I think it is nearly impossible to go all summer without a picnic, there is something special about getting all your friends and family together, packing up sandwiches and treats in a wicker basket and heading out into the countryside, or your back garden and having a giggle on a giant blanket. In an age where fast food and takeaway delivers are so easy, there is something special about a picnic, making all the little sandwiches, packing up a spread of nibbles to munch on throughout the day, and passing out the tiny plates and all sitting on the ground
Do you find that you have different uniforms you wear without realising for the different seasons? Like for winter, my go-to looks are all about chunky knits, skinny jeans and ankle boots, and when it comes to my summer uniform I generally go straight to my denim skirts and stripy tops. No matter the trends, some pieces in my wardrobe, I like to call them staples always comes out, no matter what, and the denim skirt is one of my ultimate summer staples that I wear on repeat. Denim generally features quite heavily in my wardrobe, whether that’s ripped skinny
SHOP MY SUMMER UNIFORM
I’m currently in the process of planning our big summer holiday, granted ours won’t be until October, in case you are wondering we are thinking of island hopping in Malaysia, but it got me thinking that I would probably need to stock up on holiday pieces now while they are in the shops, which of course led me to a huge shopping list, some of which are below as this week’s Friday Favourites. I’ve stuck with the essentials, everything you need really to enjoy a summer holiday by the beach – from the gorgeous straw bag that I can’t believe
OK, so I might be getting a little ahead of myself, possibly even jinxing us, but can we please all agree that this gorgeous summery weather means that we are finally going to get a great summer. I’m feeling all positive that this week’s Friday Favourites is dedicated to the 7 summer shoes that you are going to need. We have a new style from Converse, more feminine and in silver, we have the effortless cool flatform wedge, the classic espadrille sandal and there’s even a bedazzled pair of comfortable loafers in the mix. Basically, I’ve put a list of
Finally, the sun is shining and the weather is hotting up, just in time to enjoy your favourite ice-cream, I’m either a 99 Flake or Feast kind of gal, and it seems that the high street is having the same feelings, without the calories, as now you can enjoy a novelty clutch, a cool pair of shoes, and even a full-on embellished mini-dress inspired by your favourite ice-cream or lollipops in my latest shopping round-up.