Category archives: On a Budget

  • Leggings Leggings Leggings

  • People always want to know where I get my leggings from, so I’ve compiled a nice comprehensive list of my favourite brands. I always go for warmth in winter, avoiding cold shiny fabrics unless they’re lined, and then cropped in the summer. I need a high waist (and preferably with a panel) to hold my[...]
  • Finishing Touches

  • Add colour and instant drama to a bland outfit with an awesome accessory. Layer statement necklaces and chunky bracelets over a plain dress to refresh, modernise.. and make it look more expensive! There are plenty of cheap options on the high street, Asos are going full glam while Zara are doing an[...]
  • Denim

  • Denim skirts are back this summer in a big way. Easy and casual like our trusty old cut-off shorts, but fresher and a lot less tramp like. Bare legs are essential, with an ironed white tshirt and chunky Swedish Hasbeen sandals. Layer up with plain cashmere and a leather jacket. Avoid the Britney cir[...]
  • Leather Lover

  • Leather is ideal for this time of year, worn not too tight so you can still get a jumper underneath. Love this bomber shape from Whistles (£350). Navy takes the rockstar edge off it and is easier to style with summer bright prints. This faux leather cropped biker from Zara (£40) is also ticking lots[...]
  • Swag

  • Scandinavian Minimall is one of my faves for kids clothes and the very end of the winter sales is the best time to stock up on cool things you wouldn't normally spend £££ on. Bobo Chose leggings £15 
  • Miniature

  • Tiny things in my shopping basket: Tangerine hoodie from Uniqlo £14, Star print Noe & Zoe leggings at Lil Beans £11, Fringed jacket from Zara £35, Chambray denim dress by Cos £29.
  • Spring

  • Bored of hiding under woolly layers now. Ready for some freshness like this tshirt from Kenzo £80, lime skirt from Cos £59, baby pink bomber by Ganni £200, leopard slides by JCrew £99, rubber Chuck Taylor's £80, button skirt by Uniqlo £29, flats by Nicholas Kirkwood £295