Dune Raffia Clutch

I’m a very organised person. I have clear outs and Spring cleans and tidy ups all the time. But as I’ve said before I’m a bit crap when it comes to organising myself. I keep saying I’m going to diet but I don’t. I am FOREVER moaning about my hair and promising to cut it/dye it/shave…

Picnic Basket Bag

I don’t generally buy myself accessories. I’m not a big jewellery person, usually just sticking to my wedding/engagement rings and a pair of simple studs in my ears. I don’t have overflowing collections of decorative scarfs like some of my friends. Or hats. Or sunglasses. But once in a blue moon I see something and…

Troop

Today I saw my friend Helen, who I don’t see nearly enough. I’m fairly certain I scandalise Helen every time I see her. She’s always laughing at the ridiculousness that comes out of my mouth and saying “Kimmmmmm” whilst shaking her head. Today I embarrassed her with talking about sex on a gondola (don’t ask)…

Tote

I just impulse bought a new bag. I had a tote I loved for years but then it started falling apart (a familiar story) so I started using jute or canvas shopper bags for every day stuff.  I’ve just started working again and a canvas shopper isn’t great for work as it’s unstructured and open…

By the power of…

People often comment on how different Younger Sister and I are from one another. She’s wild, I’m calm. I love books, she prefers movies. She likes to sun bathe, I hide in the shade.  I avoid confrontation whilst she could have a row with a brick wall. I psyche myself up for weeks just to have…