That Stripe Life

There are so many tales about wearing stripes – which direction makes you appear skinnier or slimmer? I’ll never know. Being totally honest, I don’t actually care. I like stripes no matter what direction they’re going in. I know I…

A Sprinkle of Pattern

I’m wearing a leather jacket in August. Seems weird, but with the “summer” Yorkshire’s been having at the moment – it’s completely justified. That’s one thing I will never be able to get go of. Leather jackets (faux) are the…

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I'm Anika, I live in Yorkshire, I was born in May, and I blog about lifestyle and street style. Sometimes I share a photography session or two on here also. Take a look around - happy reading!

The Playsuit: A Summer Essential

There have been many occasions, where I’m attending an event, going out, or heading to a party and have no idea what to wear. It’s 300 million degrees out, it’s super sweaty and I’m too lazy to find a top…

Dear Teenage Me

Dear Teenage Me, It’s officially been two whole years since you were a teenager and so much has changed. Let’s just say I’m writing this from the future, and I have some tips to help you through those rough years.…

There’s Just Something About Nature

I can’t put my finger on it, but there’s something about being outdoors that does wonders for my mind. And the weird thing is, I’m not an outdoorsy person at all. I’ve been camping once in my entire life, and…

Exploring in Floral

Going for walks has got to be one of my favourite things to do. It’s a very basic activity, you don’t need much, but the benefits are always positive. Whenever I’m in a bad mood, not feeling well, or want…

Next Autumn Press Day 2017 – Key Trends // #NextPressDay

On 18 May 2017, I travelled from Leeds to London to check out Next’s Autumn 2017 line and I was not disappointed. Whoever I head to Next Press Day the first thing I’m always blown away by is the venue…

Burgundy Beanie Magic

Is it just me that’s obsessed with beanie hats? Nope? Okay that’s good to know. I absolutely adore them, and there’s something about adding a beanie hat to an outfit that just alters the look… in a good way. Today’s…

Faux Leather Lovin’

I remember being a child, and loving tops that looked like two pieces but were one. If that says a lot about me, ah well. I just thought there was something super cool about having a deceiving piece of clothing…

She My Nap Queen

I’m like hey, wassup, hello…. There’s something about cosy sweatshirts that just makes me unbelievably happy. Comfort is key when it comes to my fashion sense, I don’t think looking good is worth it if you’re in pain. Luckily, with…

Grey Days

Hope you’re having a great week! There’s something about a crisp winter day that is just exhilarating to walk in. Despite the cold, I’ve been spending a lot more time this winter, and I’m loving it. Not only do I…