YOU KNOW YOU’RE NO LONGER IN YOUR 20S WHEN…

Whilst bikini shopping, you opt for the one that hides more bum, rather than your usual look – the swimsuit your Mum held up and said: “Is this to be worn, or flossed with?” On Wednesday morning you Whatsapp your friend: You: I’m sooooooo hungover. Her: Haha oh really? Client drinks last night? You: No, I’m still suffering from […]

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GOOD READ: ESSENTIALISM – THE DISCIPLINED PURSUIT OF LESS

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” – it was this quote by Mary Oliver that struck me as I read Greg McKeown’s book, Essentialism – The Disciplined Pursuit of Less. A few months ago, I wrote a post titled A Simple and Extraordinary Life. In this […]

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DEBONAIR CHIC

I am going through a stage I like to call debonair chic. I’ve developed such an appreciation for once masculine clothing, made sexy. My current obsession being, the pinstripe blazer. It evokes imagery in my head of the sort of girl who owns this garment. She enjoys a minimal wardrobe full of good quality staples […]

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DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC?

Whilst sipping gin with a friend last week, she asked me the question I get frequently. Do you want to blog for a career? I replied that I honestly didn’t know. That I was still finding my message and so, I held back from giving this site my full devotion. That something about fashion blogging […]

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WIDE LEG OBSESSIONS

So, I’m having a wide leg pant obsession…and a neck scarf obsession…and an off-the-shoulder-anything obsession. How do you go back to restrictive, tight jeans after wearing what feels like satin pillow cases on your lower half all day. Also, my shoulders need to get out more. Nothing whispers summer like a dusting of tan along […]

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OUR WORLD IS IN PAIN

“Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Do not be afraid.” – Frederick Buechner Earlier in the year, I wrote this quote down on a piece of paper and kept it in a box beside my bed. I had just made a choice that I would find publications I trusted and start […]

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THE ELUSIVE WHITE BUFFALO

I knew a guy once who told me about the elusive white buffalo. When he said the words elusive white buffalo his voice would quieten – as though she was a truth that mere mortals had no capacity to understand. This, of course, would cause me to laugh loudly with delight every time he did […]

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LOVE & MARRIAGE

I’ve always felt conflicted around the idea of fate. Do we create our worlds, or are they mapped out for us. Are there truly no coincidences, or are we just stumbling around bumping in to life experiences and important people by chance. On Friday, I watched two of my close friends get married – and […]

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THIS WEEK

It has been a while since I posted an outfit, hasn’t it. I got a tad busy and lost my groove for a jiffy, but I’m back!! That statement was accompanied by a karate chop and a look of furrowed-brow determination… Also, for the last couple of days I’ve been hanging with Mum, who seems […]

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