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    ‘Summer Sunsets’: My last official summer look, plus 10 tips to embrace your height as a tall girl/woman!

    So we’re officially in September- the month that marks the end of all things bright, floral and beautiful, and the start of all things warm, leafy and wonderful. There’s something about changing seasons that always makes me do a little self-reflection, and over the last couple of weeks I’ve been reflecting on just how far I’ve come with my self-love journey over the past year. One of the questions I often get asked is whether I like being tall and the answer to that question is… Yes, I do. In fact, I absolutely love it. It’s taken constant effort to get here, but I can finally say I’m at the…

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    Red hot bargains for a hot girl summer: My top 10 African print sale picks for every kind of woman (ft. Grass Fields Clothing)

    From cute co-ords to dainty dresses, there are now more ways than ever to introduce a touch of African culture into your wardrobe! With so many places to purchase, we’re spoilt for choice, but Grass Fields in particular is one brand that’s totally killin’ it in the style game. Whatever your size, shape or style they’ve got you covered, so I put together a list of my top 10 African print pieces from their end of season sale (cause it really is hard to choose!) 1) Irisa African print mid-length dress  Best for: Flower girls 🌸🌸 If anyone else is obsessed with flowers, this dress is definitely the one for…

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    ‘Prints, Please!’: How to wear scarf print- last minute summer styling in 3 easy steps! 💃💃

    So we’re coming towards the end of summer *sniffles*. It kinda feels like it’s only just got here but believe it or not, in just a few weeks it’ll be time to wave goodbye to bare legs and plunging necklines, and say ‘hello’ to ankle boots, cosy knits and all that good stuff! Don’t panic though- there’s still time to squeeze in some summer looks for that #HotGirlSummer slay, and this time around I’ve sourced the best scarf print pieces to make sure you twirl out of SS19 in serious style!   Top off your current season style with these pretty pieces:       More ‘twirl-worthy’ pieces:    …

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    🎂🌻1 year of blogging: 5 things I’ve learnt 🌻🎂

    Oh My Gosh, Guys… IT’S MY BLOGGIVERSARY! Yep, that’s right- it’s exactly one year since I started my blogging journey and to be honest, I still can’t believe I’m here (#PinchMePlease)! It’s kinda weird- it seems like so long since I released my first blog post, but at the same time the months have actually flown by. I’ve grown so much over the past year; from my readership and the quality of my photos to the way my perspective on content creation has changed on the whole. As well as having lots of fun along the way, I’ve learnt so much and ’cause I love you, I thought I’d share…

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    ‘Oh, Daisy!’: How to style daisies for summer in 5 easy steps! 🌼🌼

    Anyone who knows me will know bright colours are totally my thing. It’s been a little while since I styled a cute, colourful look and if I’m being totally honest, I’ve kinda missed it! My last post was servin’ some seriously fierce vibes, so this time around I thought I’d go back to my roots and bring some fun, floral fashion to the table! They’ve been cutting the grass in my local area this week, and ’cause nothing upsets me more than disappearing daisies (is this just me?), I’ve trawled the internet and found the best daisy-inspired pieces to create some bloomin’ gorgeous summmer outfits (pun totally intended)! So here…

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    ‘On Safari’: 5 Steps to nailing jungle-inspired summer style! 🐅🐆

    Well, look who’s back? Nope, not Mr Sun this time- looks like he decided to go on a lil’ vacay, just in time for my return from a little social media hiatus (sorry ’bout that, by the way). As you’ll probably know, I absolutely LOVE posting (really missed it for the last couple of weeks), but I was kinda struggling to balance blogging/social media with work and hobbies and eating and sleeping and the rest of all that good stuff. For that reason, I’ve decided to try out a new blog post format, featuring less writing and more stylish picks for you to shop (so basically more pretty stuff to…

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    Back to Brights: The best cute ‘n colourful pieces to make your very own style rainbow… without a drop of rain in sight! 💚🌼💛

