Monthly Archives: August 2017

Peggy Porschen cake shop London

#MillenialPink : A trip to Peggy Porschen

It’s no secret I love colour. But pink? It’s just not something I wear.

However, a trip to the beautiful Peggy Porschen cake shop in London meant it was time to face my fears and embrace #MillenialPink.

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Alice of Twenty-Something City in star print shirt dress

Casual wear star buys: why I love shirt dresses

You know what? Most dresses on the High Street right now suck. There, I said it. Nothing feels wearable to me, and the silhouette of the moment is totally wrong for my shape.

But when I found this star print shirt dress I was instantly enamoured. It’s comfy, lightweight, and just a little bit different. Read more…

Twenty-Something City outside The Louvre

Tips for travelling solo (as told by the artwork of The Louvre)

With a full-time job, the long summer breaks of my student days feels like a lifetime ago.

Last year, I embarked on a solo trip to Paris, Berlin and Amsterdam as a last celebration of my freedom (sob). Here’s my tips for travelling alone, told via some sassy statues and other artwork from The Louvre. Read more…

Studio Five UK printed t-shirt

Five independent designers you need to know about

If you’ve explored much of my blog then you’ll know I really love to support indie brands.

I’m always scouring social media to bring you the next names you’re going to want to know about. And these five? They’re going to be pretty big. Read more…

Alice’s monthly mission: August

Okay. Let’s just take a moment. HOW is it August already?!

This time last year I was starting my first “proper adult job” and when I look back, so much has happened over the past 12 months.

But I’ve been so busy trying to get ahead, I’ve forgotten to give myself a break. This month, I’m going to change that. Read more…