Category Archives: fashion

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…

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…

5 brands on Instagram I’m crushing on right now

Instagram is by far my favourite social media. You’d be amazed how many purchases I’ve made after spying things I like while scrolling through my feed.

Here’s the brands I’ve been obsessing over lately that you should definitely follow. Read more…

Back in black: My new favourite colour

I used to have a bit of a phobia of black. I mean, I didn’t run away screaming at the sight or anything, but I certainly didn’t have it in my wardrobe.

Black to me was for school and funerals only. But recently I’ve begun to really appreciate how pulled together and indie-chic this darkest of all the shades can be. Viva black! Read more…

What The October No Buy Challenge Taught Me

As the first week of November draws to a close, I can proudly say I survived the October No Buy Challenge.

Apart from saving me from my overdraft, here’s what else I learned from taking a break from shopping last month. Read more…

The Statement Boot Edit

I absolutely LOVE boots. I can never have enough. Fortunately (or should that be unfortunately) statement boots are big news this autumn/ winter.

I’ve compiled my favourites for all you fellow boot lovers out there. Read more…