Not pretty

Fashion to me is both a joy and a curse. In the joy part is the feel and colour of a fuzzy cardigan on the first really cold day. The joy of silver… Continue reading

Style Crush: Oceans 8

Last time I had a style crush on a movie it was The Devil Wears Prada. This time it’s Ocean’s 8: So OK, I was a bit slow to watch the movie. But… Continue reading

I like Maitri

I learnt about maitri from Pema Chodron. maitri is “unconditional friendliness,” toward ourselves…. …it’s important to be clear about what maitri means and not to come away with a misunderstanding of maitri as… Continue reading

Style crush: Villanelle

I’m massively obsessed with the show Killing Eve at the moment. Written by Phoebe Waller Bridge who also wrote Fleabag. The main character Eve is so awkward and hopeless and clever and funny.… Continue reading

Style Crush: Zendaya

What I love about Zendaya’s style is how varied it is. She varies her hair, her makeup. Everything. But unlike much of the Fashion Week street style, she looks nice. She’s inspirational, not… Continue reading

I like to hope

So I do try and be cool. Sometimes. But then other times I think part of being grown up is just enjoying what you enjoy. Who cares what anyone thinks? So… I like… Continue reading

Burning Man Fashion

I am too old to do Burning Man but, boy, does it look like fun.

Style Crush: Victoria Beckham

I love Victoria Beckham’s style because she experiments and doesn’t play it safe. There is no doubt that she loves fashion. She embodies Anna Wintour’s advice: Let it be unique to yourself and… Continue reading

I like change

The saying “This too shall pass” can be interpreted in multiple ways. It can be comforting when times are bad, or a reminder to appreciate when times are good. It is also a… Continue reading