Settling Into Vancouver

It's been just over a month since we touched down in Vancouver, BC. I'm sitting in my armchair, sipping a cup of tea from Fortnum and Mason that I packed, and typing on my laptop table, while Grimoire the cat dozes in the next room, and my boyfriend is deep in a game online with …

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New Autumn Favorites: Pink Coat and Reserved Haul.

British Vogue recently had a shopping event in London, on Oxford Street, at the new Reserved store. I hadn't heard of Reserved before, and I love Vogue events, so I headed down. I ended up buying a few things, after sipping several complimentary champagnes, including this coat, which is now my new favourite thing. Reserved …

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Worldwide Giveaway: Autumn Beauty Essentials Worth £29.50!

Click HERE to enter! The Beauty Giveaway Prize includes: MUA Makeup Academy Eyeshadow Palette in Heaven & Earth £4 These 12 beautiful shades of chocolate and gold remind me of crushed fallen leaves and hot cocoa. Orelia London Gold Cuff Bangle £10 The perfect accessory to go with your chunky knits and sweaters this Autumn. Rimmel Exaggerate …

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Something Wicked This Way Comes… My Hallowe’en Look

It's a beautiful time of year. The leaves are turning burnished golds and reds, and the nights are drawing in earlier and earlier. There's a hint of Winter the the wind in the evenings. And Hallowe'en is the gateway to the colder times, and some say the gateway to more sinister things... Hallowe'en, short for …

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Caramel and Chocolate Makeup and Chunky Knits: It Must Be Autumn!

I don't know how it is where you all live, but here in London, the seasons seem to turn on a dime. One minute it's Summer, with the sun out, and then overnight the leaves have changed to gold and there's a bite in the wind. But some of the great things about Autumn are the …

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An Autumn Walk In London, and A Seasonal Tart Recipe.

Not normally a recipe post type of person, but this one I thought you might get a kick out of since it's made from foraged ingredients and a pastry base that anyone can make. Perfect if you need to impress someone but have no cooking skills. London is beautiful at this time of year, with the …

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