Hello My Name is Vogue and I’m a Lycra-holic!!

She’s probably going to kill me for posting this pic, but my good friend,  Suzie Cox aka Ex Gladiator Vogue, has a problem, a very serious problem, she is actually addicted to lycra!!  My mission if I wish to accept it, (which obviously I do) is to get this lycra loving lovely back into civvies. […]

By |June 12th, 2015|Fashion, Personal Shopping|14 Comments

“My Name is Gladiator”

If this has wetted your appetite, you better act quickly.  Zara has defiantly led the way with this current trend, and has been on it from the get go.  Hence you can only order these now online, as most stores have sold out.  So get going!!As much as I love these little beauties, with my […]

Under Starters Orders

First up is the Ivestec Derby Festival 4th – 5th June

The Derby is one of the most famous flat races in the world, dating back to 1780.  The dress code for the Queens stand is top hats and hats or fascinators for the ladies.  This is my partner Tom’s favourite day out, he’s been going […]

By |June 3rd, 2015|Fashion, Social Calendar, Stylist|2 Comments

King Kimono and the Coconuts!!

Here are a few of my favourites that are out there now, hope you like them too!Release the Kimono Dragon in you!!

Photography, props and dog (Ramone) thanks to my friend Laura, more on her lovely home and fabulous vintage wardrobe to come……

By |May 28th, 2015|Fashion, Stylist|4 Comments

Mad May in Matera!

After an evening of fun and frolics in Rome it was a bleary eyed early start for the second leg of this 2 destination trip. I would have been more than happy to stay in Rome but I didn’t know then what was to come….

Fast forward 4 hours, a rather reckless drive, sore bottoms and […]

By |May 21st, 2015|Travel and Fashion|0 Comments

Do you want trainers with that?

Whats your trainer personality?
Are you a quirky, sporty trainer wearer, I think that’s my camp. I love pairing a pair with something you wouldn’t expect or alternatively in a more sports luxe type of way.
Best brands for this are Nike and New balance.

Maybe your in the old school camp, if so your in good company […]

By |May 21st, 2015|Fashion, Stylist, trainers|2 Comments

Clog – tastic!

Love them or hate them, there’s no getting away from them.

I’m firmly in the love corner, and just like Sarah Jessica Parker have been for a few years now, I’m just about to buy my 5th pair so I think this surely means it’s true love!


So imagine my delight when the clog was heralded shoe […]

By |May 15th, 2015|clogs, Footwear, Personal Shopping|0 Comments

Here come the boys!!

By |May 8th, 2015|Mens Fashion and Styling|0 Comments

40 Stories – ON AIR!!

Hi I’m Sophie; mum of 2, fianceé, sister, friend, forty something, fashion lover. Stylist and online personal shopper, and for the first time a full time fashion and beauty blogger.

So for the first time I’m ON AIR!!!

I’ve set myself a task of writing 40 blog posts and getting to grips with the technology to enable […]

By |May 1st, 2015|New over 40 Fashion Blogger|6 Comments