Bell sleeves

Bell sleeves are one of my favourite trends this spring. I think they add extra femininity and “wow” factor to an outfit. The other day I was wearing my new favourite lace bell sleeve top from Zara, underneath a simple nude blazer and met a friend for coffee. Whilst in the queue to choose what… Read More Bell sleeves


A day in Portmeirion

I recently spent a girls weekend in Wales with two of my favourite people. I drove us from our home near Brighton to Snowdonia on the Friday afternoon (I know, I’m a masochist for driving all that way on a Friday of all days), and we spent Saturday daytime climbing Mount Snowdon and Saturday evening… Read More A day in Portmeirion

Lookbooks, Style

Spring 2017 Lookbook

Spring fashion trends for this year have been utterly delightful and my bank balance has definitely suffered as a result! I know I’m a bit late to the game with this one as it is now summer, however I’ve only just managed to get my beautiful new blog up and running and I didn’t want… Read More Spring 2017 Lookbook

Life & Happiness

Dolce Far Niente

As someone who enjoys leading a full and busy life, it has taken a long while to learn how to enjoy what the Italians call ‘dolce far niente’, or, ‘the sweetness of doing nothing’. (Anyone who’s seen Eat Pray Love will know what I’m talking about here!) Italy is one of my favourite places on… Read More Dolce Far Niente

Life & Happiness


Think of the word blossom. What comes to mind? Spring, I bet. The new season is almost upon us, after all (plus it doesn’t help that the header picture for this post is a bunch of tulips!) However, here I write about an important lesson I have recently learned, which is about blossoming as a… Read More Blossoming