Sundress Season – Whitewash

I’m really enjoying my summer style at the moment, as I’m sure you can tell from my post on sandals last week! Over the next few weeks, I’m bringing you the latest haul of reasonably-priced dresses you can throw on over your bedhead and wear all day (and night!). This week is centered around my…

What’s on at The Biscuit Factory

Any Newcastle veteran will have made their way down to The Biscuit Factory, a gorgeous gallery in Ouseburn where every piece is for sale. Here’s a quick visual guide to what’s on and what’s available right now. Inside the impressive building lies a huge foyer/shop, full of textile cushions, custom jewellery and arty knick-knacks. Blue…

Summer sandals

Simple post, simple message. Summer is coming. You need some sandals. I love shoes. Shop the best here. Pastel heels Aldo Catarina (£75), Tilly block heels (£35), Caged heels (£40), Hear Me Now sandals (£45), Mule Platforms (£40), Wedges (£158), Green mules (£32), Slingback boots (£35), Floral Rupert Sanderson (£845), Metallic heels (£29) Statement   Kurt…

The Tynemouth Food Festival

Following a few teaser posts on my Instagram, it’s about time I gave a bit of detail about the Tynemouth Food Festival. After a day of exploring the food markets and stalls, as well as grabbing a spot of lunch, I’ve sat down to collate all my favourites in two handy little posts for you! The…

Beauty spotlight – Smashbox haul

After years of battling with tinted moisturisers and gradual face tanners, I have finally caved and decided I need some proper makeup. So, I grabbed my debit card, steeled myself, and delved into the makeup counters at the Metrocentre. Plagued by good reviews from friends (and strangers!) I headed straight for the Smashbox counter. The…

Girls night – Cabana

After a big dissertation hand-in, it was finally time for a girly catchup. I hadn’t seen these two in forever, so where better to head than one of the hottest new openings in town; Brazilian-themed Cabana. Festoon lighting, a South American-inspired menu and 2-4-1 on cocktails before 7 or after 10 (and not poorly priced between…

It’s a date – Riley’s Fish Shack

If you frequent Tynemouth, you may be aware that there’s a new opening nestled in King Edward’s Bay, in the shadow of the castle. For anyone who hasn’t been before, The Gibraltar Rock is the perfect place to stop in for pre-dinner drinks. With reasonable drinks and peaceful decor, TGR served us a cool glass of…