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Discovering Dungarees

How has it taken me this long to discover dungarees? So comfortable. So easy to wear. So stylish. Here's where I found my favourites....…

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Seeing Spots: The Return of the Polka Dot

Have you noticed that retro prints are taking over? First it was gingham (which I still love - fear not, gingham), then polka dots started cropping up everywhere. And a polka dot dress might be exactly what your wardrobe needs right now.…

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Pastels for Spring? Groundbreaking (but Gorgeous)

Dare I say it? The weather has been positively (comparatively) balmy of late. There's blossom on the trees. I've bared my ankles for three days on the trot. Spring is coming and it heralds a wardrobe (and home) shift. I am sliding away from darks and into the light joyfulness of pastel hues.…

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5 x Spring Wardrobe Updates

Hi. You over there! Yes, you. Spring, isn't it? We can see you, huddled behind the cold front from Siberia. Stop flirting with us and come on OUT. There are clothes we want to wear. …

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Lilac. Let’s Discuss.

Lilac. Discuss. I have mentioned before that Alex and I are on either side of the divide when it comes to this particular shade. Last time we were together, we saw a lilac coat. I cooed. She visibly shuddered. Which leads to me think that it may be a marmite shade.…

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Be my (very stylish) Valentine

As January limps to a close, our thoughts turn to the new month - and its romantic heart: Valentine's Day. Red roses, hearts, the satisfying thud of cards on the doormat, gazing into your lover's eyes by candlelight... Or, in our cases, a night in with a meal we didn't have to cook and a night out with girlfriends #winning.…

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Blue Monday: 10 Reasons to be Cheerful (for under £30)

So, this Blue Monday business, eh? How are you feeling? Anything you'd like to share with the group? Our heads are tilted to the side, entering sympathetic mode. And our site offers you 10 ways to feel a little more cheerful - for under £30 a pop. …

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Christmas Shopping: Part 3 – Men

I cannot tell you how hard I find shopping for men. The men in my life either don't want anything, or do that thing of buying what they want/need as soon as they want/need it (my husband is a particular offender. My son will probably be the same once he gets old enough not delighted by wooden trains and Matchbox cars). There are rules about this kind of thing, people - especially in the run-up to Christmas. This said, I have rustled up a few ideas....…