Travel: City Break Packing

CITYLOOKSCOLLAGEI’m going on a short city break in Europe next month and starting the process of packing early by looking back at some outfits that I like, were comfortable and could be appropriate for the season, place and occasion. Continue reading

Shopping List: Reviews and Update

GAPSEPT14COLLAGEI’m taking a moment to reflect on some purchases to fill in long standing gaps and build on recent successes. I love trousers and jeans! Since Gap introduced their Petite range for the UK, I’ve tried my best to restrain myself but couldn’t resist – Petite jeans I don’t need to turn up 5 times – Heaven! The off white pair already worn here will be an alternative to my brilliant white legging jeans and linen mix pants. Good tops are so hard to find and I only needed one more in a dark colour to alternate with 2 pale styles for when a slouchy tee isn’t appropriate. This one is by Gap and in linen, perfect. I was searching for a flirty skirt for the Summer for the last 2 years that was washable and easy to throw on. Gap again in the same linen mix as the trousers here and here. They are exactly what I want! Continue reading

Leopards in Drizzle

BANKHOL Post holiday look from last month. I found myself quite disorientated and that wasn’t just due to the jet lag but switching myself back to normal dressing mode for a typical UK Summer’s day = drizzle after glorious sunshine and more than enough heat. There are precious few things that have the power to make things better than my old leopard wedges by Louboutin. It wasn’t drizzling when I left the house of course but not long after the heavens opened and if I hadn’t been driving that day, then these shoes would have got ruined. Continue reading