Month: November 2011

My pointies are coming out the closet

For the last few seasons it has been all about the pump style of shoe. Chunky heels and rounded toes have the preferred shapes. The last couple of weeks I have been stopping and looking at pointed toe courts when doing my virtual window shopping or research for looks.  They are, after-all the ultimate classic and feminine shape.  My Nan wore them (in fact the red… Read more →

JARLO & Memoir Mode Competition

I am so excited to be  a guest blogger for Jarlo London and will be posting outfit posts for them every Friday.  My first outfit is the stunning Patsy dress and  Ainsley blazer. To celebrate the Memoir Mode and Jarlo London collaboration we are launching a competition.  One winner will win the Sandra Cape and two others a dress of their choice. Good luck and… Read more →

1920s Inspired Dresses

The 1920s is by far  my favourite era for fashion.  Imagine my delight when I stumbled across Wallis’s 1923 collection of 1920s inspired dresses and coats.  Wallis is not usually a brand I would even look at for my clothing needs, I always felt it was slightly too old and frumpy.   I don’t think I have even walked inside… Read more →

Guy Fawkes Night

Last night we made a last minute decision to go to one of our local fireworks displays for bonfire night.  It was the first time Eva had watched fireworks and we have been hearing all about it today.  Even though it still isn’t that cold for this time of year, I finally got to wear the lovely cape c/o Jarlo, underneath… Read more →

Eveden Luxury Lingerie SS12 Press Event

Yesterday I was invited along to the Eveden SS12 lingerie and swimwear press event. Brands under the Eveden group include – Freya, Fantasie, Fauve, Elomi and Huit. The ‘flapper girl’ redefined womanhood.  They started to wear short skirts, smoke, drive cars, wear a face full of make-up, open about their sexuality all the sorts of behaviour that was seen as outlandish and rebellious in the… Read more →