Book Review – The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz
I just finished reading The House of Silk and must say I was impressed from the offset. The book is a brand new Sherlock Holmes novel approved by the family of Holmes’ original creator Sir… View Full Post View Post

Dress of the Day #14
I haven’t done dress of the day for a while, and I usually go for my favourite 1940s and 50s style dresses. But today I’m feeling inspired by the roaring 20s. Although 1920’s shapes don’t… View Full Post View Post

Holiday!
There is absolutely no wifi where I’m staying so posts over the next few days will be few and far between. I’m having a lovely time and am loving being together as a family and… View Full Post View Post

Holiday Reads
I’m off somewhere sunny for a few days so it’s going to be a little quieter than usual on the blog. I had planned to write a few posts and schedule them, but by the… View Full Post View Post

Anna Karenina Read-A-Long
This is a bit of a daunting one! The lovely Fay over at Blog a Book Etc is co-hosting an Anna Karenina read along and I’ve decided to take part! I’ve always been daunted by Russian… View Full Post View Post

A Quiet Saturday
After a very busy week last week, and a very busy week planned for next week today it was time to relax. My husband has gone to Bognor today to see some friends so it… View Full Post View Post

Book Review – Kirstie’s Vintage Home
Kirstie’s Vintage Home is the latest book from Kirstie Allsopp. Kirstie is famous for presenting Channel Four’s hugely successful Location, Location, Location and Relocation, Relocation with co-host Phil Spencer. She went on to present the… View Full Post View Post

No7 Poppy King Lipstick
I’ve been a big fan of No7 make-up for a few years. I’ve always loved top end make-up but after having two children my funds were a little limited. I like No7 because you get… View Full Post View Post

Book Review – Style Me Vintage Look Book
I’m a big fan of the Style Me Vintage series. The books cover all elements of vintage style including fashion, hair and make-up. The collection is soon to expand with the addition of a vintage… View Full Post View Post

25% Discount at The Vintage Cosmetic Company
I recently discovered The Vintage Cosmetic Company, the perfect website for anyone looking for the tools to create a vintage look. The company launched in may 2011 starting with their range of vintage inspired false… View Full Post View Post