OOTD & FOTD: FABB Birmingham

Hi puddings What would a blogger event be without the compulsory outfit and face of the day posts? To celebrate me abandoning my usual vanilla scruffiness for the day, I thought a little post was in order about my day out at the FABB bloggers event in Birmingham – you can read about what happened on the day here. I saw a lot…

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Life, Lately #2

How are you coping with the colder weather and dark evenings? I’m quite a fan of autumn, there’s a lot of good things about it (hot chocolates, nice coats, wearing boots, falling leaves), but the short days are hard to deal with – its now dark when I get up and dark when I come home! Welcome to my second ‘Life, Lately’…

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TAG: Lipstick Addict

“Heels and red lipstick will put the fear of God into people.” – Dita Von Teese Amen to that. There’s something about lipstick that makes us girls feel more pulled together, more capable, and ready to conquer the world. It can be no coincidence that in times of recession, sales of lipstick go through the roof –  after all, there’s a reason its…

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Topshop The Foundation: An Honest Review

Despite the fact I recently found a holy grail foundation in the fabulous Urban Decay Naked Skin, of course I’m still curious about other products that can make my skin look good, especially when a favourite brand launches a new offering. So I recently tried Topshop Makeup Foundation, which is the first base offering from the high-street behemoth. I’ve said before how much…

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#FABBBirmingham outfit inspo

  #FABBBirmingham outfit inspo by msgsarah  This weekend, I’m off to the amazing #FABBBirmingham event at Alfie Bird’s. It’s the biggest event I’ve been to so far, and I’m super excited. I’ve heard so many positive things about their previous events. Some of my favourite ever bloggers are going along so I can’t wait to see them, plus a couple of new connections of…

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The Little Black Dress Challenge

Hello beauties! It might be a little early to mention the ‘C-word’ (I know, I know…) but my mind has very much turned to looking forward to the festive season lately. Maybe its because life hasn’t been that much fun around here, but I’m already looking forward to the release the festivities bring  – the parties, the drinking, the eating, the relaxation.…

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October Glossybox Review

Hello my lovelies Its been box city central round here lately with the October Birchbox unexpectedly arriving and, hot on its heels, the month’s offering from Glossybox. But, after a stellar September offering, Birchbox seem to have returned to their usual offering which doesn’t really wow me – on the whole I much prefer Glossybox. Would they keep their crown this month? First impression –…

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Avon’s Best Products: Revealed!

Exciting news my beauties, I’ve found someone in my office who does Avon, so of course I had to place a little order of some of my all time favourite products that they do. I have such a lot of love for Avon. My mum used to do it when I was little, and some of my earliest make-up memories are of…

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#FABBBirmingham: The Lowdown

This weekend saw FABB Events hit Birmingham and I was like a kid the night before Christmas. I knew it was going to be pretty spectacular, and a lot bigger than blogging events I’d been to before- with about 100 bloggers all converging on Alfie Birds in the Custard Factory  I was also looking forward to catching up with some of my blogging friends and also…

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OOTD: Autumn Haze

  This week, Seb and I have some time off booked. Its just a long weekend at home, but we’re both so exhausted by ongoing house dramas that its been a really vital opportunity for us to relax and enjoy some time together. On Friday, we decided to head into town to grab some lunch at Pilot. Its a fabulous new restaurant…

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