Thinking about jeans? Only Freddies will do!

Anyone who knows me knows I love to dress up - it's a joy to create and co-ordinate even the simplest outfit so that it looks effortless yet has my personal style. Make no mistake - being casual takes just as much effort as formal wear - and when it comes to jeans like many … Continue reading Thinking about jeans? Only Freddies will do!

Buzzing with style – The Great British Sewing Bee!

Being poverty-stricken when it comes to time I very rarely get dragged into watching television let alone a series. I made an exception for Mr Selfridge (well it is Jeremy Priven) but after accidentally catching the first few minutes of The Great British Sewing Bee I am totally and utterly hooked - and I assure … Continue reading Buzzing with style – The Great British Sewing Bee!

All the fun of the fair….twice!

As a child when I knew there was a fair coming to town I would be on tenterhooks for days as I was so excited. Then the day would dawn and accompanied by my mum I'd clutch my precious pennies in my hand and enjoy the mad, loud, brightly coloured and mystical world of the … Continue reading All the fun of the fair….twice!