MY 5-PIECE PHOTOGRAPHY KIT (THAT DOESN’T COST A FORTUNE)

There’s no doubting the fact that photography now plays a massive part in blogging. Nearly five years ago I started this site with only a basic understanding of t’internet and a smartphone camera; for quite some time photos weren’t nearly…

Looking Forward: How I Expect Blogging To Change In 2015

The last week or so has seen my timeline filled with reflective posts, tales of lessons learned and resolutions to be made for the following twelve months. There’s something about January that allows us to reset and reboot, preparing our…

My 20 Favourite Blog Posts Of 2014 (Let’s Have A Little Re-Visit)

Having churned out an eye-watering 582 posts so far in 2014, it’s easy to forget what I’ve covered and what posts really resonated with you lovely lot. I’m so often writing at the speed of light and moving quickly on…

Reflecting Upon A Great Year: Lessons I’ve Learned in 2014

These last 365 days have flown by faster than I ever could have imagined. It seems like only yesterday I was sipping champagne and reflecting upon a year that threw everything I knew into the air, leaving me to pick…

THE ULTIMATE BLOGGER’S CAMERA? OLYMPUS PEN E-PL7 LITE

You’ve probably seen this little gem of a camera floating around the bloggerphere, popping up on Twitter and all over Instagram. It seems to be hot property right now, sitting pretty within the homes of some of my favourite fashion…

Why Embargoes Don’t Work In The Digital Age

Working with brands and PRs can be incredibly fruitful, providing the knowledge and access to products that allows me to write this blog on a daily basis. Although I could write to eternity about beauty without ever speaking to a…

Bloggers, Books & B*llshit

This will always be remembered as the year that the bloggersphere exploded. In the last twelve months blogging has become somewhat unrecogniseable from the part-time hobby it was for many, evolving into a beast of influence and churning out a…

Blogging vs Real Life: Don’t Feel Pressured To Spend A Fortune

As someone that’s been obsessed with beauty since a young age, I love the fact that I’ve got my own corner of the internet where I can talk with people who have the same passion. My bedroom is overflowing with…

The Power Of The Blogger & When Relations Turn Bad

The last few weeks have been somewhat eye-opening for me. I’ve been blogging for five years in 2015 and boy how things have changed; it used to be simply about writing and sharing things you love, but it’s evolved into…

A Day In The Life Of LBQ (With CollectPlus Delivery Service)

Running a blog is so much fun, but incredibly busy. Although I spend part of my week working from home on forthcoming blog posts, brand negotiations and research for new ideas, I spend two to three days in London. It…

EVERYBODY’S GOT A BLOG IN THEM: GET STUCK IN & ENJOY IT

After a week off (partial fun, partial unavoidable sickness) I’ve realised how much I thoroughly enjoy writing and maintaining a blog. It’s so nice to have readers still coming back and perusing old posts even when I’ve not been up…

DO YOU NEED TO BE LONDON BASED TO BE A SUCCESSFUL BLOGGER?

If there’s one thing I hear more than others when it comes to blogger complaints and mini moans, it’s that unless you’re in London based it’s incredibly hard to become a successful blogger and focus on building those all-important brand…


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