Category Archives: inspiration

Friend Friday #48: Locational Influences

Taken from the balcony of the apartment where I stayed with friends on a trip to Paris last Spring This week’s Friend Friday topic is all about how where we live has a lot to do with how we dress. … Continue reading

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Haircut: help me to choose a style

Sources, clockwise from top left: Kate Moss; Freja Beha; Sarah Jessica Parker; Kate Moss; Carrie Bradshaw; and Alexa Chung. No matter how long I put it off, there always comes a point where my hair simply becomes so unmanageable that … Continue reading

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#BloggersDoItBetter: Arm Party

I haven’t participated in one Pretty Shiny Sparkly’s #BloggersDoItBetter challenges yet but this week’s played into something I’ve been toying with for so long that I couldn’t pass up the opportunity. That, and I actually saw the challenge on time … Continue reading

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What I Wore: Thanks to Coco

Whenever I want an easy and relaxed look, yet with added “chic factor”, this image of Coco Chanel always comes to mind. Stripes, for me, epitomise the relaxed French style that I aspire to so much. So with this image … Continue reading

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Style Inspiration from Kate Middleton’s shoe rack!

So far during her visit to Canada with her husband, Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, has been seen sporting a pair of Sebago boat shoes on two different occasions. If you fancy getting your hands on her style, why … Continue reading

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How to… COLOUR BLOCK

Last month I was contacted by Claire of Filofax regarding a “blogger style off” to celebrate the launch of the brand new Filofax Apex, the personal organiser that aims to “put the fun into fashion”. Each of the bloggers involved chose … Continue reading

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Holiday Inspiration: Footwear

Source  Next month I am heading to Ibiza for the weekend to celebrate my birthday. I cannot wait. A little sun, a little partying: what’s not to love? But before I get there, I need to sort out a … Continue reading

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Weather To Wear: Cardiff Wed. 20/04/2011

At a recent event in London I met the lovely Kate – the girl behind i am not a celebrity. A couple of week’s ago when reading Kate’s blog, I discovered a new project she’s become involved with, Weather To … Continue reading

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My Style Pinboard

Tell me, do you have this problem? I have a folder on my computer (both at work and at home) that is entitled “inspiration” and is filled with photos that inspire me that I find every day as I stroll … Continue reading

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Style Inspiration: Converse trainers

Sources (clockwise from top left): The Sartorialist; StockholmStreetStyle; StockholmStreetStyle; The Sartorialist; Vogue; and The Sartorialist. All winter I have lived in my ankle boots but now, as the weather gets warmer I am faced with the problem of what to … Continue reading

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