Category Archive: Beauty

Your New Colour Palette Spring/Summer 2013 From Pantone

Greyed Jade, Monaco Blue and Poppy Red will be my colour choices for Spring/Summer 2013 thanks to Pantone’s fashion colour trend report.  The Fashion world is all a-buzz with the fashion week shows,… Continue reading

Revel In It: It’s Fun Being a Girly Girl

Last night I was filing my long nails into tapered points, painting them a shiny Ruby colour and sipping a Chamomile and honey tea while watching America’s Next Top Model and clipping beautiful… Continue reading

Want to be Glam with a Sweet Edge?…Pink Hair

By now EVERYONE knows about the pink hair trend…quickly turning into the ‘pastel hair’ trend.  It began, as all good trends begin, with a brave view ladies and gents who loved standing out… Continue reading

Ballgowns: Fashion’s Gift to the Princess Inside All of Us

I finally saw it!  The exhibition of my dreams… The V&A Museum has a beautiful, glamorous, painfully pretty exhibition on right now called Ballgowns: ‘British Glamour Since the 1950’. It takes a look… Continue reading

Shhhh Victoria’s Secret Has Been Revealed in London

Ladies and gentlemen, Victoria’s Secret has been unleashed on London.  A wave of pink and fierce femininity and sparkle and fun is upon us!  The latest American import to these shores opened last… Continue reading

This Weather Calls for a New Hat

With the weather in London showing us more ‘fall colours’ than summer, I’m feeling a bit film-noir.  I find myself waking up to stormy clouds and thinking of dark face-veils, black gloves and… Continue reading

My new obsession: Pinterest and ‘pinning’ things

I know I know it is so passe to say something is your ‘obsession’ or even to use french words, tout les moments when english ones will do.  *swoons onto the sofa with… Continue reading

Dita’s Scentsational Debut at Liberty

We’re about to get a little more glamour in the capitol!  Dita Von Teese is in town tomorrow (Apr 30) at Liberty to launch her perfume in the UK.  Thanks to the Cointreau… Continue reading

I Dreamed of Corsets

My corset arrived in the mail earlier this week.  I practically tore the box with my teeth I was so excited.  I’ve wanted to buy a proper corset and have been interested in… Continue reading

Beautiful Busts at the V&A

A worthy pastime I assure you!  I, after a long week of typing at a computer among other things, felt that a bit of relaxing creativity was needed.  I always head to my… Continue reading