NO OLD (BEACH) BAGS PLEASE

Years ago now I bought, for the princely sum of £3, a canvas striped beach bag from Primark. It lasted me for years, went through the wash time and again, I used it to go to the beach, as a gym bag, when I moved house the innumerable times I moved house in the first…

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FLAMINGO-GO-GO: IN THE PINK

Recently I have a developed a bit of a thing for flamingoes in a #ihaveathingwithdoors or a #ihaveathingwithfloors kind of way. I’d spotted hundreds when on holiday in South Africa just next to the side of the road standing in shallow waters (not quite the pigeons or seagulls of home). I thought they were beautiful.…

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YOU MAKE ME (BUY) BLUSH

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Chiffon layers, blush tones and rosy hues are a sure sign that Spring is arriving and whilst florals for Spring is not revolutionary (I always think of Miranda Priestly in The Devil Wears Prada scathing retort; “Florals? For Spring? Ground breaking”), this by no means perturbs me. I absolutely fell…

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Whites & Brights

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Smock tops + denim shorts + bright accessories = a match made in holiday heaven. Tops I bought this lovely top in the Net-a-Porter sale just after Christmas (I always tend to try and buy off-season as there are usually some great bargains to be had). It’s the first piece that…

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