Tea, cake and some quintessentially British Charity shop purchases

Like many other university students, I am currently experiencing the harrowing symptoms that stem from ‘The Dissertation’. Surrounded only by piles of books, notes and the blinding light from my Microsoft Word page I have at times felt as though I may suffocate under the weight of post-it-notes. Thankfully I am doing much of this from home, in Somerset, where…
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New Purchases – Going Monochrome

I am a big fan of black and white combinations! I cannot overstate enough how classic, polished and chic a simple monochrome outfit can be – especially when there’s a collar involved! These are my latest purchases which will become staple additions to my wardrobe! Colour block cambric dress – £18 I have far to many black and white peter…
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AUTUMN ESSENTIALS

Valentino Spring 2014 Couture

Valentino is the show I always look forward to the most and the elegance, grace and whimsical aura of the 2014 collection didn’t disappoint. Each dress was inspired by a classical opera with the opening dress emblazoned with notes from Giuseppe Verdi’s 1853 opera “La Traviata.” Designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli channelled theatrical narrative with magnificent workmanship as…
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Styling ‘Victoriana’ for FLUR MAGAZINE

Fashion photographer Vikky Ivie and I collaborated on a hauntingly poetic editorial for FLUR MAGAZINE. Victoriana is inspired by a bygone era where decadence, class and power were the social currency of the time. Despite the editorials name, when sourcing clothes and accessories I took influences from various periods throughout british history; tudor, victorian and edwardian. It was important to me…
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