life :: back to it

{Fix your thoughts on what is true and good and right. Think about things that are pure and lovely, and dwell on the fine, good things in others.} Philippians 4:8 TLB. Whatever "it" may be to you, it's that time of the year again. The one I like to think of as Marmite you either…

fashion :: blazed

As the Autumn has practically descended, don a jacket of school proportions. Yes, that's me referring to the wardrobe staple: the blazer. Nothing is more polished and "smart" than a blazer, yet still screams that you have style. Think Coco Chanel and how she turned the menswear's key piece into the wardrobe necessity of a woman…

fashion :: dazzled in effort

After reading "Can we talk about...Gucci", I feel as if I have connected with Claudia Winkleman on a level I never would have expected. I want to be that "44 year old..." who writes like that about a designer brand.  Maybe it's merely the wannabe journalist, the over-analytical, ex-English Language student in me, but ahhhhh. I…