I Bought Clothes From Those Instagram Promoted Ads: Here’s What Happened

Back in the day, the only place you could buy a new outfit was from the few stores that lingered on your local high street – or a catalogue. On a Friday night in town you’d be guaranteed to bump…

Why I’ve Given Up On Sale Shopping (And Top Tips To …

I used to live for the sales. I could spot seasonal discounts at thirty feet and would be one of those people who couldn’t wait to hit the shops as soon as the Christmas turkey had cooled; part of the…

Style: Dressing For Fun & Why I’m Not Down With A Capsule …

It took me a long time to find my personal style. Many years were spent attempting to squeeze myself into garments that didn’t work for my body shape, or forcing myself to adopt seasonal trends – even though I knew…

Style: Florals Are My Fashion Go-To

I used to be quite fearful of florals. My days were spent justifying my knowledge and ability to men dressed in ill-fitting power suits, and to be honest floral dresses sub-consciously undermined what I had to say; I felt they…

On Body Image In My Thirties

Growing up, I never had a particularly healthy relationship with my body. I always overate and ended up much bigger than all of my friends, then finding myself focused on losing as much as possible and tettering on the edge…

Style: What To Wear To A Black Tie Event (Without Feeling Uncomfortable …

ADVERTORIAL FEATURE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH HOUSE OF FRASER When an invite lands through my letterbox, I rip it open with anticipation; any excuse to get all dressed up and I’m there with bells on. But when I see the dress…

Looking After Your Colour Effectively Between Salon Visits & Home Hair Dyes

I’ve been dying my hair for as long as I remember. What started as a box dye job and an attempt to do highlights at home (the skint student life was hard on my hair!) quickly evolved into experimenting with…

Treat Yourself To A New Summer Look With Three Hot Trends Of …

PLUS GET £10.00 OFF AT VERY.CO.UK  ADVERTORIAL FEATURE I’ll admit it, I love to shop. The buzz you get when you find a great bargain or an item you know you’ll live in over the coming months is really quite…

My Love Affair With Gingham (And Some Of The Best Dresses To …

I think I must be harbouring a secret desire to be a cowgirl, because my love affair with gingham prints is just getting stronger. I adore the delicate black and white check that never seems to go out of style…

Let’s Chat Chaffing, Chub Rub & Those Sweaty Uncomfortable Bits Between Your …

Sunshine may bring with it bigger smiles, boosted moods and wardrobes filled with cute summer dresses, but one of the downsides is undoubtedly the discomfort sweaty bodies can generate. Although I’ve been somewhat blessed in the curves department, come the…

Style: A Tiered Summer Dress For Curvy Girls & My Newest Handbag Purchase

Every day I open my wardrobe I’m overwhelmed with choice; not only do I have so many amazing summery dresses to choose from, but the appropriate weather to match! Now that’s a turn up for the books. Not only have…

Why Everyone Needs A Simple White Summer Dress In Their Wardrobe

For the first time in as many years as I can remember, I’m actually grateful for the sunshine and warmth that’s greeting me every single morning beyond those bedroom curtains. We’ve been graced with some of the most beautiful weather…