how to elbow patches!

Elbow Patches and New Buttons I’ve noticed that a lot of the shops at the minute have cardigans with elbow patches on them, which retail for around £12 – £15. Which is far too expensive in my eyes! So I took it upon myself you make my own. Here’s how I made it: Step One – Find an old cardigan …

outfit post!

denim shirt, pink top – charity shop, skirt – primark (ebay), necklace – primark, leggings – george at ASDA, boots – necklace Total Outfit Price: £15.50 I went to to the cinema to see War Horse, it was amazing go see it if you haven’t! I wore this little outfit. Today’s weather is just miserable! I want it to be …

outfit post!

dress, shoes – notting hill (everythings £5), stockings – charity shop, belt – poundland, necklace – avon Total Outfit Price: £16.12 Today’s on the town for around £20 was meant for last week but due to train delays I got home a lot later than I had planned. So I saved it for today instead. I love this dress. Perfect for …

my week!

My week Saturday: I went to London Fashion Weekend. Which was amazing. Click here to see my post! Sunday: Spent the day recovering from LFWEnd, looking at my goody bag etc. Monday: Mr Swan and I celebrated being together for 3 years! We had a lovely night in. He got me the Lady Gaga book. Tuesday: Spent all day at …

how to hair!

 How to hair! Topknot Time taken: 10 minutes Difficulty: 2/5 I love a topknot, perfect for when your hair isn’t looking it’s best. I discovered a new trick on Hellogiggles.com. Instead of using a hair doughnut you can finally put a use to all the odd socks you have lying around. Here’s how I created the look. Find a odd …

make up review!

 YSL Touche Eclat RRP £25.00 I was really happy when I found that I had a free sample of Touche Eclat. It’s something that I wanted to try forever and I finally got my chance. But unfortunately I don’t think it lived up to the high expectations I had. Don’t get me wrong, the coverage is good but I …

recent purchases!

necklace – Poundland £1 feather double ring – poundland £1 rocking horse necklace – primark £2 block heel shoe – shoe zone £5.59 I’m far too tired out from uni to post outfits pictures. So I decided to photograph my recent haul. I knew poundland sold jewellery but I always presumed that it was tacky or for children. But when …

independent tuesdays!

This weeks feature is the quirky Clotique! I asked Clotique five questions. Describe Clotique in 3 words. Funky, Fun and unique How did you become interested in making jewellery/accessories?I became interested in making jewellery and accessories when I stumbled upon Etsy.com. It was during the summer holidays, and you get bored with having nothing to do. I had around 2-3months …

outfit post!

top – new look, skirt, shoes – peacocks, belt – primark, tights – charity shop Total Outfit Price: £27.20 I styled this little outfit up for my date tonight with Mr Swan. We’ve been together 3 years so we have decided to celebrate by either going out for Chinese or staying in with Chinese, we’ve not decided yet. I’m still …

London Fashion Weekend!

dress, cardigan – George @ASDA, necklace, tights, bag – primark, boots – new look Total Outfit Price: £40.00 Yesterday I went to London Fashion Weekend. It’s a taste of London Fashion Week with shopping, beauty events etc at Somerset House. You pay a reasonable price to get in, catwalk and goody bag. I also ended up getting a free gift …