Traditional British Afternoon Tea

There is no more quintessential British ritual than the ceremony and serving of Afternoon tea. This traditional English custom is believed to have begun back in mid-1840s by Anna Russell, the 7th Duchess of Bedford. During this time, it was usual for people to take only two main meals a day, breakfast, and dinner at around […]

A 1940′s Weekend Experience

I bought this vintage long sleeve top and skirt during the Harrogate Vintage Festival last year, without having second thoughts about when or where on earth will I ever wear them? I’ve just fallen in love with its cosy and elegant style, plus apparently this colour suited me well (according to the sales lady). And guess what? […]

Summer Garden Party Outfit

  Hello my lovely netizens! I hope you’re doing well and thanks for stopping by my humble corner. When I think of summer garden party outfits, I’m thinking light, fun, comfortable and with a touch of glam of course! This pink flared skirt from Primark was the base of my outfit, I paired it a […]

Summertime Animal Print of Choice

Hello my lovely readers! Thank you for stopping by and I hope you’re doing well too. Here’s an outfit I’ve put together for when the weather outside is nice and sunny, basically a shorts kind of day but the occasional chilly winds sweeps by every now and again. Although we get this kind of weather […]

Tour de France 2014: Grandest of Grand Départ

Ey up my lovely readers!  I still can’t get over my Tour de France Grand Départ experience last weekend, and I must say, it was very grand indeed! The crowd and the atmosphere were amazing, even the weather has brightened up… and I have never been so proud living in Yorkshire myself, who have delivered […]

Music Festival Outfit Ideas

   Hello my dear readers! I hope you’re doing good and once again thanks for stopping by. It’s July so let the Music Festivals begin! Although one of the world’s biggest music festival (GLASTONBURY) has just finished yesterday, there’s still loads to catch this coming weeks i.e. Wireless, Lovebox, Reading and Leeds Festival, Sonisphere, T in the […]

Capital FM Summertime Ball 2014 Experience

        Hello my lovely readers! I hope you had a good weekend, and as you’ll probably noticed, yes I have been out and about in London last weekend with my dear friend Elline- to Capital FM’s Summertime Ball 2014 to be exact. It was held at the second largest stadium in Europe, yep the Wembley […]

SS14 Trend: Art in Fashion

  Fashion often sought inspiration from art, and this year, designers have taken it to another level. Designers both established and new are using their garments as a canvas of their chosen artwork, from bold brush strokes and painterly stripes, abstract drawings and portrait, to photography and graffiti. And this was my take on this year’s fashion […]

Tour de France 2014 Grand Départ in Yorkshire

Have you visited Yorkshire recently? Well if you have or haven’t, you might of noticed the yellow bikes on the streets, hanging on the wall of a house or in a shop window. You’ll also see the many buntings too made out of miniature jerseys in yellow, green, white and white with red polkadots hanging across the […]

DIY Embellished Sunglasses

  Hello summer lovers! The weather is finally warming up and the sun’s shining brightly for longer, so it’s time to take those sunnies out into the light. I’ve got really sensitive eyes and doing night shifts most of the time does not help. So I always have sunglasses with me for when I’m driving back home in […]

Fashionista Feature: Ahlea

  Hello My Style Stories readers! ^_^  I’m Ahlea, 16, and I enjoy listening to rock music and I’m obsessed with anime. I’m honoured to be the first feature in this category. My style is mainly influenced by what I feel, and whether I feel comfortable in it or not. I always wear dark colours but I’m trying to […]

Bright Spring-Summer Outfit

  Greeting my lovely readers! I hope that’s not our summer weather gone here in the UK <insert> Sad Face- it’s been raining (if not cloudy) and quiet nippy of late, but I’m still brightening up my spring to summer style with this canary yellow and vintage floral print outfit.   I went to a car […]