Finishing Touches and why I can’t finish them..

Redecorating is hard graft. I recently discovered this when redoing our bedroom. My home felt like chaos for days as furniture scatted the hall way and then process seemed to be never ending it was always a case of oh we will need to replace this or this won’t match now. It is finally (after a few weeks and maybe a tantrum or two) taking shape and the idea I had in my head is coming to life, I love the way it is looking with the blush pinks and greys tying in beautifully. If you’re anything like me you’ll agree…

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Season Changes – Turning Autumnal

Although summer is my favourite season, autumn comes in as a close second and is definitely my favourite in terms of colour’s and styling. I love the warmth of autumn, seeing those earthy tones all around, being able to layer up, lighting candles in the evening’s and getting cosy under piles of huge blankets. My bedroom has recently undergone a little bit of a make over – at long last. On the walls we went for a pale pink that has a nice grey under tone to it. I love this shade; I am someone who usually steers away from colour…

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Top Tips for Wannabe Wine Connoisseurs

So you think you know a lot about wine? Hopefully you’ll learn a thing or two from this article. Being a wine connoisseur requires sharp senses as well as an informed mind. To be a true expert, you have bridge the gap between theory and practice and learn a little about everything concerning the wonderful world of oenology. Whether you want to gauge your wine knowledge or learn some new tricks, you should enjoy the following pointers. The Most Popular Wine Related Smartphone App If you haven’t tried the app that’s taken the wine world by storm, it’s called Vivino then…

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August Favourites..

With August now behind us, we are heading full force into September so I have some favourites to share with you! I am constantly trying out new products and have a bad beauty buying habit but hey ho! There seems to be a strange moisturiser theme going on in this months favourite’s. Oddly they’re all just products I have tried in the last couple of months and cannot stop reaching for. My gorgeous new gazelles – I am so obsessed with these! Super comfy and the look great with just about anything! I talked about the St.Tropez gradual tan in a recent…

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Fake tan for fair skin…

Fake tanning when you have fair skin can be risky business. It is something that is so easy to get wrong and believe me when I say, in the past I had had my share of disasters. As I have gotten older I have learnt to embrace my fair skin a little more and I know what works for my skin to hopefully avoid those tanning blunders. I am not huge on laying out in the sun for hours for 1 I get bored and 2 I do worry about the damage and ageing effects of the sun. Saying that…

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