Tag Archives: shopping

Day time casual: life beyond sequins

I love all the opulence of festive dressing, from sequins to velvet and every sparkly thing in between.

But I can’t wear sequins all day every day (though I sure try). Recently, I’ve been loving a very bohemian/ indie style vibe when it comes to my day wardrobe. This look may normally be reserved for summer, but with some clever layering you can be a bohemian queen this winter too. Read more…

Merry Christmas Everyone! How To Nail Your Christmas Shopping

With less than two weeks to go, the Christmas crunch is well and truly on.

But this year there’s no need to go down the soap gift set route, as I’ve hand selected the perfect gifts for all the family. Read on for some seriously simple shopping…

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Is your Black Friday deal worth it?

In case you’ve missed it, tomorrow is Black Friday. Retailers may promise us the BEST bargains you’ll find all year, but not all deals are as good as they seem.

Don’t let yourself be bombarded by all the emails and offers. I’ve compiled a handy guide to help you figure out if that Black Friday deal is really worth it. Read more…

The Knitwear Edit

Brrr! Is it just me, or does anyone dread winter fashion? Despite what Pinterest may suggest, looking good when the temperature drops is not easy.

But don’t fret! I’ve scoured the Internet high and low to find the most interesting, stylish and cosy knitwear that will rescue any lacklustre winter look. 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…

An Indian feast (and my favourite biker jacket) at Tuk Tuk

I’ve been so excited to share this amazing biker jacket by Elsie and Fred with you for ages now, so when the Edinburgh bloggers were invited to Tuk Tuk restaurant, I thought this was the perfect opportunity to showcase my favourite new buy.

Oh, and also to enjoy an Indian feast… Read more…