What Christmas means to me

The most precious part of Christmas, for me, is love. The love I feel for my family and friends is one of life’s joys all year round, but I get particularly mushy around this time of year. It’s a side effect of the holidays, which allow time for reflection before… View Post

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

As it’s Christmas Eve, I thought I’d share some of my favourite tree decorations with you – they pretty much sum up my idea of Christmastime: traditional yet magical. Not much more is to be said, as I’m enjoying the festivities rather than blogging about them…. But I wanted to… View Post

Christmas Sparkle

  Christmas is the perfect excuse for all things sparkly, right? This party season I’ll be wearing bling jewellery (layered up and unapologetic, most likely during the day, and over a cosy knit), fluttering my eyelashes to reveal black, glittery eyelids (unexpected but fabulous for the office Christmas lunch) and carrying glitzy… View Post

Fashion Road Test: Christmas Party LBDs at Overgate

  After having such fun working with Overgate on the AW14 coats review, I was delighted when they asked me to visit again, this time to try out Overgate‘s best Christmas partywear. The festive social scene is lots of fun but it’s also really busy and pretty exhausting, so you want outfits that are easy to… View Post

Dundee Shines

I love Christmastime, but I must admit I don’t agree with Christmas starting too early. Last month (yes, October) I heard Christmas music playing in the shops (I know you want to know – it was East 17’s Stay Another Day). For me, this was far too soon – Halloween… View Post