Alexander McQueen SS13 : Out of this World!

It’s been a long time coming but here are my pictures from the McQueen press day that I attended a little while ago. I actually took a million photos so I’ll keep Menswear and Accessories for another post, because the sheer amount of detail is mind blowing and I’d hate for some pieces to get

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Hello Heattech!

It’s pretty hard to ignore the frost in the mornings or the immense amount of rain we’ve had at the weekend but one thing is fore sure, I am a keen advocate of the Heattech range over at Uniqlo which is perfect for this kind of weather. The clever technology behind the material (something to do with trapping moisture evaporating

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Super Kawaii

Doughnut trinket box c/o Dotcomgiftshop Here are a couple of new things that have made me smile recently. The Essie polishes were bought here for a bargainous £1.99 each and it was too good a bargain to resist! The others are wonderful birthday gifts from friends who clearly know me much better than I realise (thank you

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Wardrobe Classics and Memories

Dress – Zara, Belt – Warehouse, Bag – Vivienne Westwood, Shoes – Carvela Every time I step into Zara I hope to find some amazing and classic wardrobe staple like this dress that I can wear over and over again. I’ve still not found my next piece to covet but they have some fantastic coats

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Christmas at Next 2012

So Christmas lights have been switched on, the Ice Rink at Somerset House is almost ready and I am just about ready to post about the Next Christmas collection. Would you believe it, these photos have been sitting on my computer since July but now is definitely the right time to share with you these

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Another Year, Another Cake

I can hardly believe that it is my birthday already. I’ve had a lovely day so far, with our usual Sunday Dim Sum and then we returned home where my mum and I (we share the same birthday) celebrated with this awesome green tea and red bean cake from the Chinese bakery. The cake was

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Lucky stars

My new favourite scarf is from GAP and the bright blue, green and purples have helped to make these low temperatures a little more bearable but let’s talk about the iPad! After blogging about my favourite Christmas present in this post, it turns out that Dotcomgiftshop chose me as their competition winner, yay! My family have also been sharing my prize

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What’s for dinner?

I love eating out and I especially love trying new places and my sister and cousin have decided that we should have a monthly get-together over food. I have a soft spot for Asian cuisine so when I heard about a new Korean place open in Birmingham, my sister and cousin decided it should be

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Havin’ a bubble with Elizabeth Lau

Elizabeth Lau is probably the only designer whose exhibition stand is one that I ALWAYS make sure I visit whenever I am in town for London Fashion Week. I opted out of LFW this year so missed our seasonal catch ups but not too long ago, myself, Sam, Kit and Elizabeth all met up for brunch in lovely

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