Monthly Archives: November 2015

The High Street is Dead; Long Live the High Street

I’m sure you’ve gathered by now I have a mixed relationship with High Street shops. So many styles are bland, poorly made and identical to everything else on the market. After the absolute parody that was Balmain for H&M, I thought my relationship with chainstores might be over.

But recently I’ve stumbled across some truly unique pieces on the High Street. Here’s how to find something special. Read more…

Maximise Your Assets: You’re never too short for a maxi dress

In my mid teens, I was of the firm belief that any dress longer than just below my butt was too long. I loved to show off my legs and- at a teeny 5’2″- I thought the only way to do this was to wear the shortest hemlines possible. Not so.

The fact is, short girls can wear maxi lengths- you just have to be clever about how you do it. Read more…

Make Mine Denim: Playing with fabrics

Denim boots, you say? Denim? In case you hadn’t realised already, anything goes at Twenty-Something City.

I decided to experiment with textures and fabrics for a unique look. Read more…

Happy Hangovers! Healthy(ish) comfort food

Some days grilled chicken and veg just won’t cut it. But there’s only so many Dominos a gal can eat before the guilt sets in.

I’ve compiled a handy list for days when your tummy wants a treat without the over-indulgence bloat afterwards. Plus, they are all roughly 500 calories.¬†Happy hangovers! Read more…