Behold the new brogue.

Remember the beauteous Bertie peachy brogues I bought at the start of the summer? I’ve worn them until they’re practically falling to bits. I still love them too, which is why I cannot bear to part with them just yet. You see these brogues changed my perspective on all things shoe-related; for a while I […]

My own little piece of Gatsby.

    Since the inception of Etsy, I think we’ve all gone a little nuts for the quirkier side of the jewellery stand. These two beauties came from a friend who shares my interests in books, fashion and fun. The pendant features a quote from The Great Gatsby, a book I love, there’s just something […]

Something old, and something new.

Powder is one of those products that I think can be underestimated by us beauty hoarders. This one, Make Up Forever’s HD Powder is one that has been languishing in a bag for ages, and not getting much love. It’s only when I picked up the Real Techniques Powder brush that I realised the error […]

Remembering The Lockout through the Arts

Historical centenaries are both too old and too new. One hundred years is a stretch too far for most people who witnessed the events first-hand but the following generations’ memories, created or not, are still fresh, fresh enough for tears and heartbreak. Jim Larkin, the Lockout of 1913 and the people of the tenements are […]