• My articles for The Bespoke Black Book

    Fragrance on the go…

    My latest article is out and it’s one that is something I really needed but also something so beautifully functional that I actually think everyone needs it! Portable fragrance, small functional and re-fillable, this is perfect for anyone on the go, anyone travelling or anyone who just kinda loves small bags. I was given a few different options, one from The Fragrance Shop, “Twist and Spritz” this particular black steel version is one that you can re-fill with your selected or favourite fragrance. Absolutely perfect! The other two were from Missguided, one comes with its own refill but is the…

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    & Other Stories…

    My first long term full time job was at H&M, and I will always look back fondly but also feel like family. I find myself always visiting the shop when I’m home to visit and I always feel a sense…

  • Beauty,  Styling

    Beyond the clothes…

    Image is so much more than what you wear, it’s how you carry yourself, react to things in general how you present yourself. I will touch on a few things beyond the clothes that might not be taken as seriously…

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    The Heatwave…

    It has been such nice weather this Easter weekend and I could finally ditch the layers! For my upcoming Italian holiday I was browsing Amazon for a cheap fun dress. It’s always a little bit of a “risk” as items…

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    The sizing issue…

    As if it wasn’t hard enough to find just what you’re looking for in the shops, the sizes also vary dramatically. I found this out the hard way and also in an upsetting way, normally I have been a 38…

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    Affordable style…

    Style doesn’t have to cost you a fortune, but also money does not necessarily buy you style. One of my favourite things is to mix levels of prices. Especially if it’s a piece that’s trendy or “in fashion now” and…

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    Put a belt on it…

    Something that has founds its way into our fashionable everyday it’s the belt. We see it on dresses, cardigans or to hold that double breasted blazer together. It looks amazing but also helps emphasise that waist. It will help when…

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    åhlens goodies…

    Whenever I go home to Umeå, Sweden I have to go to åhlens. This is a department store that back in my younger days was considered an “old ladies” shop. But they have really worked on advancing their stock in…

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    Trends 2019…

    LFW is on and it’s exciting as always! We are seeing some things staying strong like Leopard print, we also seeing the return of the bow. Accessories are highlighted and the bigger the better 😉 However my favourite trend is…

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    Inspiration…

    I have just recently stumbled upon this account on Instagram and I love her effortless way of styling. I love the added accessories and the print clashes as well as colour blocking. This is a good way to get inspired…

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    Advice from StyleLis…

      There is is a massive difference between Fashion and Style. And I cannot press this enough! Fashion is something that is current, trendy but sadly something that will become outdated and fairly quickly at that. With anything trendy I…