Ballet Beautiful

May 27, 2013

   Dress from See by Chloe, Necklace personalised with my baby’s name by My Name Necklace, Satin Ballet Shoes from Bloch, Lipstick Laura Mercier Passion Fruit  Photographs by Nick Joelson & Olivia Marsh This summer I have returned to ballet (after 20 years! Gulp!) I was obsessed with all things ballet as a child and […]

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Traditional Moroccan Beauty Treatment For Skincare

March 5, 2013

  My boyfriend surprised me by buying me some traditional Moroccan beauty products whilst we were away.  Beauty products are a bit of a weakness of mine so it was a lovely present and it’s always nice to sample traditional methods. On my return to London I looked up all the properties of my new […]

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1920s Fancy Dress

December 31, 2012

My sister loves the 1920s era and held her 29th birthday pre drinks at Evans & Peel Detective Agency, the very cool speakeasy in Earls Court. Later she and her friends went on to the Candlelight Club, a clandestine cocktail bar in a secret location in London with a 1920s theme, to dance the night […]

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Top 10 Stocking Fillers for Women

November 24, 2012

All men need a little help in the gift department, so here are my top treats for 2012. I guarantee she’ll be impressed. 1. No woman can do without her beauty essentials and number one on my list (and many other women’s to boot) is the YSL Touche Eclat. Highlighter, illuminater, subtle concealer and a […]

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Top 10 Christmas Presents for Her 2012

November 21, 2012

Here is the definitive list of my desires (and dreams!) 2012. I guarantee you’ll receive serious brownie points if you buy any of the following gifts for the fashionista in your life this Christmas. Happy Shopping! 1. For women everywhere I’d recommend Clarins body products, but since this is my first Christmas as a yummy […]

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Muse of the Moment – Jane Birkin

November 14, 2012

Jane Birkin has long been one of my muses and I am certainly in good company. She is an English actress, singer and humanitarian who has lived and worked in France for many years. A great beauty and a muse to many, the epitome of cool but the best part of all, she doesn’t seem […]

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Black Swan Fancy Dress

November 12, 2012

I’ve already shown you how to add a touch of ballet to your every day look in my blog post “Make Up for the Black Swan in us all” and now as Halloween is upon us I have decided to show you how to work the look again, but this time for a party. My […]

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Top 10 Short Hair Cuts

October 23, 2012

As a follow up to my last post here are my pick of the most iconic short hair cuts of all time. These women not only look better with short hair but gave their careers a serious boost with it too. I’d even go so far as to say that some of these ladies would […]

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Short Hair Inspiration

October 21, 2012

My sister and her hairdresser Lance have come up with an array of exciting short hair cuts, in a rainbow of colours. They have collaborated for 5 years now and the following are some of my sister’s finest hair moments. Look no further for your inspiration and my thoughts on short hair. My sister has […]

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Plaits to Undercuts – My Best Hair

September 4, 2012

A couple of years ago I had long black and white hair. It was the brainchild of my hair stylist and good friend Giulia, at Nyumba in Mayfair. This is a look she created for my 30th birthday. I have been going to her for years and she is by far and away the best […]

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