• February 19, 2016

    Try a bold lip or eye this weekend

    This is definitely the time to employ either the ‘bold eye or bold lip’. This statement simply makes it easier to make a decision on what you want to ‘pop’ – the eyes or the lips, but do not do both-that would be too overpowering. It’s a rule that I use regularly when trying different […]

  • February 19, 2016

    Five ways to get involved in London Fashion Week AW16

    London Fashion Week AW16 has officially started. If your invite to the front row is lost in the post, here are five other ways to get involved. 1. Get on Instagram, obviously Over 100,000 images were tagged #LFW on Instagram during fashion week last September, so there should be more than enough runway and street style […]

  • February 17, 2016

    AW16 collections at Pure London (And tips for a career in fashion)

    This week the leading fashion buying show Pure London returned for two days of new collections and insider advice on the fashion world. With collections from over 1,000 brands and designers on show, fashion buyers from stores like ASOS and Selfridges descend on the event every year to find the pieces they want in their stores. I went along […]

  • February 16, 2016

    5 ways to get your voice heard

    We’ve all experienced moments when we’ve needed to step up, play big and get our voice heard. Whether it’s to ask for that big promotion, give a presentation to senior management or speak up and share our views in meetings. For some of us, these experiences leave us feeling uncomfortable, overwhelmed and insecure. We may […]

  • February 15, 2016

    Being guilt-free (for a bit anyway)

    Back in January, I wrote about why we should make 2016 guilt-free. It was purely opinion-based – there was no research or experts backing it up because, well, permission about whether or not to take time out for ourselves shouldn’t come from a study, it should from us. So I felt it, believed it, wrote […]

  • February 11, 2016

    Playlists you need in your life

    Music is great. Whether you need a little motivation to get you out of bed on a Monday morning, a tune to get your heart pumping in the gym, or something calming so you can simply chill out on your living room floor, there’s a song out there and we’ve created three playlists full of […]

  • February 10, 2016

    Be your own admirer this Valentine’s Day

    This year Valentine’s falls on a Sunday. And what are Sunday’s made for? Resting. I am very much single. Unless I find the perfect guy on my four-hour commute to and from work, or my 20 minute break to Sainsbury’s to find out what soup is on offer – likelihood is, things aren’t going to […]

  • February 9, 2016

    10 Valentine’s Day picks to shop now

    Whether you’re heading out or staying in, Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse for something new. Here are our top picks from the high street.   Zoe Karssen heart tshirt, £88 at House of Fraser     Airtex stripe midi dress, £55 from Topshop     Sweetheart socks, £9 from White Stuff Silver heart keyring, £8 […]