I love buying scarves! I just love it, I can’t help it, I just love big beautiful silk scarves, with rolled edges. I’m a big scarf fan! I’m also a big tea fan, mainly herbal teas, I love the smell of them, the taste of them, they just make me happy!
Who would have guessed teas and scarves would find a meeting point? Well they have, in the form of this stunning Temperley for Twinings silk scarf. It’s made of 100% rough silk, it’s huge and delicious to wear. Designed by the amazing Alice Temperley, this scarf has the most beautiful print of tea leaves and their original journey from China to the UK many moons ago. I love the subtle compass, the flowers. It’s beautiful colours. So perfectly Temperley, and so perfectly Twinings, it’s just beautiful!
Since I got this scarf I haven’t really wanted to take it off! It’s so beautiful to wear, it’s silk and luxurious and so huge! It can be wrapped round, hung loose or worn in a bow! I love it!
You can find these limited edition scarves on the Twinings website. I have worn it every day since I have got it! I wore it with my Vivienne Westwood coat and Chanel brooch.
Them I wore it with my Luella coat and Vivienne Westwood brooch.
When I took my coat off, I kept the scarf on and wore it with a COS skirt and vintage blue striped jumper.
I love a fashion investment! This scarf has made me very happy!
I really love Aubin & Wills. I think it is quite brilliant. I love the playful yet classic designs, I love the way the shops are merchandised, I love the friendly staff of the Shoreditch shop. I love the fact they have a cinema, I love their super soft knits and how everything feels beautiful and well made and just lovely! I have been pining over one of their blankets for ages and I just adore the leather iPad cases which are so simple and chic.
Aubin and Wills is a great shop with beautifully made items, from lovely materials and has a great heritage about them. They are a new brand (a sister company to Jack Wills) but they collaborate with heritage and support British manufacturing.
On my wish list at the moment is this fantastic fox jumper! I think it is cute and fun, but also beautifully made and cosy and delicious for winter! I LOVE!
So the other week I felt my skin needed a good facial scrub. I just felt like I needed a good thorough wash and scrub to remove dead skin and any scraps of make-up.
So I was in the bathroom, surrounded by products, looking for some scrub when my boyfriend handed me his Dermalogica face scrub, I took a quick look at the simple packing and thought it looked unisex and started to apply it to my face. I instantly felt like this was exactly what I wanted, like dead skin was being exfoliated from my face and I felt clean and fresh. It had no scent and felt like a great quality product. It wasn’t until after I read the back of the product I saw it was meant for men.
To be honest, I find a lot of women’s scrubs just don’t feel effective, I often find myself wondering where the scrub is, almost like a lumpy cleaner! This Dermalogica daily clean scrub felt great, I would only use it once a week for a good deep scrub, but after my skin feels clean, clear and smooth. Its really deep cleansing and I love using it.
It may technically be for men, but it works on me and feels great.
If you are looking for a once/twice a week great scrub, this is brilliant. It isn’t too strong, its not painful, but it is effective. I love using it, my skin feels so good after. Im so glad I tried it, it’s exactly what I was after!
I’m have bought a lot of hair straighteners in my time, I have always had curly/wavy hair, but the kind that is really prone to frizz. Oh lucky me!
So I love GHD’s, they are brilliant. Super hot, super effective and super quick. However, they do cost a small fortune. These bad boys by Nicky Clarke, I think, are pretty brilliant. Their Max temperature is 230°, so they really pump out the heat! I straightened my hair in minutes with these, they were really smooth and easy to use. They are not at all bulky, so they get in and the root and they are not heavy and cumbersome. They just smooth out your hair, and onto the next section.
I’m really impressed with these, and for the price I do think they are brilliant!
If you need new straighteners. I’d recommend trying these! or view the whole range!
Oh and by the way, I love the snake skin design on it too! It’s pretty snazzy! They look cool on my shelf!
So I really wanted new nail varnish, I really wanted a metallic grey/black, so I thought I’d give this one a go! L’oreal resist and shine Titanium (shade 710). It’s such a brilliant shade! The colour is spot on, dark, with a shimmer, very cool. Looks great with rings. Exactly what I wanted!
It goes on nice and thick, it gives good coverage with just one coat, you could almost get away with one coat, so I just applied two.
It’s really easy to apply, nice and neat. The finish is really nice too. The only problem is, it is quite slow to dry. So that is a bit annoying.
It’s a good price though and a great colour. And it does last quite well actually, it’s worth trying! Enjoy!
It’s a chilly day and quite frankly I felt a jumper was the only way to go! So today I’m wearing a grey Barbour jumper, Vivienne Westwood orb necklace and vintage Burberry silk scarf.
On my feet, my beloved Vivienne Westwood three strap shoes! If anyone is ever considering buying these, all I can say is you should! I have had them for years, the quality is amazing, they still look good, they don’t look dated and naff and they are still going strong! They are one of my best shoe buys ever!
Oh be still my beating heart!
I just adore these Charlotte Olympia Serenade wedges! arnt they beautiful?!
These are super wedges! Made out of silk and leather. These are just do sp perfect! Imagine wearing these to a musical, out on broadway or at the ballet?! Perfect for Paris Fashion Week! Perfect for lounging… Just perfect!
Want to know something amazing? Each pair comes with a polaroid of the shoes to stick on the front of the box. Again… Perfect!
Charlotte Olympia is wonderful!