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February City Break

February City Break

A Whistlestop Visit to Clerkenwell and Faringdon Last year, the fabulously stylish Suzanne Delahunty did a travel blog on Clerkenwell and Faringdon, it looked fascinating and I made a mental note to go and visit the places she recommended. Unbeknown to me, my daughter...

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Have you shopped at Chico’s yet?

Have you shopped at Chico’s yet?

Feel-good glamour from somewhere a bit different... I have been a shopper at Chico's since being introduced by my glamorous sister in law, who lives in Miami. This shop is aimed at women aged 45 +.  I often find that their fabrics wash well (I really do sound like my...

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My Favourite Shoes, Summer Edition

My Favourite Shoes, Summer Edition

Hello Loverrr (Carrie Bradshaw’s reaction to a beautiful pair of shoes in an episode on Sex and the City) Although I am not THAT mad about shoes, I’m probably close. I claim it’s not my fault, I’m the daughter of a shoemaker and had my first bespoke pair at 8 years...

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What I Wear On Holiday

What I Wear On Holiday

South of France edition! I have to say that I find dressing for hot weather difficult. It depends on your destination really. The USA I find is generally very casual but the Cote D’Azur is definitely not! My problem is, I don’t like baggy clothes and I look awful too...

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The Big Little Fashion Show

The Big Little Fashion Show

My review of a glamorous evening! On Wednesday evening, my sister Jane and I ventured over to Hedsor House in Buckinghamshire for The Big Little Fashion Show 2019. Although Hedsor is only 15 Miles from where I live, this was my first visit. Hedsor dates all the way...

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Q&A with Avril

Q&A with Avril

Get to know me... Q  Why did you decide to do a blog? It was my daughters' confidence in me that spurred me on to do this. They even gave me a blog design package for my 60th birthday.    Q  What can you offer? Well, I have a lot of experience at getting dressed!...

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John Lewis personal styling session

John Lewis personal styling session

Can someone shop better than me?!  Although I suppose this is technically my 2nd blog post, (The Q&A was my first) this feels like my inagural one. I feel like I have far too much to say for myself (I can hear my mum’s voice) and I had trouble deciding which one...

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