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Make a Statement

Make a Statement

Statement necklaces are huge right now (in more ways than one!). The bigger the better, gold or silver, if your necklace makes a statement then you definitely will be too! The best thing about...

We Need A Christmas Miracle

We Need A Christmas Miracle

Disclaimer: this blog post has very little/nothing to do with fashion and/or beauty. Christmas is literally round the corner now and I am, without a doubt, feeling festive. On the 1st of December I...

It’s All Black and White

It’s All Black and White

Dress, £20, Dorothy Perkins As I’ve grown up a lot over the last couple of years (I now have a house, a fiance AND a full time job), I feel that my shopping habits...

The Greedy Girl’s Guide To Dieting

The Greedy Girl’s Guide To Dieting

(Not) guaranteed to make you lose weight!So, there is now less than a year to go until I walk down the aisle, until I become a Mrs, until I tie the knot with the man...

Born Bad Betty

Born Bad Betty

I stumbled across this new site through a re-tweet from @VintageLifeMag on Twitter. In my Pieces of the Past post, I told you about my new 1950s housewife obsession. Yes, I’ve started watching Man Med, cooking, baking...

Fashion Bloodhound

Fashion Bloodhound

Mulberry, Alexa Sparkle Tweed in Khaki, £276.50 I first read about Fashion Bloodhound in a magazine, I think it was Cosmpolitan, quite a while ago. You know the feeling, you’ve got lots of designer...

Heels, Always

Heels, Always

Wedges, £15, Tesco I needed some new shoes for work and as I don’t have much time for proper shopping (mostly due to work!) I decided to try and find some beauts in Tesco....

Lost In Time

Lost In Time

Around the World Print Maxi Dress, £24 I love vintage clothing but I sometimes find it difficult to walk into a vintage shop and find something that’s going to look good on me. I...

Pieces of the Past

Pieces of the Past

Recently set up, the Pieces of the Past online shop is described by its proprieter as a “UK based vintage, rockabilly, pinup and tattoo scene inspired jewellery, apparel and accessory company”. Ok, so the...

Midi – The Short Girl’s Maxi

Readers, I have been AWOL for so long, but never fear – I am back! So let me just fill you in a bit about where I’ve been. Well since we last spoke, I...