    Well, look who finally came and showed up, just as we were all starting to give up on ‘im? Yup, that’s right… summer! There’s something about super sunny days (shoutout to last weekend, btw) that makes me wanna dress like a rainbow, so I put together a look showing you how to do just that… without a single drop of rain in sight! To start off, I picked out this gorgeous stripy bardot top, kindly gifted by Cameo Rose Clothing. As you’ll probably know by now, colour and off-the-shoulder necklines are kinda my thaaaaaang, so this was deffo one of those ‘love at first sight’ pieces! Not gonna lie- I…

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    Summer Whites: My top 6 Broderie Anglaise pieces to cool your way into the hot new season! 🌼🌼

    So we’re officially two days into summer (for those of you who like to do things by the book anyway). I’ve been on the “it’s summer!” train since we drizzled our way into June but since it’s finally looking like Mr Sun’s cottoned on, I followed suit and picked out best Broderie Anglaise pieces to see you right through the new season! To start off, I picked out this gorgeous button-up blouse– a total bargain, snapped up in New Look’s mid-season sale. Square neck tops are totally trending for SS19, and as I for one am a huuuuuuge fan; with their puff sleeves and tailored fit, they’re super flattering for…

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    Spotted: The best tall-friendly mini dresses for Summer fun in the sun! 🌞🌞🌞

    There’s a saying which goes “with long legs comes great responsibility (of finding dresses that don’t flash your pants)”. Okay… I’m not sure that’s quite how it goes but since officially summer, it’s kind of applicable, no? As every tall woman knows, there’s nothing worse than falling in love with a cute dress that’s bordering on indecent exposure, so I trawled the internet and found the best short, but not short short dresses for summer days out (when the Sun decides to stop buffering and actually y’know… loads fully). First things first, it’s the cutest… yep, I’m talking about this adorable polka dot dress, kindly gifted by Cameo Rose Clothing.…

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    Natique Girl: How to style a mac for Summer, plus my top 5 tall-friendly ones to snap up right now! ⚓👗🛥️

    Is anyone else super obsessed with the weather? I feel like it kind of comes with the blogging territory- especially when you’re British. I mean, is the sun gonna completely wash out my photos if I shoot today? Or is it gonna rain all over my new ‘dry clean only’ scarf if I shoot tomorrow (#WhoKnows)? Well, ladies there’s no need to fret about your look being ruined by the rain- whether you call it a classic rain mac, mackintosh, trench coat, or whatever else, the coat of the season’s here to save the day slay! We may have enjoyed a mini heatwave this weekend but we’re in for a…

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    Lilac Haze: How to fake a one piece for Spring (no, not the swimwear kind): for girls who ain’t all about that dress life!

    Don’t know what it is, but I’ve never really been a dress kinda gal. Like sure, they’re cute every once in a while, but as someone who has limited space and a serious online shopping habit, I just feel like they take up an awful lot of space for a single piece of clothing, ya know? The thing about Spring is, it often calls for ‘sun’s out, legs out’ vibes, so I put together a look showing you how to fake a dress for Spring, along with my top 5 faux one pieces (no, not the swimwear kind) to snap up right now. To start off, I picked out this…

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    Minnie Match: My top 6 cute co-ords for those Sunny Spring Days (ft. Cameo Rose Clothing) 🎀🐭🎀

    You know those times when you’re looking for something to wear, but everything in your wardrobe makes you look more ‘raw potato’ than ‘frizzling french fry’? Well, ladies… that’s where co-ords come in. Formed of pieces that were literally made for each-other, they’ve been trending for a hot minute ’cause they’re an absolute godsend! Since there’s nothing worse than coming home to deal with a huge clothing mountain when you really just wanna crawl into bed, I put together a look showing you how to play matchy matchy for effortless slay, along with my top 6 co-ords for those sunny Spring days. To start off, I popped on this gorgeous…