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.
Paris currently in full swing and bringing fashion month proceedings to a close, London Fashion Week SS15 was awash with hair and beauty trends. From smooth ponytails and floral detail at Missoni, to dual makeup texture at Topshop Unique and bouncy waves at Matthew Williamson, the nails also stood out. My favourite nail look was butter LONDON for Meadham Kirchhoff, with their bright white matte effect taking centre stage.
Autumn officially here, it’s time to cosy up with fake fur and a ton of knitwear. Plus, as Strictly returns to our screens, glitter is practically mandatory. Kicking off the winter wishlist with a nod to the tartan trend, take a peek at my top picks…
Forever a stationery fiend, my latest luxe find is beautiful online gift boutique Too Wrapped Up. Packed to the brim with design-led notebooks, present ideas and original buys, I’m also loving their home section. Covering everything from quirky candles to decorative cushions, this is one much coveted collection.
Specialising in cards, gifts and wrapping paper as well as totes, travel guides and baby bits, all buyer boxes are ticked. Without mentioning the fast approaching C word, there’s lots of festive treats to tuck into and Too Wrapped Up are the UK stockist for Australian gift brand, Welly’s Wonders. Definitely the one to watch in terms of cute newborn buys, this gorgeous Baby Blanket Gift Set features an organic cotton Jenkins the Hare blanket plus matching card. Continue reading
Amidst the usual morning chaos, who has the time or energy to wash their hair everyday? Whether reaching for lashings of dry shampoo or trying a sleek updo, I’m a big fan of clever haircare cheats. Norris Ogario, Creative Director and co-founder of Ogario London, has some top hair tips for keeping your style when skipping a wash.