Things I learned in 2016

1) Drastic hair cuts aren't always a good idea, but it's worth trying them out anyway A couple of months ago, I had seven inches of my hair cut off. I kept it plaited in the glovebox of my car for a few weeks, marvelling over the blunt bit and saying "DOESN'T IT LOOK LIKE … Continue reading Things I learned in 2016

January sales and my rapidly-diminishing self esteem

Saturday was the first day I braved the January sales. Full of Nando's and wielding an umbrella to jab fellow bargain-hunters with (not really), I took a deep breath and walked into Topshop. I'm always struck by how pretty the girls who work in Topshop are. They look in real life how I look in … Continue reading January sales and my rapidly-diminishing self esteem