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Mermaids don’t have thigh gaps: embracing my curves

We all have body hang ups. Even though I seem very self-confident on my blog with all my crazy outfits, sometimes I too struggle with the way I look.

But I’m a big believer in facing my insecurities head on. I may not have a thigh gap these days, but heck, neither do mermaids. And I am aaaaaall about the mermaid life! Read more…


Girl power! Wearing your heart on your chest

As a 90s kid, I’ve long been a fan of the Spice Girls. But at five, I didn’t realise what their ‘girl power!’ slogan really meant.

These days, however, it’s something that is really important to me. And I love that these days feminism and fashion go hand-in-hand. Read more…

Girl is on fire: life as art

When you blog outfit posts, you’re always on the lookout for good photo spots, so when I discovered this orange wall at the Tate Modern gallery, I knew it was fate.

But with coordination this perfect, I’ve got to ask: did I choose this outfit or did this outfit choose me? Read more…

Bohemian Dream: Petite summer style

There are so many looks I want to wear, but I feel won’t look right on me. I’m petite, but I’m not skinny; I’m in proportion but it’s easy for my legs to look stumpy.

So when I find the latest trends in petite styles, I definitely get excited. Read more…

Earn Your Stripes: New season dressing

Last week offered the merest glimpse of summer and I, like the rest of Scotland (taps aff!), took the rare opportunity to whip out some of my summer wardrobe.

Since we seem to have been stuck in a murky post-winter gloom all year, I’d felt like I’d forgotten what summer dressing is all about. But thankfully I had a few bright and breezy pieces ready in my wardrobe that nail 4 summer dressing trends in one. Curious? Read on! Read more…

Wear With Flare: Tackling new silhouettes

No matter how hard the catwalk tries to push wide leg trousers on us, we remain fixated on a skinny fit. And as much as I love my spray-on skinnies, I thought I would embrace this new shape- and was surprisingly pleased with the results. Read more…