Grace & Frankie… Get their fashion looks | V. I. BUYS

I’ve mentioned over here that I’m hooked on Grace & Frankie on Netflix. A show about two women in their twilight years who find themselves living together – in the most amazing beach house, no less – after their husbands admit to, having had affair for the past 20 years – with one another. You need to stick with the first season – it’s currently on it 4th – as it’s a little different to how the rest of the…

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Paris Fashion Week: French slogan tees | V. I. BUYS

To finish off my fashion week series it’s the turn of Paris Fashion Week – always the last capital to host fashion week because, really where would fashion be without Paris? If you’re a bit of a Francophile like myself then you may want to have a little read of my favourite French fashion style books here or, maybe you fancy some French lessons? Those being style lessons in the form of these here slogan tees. Which are everywhere at the…

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Milan Fashion Week: Classic Italian scents | V. I. BUYS

Since starting this blog I have wanted to stick to my fashion roots – having been a stylist and fashion editor on national magazines for over 16 years – but, I’ve always wanted them to be a little more fun and reflect my blog style. In the past I have used fashion week to inspire posts about children books, children’s fashion and children’s toys. And, recently I used London, Milan, New York and of course, Paris as the basis for…

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London Fashion Week: British born jewellery stars | V. I. BUYS

As New York fashion week ends, it’s now time for London Fashion Week – where the Autumn/Winter 2018 trends are making us mentally plan next what we will be wearing come next winter – although we have yet to embrace Spring – oh, yes Spring is on the way! But, for now in honour of London Fashion Week and in my regular fashion week posts I’m talking London Jewellery Stars – those beautiful, delicate British jewellery brands you need to know…

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Mother’s Day Flowers with Marks & Spencer and me | V. I. BUYS (SP)

It’s a bit of a joke in my family that I treat Marks & Spencer like my corner shop. I’m always popping in and coming out with much more than the proverbial ‘pint of milk.’ So, it makes perfect sense that it’s my first port of call for any special occasion or day – and with Mother’s Day fast approaching its been great to work with them on this special campaign. First up I was invited along to a lovely…

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