I definitely have a ‘champagne taste and a lemonade wallet’ and I think for most of us (for the 98%) this tends to be the case. For those of you wondering what on earth I am talking about, I simply mean, I have a taste for the finer things, however my wallet is a different story and the budget has a whole lot of restrictions! … Continue reading Champagne Taste, Lemonade Wallet – Insider
Last month, I had the treat of going shopping in Lisbon. I had never been there before so it was a real treat to be able to go and experience a new city for the first time. I was particularly excited about checking out the shops, being the capital of Portugal, you would expect to have high hopes. Whilst it was a real pleasure, it … Continue reading Lisbon Shopping, Real Pleasure – Insider
If ever there were a concept store that captured the fun, beauty and quirkiness of illustration of today it would be this shop in Brighton\Kensington Gardens called Family Store. It is a total gem of a store, that puts ‘newness’ and art at it’s heart. The store was founded last March in 2016, after taking inspiration from concept stores popping up across Europe. It’s a … Continue reading Family Store By Name, Family Store By Nature – Insider
Right, whose with me on this one? Have you seen them yet? Well, if you haven’t, from now on you’re going to start seeing them everywhere. They are so horrid, that they’re in fact comedy gold. Sliders with fur…… I am going to repeat myself, yes, sliders with fur! Faux fur I might add, well they blooming better be, because if that’s real fur, it … Continue reading Furry Sliders Can Go Do One – WFT?!
Dressing for all seasons. This is what the British weather has finally driven us to accept. In my heart, along with many others we all know that this is the truth. Especially in ‘summer’ here in England/UK. Whilst at first glance this may feel a little sad/disappointing, as we all want to wear our summer gear in summer! The reality is, that we are faced … Continue reading Dressing For All Seasons- Insider & Stylist
In a sea of white skinny models, stands a tall beautiful strong black woman from South Sudan. Her name is Alex Wek. Her beauty is so refreshingly unique in comparison to the sea of white women we tend to observe on the catwalks. More needs to be done to improve diversity on the catwalks, however this blog post is not about that, its about Alex … Continue reading Alex Wek, A Super Model With A Difference – Insider
Denim jackets are worth investing in because lets face it, they are pretty much always in fashion. Amazing to think that 100 years ago this was a material reserved for workmen only and now no one can get enough of it. So, what is all the fuss about this year? Well, people are going nuts for the 90s over-sized denim jacket and you know what? It’s … Continue reading Over Sized Denim Jackets, Sweet – Stylist
What the hell is going on? Yes ‘Cool Sculpting’ is the new big thing. It basically promises to freeze the fat on your body and then gradually over a few weeks (whilst you’re sore and swollen) it proposes your body will dissolve and remove your fat naturally over a 3 week period and for it not to return. Rubbish! Why as a society are we … Continue reading Cool Sculpting – WTF?!
I know, I can all hear you all going – WTF?! Really?…… Really. I am telling you. It has happened. How funny is that. If you’re anything like me you mocked this look alot the first time it come into fashion however is seems to be the go to look and at festivals in particular. At music festivals it does actually make sense. I was … Continue reading Bum Bag or Fanny Pack? You decide – WTF?!
Yes! Punch the air, power grab style, hot weather = sandals. How refreshing after having our feet stuffed in socks, tights and boots/shoes etc. At last, time to get your toes out and relax a bit more. This season’s options are a true delight, statement sandals. This gets a big fat heart sign from me. I am very happy because the choice is vast, playful and … Continue reading Statement Sandals – Happy Dayzz – Stylist