How to elevate your basics

In an ideal world I’d probably wear ball gowns to go pick up my drycleaning but since I serve up my life with a generous portion of pragmatism on the side I had to find ways to make basics feel more than just… basic. If you’ve been following my blog for a while you’ve probably noticed(…)

How to elevate your basics

Madrid photo diary

Madrid has been ah-mazing. 4 days of wandering around the streets got me and my friends uh-ing and ah-ing at every corner. With no schedule and, more often than not, no internet connection (gasp!) our main goal was to sample as much jamon as possible and drink sangria on rooftop terraces. We loved every minute of it(…)

Madrid photo diary

Summer seduction

London does many things to a person, from completely shattering your idea of space and transforming you into a cynical optimist to seeing 20 degrees as a proper temperature to work on your tan. One thing Londoners don’t take lightly it’s summer. I mean, we may look cool, calm, collected but inside we’re jumping up(…)

Summer seduction

How to turn your house into a happy place

If you’re renting – especially in London – your decorating ideas, all those pinterest boards you’ve enthusiastically put together might not necessarily align with the owner’s vision, most commonly known as ‘THE contract’. My first landlord here in London asked me to get rid of my goldfish because there was a ‘no pets allowed’ clause(…)

How to turn your house into a happy place

Spring has sprung

As much as I would’ve loved my weekend to be filled with naps, wine, take away food and general laziness I finally had to get down and dirty and spring clean my wardrobe. I started by tucking away all heavy jumpers and coats to make room for lighter layers. All my flowy dresses, silk separates,(…)

Spring has sprung