Originality has never really been my thing.   I’m like a sponge; forever inspired by those around me and my style icons are legion! As a teenager my fashion inspiration came from my favourite indie rock bands – all military jackets and 70s dresses with a box cut fringe and chin-length bob.  In fact, I think I’m reverting back to…

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Have you heard about My Retro Closet yet?  If not, then you’ve been leaving under a cloud!   This amazing independent lingerie designer makes the cutest, flirty-ist, most playful vintage inspired lingerie that I’ve ever some across! I actually purchased this Joan Babydoll last year but have only just gotten around to sharing it, I actually bought it, loved it,…

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I love a full skirt – I realise that I have at least six in my wardrobe and yet still feel the need to buy more.   They’re one of the most versatile of items – wear them for work with a simple shirt or for the day with a chunky jumper.  Come the evening, wear them with a plunging body…

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It will come to no surprise to regular readers that I love the Playful Promises range – it’s is fashion forward, provocative, playful, sensual and (most importantly) it fits me! They’re one of the few ranges to do matching briefs and suspenders above a size 18 and they seem to be continuously expanding their range.   This month, they have expanded…

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Have you heard of Silly Old Sea Dog yet?  They’re kind of great – I featured them in my Party Wear look book last week  after managing to snap up their beautiful monochrome Santa print dress in an instagram sale earlier this year. Silly Old Sea Dog make playful 50’s inspired dresses in the quirkiest of materials.   All dress…

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