Eternal optimism

You guys, my closet is overrun with summer dresses right now.  I cannot stop buying them.  Perhaps I am an eternal optimist?  I mean, honestly, in Scotland we have had approximately two sundress appropriate days this year…  and on one of those days I was here, in Chambéry, where it was a good ten degrees warmer than home and I…
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The new Pinterest worthy store to put on your Glasgow wishlist – Bluebellgray

Stepping past pots of lavender, placing a hand on the giant pink handle and opening that door to Bluebellgray is not really just ‘shopping’, not as we know it, it is an experience; immersing yourself in a world of colour and interiors inspiration and you better have your phone in your hand because you are gonna want to take pictures……
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THE NEW SHAPE OF DENIM – HIGH STREET ROAD TEST PART IV

I started feeling like it would be somewhat remiss not to road test a pair of almost regular jeans.  I am still slotting them into the ‘new shape of denim’ category because they are not skinny but, truth be told, perhaps they are not exactly groundbreaking in the ‘new’ department.  This pair is, however, new to me. So here’s the…
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New kicks

Seems I spend half my life on the run these day.  Other half I am asleep.  If I am lucky.  And please don’t get me wrong – I have been blessed with a baby that loves to sleep but life is pretty* busy (*slight understatement) and my days are literally full from the moment I wake up to the moment…
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Le Taos, Tignes – New Mexico luxe in the Alps

Take a walk with me into Le Taos… Set in the heart of Tignes Le Lac, which sits at 2100m by the way so absolutely perfect for early through to late season skiing, is this stunner of a hotel.  A mix of huge hotel suites and incredible apartments all decked out in New Mexico style – I mean the decor…
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