For crafty kids you have trouble keeping occupied, I’ve found the answer in the form of Mattel’s brand new creative figure concept AmiGami. Asked to review AmiGami ahead of their launch into stores in January 2015, this project was right up L’s street as she is constantly dreaming up new arty ideas.
Hibernation, Christmas candles and fake fur are top of my to-do list between now and next spring, so I was more than happy to oblige when asked to get cosy with Morlands Sheepskin.
Santa letters stuffed up the chimney, my favourite time of year is here again- Christmas shopping for the kids. Top of L’s wishlist and straight out of Barbie: Life in the Dreamhouse, was the Barbie Malibu House, an amazing two storey explosion of pink, kitsch and cool. Complete with a fair few Barbie mod cons (fish-tank staircase anyone?), we were beyond excited when those lovely people at Mattel asked us to review said Barbie Malibu House.
November already, we are hurtling towards the festive season. Always wary about reaching Santa overload too soon, I do like to be organised and avoid any last minute panic. Gift and stationery destination Too Wrapped Up officially have the coolest collection of cards, twine and Christmas wrap in their online shop. A veritable mix of stationery merriment, my chosen few are the Christmas Jumper Wrap Set, Cats on Skis Wrap Set and the Santa’s Coming cards.
A favourite designer baby-bag brand of mine, Pink Lining* recently got in touch, challenging me to put together an outfit for a stylish mum. Pink Lining are an award winning lifestyle label specialising in gorgeous mother and baby products. Choosing their beautiful Bramley Tote in Cream Bows on Red to review and base my look around, I wanted to blend both autumnal tones and A/W textures. Continue reading
Last month was our sixth wedding anniversary, another significant milestone in the journey of us. Envisaging a present mirroring the memories of our special day, I thought of transferring a picture onto a cushion. Having recently worked with PhotoBox* on a craft focussed blog post to commemorate summer holiday adventures, the photo printing site seemed a perfect place to start. Continue reading
With children’s party season in full swing, Ten Little Birds is your one stop online present shop. Handpicked gifts for children, which are all £10 and under, the site is full of treats and treasures. Toys and games galore, superb stocking fillers can be found too, all specially selected and within that brilliant purse-friendly price bracket.