Things We Love

A Beautiful Jacket From Joseph

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My wardrobe audit was interesting in that it turned up an unexpectedly high count on jackets…..26! Although I’ve got some lovely ones, I’m aware there’s a gap for a beautiful, classic blazer that would elevate jeans and a shirt/sweater to… Read More

A stylish dog walking jacket from Uniqlo

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High-performance outerwear thats waterproof, windproof, durable water-repellent and has stretch properties – what’s not to like. The Blocktech coat from Uniqlo includes seam sealant to keep wind and rain from penetrating the seams and is excellent for outdoor activities where… Read More

The Present Tree

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We loved this idea from The Present Tree, a mail order company that sends out small trees, beautifully wrapped and with full instructions for care, for any occasion. Including Christmas. You could gift a bay tree, or a wild pear,… Read More

Simplux Flameless Candle

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Candles are the best thing for creating that Hygge effect at home and I always have several burning in winter – even during the day. But occasionally I get slightly freaked out at the thought that I may have gone… Read More

Elemental Herbology

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Elemental Herbology is one of those skincare ranges that makes you feel good about yourself  – in that way that you feel when you’ve made a healthy vegetarian meal and not only is it good for you, it’s also delicious.… Read More

The Beauty Papers

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Attention beauty fans, there is a simply delicious new biannual beauty magazine just out called The Beauty Papers, which hopes to ‘take the chains off’ beauty imagery, leaving behind the ‘pseudo glamour masquerading as beauty’ we’re normally subjected to by… Read More

Perfume review: Alaïa by Alaïa

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Image of Mr Alaia, Patrick de Marchelier for Vogue It’s hard to believe this is Azzedine Alaïa’s first ever perfume in a world where every designer jumps on the money making fragrance bandwagon. But Alaïa isn’t your average designer, he… Read More