Does Size Matter?

I went shopping the other day and tried on two pairs of jeans. They were both the same size, same cut, same style, just slightly different colours. Essentially they were identical, but one pair were loose and the other wouldn’t go over my thighs. I wondered if I had picked another size up by mistake,... Continue Reading →

Making The Cut

The last time I had a haircut, I was still in England. It was October. October. Since then, my hair has been blasted by the freezing Icelandic air, braced itself for a cold Christmas and New Year in America, journeyed across Australia in 38 degree heat and then struggled to cope with the humidity of Sydney. My... Continue Reading →

The Camera Actually Lies

I found myself slipping into old habits this week - namely negative self talk about my appearance. It all started from our trip to the winery in Hunter Valley. I had an amazing day, but when I looked back on photos I hated how I looked. I had liked my outfit when I tried it... Continue Reading →

Gok Yourself

When I was younger, I remember watching TV shows with my mum like ‘What Not To Wear’ and ‘10 Years Younger’ every week without fail. I loved them. I loved seeing ordinary people get made over and learning how to dress for their body shape. I loved seeing how makeup transformed them and the skills of... Continue Reading →

Happiness Is… a pair of socks

Since arriving in Australia in January, I’ve spent most of my time here in sandals or in bare feet. I promise I’m not bragging about that, but really it’s just been far too hot for full shoes. If I’ve ever had to wear trainers for a walk, I’ve ended up getting so warm and regretting... Continue Reading →

Your New Summer Dressing Rule Book

It’s autumn here in Australia but in all honesty it’s warmer than I remember any summer in England being. I’ve just wandered around the local park. The weather app on my phone says it’s 21 degrees, but it must have been lying. Put it this way - jeans were a rookie mistake. My clothing error... Continue Reading →

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