When Helen met David Gandy, Amanda Holden and Paul O’Grady: Stars descend on Battersea animal charity gala for red carpet event



I love reading about celebs at red carpet events. Every minute detail of who was there, what they were wearing, who they were with, who they weren’t with and any pearls of wisdom they may impart before exposing any bits Continue reading

Flashback Friday: A sun-drenched summer holiday in Cornwall featuring vintage dresses, seafood and Cornish cider


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It’s official, winter’s here. Gone are the long, warm days and light nights,and now we’re contending with gloomy skies, plummeting temperatures and plenty of rain. Earlier this year I was busy plotting my next career move and transporting all my Continue reading

Weighty vintage matters: South London Vintage Kilo Sale by Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair set to land in Brixton


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As a relative newbie to the big city I’m still tentatively finding my vintage fashion feet. I’ve scoured many a Wimbledon and Wimbledon Village charity shop and unearthed some absolute beauts (pics to follow) but I’ve yet to immerse myself Continue reading

Mad for plaid: The day I introduced Vivienne Westwood into my wardrobe and fell in love


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A few weekends ago a friend of mine whispered in hushed tones that there was going to be a Vivienne Westwood warehouse sale. She’d managed to bag herself a ticket and wondered if I wanted to go with her. Like Continue reading

Sophisticated hen do celebrations featuring a V&A wedding exhibition, Mad Hatters afternoon tea… and a neon-themed roller disco


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Hen do. Two words that strike fear into the hearts of most women (and their other half). Whether it’s the prospect of being surrounded by lots of penis-inspired goodies, having to wear a costume for a themed do or any Continue reading