It seems odd doing my annual round-up of favourites given the year we've had, but despite going nowhere and seeing no one, I still managed to discover some fantastic brands and products, as well as cement my love for some old ones. So, these are the best of best in 2020.... Read more
2020 hasn’t been the year any of us expected. Each one of us has made minor or major adjustments to our lives. I'm sharing the small changes I've made but how my love of London will carry on no matter what. Read more
Thanks to science, the media and activists around the world, we’ve become far more considerate about the way we consume. Over the years I’ve been taking little steps to be kinder to our planet but I’m finally at a stage where I want to do more. This year I’ve decided to set myself a challenge to help me become more considered in my purchases and whims. Read more
Back in February I did a post titled Life Update (catch it HERE). In a nutshell, I was talking about changes that were happening in my personal life and the effects it was having on That New Dress. I talked about how I’d started my own business and how all consuming it was. I’m so […] Read more
I recently attended an event hosted by Currys PC World and One Roof Social were I got to gain some insight into the blogging industry. These are some of the tips and tricks I learned along the way.
Recently, I've been a very bad blogger! You may (or may not) have noticed my posts have been getting rather sporadic of late. I use be militant about posting on time and I took immense pride in ensuring content was being churned out on a regular basis, so I thought I should address this recent change.
I don't know about you but I'm really feeling those post-Christmas blues. I adore Christmas and the run up to it, so when it's all over, I try to keep my spirits lifted as much as possible. My recent Bloomon subscription is doing a good job of making me smile!
It's hard to believe we're already at that point in the year where I round up my 2017 favourites. At the end of each year since this blog has been going I always collate the best in beauty, fashion, film and music.
As you've probably realised already I have a bit of a weakness for shopping, particularly luxury shopping! I would rather have one beautifully designed, perfectly crafted and eyewateringly expensive handbag than a hundred high street ones. I thought I'd discuss how I fund my luxury habit and how you can nip and tuck your finances to afford it.
I never thought I'd do a blog series focused on fitness but this blogpost is kick starting exactly that. I am delving back into the world of working out, eating healthy and getting on my fitness a-game after quite a few years of being a lazy lump! Who's ready to get on this fitness journey with me?!
Blogging over the last 3 years has been a rollercoaster of an experience. I've learned lots about the industry and thought it was time I'd share a few of the hard truths you need to know about keeping a blog running.
A little over a year ago I shared that I was renovating a house. The global pandemic and resulting lockdown meant my boyfriend and I had a lot more time to finish it. Given it's 90% complete, I thought it was high time for an update. Read more
Meet Dominique - the happy-go-lucky woman behind the London lifestyle, fashion and beauty blog, That New Dress™. Accompanied by her adorable chihuahua Simba, Dominique keeps us in the loop with the latest fashion and beauty trends as she stylishly stumbles around London. Learn more