The Unusual A/W 2018 Colour: Yellow!

Yellow has always been associated with summer and the heat, definitely not the typical winter pallet. However, this year yellow is making a autumn appearance in all clothing pieces. Looking at the new in high-street clothes it would appear yellow fits perfectly into winter in a bizarre way. After all, why limit certain colours toContinue reading “The Unusual A/W 2018 Colour: Yellow!”

Old Hollywood Stars: Mae West.

Mary Jane “Mae” West (August 17, 1893 – November 22, 1980) was an American actress, singer, playwright, screenwriter, comedian, and sex symbol whose entertainment career spanned seven decades, known for her light-hearted bawdy double engenders and breezy sexual independence. West was active in vaudeville and on the stage in New York City before moving toContinue reading “Old Hollywood Stars: Mae West.”

Old Hollywood Stars: Mary Pickford.

There were no movie stars in Hollywood before Mary Pickford (1892-1979) came along. Born in Canada and raised as a child stage actor, Pickford and her family moved to Manhattan so she could make it on Broadway. After her last play closed in 1909, Pickford decided to try out the motion pictures and landed aContinue reading “Old Hollywood Stars: Mary Pickford.”

Old Hollywood Stars: Bette Davis.

Ruth Elizabeth “Bette” Davis April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television, and theatre. With a career spanning 60 years she is regarded as one of the greatest actresses in Hollywood history. She was noted for her willingness to play unsympathetic, sardonic characters, and was famous for her performancesContinue reading “Old Hollywood Stars: Bette Davis.”

Old Hollywood Stars: Carole Lombard.

I would like to start this series with Carole Lombard and her piercing eyes. Carole Lombard (born Jane Alice Peters, October 6, 1908 – January 16, 1942) was an American film actress. She was particularly noted for her energetic, often off-beat roles in the screwball comedies of the 1930s, allowing her to become the highest-paid starContinue reading “Old Hollywood Stars: Carole Lombard.”

How To Party Like An ‘IT Girl’!

To party like an ‘it’ girl, you need to put in as little effort as possible but still look and be the life of the party. Think London, New York and Paris in the evening, you just casually find yourself at some party in an expensive venue, with a drink in your hand whilst youContinue reading “How To Party Like An ‘IT Girl’!”

My Favourite Coats For Autumn 2018.

Yay, my favourite time of year is nearly upon us! I’m currently writing this with a hoodie, sweatpants, fluffy socks, covered in a blanket, listening to the rain in the conservatory. Definitely autumn weather, it is freezing outside, the English summer heatwave has disappeared I think. However, when I was putting my outfit together thisContinue reading “My Favourite Coats For Autumn 2018.”

Autumn 2018 Trends.

Autumn is my favourite fashion season and I am hoping Autumn 2018 will deliver my expectations. I went to the Trafford Centre to browse the new trends and to be honest I wasn’t all that impressed, the clothes in the high streets are so predictable! A lot of burnt orange, burgundy and dark green asContinue reading “Autumn 2018 Trends.”

My Fall Traditions.

My favourite time of year is fast approaching, AUTUMN! I have always been a winter over summer person and love all the traditions that autumn brings with it. Here are my autumn traditions, they might be basic but highly necessary in order for it to feel like autumn. Bake and eat an abundance of AppleContinue reading “My Fall Traditions.”

Facts I Found Today About…Vampires!

I love autumn and anything spooky, hence when I woke up to the rain this morning It immediately made me excited for everything autumnal, including Halloween. I am a fan of the slightly cheesy vampire books and films, I’m not even ashamed about it! As a History undergrad I wanted to gain more information onContinue reading “Facts I Found Today About…Vampires!”