Hypnobirthing, the new buzzword in the world of yummy mummies, yoga retreats and simply breathing your baby out- but is it all too good to be true?
Well it's a been a while, and whilst life is passing us by at lighting speed we've landed just before Christmas and a mere 4 and a half months the big day....eeekkkk! So like all 'me time treats' my facial routine has kind of bitten the dust of late, leaving this pre-bridal complexion lacking all … Continue reading Pre-wedding pampering at Solaia Spa
For all you brides-to-be, you really need to join us in the Love My Dress Facebook group. It's a splendid little place dedicated to wedding chit chat, rants and support when needed. There's no better place to find supplier details, decor inspiration and to air any big day niggles. Plus you mind certain members joining … Continue reading Wedding Budget Blues
Sometimes all we need is a week of walks by the beach, cuddles with the youngest member of the clan and unlimited cider consumption to recharge our batteries. So, after a mammoth few weeks of weddings, teaching and early prom appointments, I headed south to the seaside town of Porthcawl, not too far from the … Continue reading A week of relaxation by the sea
This week I've been lucky enough to spend some time in sunny Yorkshire. Well I say sunny- it was hot, sunny and humid for all of around 6 hours before every other weather hit. Thunder, lightning, rain and hale plus a flooded motorway to boot. British Summer hey?! Anyway, I was in Yorkshire to join … Continue reading Behind the scenes with Mark Hill and Jordan Bone
Phew, a long, exhausting day is over! You would never believe how tiring a QVC TSV is- considering its generally 5-6 20 minutes shows, I feel like I've ran a marathon! Even repeating the same advice, tips and pro secrets becomes exhausting. Who knew?! Anyway, what a day it was! The staff at QVC were … Continue reading Behind the scenes at QVC
Curling, straightening, smoothing, volumising. All from one tool. A straightener? No. A wand? Nope. A tong? Not too far off. No, the tool that creates so many styles is another treat from Instyler, this time their Titanium Hairstyling System. Designed for making daily hairstyling quick and easy for the every day women, this multi functional … Continue reading Instyler Titanium Hairstyling System
You can never have enough brushes. Make up brushes, hair brushes, I collect them all. Luckily for me, at So Coco Rouge, we stock my favourite brush range Crown and have recently introduced two of my absolute favourites to our collection! Silicone Liner and Domed Dual Fibre. I already have more than enough angled liner … Continue reading My new Crown Brush staple.
Pretty much two years to the day I left, I found myself back down in London within the fabulous studios of shopping channel QVC. I always feel an odd sense of nostalgia visiting aspects of my life or career I thought I had left behind, and almost a vibe of déjà vu. Anyway, the brand … Continue reading Instyler Tulip
WED2B. If your getting hitched you've probably notice this brand popping up all over your Facebook and Instagram feeds for the past few months. Branded as a discount wedding store, with prices around the £500 mark, their advertising (featuring the amazing Chloe Lloyd, who I was lucky enough to work with on many occasions in … Continue reading To be or WED 2B?