Which Shoes to Wear with Autumn 2019’s Big Midi Trend

•Sponsored post• Midi length is something that tends to come and go in fashion, and unlike mini or maxi, tends to be something some people find a bit hard to style due to its less conventional length and its wide variety of different cuts. Midi length really refers to anything that sits from below the knee to the bottom of the calf, and it can include just about any texture, from denim,...

Styling a Jumpsuit for a Summer Wedding

•Features gifted clothing• With the recent heatwave, deciding what to wear as a wedding guest can be challenging. Knowing what to wear that will be appropriate but also keep you cool can be difficult. I was recently introduced to ANGELEYE clothing, which has a whole range of wedding guest outfits including midi and maxi dresses and a selection of jumpsuits. A jumpsuit is the perfect outfit choice for a summer...

Making the Decision to Go Back to Work

•Collaborative post featuring gifted clothing• I started working when I was fifteen, in a conservative club as a waitress, followed soon after by jobs in retail and I have a degree in Events Management, which led to jobs as a wedding & events coordinator after graduation. I have always enjoyed working and making my own money, but after having the three children, it became increasingly difficult to juggle the logistics...

The Zodiac Collection from Hersey & Son

•Features gifted item• I love jewellery. There is something lovely about a new piece of jewellery, especially when it holds significant meaning to you. Hersey & Son London Silversmiths, one of the few remaining traditional silversmiths in the UK, have a fantastic range of jewellery to choose from, and their Zodiac Collection, is brilliant if you are shopping for a special gift for somebody, or looking to treat yourself. The...

Four Ways to Style the White Bodysuit this Summer

•Collaborative post, featuring gifted items• Hands up who loves summer? I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with this season, mainly because I have seasonal affective disorder, which means I am clinically much happier and less anxious when the sun is shining and the days are longer, the skies bluer and everything generally brighter, but I am also terrified of all flying insects, especially wasps, which obviously go hand...

Summer Garden Party Outfits with Kit and Kaboodal

•Features gifted items• Summer is almost upon us (if only the weather would get the memo), and with it comes plenty of garden parties and barbecues to enjoy with friends, family and loved ones. I am a big fan of the humble garden party, they generally involve minimal fuss and maximum fun. Dressing for a garden party is another story. I never know whether to go casual or dressed up,...

The Low-Down On Your Summer Wardrobe

•Collaborative Contributed Post• Summer is finally gracing us with its presence and because of that, many of us are starting to think about our summer wardrobe and collect a few bits to ensure that we look and feel our best. Summer means that fashion can be a little more adventurous, and you can try new things rather than sticking with your usual jeans and jumper combination. Whilst the weather is...

New Look Spring/Summer Essentials

Features gifted items  I have always been a huge fan of New Look. My first proper job was as a retail assistant in the Bournemouth branch aged 16, and the 50% staff discount meant almost all of my pay went straight back into the store. New Look, for me, have always offered affordable, high quality clothing, which suit my smart/casual style perfectly, and I was beyond excited to be sent...

Keeping Clothes Fresh for Longer with Day 2

Features gifted products  I am the least domesticated person ever and quite often go to find an item of clothing to wear to an event on the day, only to realise I wore it the week before and forgot to wash it. This has happened more times than I care to admit in recent months, so when the lovely team at Tin Man Comms got in touch to let me...