Because I have a mega sized M&S 10 minutes away I tend to shop there a fair bit. Marks and Spencer's have upped their game massively in recent years; their autograph and limited collections are pretty good and more recently I've spotted some Marant - esque pieces in the indigo collection too... the shoes have … Continue reading The Marks and Spencer’s summer sale
Wow it's scorchio and when temperatures soar I want to be cool and comfortable, I love a floaty dress and I don't save them for 'best' I'm not one for 'evening' or 'day' dresses, I would wear any of these dresses with white plimsols or simple sandals during the day, and for ultimate coolness I … Continue reading The cool option – a floaty dress
What is it with swimsuits? I've always really struggled to find anything to fit me, mostly the problem is a long torso, apparently. In fact some companies make swimsuits specifically for us ladies inflicted with long torsos. I not only have to suffer a long torso I also have serious cellulite on my thighs … Continue reading Swimsuits for real bodies
I used to live in jeans but post kids my body shape has changed and I now just don't feel that comfy in them. I tend to stick to black trousers, dresses or skirts. I have heard wonderful things about Marks and Spencer's denim collection, that it is designed with 'real' women's body shapes in … Continue reading Marks and Spencer’s relaxed slim jeans. A new classic.
I hate January. It's grey, cold and dreary. What's to like about it? One of my mummy friends husband takes a dip in the sea every day at this time of year. Swears by it. Makes him feel alive, apparently. I think it would be the death of me. I may tease some of my … Continue reading No neon spandex for me …
My highlights from the current M&S Sparks promotion.