Showing posts from October, 2019

Our Wedding: Pinterest Vs Reality

I can't believe I'm actually writing a WEDDING BLOG POST. WHA? Yep. It's all over. I'm now married. A Mrs. To stop myself getting down and depressed that it's all over, I keep looking back over photos and reliving it. It wasn't until I went on Pinterest and the first thing that came up was a wedding dress, I realised that it was time to say goodbye to my most pinned board EVER. But as I was scrolling thought it, it made me realise how much I had tried to follow the photos I saw to make my dream wedding. It's certainly interesting looking back at what I pinned and what I liked the look of compared to how it actually turned out... Let's compare! THE DRESS. I'll start with the biggest part of the wedding I guess. My dress. It was everything I didn't want. I didn't want anything big or puffy as you can see from the photos I'd already saved. But when it came to trying them on, I realised I definitely did NOT have the figure to wear a dr

Autumn Fashion Wish List

It’s that time of year where you realise despite having spent a fair amount of £££ last year on new winter clothes - you have nothing to wear in the cold. Am I the only one? Surely not!  I remember specifically last year buying 2 new coats and a pair of boots which I still live in but other than that, I don’t think I recall falling in love with something so much I’ve kept it to hand for this Autumn/Winter - I do have a bit of a habit of just charity shop-ing anything when the season finishes due to not having a massive amount of wardrobe space. But that just means I have an excuse to go shopping... right?! ;)  This year I’ve already been on the hunt for a few new Winter Wardrobe Staples and I’ve definitely got a few pieces I have my eye on. Anyone who knows me knows I live in black - even in the Summer I’m rarely not wearing black. I think it partly has to Do with wearing black for work and I don’t often buy stuff I can’t wear for work as that’s where I spend my time most - but this Wi