Life’s a Beach

Life’s a Beach

Last week I was trundling along a tube station platform when I was besieged by a lurid black and yellow advertisement for Protein World. The ad was bedecked with a seemingly perfect young woman, demanding to know if I was ‘beach body ready’. My answer to...

Shiny, pretty, comfy

I’ve always been attracted to shiny things; I cannot resist sequins, molten metallic fabric and sparkly beading. This leads to wearing cocktail dresses for brunch and evening wear down the pub. I’ve realised that I don’t like wearing tight,...

Jingle Jangle

Recently, I’ve been raiding Ebay for vintage treasures and I scored this suede jacket for £23. It’s from Nashville Tennessee and it’s  by the delightfully un-politically correct brand, Cripple Creek. The fringing and studs have a touch of the Dolly...
Plus Points

Plus Points

This week the media has been picking over the term ‘plus size’ – Australian reality TV star, Ajay Rochester, started the social media campaign using the hashtag #DropThePlus on Instagram. She’s won support from the likes of Dita Von Teese and...

Swept Away

Usually there’s an overriding mood each season that seeps into the trends; SS15 is all about a free-spirited, 70’s bohemian vibe. Usually I swim against the tide and make contradictory sartorial choices, mostly for the sake of being contrary. However, I...

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