Blog, Style

Thrifted: Suit Jacket September ’17

Hello! Welcome back to Thrifted, where I share some of the things I’ve found in charity shops recently. I get most of my clothes second hand, and I love finding crazy pieces as well as most of my staples! I find I can afford way better quality clothes if I buy them second hand –… Read More Thrifted: Suit Jacket September ’17

Blog, Outdoors, Words

Forest

Soft feet tread silently over carpeted needles. Dark colours mute my eyesight, an otherworldly spectrum of greens and browns, oranges and blacks. The world is just metres away and yet I am transported, a portal, a safe haven from relentless news and views and disasters and catastrophes. I walk on and old trunks rise twisted… Read More Forest

Blog, Style

Thrifted: 80’s throwback August ’17

Hello! Welcome back to Thrifted, where I share some of the things I’ve found in charity shops recently. I get most of my clothes second hand, and I love finding crazy pieces as well as most of my staples! I find I can afford way better quality clothes if I buy them second hand –… Read More Thrifted: 80’s throwback August ’17

Blog, Simplicity, Words

What do I have?

What do I have here? This girl, armed with a pen and a notebook, defiance and vulnerability, an idea and a song. What do I have, when all else is stripped away – shaving down piles of consumerism, trinkets and toys. A layer, as I sit, surrounds me in an orbit of products, collections, the… Read More What do I have?

Blog, Words

Delicious

Deliciously I sink into worn pages Fragments of a soul woven deep into each word printed More comfort, this than the most infinite embrace To hear another so deeply with each soft turn of the page words become my bed and deliciously I sink  

Blog, Style

Welcome to Thrifted: eclectic second-hand fashion

I’m not a follower of high fashion. I’m the last person who should be posting about style, spending most my down time (and up time) in jeans and oversized hoodies, wild bright orange hair frizzing around my head like some sort of neon halo. I’m kind of wondering why I’m even doing this, which of… Read More Welcome to Thrifted: eclectic second-hand fashion

Blog, Things

3 books, 3 points: August 2017

3 books, 3 points Reviewing 3 books in 3 bulletpoints Recently we travelled to Anglesey for the annual family holiday. One of my favourite things to do is to relax with a book, and being away from work, home and the general hubbub of everyday life meant I could finally get around to starting (and… Read More 3 books, 3 points: August 2017