Knit happens: Novelty Christmas jumpers, tea pot cosies and a vintage-inspired poncho


Christmas pudding tea cosy

We’re now less than a month away from Christmas. This fills me with equal amounts of joy and worry. Yay for seeing the family, rocking a onesie and rummaging through endless boxes of chocolates, eek for doing all the things Continue reading

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

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

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

Fowey white vintage dress

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