Monthly Archives: August 2014

Cosmopolitan #FashFest 2014

Lingerie lovers listen up!  Cosmopolitan magazine is bringing the Lingerie Show back! Following the success of the catwalk lingerie show last year, Cosmopolitan is going all out with the launch of #FashFest – a fabulous five day series of fashion events this September ringing in the new AW14 season in style. Consisting of five different events over five days, day one of #FashFest sets off with the glittering Lingerie Show on the 15th September; an evening

Elle Macpherson Intimates | Fly Butterfly Fly

I was given the opportunity to try some new lingerie at House of Fraser recently and, a brand I was yet to experience, Elle Macpherson Intimates was a range high up on my agenda. Covering most regular cup sizes from an A cup, there’s a lovely selection for the D-G group, with bands from 30-38.  The designs are extremely feminine, with much lace and plenty pretty bows. As a plunge lover the Fly Butterfly Fly contour bra

Getting Fit | Big Boobs & Body Pain

My fitness and physique has bothered me for a while.  Suffering periods of low self esteem and falling into depressive crevices, I realised my unhappiness had begun to reflect in my appearance.  Confining myself to the comforts of home had taken its toll, both physically and mentally, as I subconsciously allowed my fibromyalgia the permission to abstain from doing much, if anything.  I was worn out and felt defeated.  Taking control over my body and mind came to the

Yorkshire Lavender

British scenery is as rich and abundant as you get.  While there’s no typical countryside view, rolling hills, pasture and moorland in its natural charm is as quintessentially British as the picturesque baling up of the hay.  I never tire of this seeing this country’s rural treasures! Sprawling fields of colour are always a joy of Spring and Summer; the vibrant yellow rapeseed, poppies amid wheat, but the hazy violet of a lavender field is a sight I’d

Britfash | British Design Under One Roof

As fun as fashion shopping is, it can also be an insane minefield.  With so many well known retailers and design houses to shop, knowing where to look for quality clothes and accessories whilst supporting homegrown talent becomes an exasperating task.  It seems whilst there is an abundant choice of trend led fashion on the high street, finding something unique is quite another ask. Online marketplace, Britfash, came about to serve this precise need: fulfilling the shopper’s desire for British design whilst