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Monthly Archives: July, 2013

The perfect peep-toe: It took me 2 years to find these shoes

In June 2011, I blogged my ‘shoe of the week’, a pair of black, peep toe, ankle strap heels from Kurt Geiger. Ever since that day, I longed for a … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

Top 5: Summer footwear

Summer footwear is a necessity yet doesn’t deserve investment.  As Helen rightly pointed out, the ‘summer’ is a short-lived season equating to a handful of weekends. However finding weather appropriate … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cooling off with summer’s best (and cheapest) peg trousers

At a meeting last week with a bunch of designers (I’m not telling who) I heard a great little snippet of conversation that got me thinking. In the world of … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Summer Sales | A Curvy Celebration

In the news this week, ghastly ex Apprentice star, Katie Hopkins (her that judges small children on their names) was quoted as saying all working mothers have no excuse for … Continue reading

July 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Once Upon an Outfit: How to Dress like a Princess

No, not a Disney princess! While the world’s fashion media waits with baited breath for a glimpse of the new Royal Baby’s first outfit, let’s instead pay fashion homage to … Continue reading

July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Thoroughly tried and tested: What’s the best cleanser for very dry skin?

When I started taking a medication that is known to cause dry skin, I did what any good any good blogger would do – I called in a bunch of … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · 7 Comments

French Pharmacy Finds: Updated

I’ve just got back from a mini holiday in the beautiful town of Annecy in France near the Swiss border.  The weather was beautiful, we swam in the lake, the … Continue reading

July 23, 2013 · Leave a comment