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  • Competition Alert: Creative Couture Fashion Designer of The Year

    Something a little different on the blog today, I’m excited to announce the launch of Creative Couture Designer of The Year, a new fashion design competition launched by vintage boutique, Heartfelt. The aim of this competition is to inspire and encourage creative fashion talent, and there are several categories including 16-18 year olds, 19-25 year olds […]

  • outfits
  • Welcome to The Greatest Show on Earth

    On Sunday I kicked off September with a visit to Circomedia’s Sunday Best event in Portland Square. Circomedia are something of a Bristol institution, housed in a beautiful church overlooking Portland Square, which sits between St Pauls and Cabot Circus, the performance company specialises in contemporary circus and physical theatre. They’re a regular feature at […]

  • Rock The Week
  • Rock The Week

    Fashion related (and totally non-fashion related) things that have made my world go round over the last seven days… Ping pong and Pimms. July is  busy month for birthdays – including Mr Ship-Shape’s – so this weekend we celebrated by going camping for the weekend with 25 other friends. We played ping pong, cooked up […]

  • shopping
  • Local Love: Heartfelt Bristol

    Bristol constantly surprises me with the vintage shopping opportunities that lie within. Heartfelt is one such destination, a true vintage gem which I only had the pleasure of discovering a few weeks ago. Located on Clifton’s Alma Vale Road, a stone’s throw from Whiteladies Road, Heartfelt is a vintage boutique-cum-tea room where the focus is […]

  • Rock The Week
  • Rock The Week

    Fashion related (and totally non-fashion related) things that have made my world go round over the last seven days… Festival shopping. This week I’ve been shopping for lots of festival goodies in conjunction with the Cabot Circus Style Challenge (more on that on Tuesday) and planning some festival-based content for the blog. Clean skin. On […]