books: the story of Unity Mitford

I’ve been a member of our local library since I was born. I think that once I’d actually burst into the world, I probably met…

flo and stan’s

Following on from the best tea and coffee joints in the land, I’m continuing my hometown-lovefest with the most colourful shop on the South Coast,…

found: what I always wanted

Someone told me the other day that it’s only ten weeks until Christmas (ten weeks! How has this happened? Isn’t it still Summer?!) which means…

the maxi skirt and the DIY jacket

I don’t know about you, but I’ve got a constant and evolving list of clothes I’m desperate to add to my wardrobe. Being reluctant to…

on blogging

I find the process of blogging a funny old thing; sometimes I feel like I have absolutely nothing of any value to say, and other…

vintage love: violet’s attic

If there’s one thing I love more in life than crafts and books, it’s got to be beautiful vintage clothes. I spend an awful lot…

the polka dot midi skirt and geek …

If you follow me on Twitter, you’ll have seen that I’ve been feeling a bit glum about buying clothes lately; the charity shops have been…