Ladylike Lace

Glamour in the County wearing Frank Walder from Gray and Osbourn

Last Sunday I enjoyed a lazy Sunday lunch with Teresa from I Am Into This at the wonderfully glamorous Hotel Le Tour in Birmingham.  It had been a while since we had chance to meet up and so I was really looking forward to our afternoon.  Contemplating what to wear, and having dipped my toe […]

10 Tips for Decluttering


I don’t know about you but I’ve been itching to have a declutter for weeks.  Ever since the beginning of March when we started to have slightly warmer weather and sporadic days of sunshine.  All Winter I’ve felt a heavy weight of unwanted items in my home that I desperately wanted to clear.  But whenever […]

Lula Belle Meets The Jabberwocky

The Jabberwocky, Gourmet Toasties

I’ve known of Barny and Flic from The Jabberwocky since they first drove onto the Birmingham street food scene early last year.  Since then I’ve been enjoying their gourmet toasties and in between serving customers we’d always have a chat.  It was during this time that I found out a little more about them and […]

My Weekly Finds No.6

Wyck Hill House, Cotswolds, UK

What a busy month March has been.  There have been two things that have been occupying the majority of my time this month.  One of course is the launch of the new blog design, which I am so very happy about.  The second has been spending time exploring more of the Cotswolds and discovering some […]

The Hollow Bottom

The Hollow Bottom, Guiting Power, Cotswolds

During March I’ve been spending most weekends in the Cotwolds discovering new places to eat as well as exploring new parts of this beautiful part of the UK.  One of these discoveries has been The Hollow Bottom in Guiting Power. The Hollow Bottom is situated as you pass through Guiting Power on the road leading […]

Spring/ Summer 14 at Harvey Nichols

Harvey Nichols, SS Fashion Show 14

Spring is definitely here and it’s time to review the new season styles.  With the glorious sunny weather we have been enjoying for the last few weeks I’ve been thinking about what this seasons Spring/ Summer capsule wardrobe is going to look like.  This year I’ll be needing to start a fresh. I’m quite excited […]

Langley’s No.8

Langley's No.8

Langley’s No.8 were celebrating their 1st birthday and where better than in a Victorian gin parlour in the city where they produce their gin.  I joined a small number of guests at the Jekyll and Hyde bar in Birmingham to meet one of the founders of this independent brand and to try Langley’s No.8 for myself. […]