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A Chartreuse Skirt With A Story

Every Sunday my Mum and Nan go to Tesco and have a coffee at the in-store Costa. It’s a little ritual for them – it’s when they catch up on how each other are doing, what’s going on in their…

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“I hate pink” – Me

I’ve ranted before about how pink and I have a long history, and the many photos of me wearing baby pink in my early teens will illustrate exactly why – I look god-awful in it. Or at least, I look…

10X10 Challenge

I’ve been struggling with my wardrobe lately, constantly browsing, searching for the clothes that will finally make my wardrobe make sense and work as a cohesive whole. Thing is, I’m kind of broke. I can’t afford to buy loads of…

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Something Slightly 70s

Honestly, this post could just have easily been titled “Something Slightly 60s” because this outfit blurs the line between the decades. 70s style was a massive trend in 2018 and it’s carrying on in 2019, and as much as I…

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Court Jester

Having fun with fashion is something I’m striving for at the moment. Too often I fall into the trap of wearing jeans and a basic shirt, and it always leaves me feeling a little lacklustre. There’s a reason I reach…

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Tonal Dressing: Green on Green on Green

Tonal dressing has never really been my thing. I suspect my dislike for matching colours was born from  my Nan’s love of it, a woman whose favourite outfit makes her look like an adorable plum, as absolutely all of it…

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“Unflattering”

Lately I’ve been exploring the concept of “unflattering” clothes that exist in my wardrobe. We’re told to dress for our body shape, to wear the colours that suit us and generally do our utmost to appear as attractive to others…

Outfits for Sad Days and Bad Days

I haven’t exactly kept it a secret that my mental health is all over the place at the moment. I’ve talked about it a few times (one and two) on here, as well as on my Instagram, and while clothes…

Dress Up or Dress Down? | AD Gifted

Ever since I was a little girl I’ve loved dressing up. My family’s proclivity for cruise holidays meant that I became acquainted with dressing up and fancier dresses very young, and since I was a complete poser I absolutely loved…

SS19 Trends I’ll Be Giving A Miss

Now, I’m not about to claim that I’m some serious style maven, but I do like to keep my finger on fashion’s figurative pulse (I’m also fond of fricatives) and now that we’re over halfway through February we can definitely…

The Lazy Girl’s Guide to Hair Accessories

I have a long and uncomplicated relationship with my hair. I like it low-maintenance and dyed slightly more ginger than its natural auburn, and in recent years I’ve gone back to my childhood preference for a fringe. Aside from blasting…


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