Edinburgh Vintage Shopping

I love a bit of charity-shop-hopping for retro bargains, but sometimes you can’t beat a specialist vintage boutique to find that perfect piece. Edinburgh has some great shops which I’ll talk all about under the read more, and if you are a fellow vintage-lover, come along to Judy’s Affordable Vintage fair at the Assembly Rooms on January 30th!

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Moving to Scotland

It’s been nearly 3 years since I moved from Birmingham to beautiful Edinburgh, and lately I’ve been reflecting a lot on how it’s changed me and my lifestyle. It was a huge culture shock, more than I had originally thought, but I think I finally feel more at home than ever despite being the kind of person that never likes to settle in one place, mentally and physically, for too long. I thought I’d do a list of 4 things that moving to Scotland changed in me or that I found interesting, which may be relatable for other ex-pats out there!  (more…)

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5 Ways to Clear out your Closet

We’ve all had that moment when we stare hopelessly at a wardrobe crammed full of clothes, but have ‘nothing to wear’. I like to call it a Wardrobe Full Of Nothing. When this disheartening realisation occurs, one must clear out said closet. I wanted to show you some simple ways of disposing of unwanted clothes, rather than going for the not very sustainable ‘chucking them in the bin’ method!

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RIP David Bowie

I was devastated to wake up to a world without one of the greatest influences on music and fashion of the 20th century. Just 2 days ago, I was at a Bowie tribute night celebrating his life on his 69th birthday, so the timing of his death today, after an 18 month battle with cancer, is ironic. More than anything, Im beyond sad for my mum, Leah MacGilp, as he was her absolute hero and meant the world to her every year of her life. She asked me to do a blog post about his impact on fashion and culture, so read on if you want to know more about his legacy.

 

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Little Lies Party Wishlist

Little Lies is a Scotland-based online fashion boutique inspired by great tunes and beautiful things. They love 70’s boho style, anything to do with Led Zeppelin and all things festival. I’ve rounded up my favourite party pieces from the most recent collection in a short but sweet Little Lies wishlist full of sequins and sparkle.

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