Bourjois Rouge Velvet Lipstick

The Bourjois Rouge Velvet Lipsticks* are the new kids on the block in the Rouge Velvet range; a soft matte lip cream house in colour coded (my favourite) tubes. I always get worried about soft mattes, rather than the classic stiff…

The 2010 trends

TOP: TRUE RELIGION AT JULES B* JEANS: RIVER ISLAND COAT: ZARA SHOES: MARKS AND SPENCER What do you think the biggest trend of 2010? The 90’s grunge revival? Bold colours? Athleisure? Boho? Nah, for me it has to be the…

Finding My Outfit Mojo (Again)

DRESS: TOPSHOP BAG: ELLEN & JAMES SHOES: FAITH (old – ALTERNATIVE) After many years in this blogging game. I think I’ve finally found my ~style~ when it comes to outfit photos. Well, and just photos in general as I know…

Places to Eat: Meet and Treat

MEET AND TREAT 41 BATH LN, NE4 5SP Meet and Treat probably goes down as one of my favourite places to get food in the North East. Self-described as a Taiwanese Gua Bao & Noodle House, Meet and Treat serves…

Basket Casual

CARDIGAN: ASOS CAMI: RIVER ISLAND (similar) JEANS: RIVER ISLAND SHOES: M&S BAG: ZARA Basket bags have entered my life and I don’t see them leaving anytime soon. This Zara one was bought as a backup if another certain bag, which…

Camping For The Uninitiated

As I mentioned in my last post, I’ve never actually been camping before. So to say it was a learning curve is probably an understatement, but I loved it nonetheless. Camping is such a different vibe to a “normal” holiday.…

Postcards From: The Lake District

Back in July, Dan and I headed out on a little trip to the Lake District. It’s a place I’ve always meant to go, but often hotels and rented accommodation was painfully overpriced. So we decided to collect Dan’s tent from…

Red Gingham

TOP: RIVER ISLAND JEANS: ASOS (CUSTOMISED) SHOES: TESSUTI* I’m a little bit obsessed with these shoes! When it was warm a couple of weeks ago they barely came off my feet. Firstly, they are insanely comfy, but also they went…

Current Makeup Rotation

Make-up for me has really changed in the last few years, it wasn’t long ago when I would have strived to own so many products and while I do still love buying makeup, I just don’t have the funds to…