My Fantasy Workout Outfit*

'I'm 33 now and I seem to have hit a fitness plane. Shifting the wobbly bits isn't as easy as it used to be' - Matthew Rhys As Nigel Lythgoe once famously said 'Christmas is over and the goose has gotten fat'. Whilst I try and still hit the gym over the festive period, it's more … Continue reading My Fantasy Workout Outfit*

Review: Buy The Bag for St Oswalds Hospice – Newcastle upon Tyne

'Any charity that aids or supports trying to find a cure for cancer is very close to my heart' - Jennette McCurdy My name's Helen and I have an addiction to buying clothes. One thing my mum always used to say to me even as a teenager and way before social media was 'you're allowed to … Continue reading Review: Buy The Bag for St Oswalds Hospice – Newcastle upon Tyne

Battle of the Supermarket Cupcakes

'I'll never turn down a red velvet cupcake' - Shay Mitchell It's amazing how cupcake culture has taken over in the last few years in the UK. They've always been present in the states. I was accustomed to them when I lived on an army base when I was younger and the American kids would bring … Continue reading Battle of the Supermarket Cupcakes

Buying Clothes From China on Ebay – An Experiment

'I love shopping online for clothes, but only from places that I'm familiar with their sizing' - Brendon Urie It all started with my sudden need to own a yellow blazer. A blazer being something I consider a staple wardrobe item and with the summer at least trying to creep in, it stood to reason I … Continue reading Buying Clothes From China on Ebay – An Experiment

Stealing Style from the Rich and Famous

'Style is when they're running you out of town and you make it look like you're leading the parade.' - William Battie I have spent years of my life trying to convince myself of certain things; that I will one day marry Mark Owen from Take That, that my hair looks good in anything other … Continue reading Stealing Style from the Rich and Famous

February Very.co.uk Haul

'I'm a pretty big clothes horse. I shop for clothes constantly. I do so much shopping. I should go to Shoppers Anonymous' - Tiffani Thiessen Since changing jobs a few years ago and no longer working in the centre of town, the amount of clothes shopping I do on the internet has increased by about … Continue reading February Very.co.uk Haul

January’s Top Picks – The Month of French Fashion!

'Fashion is always of the time in which you live. It is not something standing alone. But the grand problem, the most important problem, is to rejuvenate women. To make women look young. Then their outlook changes. They feel more joyous' - Coco Chanel I think there must be something about French fashion that draws me in like … Continue reading January’s Top Picks – The Month of French Fashion!