A Little Bit Dotty with Dolly & Dotty! *

It is no secret that I am a sucker for a vintage style dress, so when I kept seeing Dolly & Dotty popping up all over my social media newsfeed, and seeing they went up to a size 24, you can imagine how ecstatic I was when they agreed to send me something to review! I was asked to give them a couple of styles I particularly liked, one of which was the Evelyn, and I was particularly drawn to[Read more]

Trinkets Jewellery #realwomen Campaign

I wouldn’t normally like the term “real women”, in my mind ALL women are real women, but I will now explain what I really liked about this particular campaign. I was drawn to the fact that Fiona, the brains behind Trinkets Jewellery is using women like me, you, and her over there to advertise her products.  She isn’t using models, photoshopped, and giving an unrealistic view on how we should look…. She is using all shapes and sizes, us! Read a bit[Read more]

Fashion Icons: Penelope Garcia from Criminal Minds

So, if you know me or maybe follow my Instagram updates (see link at the bottom of this post if you don’t already follow but want to), you may already be aware that I absolutely love the Character Penelope Garcia from Criminal Minds.  I am slowly trying to turn myself into our offices very own Penelope Garcia, and with styles like this, is it any wonder…. So, today I am channelling my inner Baby Girl, AKA the amazing Penelope Garcia…… Dress – Joe[Read more]

Passionate About Panache *

Like many of us, I have struggled for years on and off to find the perfect fitting bra.  One that gave me both support and comfort almost seemed non-existent.  It is important to regularly check out your measurements, as one day you may find a bra that is perfect for you, but we change shape for many reasons over the years, so what was once perfect may not be at a later point.  It is also important to remember that[Read more]

Bra Humbug – It's Time to Trade In Your Bra! Simply Be Campaign

I was recently contacted by Simply Be and asked if I wanted to take part in their most recent campaign which, with the time of year, had very aptly called Bra Humbug.  They pointed me in the direction of their most recent blog post, here, and boy, did this ring true with me on so many levels!  So I thought I would take part and talk to you about my bad habits when it comes to my bras! I would[Read more]