Style file: Summer style for grey weather

There’s always that time, where summer is meant to have arrived, and yet its still cold, windy and rainy outside. You’re stuck wearing your winter clothes, whilst the magazines and shops are full of pretty summer dresses, shorts, sandals and bikinis!  So if you’re not prepared to maybe lose some limbs to frostbite (maaaybe a slight exaggeration there, but its…
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Recipe // Jubilee Celebration cake

Congrats to the Queenie! Jubilee weekend is here! Its funny how nostalgic us brits can become with a few waves of the flag and some bunting! We all pull out the sponge cakes and Pimms in an instant. So, a celebration weekend calls for a good old celebration cake! If you’re stuck for a great recipe, this is my favourite…
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style // Dots and Stripes

After I handed in all my essays, Lola, Fikki and I went for a delicious afternoon tea at Harvey Nichols – they are doing a special menu inspired by the new Jo Malone Plum Blossom Fragrance this month and it seemed like a perfect thing to do together, especially as we will all be going our separate ways soon. For…
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DIY: Faux fur vest

I have got a serious obsession with faux fur at the moment. I think Alicia is mainly responsible for this! She has some incredible coats and collars and I always want every one. So the last few months I have oohed and aahhed over all the gorgeous faux fur vests that there are in the shops and that I’ve seen…
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Recipe // healthy kale and tortellini soup

Who doesn’t love a steaming bowl of soup? I have soup all the time- thick and chunky for those cosy winter evenings, heinz cream of tomato for a nostalgia kick, or an infinite variety of broths that you just know are good for you. Plus most the time, it can be made with leftovers from your fridge and cupboards. What…
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