Ottowin Pop Up shop | Bristol…

It’s not often I get excited about a new pop-up in Bristol, but when I heard that Ren London was involved in a pop-up with Ottowin Footwear, I needed to get down there – fast.  I’m a long time fan of Ren’s clothing and textiles, in fact I’ve recently interviewed her for the Sisterhood Camp community blog – so look out for that soon. Her clothes I have admired from afar, so popping into the pop-up gave me a chance

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Style | 5 white blouses for Spring…

Ah sunshine!  It makes me want to buy pretty white blouses and skip through french markets.  I’m a sucker for a white peasant blouse, I love the modesty of it.  Simple white cotton with a lace detail and I’m all over it. Preferring a long or a three quarter length sleeve to keep myself covered up in the sun. Each year I buy a new one.  I don’t know if you are like me, but during the summer my shirt

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Simple Style | Spring footwear…

Spring is almost here!  I can hear a chorus of daffodils chiming in the sunlight!  Or maybe it’s just my joy, at finally being able to kick off my winter boots and slip my feet into something lighter. Spring footwear is here to give me a spring in my step! I’ve been searching the internet for suitable shoes – no heels for me.  I am a flat wearing, lass and I like it.  I would much rather stomp about in a pair

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Seasonal Rituals | Autumn forage in the woods…

Sometimes the smell of Autumn just takes hold of me, and there is a real need in me to go to the woods. I love to forage for wild mushrooms, except I really wish I knew what I was doing, mushroom identification is a dark art, that’s for sure.  My style of foraging is that I gather plenty, come home to identify them, get scared and end up throwing them on the compost heap!  I should take a foraging course,

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Simple Style // Winter Coats 2017…

I’m in the market for a new winter coat. Something that is warm, stylish and will work for all winter events, crisp frosty mornings and days out.  This year I fancy a splash of colour, a touch of emerald green or mustard yellow.  Teamed with a huge checked scarf and a woolly pom pom hat. Lou ArchellLou Archell, a writer, photographer, stylist and founder of Littlegreenshed.  A UK lifestyle & travel blog Lou is also a busy mum of two

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Simple Style // Autumn ride around Bristol Harbour with Seasalt…

Autumn: rusts, oranges and browns. Warm woolly jumpers and soft needle cord. Discovering your favourite new scarf and getting outside and enjoying this wonderful season.  Yesterday I did just that. Taking my beloved Temple Cycles bike out for a spin around the harbour. This season I am loving to wear colours that reflect the season, my new favourite is this beautiful rust needle cord ‘Silversmith’ skirt from Seasalt Cornwall.  Soft fabric, with a great drape and length. Teaming it with

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Simple Style // Late Summer adventures with Seasalt…

(This post is written in partnership with Seasalt Cornwall). I’m ‘almost’ at a point of autumn ready.  Ready for winter boots, thick tights and rain macs. Almost. There is something so wonderful about pulling on a pair of sturdy ankle boots that makes me feel I can conquer the world.  Don’t you agree? This year’s ankle boots are courtesy of Seasalt Cornwall. A navy blue pair called ‘Rosie’ in the wonderful colour named ‘Fathom’.  Navy blue with a hint of

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Simple Style // Summer style and wearing your wardrobe…

What is your summer style?  I wish I could say I wear breezy linen and a sun kissed face, but in reality my ‘go to’ uniform is black skinny jeans and a shirt of some description.  I love the idea of a ‘uniform’ something to throw on in the morning, it feels right, comfortable and capable for the day’s tasks.   Perfectly nice, but every day?  No that is BORING. This summer I am trying to wear my wardrobe, not

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