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Bao Buns at Yuu Kitchen, London*

Whenever I’m dining out (a.k.a always, ‘cause have you tried my cooking??) I try to visit somewhere new and, ideally, independent. So with an open invite to the newly opened Yuu Kitchen, I grabbed my gal Karis from Shy, Strange, Manic and headed to check it out. A nosey at the menu was enough to get […]

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OOTD: Flowers and Frills

Forget double denim, I’m on a double frill hype. And what better way to show them off than with a wander around Camden, with town houses and fresh flowers for props. Whilst I’ve been busy picking up Autumn style essentials, a few pieces more suitable for sunnier climates happen to have sneaked into my wardrobe… […]

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Press for Champagne at Bob Bob Ricard

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my twenties, it’s that I absolutely, unequivocally NEED a press for champagne button. So I went in search of one and discovered my spiritual home. Oh, and the foods pretty good too…

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A New Way of Cooking with Chocolate…

With a new Hotel Chocolat cookbook on the way, a night of cocktails, catch ups and chocolate inspired dishes were on the menu for Emily (the gorgeous Auburnantics) and I. Upon arrival we were greeted with Pretty in Pink Prosecco based cocktails and the promise of some seriously scrumptious samples. First up on the to-do […]

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Dreams Punta Cana Caribbean Getaway*

It’s taken me quite some time to get over the fact that I can’t just live in Dreams Punta Cana forever. I spent ten nights there last year and never wanted to leave. I’d just gotten my go pro which I was so excited to use, more so than my camera. I really wish I’d snapped […]

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LFW Body Shaming and what’s wrong with #skinnybirdwatching.

Currently I’m picturing the people behind the idea rubbing their hands together at all the press coverage coming their way. #Skinnybirdwatching will probably be trending by lunch time. But acting on the assumption the all coverage is good coverage is wrong. I don’t ordinarily shop with Taking Shape UK, but if I did, it would […]

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Jo Malone Haul and New Release

As a brand, Jo Malone is not normally somewhere I shop. It’s a little pricey and I am supposed to be a student after all, which doesn’t generally mean spending £40 on a candle is acceptable. But sometimes in life, you need to do just that.

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The Company Magazine Style Blogger Awards 2014 with Missguided!

So I’ve been pretty excited about the Company Style Blogger Awards since I found out I’d been shortlisted a while back for best personal style newcomer. Plus, any excuse to get dressed up and have a pamper is fine by me. I Instagrammed my whole day – you can check it our HERE – but […]

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Chocolat Heaven.

Last night was date night. I’m snowed under with work right now so it was lovely to take a few hours off to spend with my lovely other half. So I got dolled up and we headed to Roast and Conch, the Hotel Chocolat restaurant. Here’s what I wore: Jacket: Topshop (past season) Silk Slip: […]

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Aspinal of London Mothers Day Gift Guide

Mothers day is almost upon us. From breakfast in bed to relaxing spa days, it’s the perfect opportunity to treat the loveliest lady in your life! And it doesn’t have to cost the world. Still panicking about what to buy? I’ve got the perfect Mothers day gift list from one of the classiest British brands, Aspinal […]

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