Makeup Questions

  I saw this absolutely yonks ago on Zoes blog, and realised I had a half completed draft that I forgot about, clearly! How often do you wash your face? If I’m 100% honest every 2nd day. Before you go URGH, I have a bath every other day and wash it then, on the other days I use a makeup…

In which I think about fashion part 5

[part 1 & part 2 & part 3 & part 4]  21. Something that you only wear around the house This is what I look like about 3.5 minutes after entering the house after work. Scuse the funny face 22. Something you only wear in the summer. Denim shorts, from Gap. This is as ‘jean’ as I get. A Summer…

In which I am fed up with rain!

     Dress: F21. Belt: Primark. Cardi: who knows? I wore this to work last week. It cheered me up slightly in the pouring, incessant rain we’ve been having down here! Saying that the sun is vaguely trying to peep out of the cloud as I type this, but more rain is forecast for the rest of this week so yay.…

In which I need your help!

    So I bought a wedding dress. It was kind of an impulse buy. It was 20% off, but it was still £150 over my very minimal budget for a dress. The dress is lovely, and bar having to lose my rather rounded belly in 6 months I like it. BUT (always a but!) I cant decide if I…

Norfolk Broads #2

you can see the first photo diary of my trip here   Potter Heigham          An actual real life Heron!           Irstead

In which I don’t get blown up

    Dress – Peacocks, Shoes – New Look My new favourite dress (partly because it is a size 8 and I am not a size 8 actually) but it ties at the back, with fairly flattering gathering at the front, and I love dresses with long sleeves because you don’t need a cardigan to keep your arms warm in…

A literary Q&A

  The lovely Sally tagged me to do this post… so here goes!   The Rules: 1. Post these rules 2. Post a photo of your favourite book cover 3. Answer the questions below 4. Tag a few people to answer them too 5. Go to their blog/twitter and tell them you’ve tagged them 6. Make sure you tell the…

Wedding Wonders #2

Bouquets, from the extremely extravagant to the petite posies… There are just so many to choose from! I cant decide what I want. To be honest I am kind of tackling this tiny little decision first so avoid bigger ones (how are we going to make the seating plan so that each of our divorced sets of parents don’t have…

In which I climb a gate

[scheduled to post Saturday, didn’t! rescheduled to post Sunday, didn’t. manually posted. BLOODY BLOGGER!] mid gate-climb Jumper: Primark, Dress: Newlook, Leggings: Primark, Scarf: borrowed (but handmade!)   (excuse the spotty fuzzy socks, they were the only ones I brought so I had to go buy some the  next day!) birds & cherry blossoms! this dress is one of my favs! more of a…

Norfolk Broads #1

   Horning      Trees in Salhouse    Ranworth & view from the top of the Church Norwich City Centre  

In which I DIY–T shirt

the easiest DIY in the worrrrrld Take 1 T shirt & a pair of scissors. (I used a male L t shirt) Lay it flat   Fold the sleeve over on its self, then once more to same width as the sleeve (Does that make sense?!) this helps you know where to cut Cut in a curved line from where…

Fashion Questions #4

[part 1 & part 2 & part 3]  16. You and someone wearing matching clothes These are the only two occasions I can remember! 17. An article of clothing that you made or altered This black shirt/dress thing from H&M was lined at the top as well as under the skirt. I removed the body lining so I can wear…