Foundation Review: L’Oreal Paris Infallible Shaping Stick

Foundation Review: L’Oreal Paris Infallible Shaping Stick

Well it’s been a while, hasn’t it? I promised a whole slew of foundation reviews on a very regular basis and there …
Trends I Can Live With: Side-Stripe Trousers

Trends I Can Live With: Side-Stripe Trousers

This go-faster stripes on trousers trend is one trend I can get behind, unlike backless things, “cold shoulders” and anything cropped). And it can …
Sunday Tittle Tattle: Not Fit For Purpose

Sunday Tittle Tattle: Not Fit For Purpose

Please examine Exhibit A above, which is a pretty bog-standard sink. Traditional – some might say boring – in style, but infinitely useful for holding water, …
Luxury Summer Skin Prep with Anne Sémonin | AD

Luxury Summer Skin Prep with Anne Sémonin | AD

It seems like only yesterday, but it’s actually a whole year since I wrote my post on the Anne Sémonin made-to-measure skincare …
Beauty, Fashion and Home Favourites: May 2018

Beauty, Fashion and Home Favourites: May 2018

It’s time for the May favourites. A mixed bag again, this month, as I’m featuring more beauty in the 5 Most-Used videos. So …
Interiors: If In Doubt, Start with the Downstairs Loo…

Interiors: If In Doubt, Start with the Downstairs Loo…

After dilly-dallying about looking at around five million wallpapers for the hallway, I have made the executive decision to have a little practice makeover …
Rouge G de Guerlain: Luxury Lipstick Treasure

Rouge G de Guerlain: Luxury Lipstick Treasure

Goodness me. Can we just take a moment to appreciate the effort that’s gone into designing these Guerlain Rouge G lipstick cases? Rouge …
In Conversation with Mr AMR: Things Can Only Get Better | AD

In Conversation with Mr AMR: Things Can Only Get Better | AD

The idea for this pre-Father’s Day post was supposed to be that things get better with age and that we should embrace getting …
5 Most-Used Beauty Products: May 2018

5 Most-Used Beauty Products: May 2018

I’m going to do a bit more of a written accompaniment than usual to this month’s “most used” video; I filmed the …
Meet Us in the Swag Bag Aisle…

Meet Us in the Swag Bag Aisle…

If you were scrolling through Instagram this week, you may have noticed a bit of a commotion going on over some rather nice (very …
Lumiere Essentielle and The Two New Additions… | AD

Lumiere Essentielle and The Two New Additions… | AD

Darphin have two brand new additions to their Lumiere Essentielle skincare range and they are absolutely gorgeous. Luxe-feeling, sweet-smelling and perfect for the summer …
The Strange Boring Subject Challenge

The Strange Boring Subject Challenge

I have a new idea for a feature, borne (once again) from the comments section, which is often where I’ll go to if …
The Budget-Friendly Suit-All Simple Cleansing Oil

The Budget-Friendly Suit-All Simple Cleansing Oil

I picked up this not-insubstantial bottle of face-cleansing oil for two pounds. Two pounds! Granted, it was on offer (this was last year, I’…
Life Update: Fibs, Bibs and Turning Off the AGA

Life Update: Fibs, Bibs and Turning Off the AGA

Those of you who read The Uphill – the parenting and family blog I write “in my spare time” (haha) – will already be familiar with …