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Monthly Archives: October, 2012

RECIPE | Bavarian Pretzels

Or to give them their real Bavarian name, brezen. Brezen are those big doughy pretzels with a crunchy crust that you get in Germany, not the little crispy ones you … Continue reading

October 31, 2012 · 3 Comments

Leather: the new wardrobe staple

Leather has become a wardrobe staple, lending itself to a multitude of seasonal outfits.  No longer just an accessory or associated with the dominatrix-look of previous seasons; leather has become … Continue reading

October 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Carrie Diaries | Will they get it right?

Like many other twenty something girls I was rather excited about the recent arrival on British screens of the much anticipated new series, ‘Girls’, often hailed as a far less … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · 3 Comments

Girl Power Monday, the Australian Way

We are all aware of the incredible misogyny that is currently dominating the US election at the moment, especially with regards to American health care (Todd Akin and his unbelievable … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · 3 Comments

Why Halloween fashion should be worn for One Night Only (or Sexy and you Crow It): UPDATED

A word of warning for anyone getting excited about the festive dressing-up of Halloween this month. Try not to get sucked in by Topshop’s Witching Hour collection – black leathers, … Continue reading

October 28, 2012 · 2 Comments

Would you wear a 99p dress?

Online retailer has today launched a party dress that costs just 99p. Introduced because they ‘recognise the fact that girls do not like to be seen in the same … Continue reading

October 27, 2012 · 6 Comments

Katie’s Cakes Vol. 3: Wolves football cake

After Neil’s gift wrapped cake, the next 30th birthday I had to bake for was my brother Jim’s. Well, I didn’t actually have to bake this time, my sister Ruth … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · 3 Comments