Inspiring me this week..
Inspiring me this week is Cabazon by Sarah Hatton; Rowan magazine issue 53 http://www.knitrowan.com/designs-and-patterns/patterns/cabazon I love this shirt dress. I have a shirt like this but this is giving me new ideas for spring; Should it finally show… View Post
hello all! I will be taking an unforeseen absence.. My laptop has died and I am now in the process of buying another.. Thanks to you all for reading and following my blog! Emma View Post
After many false starts.. Here it is… My first crochet cardigan. I’m very happy with this cardigan. This has been a long project because of many reasons.. I found the pattern back in December on Ravelry, (if you haven’t found this site yet.. Why??. Where… View Post
I'm going to do this.. Are you?
Giveaway // Fring… – Bloglovin. If you haven’t heard of Meredih’s blog yet I suggest you check this out.. Such a great giveaway and open to International entries.. Good Luck! View Post
So here goes..
So I have decided to learn how to crochet. My mum has given me her only crochet hook, (she only knits) She has tried to crochet and doesn’t like it. I, on the other hand have tried to knit a few times and every time I have given up. I just can’t cope with… View Post shared via WordPress.com
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Its that time of year again..
Autumn in the UK means one thing.. inclement weather Contrary to popular belief , I love autumn. Its a great time of year as I change things around in my wardrobe. Out goes the summer dresses and in goes the layers of sweaters, blouses and winter boots.… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Manifesto for life.. By Janet Street Porter
Reading the mailonline.com website last Monday I found amongst the annual Kardashian gossip, itgirls falling out of bars and the cast of T.o.w.i.e. I went to columnist Janet Street Porter. Ex newspaper editor. I was lucky enough to attend one of her lectures whilst at University two years ago. Her latest column is her advise and manifesto for today’s young women. Whatever you may know about...
Author reading _Catherine Larose
Any Color but beige: living life in color. Catherine Larose It would be easy to draw a line under the title ‘Any color but beige, A life in Color’ and label it Sex and the city. The central theme is Catherine and her travels, around the globe and the world of dating; this includes her love affair with Montreal. Globetrotting her way around the world from a college gal to a high ranking...
Munich Readery- Germany's biggest English...
Without a shadow of a doubt my favourite store in Munich. If your ever in Munich this is a go to place! The munich readery is home to the most wonderful array of books in the city.. The store is run by John and Lisa, where for the last 6 years they have been supplying books to the english speaking community and really, to every curious person who walks in the door. Its so hard to walk out of...
When in Munich.... Oktoberfest
When in Munich…The colours for the City of Munich and Bavaria are flying high in the city centre to celebrate Oktoberfest. Oktoberfest kicks off this weekend. The colours of Bavaria and Munich are Sky blue and white. Originally an agricultural show was set up during the festivities, the festival was extended and the date pushed forward to take advantage of the warm september weather. ...
Elle Fashion | The Classics Every Woman Should Own... →
Apologises for the lack of posts lately. I am in the last stages of relocating to Munich. Back in July I was invited to live and work in Munich by family, who are incidentally going to have to put up with me for a while: The economic downturn in the UK means that I have been unemployed for a year… :( So when my lovely family invited me to stay for a long while so I can hopefully establish...
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Photo Credit - Lone Travel ‘Creak’ sandals walking across the slats of the looking point. gazing in rapture over the bay. Perfectly serene until… I looked down.. to see the now famous shipwreck. One of the most photographed bay’s in the world. Everyone’s image and memories are different. I was too small to see this last time I went 5 years before. Last year however...
New Destination- Rome and Florence
Photo courtesy of Giampaolo Macorig (Flickr) I have finally booked my holiday to Rome and Florence. The Amalfi coast proved to be too expensive for this first time travel. So fortunately for this year I have been able to afford to go to Rome and Florence. I am leaving during the last few weeks to the european tourist season. Not such a bad compromise I think you’ll agree. I will be...
Photo courtesy of oxfam/ Hay Festival Launched at this years Hay festival, Oxtravels is a collaboration between leading travel writers and Oxfam to produce an anthology of chance meetings from around the globe. Introduced by the actor and explorer Michael Palin, a stellar line up of todays respected travel writers transport readers throughout the world from the comfort of their own chairs. ...