Pastel Pretty Coats for Autumn

I have been looking at coats for Autumn and bypassing the greys and the monochrome the blacks and the dark beige. Far too dreary for how i am feeling. I…

This Old Thing – falling in love with vintage clothes

I have always written about being thrifty, indeed on my other blogs baby budgeting, thrifty home and family budgeting I write only about being thrifty. It is in my nature…

4 Must Have Watches For Summer Through Autumn

Summer has come at last, and there’s no better way to celebrate than to bring in this season with a splurge on something that might turn heads and could last…

My Ascot Outfit

I last went to Ascot when I was about 12 years old. I remember it vividly . We got the train and it seemed such a very long way from…

Virtually Yours: Shopping for Shoes Online

There was a time when purchasing a new pair of shoes meant hopping in the car and heading to the department store. You had to deal with crowds and long…

Which of these perfect summer outfits do you prefer?

Have been looking for a perfect summer outfit  and have found two that I adore ! Which one do you prefer? I just cannot decide. My summer outfit from Zara…

A watch for every occasion

I would love a watch for every occasion. Some people see watches as purely practical and would never dream of having more than one or two. I tend to see…

Gorgeous Summer Scarves

There are some beautiful summer scarves around right now. I love scarves. They can jazz up the plainest outfit , hide split coffee or little kids grubby hand marks.They are…

Pretty Plus Size Dresses SS14

It isn’t always easy to find gorgeous plus sized dressed so I have been virtual shopping for you and picked out some beauties…. Pretty Plus Size Dresses SS14 by babybudgeting…

A Guide to Upcycling Your Old Jewellery

A Guide to Upcycling Your Old Jewellery Society in the 21st century is open to change. We’ve seen firsthand the destruction that our actions have caused and we’re looking to…

A tight spot: 5 of the best pairs of tights for spring

While tights can sometimes be a bit of an afterthought, they’re actually one of the hardest working items in our closets. They can make or break an outfit, they can…

How to Choose a Gift For Your Husband

Choosing gifts for friends and family is not always a simple task, particularly as people will tend to treat themselves if they really want something in particular. But, choosing an…

My Favourite Spring Coats

Crocuses are popping up everywhere and I have sprightly daffodils in the house. Spring MUST be round the corner! You still need a coat in Spring but my big cosy…

My watch collection

I am excited to show you my watch collection. I have a passion for watches and seem to have a watch for every occasion. These have been accumulated over years…

Yellow Shoes and the Spring Colour trends for 2014

I have been dreaming of a pair of yellow shoes. Colour chart courtesy of Pantone What do you think of the Spring Fashion colours predicted for 2014 ? Designers take…

Jacques Vert Stunning Winter Clothes

 short sleeve summer dress johnlewis.com dress johnlewis.com sheer chiffon top johnlewis.com embellished top johnlewis.com silver bolero jacket johnlewis.com coat johnlewis.com flared skirt johnlewis.com Jacques Vert flared skirt johnlewis.com Kate Spade…

Vegetarian Chelsea Boots

Vegetarian Chelsea Boots Patent Chelsea boots are a bit rock ‘n’ roll in my mind. They’re a classic style of shoe and are very long lasting, to be honest you…

How to try clothes on virtually

So have you ever wondered how to try clothes on virtually ? I am not the tallest and slimmest of ladies and getting clothes to fit me properly always requires…