Tag Archives : style

My summer holiday wardrobe must-haves


OK guys – We’ve finally decided that our holiday destination this summer will be a week in (drum roll please) Kraków! Hubby will switch from his twenties to his thirties in a beautiful city in southern Poland, surrounded by medieval history and more beer and food than sense.   I really can’t wait to go – but you know, in…

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The problem with Urban Decay’s All-Nighter


  I’ve started questioning whether it’s in fact me and not them when it comes to iconic makeup products. I had so much trouble with the Ordinary Coverage Foundation unlike the whole darn internet, I desperately wanted to love Barry M’s setting powder but didn’t, and I even dedicated a whole blog post to different foundations I broke up with…

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It’s official: pins are cool again


Alright folks, newsflash: pins are cool again.   You heard me. We all remember the 90’s when literally everyone was covered head-to-toe with pins – band pins, fan pins, statement pins, those tacky “peace” signs… it was a question of quantity over quality. I remember having a little machine with which to actually make my own. It was the done…

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OOTD: Date day in Liverpool


  Hubby and I had a random date day in Liverpool and you know what? Even after eating my bodyweight in super tasty Moroccan cuisine and drinking my way through a pitcher of their mint infused lemonade I felt like a million bucks in this skater shirt dress from SimpleBe.   It’s probably the most comfortable dress I have ever…

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Five new-in finds under £20


Oh hai there accidental bargain fashion from New Look. We’re good friends, aren’t we? Of course we are. That’s why you come at me, with some sweet, brand-new-in gear and all for under £20? You shouldn’t have.   Check these out, right now.     White Spot Print Peplum Hem Top, £17.99 I don’t know about you, but I’m all…

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My two new favourite beauty products


  I hail from the Northernmost longitudes of Europe, where blistering cold winters, arctic air and brutal winds attempt to kick the residents butts pretty much all the time. I’m telling you this because I think it might help you understand my skin-troubles better if you’re in the know about it. Apart from my regular woes of oils and pores,…

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How to touch-up oily foundation


  You know how it goes – you work hard keeping those oils at bay and leave the house with your makeup a matte perfection… and then in a few hours you glance in a mirror and realise you’ve just arrived in shine-city, population one oily face.   It happens to me every day and it just absolutely sucks. Ain’t…

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My favourite autumn trend


    You know what I love the most about Autumn? Apart from the pleasant chill in the air, the longer nights, the gold and red colours in nature? Yup, you got it in one: oversized jumpers.   I mean, they hide a multitude of sins, they’re snuggly and warm and… they’re bang on trend at the moment. You do not…

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