Culture Corner #4 – Mental Health Awareness Week

Culture Corner #4 – Mental Health Awareness Week

Today marks the last day of Mental Health Awareness Week, and so this month I want to use Culture Corner as a space to help break down the stigma that still surrounds talking openly about our mental health. We speak so freely about our physical health, but barriers need to be broken down so this [...]

Second-hand skirt

Second-hand skirt

Let's talk hand-me-downs. I have always loved finding treasures in the pile of clothes that someone no longer wants. Be it a friend, my sister (usually the other way round in this instance), my cousins or even my brother, I love taking a piece of clothing that doesn't fulfil its owner's desires and making it [...]

Spring Green

Spring Green

Recently I'm finding my wardrobe filling up with more and more green pieces - khaki especially - and I'm living for it. I started getting into it last year, which is when I think I really started experimenting with a lot of different colours. I seemed to accumulate a vast amount of green over the [...]

Culture Corner #2

Culture Corner #2

Welcome to the second instalment of my new little blog segment - if you missed the last one it's basically just me sharing snippets of things I'm loving at the moment that I think deserve to be shared and spreading positive vibes. No encouragement to buy fast fashion and no promotions in sight. I've been [...]

Racing Stripes

Racing Stripes

I can't express enough how much I love this time of year. I've probably said it a million times but crisp, cold, sunny autumn days are second to none - there's no smugger feeling than being wrapped up in a turtleneck and boots to go swanning around in the falling ochre leaves under a clear [...]