My Favourite Fashion Films No.2

June 2, 2009

The Devil Wears Prada (2006) In New York, the simple and naive just-graduated in journalism Andrea Sachs (Anne Hathaway) is hired to work as the second assistant of the powerful and sophisticated Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep), the ruthless and merciless... Read More

Up/Down

June 2, 2009 — 1 Comment

Going up… The prospect of waddling round the shops this afternoon with my sister. I feel the need for some retail therapy, even if it’s only a small dose because that’s all I can manage! My boyfriend bringing me pain... Read More

My Favourite Fashion Films No.1

June 1, 2009

Funny Face (1957) Fashion photographer Dick Avery (Fred Astaire), in search for an intellectual backdrop of an air-headed model, expropriates a Greenwich Village bookstore. When the photo session is over the store is left in a shambles, much to salesgirl... Read More

The product I can’t live without….

May 31, 2009 — 2 Comments

This is my ‘holy grail, can’t-live-without, one thing I’d take to a dessert island’ skincare product. It is also by far the most expensive item in my skincare routine, 50ml sets me back a whopping £48.94. The Origins website says... Read More

Quads and Quints

May 31, 2009 — 1 Comment

I am constantly drawn to the beautiful array of quads and quints that the beauty counters offer up to us. Why? Because I’m a sucker for the beautiful packaging they always seem to be encased in and I love experimenting... Read More

My Beauty & Style Icons No.3 and No.4

May 31, 2009 — 1 Comment

The Blondes… Grace Kelly Classic Kate Hudson …. and contemporary. I loved Kate Hudson in the recent chick flic ‘Bride Wars’. Her wardrobe and make-up were immaculate. The make-up she wore for the wedding at the end was gorgeous. I’d... Read More