Boho is back at H&M – if it ever went away…

hm boho

You may be forgiven for thinking boho is so 2004 or perhaps you’d say ‘Sienna, who?’, but thanks to the likes of Isabel Marant influencing the high street, that bohemian vibe is well and truly here this season and working its way into our summer staples. You can hold the tiered maxi skirts, skimpy vests […]

Quick fix under £50 | F&F scuba skirt

quick fix £18 F&F scuba skirt

Today’s quick fix under £50 is just right for working mamas; the office-staple pencil skirt is brought right up-to-date thanks to F&F at Tesco. Not only is this skirt in the fabric of 2014 (scuba), it has a digital, mirrored floral print (so current) and it’s in black and white with a pop of neon […]

Ten of the best slogan tops (and what they should really say!)

10 best slogan tops

After a couple of quiet weeks here online with a mini-break from blogging I’m back and full of stylish posts to take us through into summer.  Because it is just round the corner isn’t it? [insert wishful thinking here!] While we wait for those hazy summer days, if there’s anything you’d like to see more […]

Mama and me | Yellow stripes

mama and me | petit bateauyellow stripe

Most mini-me looks featured here involve mother/daughter outfit inspiration but fear not, mums of boys, because today I bring something just for you – though it’s pretty unisex and I may just pinch this idea for me and my girls! Essentially it’s a jeans, tee and trainers look but has the seasonal twist of a […]

Mama and me: shoes for Mother’s Day

Clarks ss14 platform

You can’t possibly have missed the fact that this Sunday is Mother’s Day and you’ve probably been bombarded with gift guides for your own mum or to pass on to your offspring – or rather your other half! – circling your lust-haves. Unwrapping something new is all well and good but what we really want […]

Skater shoes: High Street vs. Designer

skater shoes

Listen, can you hear that?  That is the sigh of relief from fashionistas everywhere as they slip their stiletto-fatigued feet into this season’s style saviour.  Yep, another flat shoe is having a fashion moment and this time it’s the skater shoe that’s given a sartorial makeover. Of course the best thing about this latest must-have […]

4 ways to wear pastels & denim with George

pastel denim george asda

It’s been a while since we had a look at what the supermarket clothing lines have to offer and as the spring season is in full swing (in the shops at least, if not consistent with the weather!) what better time to pick up a few wardrobe updates and make that weekly shop feel less […]

Spree vs. Steal: Floral sweaters

spree steal floral sweater

Floral front sweaters; an easy way to add interest to a casual day look, without sacrificing comfort.  But which would you choose? 1.  Warehouse, £20  2.  J Crew, £118 For other Warehouse sizes try Debenhams and House of Fraser Love the look but fancy something darker?  Take a look at these… 1. Warehouse, £20 2. […]

Quick fix under £50 | M&S block-heel sandals

quick fix £49.50 m&s sandals

Earn fashion brownie points this season with Marks & Spencer’s bright blue, perspex heel sandals.  Made in super soft suede with foot-friendly Insolia soles to evenly distribute your weight for comfort, what’s not to love? Wear with slim trousers or a full skirt and team with yellow for a real style statement.  They are also […]

Mama and me: spring casual

mama and me Kin jacket

For a fresh, spring look, team a block-colour jacket with florals and this season’s must-have slip-on skater shoe in gold. Mini fashionistas will love the glitter on these Monsoon Kids shoes and the perforated version for women from Hush dress down the smart jacket for mum-duty.  Want to get your cost per wear down?  This […]