Far from the madding crowd.


Having not read the book or seen any film adaptations until now, I couldn’t say whether this years release starring Carey Mulligan lives up to expectations. The romantic music is a little over the top, but it distracts less as the film goes on and even though you do really know what is going to Read More

Vogue Japan – inspiring blooms

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This delicate and wistful shoot by Tom Craig for Japanese Vogue has inspired me to get out in the garden and start growing. The problem is, April is really taking its showers seriously here in England. My skincare brand is based on the use of botanicals and essential oils due to the fact that I Read More

That 70’s Spring Summer 2015


Yes, I know its only the second of January, but as we are in sales season this is a good time to think about looking for those bargains that will take you into spring and summer. So, with that in mind, I’m taking a look back the 2015 spring summer catwalks, focusing on my favourite Read More

Wedding Day

How could I forget to mention that I got married?!! It was a great DIY day, I made my own bouquet and button holes. The groom wore Hugo Boss & I forget who I wore…most of the day is a blur actually! I’m surprised I remember my own name.