keratase Soleil

Last Summer my hair resembled an extra from the programme Benidorm - all frazzled and brittle.  This year I have taken precautions!  I had a keratin treatment done before I left to take the worst of the frizz away and loaded up on proper products to


There are some lovely pieces hitting the shops  which are perfect to pick up now and show off your Summer glow. Be quick as the good ones are selling out fast. You can find them all on my WEAR WHAT I WEAR section of the blog which I update regularly. 

Caramel One shoulder cotton dress

Ladies, look out for cheesecloth on your travels this Summer. If you find a something in the fabric, grab it as it is the perfect material to wear in the heat. It is lightweight and it doesn't show any creases, you can throw it in the washing machine


I have been trying to articulate where I currently am with my fashion and ASOS Marketplace has helped to crystalize it for me this year.  It has been a bit of a process and I do sometimes lapse but I am now trying to really BUY BETTER.

Not spend

wardrobe classics baner

Once people find out I am a blogger, the question I get asked the most is 'what should they buy to update their wardrobe'?

Being in your 40's is a tricky time; you don't want to look too 'oldest swinger in town' but you also don't want to fall into

natura Bisse Extreme Mask

Over the years I have tried so many masks promising to lift, and give you that instant glow, however, most of the time regardless of how much you spend, they really don't make much of a difference and are a total waste of money and time.  This year


I have held my nerve and it is now time to buy.  The sales are at 70% to 80% off and there are some amazing bargains to be had.  I am looking for more classic pieces that I can wear in Autumn too as these are the ones no-one is looking at and you

Perfect Beach Shirt

The older I get, the less sophisticated my cover-ups become.  Experience has taught me that in the heat anything that is not cotton just doesn't work.  I have been in Marbella for a few days now and the lighter the item of clothing the better.


Summer make up over 40

The hotter it gets the less make-up I wear, but I still need a bit of coverage, and with loads of great nights planned in Marbella, St. Tropez and Mykonos, I need a bit of va va voom.  I want to look sunkissed and bronzed not shiny and flustered.