Making Christmas shopping easy with Ideal World

Christmas is a time for giving, which also means it’s a time for finding those perfect presents. I don’t know about you, but I much prefer online shopping when it gets to Christmas – I get to sit in bed in my PJs with a cuppa in hand and just get everything done all at once. No need to venture into the cold, no need to wander around anywhere, easy peasy. Although that could also just be because I’m hella…

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Christmas party hair for people who are rubbish at hair

I don’t exactly make it a secret that I’m really rubbish at hair. I like to think I’m good at makeup, but I’m just all thumbs when it comes to trying to do any sort of hairstyle. How do people do fancy up-dos though? ghd very kindly got in touch with me a few weeks ago, asking if I’d like to take part in their #GlitzTheSeason campaign and create a glitzy, Christmas party hair style using their Copper Luxe straighteners.…

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The best advent calendar you will ever see

All about those click bait titles lol am I right? (Can I just take a second to say welcome to my first Christmas post of 2016???) Seriously though, this is the best advent calendar you will ever lay eyes on. Both of them. You know why? Because they’re filled with alcohol. I am so on board with the current let’s-put-everything-except-chocolate-in-an-advent-calendar trend that’s been happening over the last couple of years. I’m all for chocolate advent calendars because who doesn’t love…

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How to get a good night’s sleep

This post has been written in collaboration with John Lewis. I’ve been really struggling with sleeping recently. It’s not a matter of struggling to sleep, as such, it’s more of a struggle to get to sleep in the first place – once I’m actually asleep, I’m fine and (usually) totally gone until morning. My main struggle has been actually falling asleep in the first place. I spend hours tossing and turning, trying to get comfortable, getting frustrated, huffing and puffing,…

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Why it’s important to find your personal style

There are several things in this world that make me feel badass, powerful and unstoppable. These include, but are not limited to, red lipstick, figure hugging jeans, a towering pair of heels (even though I can’t walk in them for shit) and a leather jacket. One other thing that I recently learned makes me feel badass af? Dr Martens. I was given these Dr Martens to style up in a fashion post a few weeks ago and if I’m honest,…

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