• Why alterations should become the norm..

    We expect all items in the shop to fit all bodies, but why? We don’t all look the same and there’s no way the brands will ale such a wide spread fit. This is why alterations should become the norm.…

  • An afternoon tea in my garden…

    During lockdown I had the pleasure to review an absolutely stunning afternoon tea from Conrad London St James. You receive everything you need, assortments of teas and enough savoury and sweet treats to last for days! My box was a…

  • OOTD inspiration dump…

    Summer is upon us and not only am I still working here there and everywhere but I also decided to start a diploma course for journalism so I might not be as active as I would like here on my…

  • The sizing issue…

    I am not the size I used to be but I still have the same desire and passion for beautiful garments. Becoming a ”plus size” has been hard in so many ways but what’s even worse is that options promptly…

  • Runway style…

    One of my favourite things when looking at runway shows or reading fashion magazines is to try and copy or translate styles to my own. I jump into my wardrobe and I try to imagine how I can recreate. Being…

  • Oh la la…!

    For my birthday I received a sweet little box with an even sweeter content! A colleague from The Bespoke Black Book sent me Ohlala Macarons! And they have really worked on their packaging which makes such a difference. I think…

  • 40 and fabulous!

    I never thought I would celebrate such a statement birthday in Lockdown. But what can be done. Having that said I don’t think I’ve ever been celebrated and acknowledged like this before?! Just wow! The first call was actually at…

  • Jeans kind of day…

    I’m not a big fan of jeans, especially since my size has gone up. But sometimes a day just calls for them. I saw a similar look to the one I created in a magazine and thought why not make…

  • In between seasons…

    I always find this time of year tricky. Your winter coat is too warm and your spring jacket is too cold. So what do we do then? Well, this is when layering will save you. I tend to go with…

  • Oh hello slingbacks…

    For years I have been flirting with this specific pair of slingback perfectly Chanel-esque shoes at M&S. But for every season they came back my size would sell out as soon as they hit the shelf. Fast forward and pandemic…