the local area, several of which have opened back up following lockdown, over the past few weeks. I helped get the Kinson branch ready to reopen and couldn’t resist picking myself up a few bargains at the same time. First up was this gorgeous little black dress from...

Transitioning to an A/W Wardrobe

Sponsored post I don’t know about you, but, over the past week, it’s really started to feel like autumn for me. As the weather has started to get colder, I’ve been on the lookout for some transitional pieces for my autumn/winter wardrobe. The lovely people behind White Ribbon Boutique, who are based in Cheshire, recently sent across a selection of their clothing for me to try out and I definitely...

Trying Out ModiBodi Period Pants

Features gifted items Since having Benjamin four years ago and having the mirena coil fitted, my periods have been quite light and manageable, which is a relief. I do, however, continue to bleed, which some women don’t with the coil fitted, and I’ve been looking at alternatives to using tampons and pads during my time of the month. I recently worked with Modibodi on an Instagram post, and was sent...

Latest Wardrobe Additions

•Sponsored Post• You have probably noticed by now, I have built up quite a collection of dresses from FemmeLuxe over the past few months. The only problem is, I don’t go out-out enough, so I have taken to getting myself dressed up for every occasion, no matter what it is. Even during lockdown, I wore a dress for my birthday Zoom quiz with family, so I can definitely get some...

Summer Sorted with Lighthouse Clothing

•Features press samples• Finding good quality clothing for me, Ed and the kids, is no easy feat. I have spent more time than I care to admit shopping online and in stores over the past few years, to be disappointed with the quality of the clothing once it has been worn and washed. Lighthouse Clothing, who I have previously worked with on a review basis, kindly offered to send across...

Wardrobe Staples – The Black Blazer

•Sponsored Post• I have been trying to sort through my wardrobe over the past few weeks, to try and declutter. I have so many clothes and barely wear a lot of them, so it is definitely time for a clear out. I have been meaning to start a capsule wardrobe for a long time, having fewer clothes that can be worn in different ways to limit the need to buy...

Charity Shop Finds

If you have read my blog for awhile, you will know that I have been working for a local charity (Prama) since last September, and I love it. I mainly run their social media accounts, whilst also working on marketing and general admin as well. The charity have several shops across Dorset, and I really enjoyed visiting them to take photos for the website and social media before lockdown. Our...

Summer Styling

Sponsored Post  How is it July already? This year may feel like it is flying by, but Summer is upon us and with it comes the chance to refresh your wardrobe and stock up on this season’s essentials. These are the 5 summer styles I have been lusting over recently, all available from J5 Fashion, wholesale fashion suppliers, based here in the UK. The Garden Party Maxi Dress Although pubs...