The last dregs of summer

These photos were taken on what was possibly the last day of summer, in more ways than one. This year I became enamoured with the idea of wearing a bra top, angry red stretchmarked belly notwithstanding.

specky git

yet another outfit that we shot while i was at canterbury. like with this outfit, i felt like a university student in the 40s with this one too! the dress is one of my greatest vintage finds in recent times. it is actually from the 40s and is in my size which is a bit


This was actually shot a week or so ago when I was still in Canterbury. I really didn’t have much to all day while I was there so I lay in bed and read and raided the fridge and pretended to be mousie while Paul worked in the other room. Being mousie was my chief

The Rose Gardens

For today’s shoot we went to the rose gardens in Canterbury. It’s a lovely place, right next to the river (canal?) and I daresay it is lovelier in the summer. I tweeted about this dress a while ago. It’s a vintage number from the 80s which I scored for £5 at the vintage sale at

the ducks are back!

aaand the ducks are back! i am at macclesfield now and we were lucky enough to have a canal right next to the house and since i miss my watery locations, we decided to take some photos there. i have mentioned this coat on twitter before. it’s from topshop and was bought in a fit

The Christmas Robin

it’s christmas! it’s really sad that this year i am spending christmas alone, but i was lucky enough to be with my boyfriend for part of christmas eve. on a sidenote if you are spending christmas alone as well, check out the #xmasathome hashtag on twitter. to get into the festive mood i decided to

Oh so kawaii

Considering my old wardrobe is mostly obsolete after going from a size 16 to a 18, I am now busy building it up again, bit by bit, and that too on a student budget. I had my eye on this dress for almost half a year but I never knew that it actually came in

Fall Colours

Oh look! A new post! Needless to say I am back in the UK again and have no shortage of locations and so blogging is interesting again. One of the things I am on the search for this winter are coats in bright jewel colours. Being a newly acquired size 18, this is most difficult