Posts Tagged "Fashion"

New Dress! Emily and Fin at Kiki’s Boutique

Posted by on Jun 15, 2012 in Fashion & Beauty | 15 comments

Readers, I have a new favourite boutique for you to check out – and not only that, but a fabulous discount code for you too! Read on …   Kiki’s Boutique   Kiki’s Boutique has two gorgeous shops in Christchurch and Lymington, but also sell through their online store, which is brimming with all kinds of loveliness – from girly dresses to pretty jewellery to Father’s Day gifts. Everything is carefully chosen and sent beautifully packaged – I challenge you not to find at least one item you will love! My favourite is the Elsa Dress by Emily and...

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Introducing The Key: Pre-loved Clothing with a Purpose

Posted by on Jun 11, 2012 in Fashion & Beauty | 1 comment

A guest post by Stephanie Stanhope, with an introduction by Yours Truly I am giving up this week’s Magpie Monday slot to an amazing young lady who is doing something truly remarkable. Aged just 21, Ipswich-based Stephanie Stanhope has started her own business, The Key, which combines her two passions of fashion and charity. Selling items sourced from charity shops, Stephanie then gives back a percentage of her profits to a chosen charity, and uses her business to raise awareness. Over to Stephanie, who can tell you more about The Key concept and where it all began:   The Cause...

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Modern Looks From Vintage Finds

Posted by on May 30, 2012 in Fashion & Beauty | 0 comments

A guest post by Laura Clarke We all know that fashion is a fickle beast, one minute something is fashionable and the next minute it is not. With trends from bygone eras returning all the time why not instead try out some vintage fashion from ASOS Marketplace. Summer is very nearly here and the sun has finally come out so we are now getting round to thinking about our summer wardrobe. First thing on all our summer wish lists is always a great summer dress that will take us from day to night in an instant. This perfect aubergine pleated midi dress will do exactly that as it can be dressed down...

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Summer Handbags

Posted by on May 24, 2012 in Fashion & Beauty | 6 comments

Lovely readers, I need your help. Now that the sun has come out none of my handbags are ‘summery’ enough, and I’d like your advice on choosing one. I usually just use a tote or a canvas bag when it gets to summer, but this year I want a bag that is a little more ‘grown-up’. I like Radley handbags because their Scottie dog logo makes me think of my lovely sister’s dog, Monty (that’s both my sister and Monty who are lovely). The only problem is that searching their site has put me in a dilemma as there are too many pretty bags to choose from (and I...

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