Styling up High Waisted Jeans

Sponsored Post  If you are a regular reader, you may remember I mentioned my main goal for 2020 was to work on finding ‘myself’ including working on my own personal style. Although I am now in my thirties, and a mum of three, I don’t want these things to define me or my style. I am consciously trying to work with clothes that highlight the areas of my body I...

Dressing for Winter Weather with Lighthouse Clothing

•Gifted items• I have written before about how much I love to get out and about, especially during the cold and dark winter months, when everything is a little gloomy, so that I have exercise and fresh air to keep my energy levels up. We live close by to the sea, the New Forest national park and not too far from other places of interest including Corfe Castle. As National...

Kick Starting January with Activewear from J5 Fashion

Sponsored post  We are now a week into January, what feels like the longest month, and the time for resolutions to be made, and quite often broken. Whether you have made a goal to be more active, or whether you are just looking for some comfy clothing for chilling out in front of Netflix this January, J5 Fashion, a wholesale fashion website who supply to some of the biggest retail...

Why You Should Visit Your Local Charity Shop

I must admit, I never used to ‘get’ charity shops. I wasn’t sure they were for me, and I was a bit hesitant about trying to find something which somebody else had deemed unworthy (yes, I realise how awful that sounds). Ever since I started working for a charity, however, I have realised how amazing they really are. Not only do they allow those who don’t have a lot of...

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,...

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...

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...