Debenhams SS15 Fashion Preview
Last year I visited the fantastic Debenhams SS15 press event in London. I’ve already shared my favourite pieces from the home collection, and now I’ve got a few things from their gorgeous collection of fashion… View Full Post View Post

Milky Jelly – A Nostalgic Treat
It’s funny how certain types of food go in and out of favour. When you look in vintage magazines, recipe books and adverts the type of food we eat changes as commonly as our choices… View Full Post View Post

A Retro Dress from Debenhams OOTD
Although my favourite era for vintage fashion would have to be the 1950s I like to play around with different styles quite a lot and I especially like to pay homage to the 60s with… View Full Post View Post

My Cath Kidston SS15 Wishlist
One of the things that really got me into pretty floral prints and mix matching patterns was a job I started when I was 18. It was at the new Cath Kidston shop which was… View Full Post View Post

Raspberry Blancmange Recipe
Sometimes things don’t go according to plan, that was certainly the case when I gave blancmange a go. Blancmange has always been one of my favourite deserts, it always reminds me of being little. I… View Full Post View Post

Sewing Plans for February
It has certainly been a while since I started any new sewing projects. I’ve been really busy with other things and although I’ve glanced guiltily at my sewing machine as it gathers dust I’ve not… View Full Post View Post

Matalan Home Preview SS15
Late last year I popped to the Matalan SS15 press event. Here they showcased not only their fantastic clothing ranges but also their Home collection. I’ve always loved Matalan’s home offerings and have quite a… View Full Post View Post

Shredded Wheat and Raisin Custard from a 1930s Recipe
This week I’ve continued trying lots of different vintage recipes. Today I’m sharing one based on a recipe from 1937. I’ve never baked anything using shredded wheat before, however I’ve found quite a few from… View Full Post View Post