Category Archives: Shopping

Five fab finds…


Last year I was looking for an alcohol free perfume to wear during the Summer, and stumbled across Burberry’s Baby touch…

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New mummy 101


It’s been almost three weeks since Baby Gray made her entrance into the world! Life has been very different, it took me four attempts to watch the latest Game of Thrones, in just as many sittings, I have no idea what’s going on in world news, but she’s perfect and healthy- I wouldn’t change it for anything!

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Beaches be like…


Beaches be like…

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Mum conundrum

Creme de la mum



Fifteen minutes ago- I was absolutely sure of what I was going to get my mum for ‘Mother’s Day!’…

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Hello Spring!


Until the cool breeze made my eyes water and the skies opened, pelting us with hailstones on Sunday afternoon, I , like so many others had put away my winter coats, and was having a dalliance with denim jackets and cardis.

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Adolescent Clothing



The Clothes Show Live, Birmingham NEC. Hundreds of stalls, many brands, old and new but one company really caught my eye..


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Fashion Meets Music


There is a new trend taking over our London towns.

It’s the rise of of the ‘pop up’! From bars to shops these temporary venues are appearing all over the capital. The trend involves “popping-up” one day, then disappearing after anywhere from one day to several weeks, or even months later. Popular by marketers for seasonal  items such as Halloween and Christmas items, it’s a great way to showcase products.. but last week seasonal items were far from my mind!

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Garden & Garms (Updated)



T-shirts £3-5

 Who wouldn’t want to raid the wardrobe of fashionistas whose bulging  and unworn collections STILL have the tags attached to their designer garms!

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Wham, bam, thank you Sam!


So picture the scene:  I have an event to go to… I’m getting ready..  I reach for a make up brush but forget they have all been washed and are sopping wet

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Violet’s Knickers


Move over ‘feeling of fresh clean sheets’ – the feeling of luxurious underwear has just overtaken you…

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