Tag Archives: Topshop

Nail the sales: what to buy now to wear into autumn

For me, sales are a minefield. At this time of year all I want to buy is sparkly festival-themed items and light summer dresses, despite having no festival or holiday plans (cry).

But to really nail the sales, it’s important to think ahead. Here’s my pick of what bargains to buy now that will serve you well into autumn. 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…

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…

I tried on every leopard print coat on the High Street (so you don’t have to)

It’s official: animal print is the trend of autumn/ winter 2016. But when there are so many options on the High Street, how do you know which ones have the raaaawr factor?

Inspired by my main gals over at The Debrief (just kidding, I’ve never actually met them), I challenged myself to try and compare each shop’s take on this season’s must-buy: the leopard print coat. Read more…

The October No Buy Challenge

If you’re a regular on my blog, you’ll know that a couple of times a year I put myself under a clothes buying embargo, and this October it’s time to do it again.

You might be wondering, what’s the point? In fact, there’s several of reasons I think that even the biggest of fashionistas should take a break and revaluate their existing wardrobe. 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…

My Princess Moment: Why I love tulle skirts

Ever since I saw Carrie Bradshaw sashay round the Upper East Side in a tulle ballerina skirt, I have been desperately searching for the perfect tutu.

Finally I found it. Read more…

Shop Smarter, Look Better: How to make your money go further

I’m terrible for spending so much money on clothes, I can’t afford to go anywhere to show them off! And as happy as I am to look like a queen wandering round my flat, really there’s no point looking fabulous if no one is going to see you.

But does that mean no more shopping? Of course not! Here’s my top tips for shopping smarter and making your money go further. Read more…

The Accessories Edit: June

For anyone who reads my blog regularly, you’ll know that I’ve been trying to get into accessories more. The trouble? Once you start looking, the wishlist is never ending!

I may be El Skinto this month, but that doesn’t mean you can’t accessorise like a goddess on my behalf. Here’s my pick of summer’s top accessory trends and where to find them. Read more…