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The Beauty of Discovery! Connock London award winning Kukui Collection

With the alarm set for 3.15 to catch a red eye to London City and nearing 8 months pregnant and London set to be 35 degrees, to say I wasn't relishing in the prospect of a trip to London to cram in two trade shows and showrooms for Spring Summer 19 buying in the space of 48 hours is some what an understatement-fortunately I had Sonia in tow for company (her first insight into the world of buying). We started our buying off when we arrived at Pure London Kensington Olympia at 9.30, grabbed a quick coffee before 3  separate appointments at Olympia and then off to Scoop London at the jaw dropping Saatchi Galleries to see Italian Brand Anonyme....

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Ever wanted a Personal stylist- for free?

I sit here writing a blog about styling in a pair of cigarette pants with very uncoordinated pair of grubby burgundy converse, a over-sized bohemian fluffy cardigan, unwashed hair and looking a country mile from put together and stylish- in the main because I'm over worked and tired... I just want to be comfortable, warm, and under my duvet today. After a rather unsuccessful first trip wedding dress shopping a couple of weeks ago ( in the main because my arse is currently super sized) it got me thinking about body image and how it can make us ladies that have a body hang up or two, waaay more self conscious about our bodies when trying on clothes- no matter...

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It's an indies life for me...

I try incredibly hard to practice what I preach- trips to the butchers, the bakers and the candlestick makers...( the butchers, the deli and the beauticians is more like it, much more 2015 rather than 1915). If your looking for personal service, a tipple while you puruse or wait for your colour to set and keep money in your local economy, creating more jobs and a prosperous place to live, then why not shop independent? Seems like a no brainier - but with busy lifes, internet grocery shopping being quicker and easier than dragging a screaming toddler round tesco, I get why so many of us do this! (I'd be lying if I said i hadn't) I've had to make...

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The Ultimate neutral capsule travel Collection

With holiday season fast approaching, and lots of lucky people jetting off on family holidays or heading away for a City Break with your nearest and dearest, we all want to look our best! travelling light is always a tricky for me (8 pairs of shoes does not constitute light travel!) lack of space can spell trouble- how can you possibly fit 8 pairs of shoes and 10 carefully planned outfits if your so space restricted? Capsule suitcase is our chosen topic- what to pack, what to take without compromising on skin, hair care or style. So here is my top must haves for that weekend in the sun or the city, from top to toe! I love Davines, and...

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