Versatile Springtime Fashion for Kids

Eliza Matilda Pose

Finally, the days are getting longer and it is starting to warm up a bit. It feels great. Pretty soon it will be possible to once again enjoy full family days out.  So, now is the time to start getting the kids to try on their warm weather clothing and take them shopping to fill in any gaps in their wardrobes. The right coat for the changeable weather It is still too warm not to wear coats, especially early in… Continue Reading “Versatile Springtime Fashion for Kids”

5 Tips to Achieve a Contemporary Style Kitchen

High Gloss Kitchen

When you know exactly what kind of kitchen style you want to go for, there are always lots of different directions you can go in order to achieve it. One of the hardest parts of designing your kitchen can be sticking to a plan and not getting carried away. It’s always better to start minimal and work your way to a character filled décor style, otherwise you may find yourself going to over the top and losing sight of the… Continue Reading “5 Tips to Achieve a Contemporary Style Kitchen”

How to dress your teen without blowing your budget!

Young Driver

I have got away with the whole fashion thing with Kian, until now! With Abbey and Callan they had a strong sense of their own style from the age of about 14 whereas Kian was happy to wear whatever we bought him but these days he knows what he likes and most importantly, what he doesn’t. The problem with fashion labels is that they cost a lot more, so gone are the days of buying half a dozen t-shirts in… Continue Reading “How to dress your teen without blowing your budget!”

Adapting Your Wardrobe to Suit Your Changing Figure

Swim

Getting older is not much fun, but it is a fact of life. Something none of us can avoid. We all age, and as we do, the way we look changes. One day, you feel fantastic in tight fitting clothing, the next you catch a glimpse of yourself in the mirror, and think ‘oh my goodness is that really me?’ When that happens you suddenly become more self-conscious, and start to feel a little less confident. Fortunately, once you get… Continue Reading “Adapting Your Wardrobe to Suit Your Changing Figure”

Hand Painted T-shirts from Sophia Oliver

Sophia Oliver

I like my children to dress as individuals and hate turning up to a party or day out and finding that there are three other children wearing exactly the same t-shirt as they are. Last month I was introduced to a fabulous range of beautiful hand painted children’s t-shirts by Sophia Oliver Design. Jana Liptakova is the lady behind the range and studied fashion at college in her home country of Slovakia before studying a degree in Fashion Design at Middlesex… Continue Reading “Hand Painted T-shirts from Sophia Oliver”