A Summer of Education

I've been fortunate enough to spend this Summer working with London College of Fashion and Central Saint Martins at their summer schools, teaching students from all over the world about fashion marketing, communications and design principles.  It's been a wonderful experience, lot of hard work (hence why I've not blogged for a while) and I'm now left feeling inspired, enriched and ready for my Summer holiday!

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Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

Come with me as I review my visit to the V&A in London where I attended the Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion exhibition.  Get an insight into the Couturier's mind and influence over today's modern fashion world.

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Fathers Day Gift Guide 2017

Look no further for this year's Father Day gift inspiration.  I've got a huge mix of ideas from fashion and beauty to food & drink gifts, ideas for new daddies, unique treats and even a couple of options under £10.  Check it out...

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Festivals Style Guide 2017

As we head towards the height of the British Festival season, I've put together a style guide on what to wear and what to take to get the most out of your festival experience, guiding you through this year's key trends, suggestions on what to buy and from where plus my advice on what to take as essential kit!

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Every Day in May: Beauty Week: Birchbox Review - May 2017

Here's the May edition of my very pretty marble Birchbox with a full review of the products I received - what I loved, what I liked and what I wasn't convinced by.  Read on to find out more...

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Every Day in May: Beauty Week: My Favourite Store

Cult Beauty is the ultimate online destination for beauty fans.  Not only does it have an  amazing product selection but it's also a great user experience.  Read on  to  find out why I am hooked on Cult  Beauty...

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Every Day in May: Beauty Week: My Beauty Wishlist

I love reading about and discovering new products.  I subscribe to a number of beauty  blogs, read far too many monthly magazines and enjoy browsing stores checking out what is new.  I am however quite considered with my purchases so I manage this by keeping a 'Beauty  Wish List' - read on to find out what I'm lusting after at  the moment...

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Every Day in May: Beauty Week: My Current Skincare Routine

More complete and utter delights from the high street today in the form of skincare.  I've had to completely overhaul my products since the weather changed snd my skin has gone from dry to combination.  These products have really impressed me so read on to find out more...

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Every Day in May: Beauty Week: Great Eye Products

Continuing in my affordable makeup series, today's post is all about my choices for great eye products.  Featuring a lovely new shadow palette, a brow pencil, a classic kohl liner, a liquid liner and a liner with a twist...! 

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