Frocks, Skirts

New to Shopbop

I love a good fantasy shop at Shopbop. This week’s imaginary purchases aren’t too crazy. Still way out of my budget and nothing I need, but I would buy them […]

Playing with fire

I love looking at the What’s New section of Shopbop. It’s playing with fire because I see so many things I love. Generally though I can’t afford anything I like. […]

Desire versus joy

This article by Oliver Burkeman about the difference between wanting something versus the joy of having the thing really resonated with me today. I love looking at shops but often […]

Sack dresses

A recent article in The Guardian reckoned we are all going to emerge from lockdown wearing sack dresses. For some people, that isn’t going to be a problem. Some people […]

Stripes!

I’m a sucker for stripey tops and jumpers. The questions is – can you ever have too many stripey tops? Boden is the king / queen of stripey tops. And […]

Window Shopping

Sometimes I love to “window shop” online. This is where I look for clothes with no intention of buying. Kind of like fantasy football. I also like to work out […]

Pockets!

This skirt has such great pockets that I don’t care how it looks, how it doesn’t suit my body type, it’s too short, I have no waist. It has pockets! […]

Denim skirt

In winter I wear jeans all the time because I feel so comfortable in them. It is hard to force myself to wear something else. In summer, my denim skirt […]