Monthly Archives: June 2015

For One Please: Ridin’ solo in the Big Apple

All by myseeeeelf! Don’t wanna be… actually,  sometimes it’s nice to have a bit of alone time.

Whether you’ve just moved to the city and don’t know many people, or just want to avoid the effort of socialising for a while, there’s plenty of ways to spend some one-on-one time with yourself.

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Friends Don’t Let Friends Shop in Chainstores: Welcome to Williamsburg

Forever 21 be damned! Ok, ok, i’m kidding (I got an amazing jumpsuit from there this week) but isn’t it nice sometimes to get something that’s, well, unique? That was my mission when I headed to the Williamsburg Flea. Read more…

Every Day I’m Hustling: New York Motivation

You might have noticed a few changes around here, such as the brand – spanking new address. What can I say? My brief time in New York so far has really motivated me to crank up the blog big style. So as well as my outfit posts you’ll find some city guides for Edinburgh and New York plus some interviews with inspirational twenty-somethings. 

As for this twenty-something, I’m loving all the outfit opportunities NYC has to offer. Read more…

The View from the Top: Living in New York

What a week! It’s not often you get to reply to a text with ‘sorry, can’t- moving to New York’ but I got to type that exact message. Fun times.

But moving to the Big Apple has so much more significance than the brag-factor. I have never been to such a dynamic, effervescent, thriving city in all my life. The microcosm of humanity that is New York brilliantly reflects the ways of people from all walks of life and I feel so privileged to get to reside in this quirky little world.

It’s been an absolute whirlwind already but here’s some of what I’ve been up to this week Read more…

Pack It Up, Pack It Up: How to fill a suitcase without losing your shit

So, um, I don’t know if you’ve heard but I’M MOVING TO NEW YORK ON SATURDAY *squeeee*.

And while that’s great and all, trying to fit enough clothes to see me through three months whilst abiding to the 23kg weight limit sucks. So how did I do it? (or how I will hopefully do it. Forever living in fear that my scales are off)

Here’s my top packing tips. Read more…

Dress Up, Dress Down: It’s always ok to wear sequins

Some days you just have to wear a party dress. Yesterday was one of those days.

So despite the wind and rain and the fact I had zero plans, out came my favourite sparkly number from the back of the wardrobe. Read more…