Mango New Season Picks

I have a soft spot for Spanish retailers like Zara and Stradivarius and Mango – a bit of national pride perhaps? Mango has a special place in my heart because it’s the first shop where I spent…

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Introducing the Inspirational Women Series

Inspiration – someone or something that gives you ideas for doing something  I bet you have heard me mention inspirational people, specifically inspirational women before. I feel like a bore sometimes as I talk about it…

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How to Wake up Winter Skin

Those long and dark winter months really take their toll on your skin, don’t they? By the end of February my skin usually looks dry and dull. I blame it on central heating which I…

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Home Refresh with Sainsbury’s

As soon as the first spring flowers appear I get the urge to throw the windows open, give the place a lick of paint and get on with a spring clean. The brighter days and added sunlight…

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Let’s talk about shapewear

Could ‘shapewear’ be the least glamorous word in fashion? It doesn’t have the same ring to it as Choos or Manolos, does it? Yet shapewear is something most of us have tried or worn at some…

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