What to wear to a wedding as a guest is one of those tricky style questions we all go through. You have to consider so many things when putting together your wedding guest look, what’s the venue like, the atmosphere, will it involve a lot of dancing, tons of food, and will you need to walk from the ceremony to the reception, you know the important things, as well as what will everyone else be wearing. For me, I love the opportunity to get something a little different, while still being respectful to the occasion, as well as keeping to my personal style.
If I said to you that there was a secret English garden on London’s busiest shopping street, Oxford Street, would you believe me? Well, this is what’s hiding up on the rooftop of John Lewis. For the summer, the retailer has transformed its rooftop with beautiful flowers, hidden little nooks to watch the sunset, and even added a vegetable patch for its The Gardening Society pop-up concept, which will host three restaurants – The Dairy, B.O.B.’s Lobster and Shotgun. This place is a little slice of the countryside, designed by Tony Woods, a former RHS national young garden designer of the
I am finding it a little weird that my love for festive novelty jumpers isn’t being laughed at this year, rather than everyone feeling it is a little naff, it seems everyone is getting in on the act. A couple of weeks ago I shared the Net-a-Porter collection of designer Christmas jumpers, which I have to admit I am still thinking of splurging on, but I felt that I should look at more affordable options. I am a love of snowflakes, animals, snowmen and even Santa motif jumpers, and I have tracked down some beauties. I am loving that there are so many
I may have already had quite a lot of my Christmas presents early, with my new camera and fish tank, I know it isn’t even November yet, but hey that doesn’t stop me adding things to my wish-list especially when it comes to Barbie!! Exclusive to John Lewis in the UK, Holiday Barbie 2011 looks amazing in her one-shoulder floor-length emerald green gown embellished with gold embroidery and jewel accents. I completely love the colour and the shape of the dress with its golden lamé underskirt – this is one glamorous outfit. Completing her festive look are some glitzy dangling earrings, a very old-Hollywood glamour hair-do
I have been looking for a cute across the body handbag for a while and I might have just found one with this Fiorelli Waikiki Pouchy in Aqua. Only £35 from John Lewis and it also comes in Coral and Purple. Perfect size, quirky shape, tassle and chains – I’m sold!