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beauty spot: summer holiday essentials

beauty spot: summer holiday essentials

Summer holiday season is upon us so I thought it was a good time to share my summer beauty essentials. Whether you’re splashing in the surf, lazing by the pool or strolling around an exotic village, there are a few things every girl needs to […]

in the news: farewell robin williams

in the news: farewell robin williams

Today the world lost a star so bright and full of life that it’s hard to believe. And while on the outside, Robin Williams was brimming with humour and warmth, we learn today that inside he may have been losing a battle.

in the news: buy victoria beckham’s clothes

in the news: buy victoria beckham’s clothes

Victoria Beckham has teamed up with The Outnet for the mother of all sales – which makes sense, given the proceeds will be going to charity mothers2mothers! That’s right, Mrs Beckham has selected over 600 pieces from her personal wardrobe to auction on 20-25 August, […]

monthly favourites: july

monthly favourites: july

Fashion: I hit the sales hard this month but my favourite purchase is actually something I bought full-price (quelle horreur!) I am completely smitten with Anthropologie’s Tenaya Jumpsuit (1). It’s so cute and comfortable, perfect with flat sandals during the day or with heels for […]

work out: sleek technique

work out: sleek technique

Confession time: I’ve never been one for working out. But last year, I was involved in a nasty crash on the slopes that saw me blow out my knee. In the months of recovery that followed, I found that one of the best things for […]

lusting for: mayacamas maxi dress

lusting for: mayacamas maxi dress

I’ve just come back from a week in New York and while I manage to considerably grow my closet while I was there, one item continued to elude me. Anthropologie’s Mayacamas Maxi Dress was sold out in my size in every store in town and […]

beauty spot: french pharmacy favourites

beauty spot: french pharmacy favourites

I love French pharmacies and when I was in Paris this week, I couldn’t resist stocking up on all my favourite products. While I prefer browsing charming corner pharmacies, this time I was on a mission so I went to the big CityPharma in Saint-Germain. […]

in the news: barbie joins linkedin

in the news: barbie joins linkedin

It seems Barbie is not content with ruling the toy boxes of girls the world over – now she wants to take over the corporate world! As part of her newest career, Entrepreneur Barbie has joined career networking site LinkedIn. It seems she’s just launched […]

in the news: julian assange hits the catwalk

in the news: julian assange hits the catwalk

Julian Assange is… a model? That’s right, the Wikileaks founder is going to make his catwalk debut for Ben Westwood (son of Vivienne, that is) during London Fashion Week in September. Of course, that means the show has to take place within the walls of […]

monthly favourites: june

monthly favourites: june

Fashion: I am completely in love with my new Karen Millen dress (1). It’s currently on sale and still available in most sizes as I write, both from Bloomingdale’s and also from Selfridges (which ships internationally – bonus points!). At £110, it’s a bargain for […]

2013 in review: movies

2013 in review: movies

I have to admit that I’ve made far fewer trips to the cinema this year than I would have liked, as you can probably tell by the distinct lack of reviews posted. One of my new year’s resolutions is actually to get back into watching […]

friday film: happy

friday film: happy

I love the concept of Pharrell’s new music video – it’s 24 hours of random people dancing down the street to his new song, Happy. Fortunately, it’s the kind of song you can listen to again and again, and it’s just so… happy! There are […]