2018 was an exciting year for me career-wise. I was building my consultancy business, blogging, launching a YouTube channel, freelancing in digital marketing and copywriting on the side. Despite leaving me completely burnt out by the time 2019 rolled around, it taught me a huge amount about moving my career forward. I thought I’d share the 5 key lessons I learned in the year my career finally took off… Read more
I know I’m getting old because for the first time I’m seeing old fashion trends come back in vogue. Styles and looks which were popular when I was a teenager have returned and are back in a big way! I thought I'd share my thoughts on the best luxury vintage bags worth snapping up. Read more
I wanted to talk about body image, body positivity and embracing my curves as it is so important to celebrate our amazing bodies. This also neatly follows on from my previous blogpost where I touched on the impact social media and bombardment of unrealistic images can have on our own insecurities and wellbeing. Read more
You might, or might not, have noticed I recently took a lengthy blog and digital detox. I all but disappeared from the internet. However, I am delighted to say I am back and I'm kicking off with a post I feel is really important to be honest about in the blogging arena and that is my image and blog principles. Read more
As we all know, I love bagging something on sale, especially when it comes to luxury items, so I wanted to share a sneaky promo code which is running this weekend ONLY. Although it's not the largest reduction ever the selection of bags, shoes and ready-to-wear is absolutely amazing and includes a number of pieces which NEVER EVER go on sale. Read more
The transition from your twenties into your thirties is a defining one. From 20 to 29, you can pretty much get away with wearing whatever you want! Entering your thirties is a scary catapult into more adulthood, but when it comes to fashion you are still as young as you feel. Read more
My newfound obsession with vintage continues. My latest wardrobe addition is a Dior Oblique-print jacket. If you asked me about buying a piece like this a year ago, I would have scoffed. It's amazing how much I've done a 180 when it comes to these retro items! Read more
I have a never-ending love affair with fine jewellery. The reason I advocate investing in it so much is, I want my wardrobe and accessories drawer to be filled with pieces I'll treasure for the rest of my life. These days I want to invest better, buy less and enjoy more.
I am a huge fan of the H&M collaborations with luxury designers. I know there is a lot of hysteria surrounding them and plenty of people scoff at how ridiculous and chaotic they can get, but as someone who looks forward to these collabs year on year, these are my thoughts on it.
Recently, I've developed an affection for all things vintage. I came across Vintage Fine Jewellery a couple of months ago and was enchanted by the character and elegance of their selection of jewellery. Vintage Fine Jewellery source exclusive pieces dating anywhere between the Victorian to Art Deco era.
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