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Accessorising Tricks for Noobs

Accessorising Tricks  Accessorising is something that can make or break your outfit. As if choosing your garments for the day wasn’t tricky enough, you also need to pay attention to the complementing details, such as the right jewellery, handbags, and shoes. Apart from this, you also need to take into…

Exterior Inspiration • The Steps To Enjoying Intimate Garden BBQs

The Steps To Enjoying Intimate Garden BBQs Dinner outdoors is something that is only usually possible in the UK during the summer months. This year, we’ve been blessed with a much warmer than usual, so temperatures at nighttime have been ideal for eating in the garden. However, not everyone is…

Summer Holiday Reading

Summer Holiday Reading Whether you’re travelling near or far, it’s often difficult to choose what to read on holiday. If you’re wanting something different than your normal beach read, this is a list for you. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman “Eleanor Oliphant has learned how to survive…

Reinvent Me by Camilla Dallerup • Book Giveaway!

Book Giveaway! Camilla Dallerup’s new book Reinvent me. Want to take charge of your life? In need of a career, relationship or life overhaul? Well we have just the perfect book to help you on your way!! It’s Camilla Dallerap’s new book Reinvent me.We at Those London Chicks are pleased…

Wrestle Mania

Wrestle Mania 2017 I am not a wrestler. I don’t want to be a wrestler, though I do like a good roll around in the bedroom and occasionally like it a bit rough…this guy took it to the next level though and I have the marks to prove it. It…

Design Retreats

Design Retreats It’s that time. If you haven’t already (or even if you have) it’s likely you are dreaming of escaping. Escaping to a place of beauty of course – the ideal is finding a hotel that is a struggle to leave… Above, is Ace Hotel LA, designed by Commune….

5 Ways to Read More

5 Ways to Read More Read Books You Like Pick books that you’ll enjoy. It’s all too easy to feel pressure to read the “next big thing” or that novel that your friend from work loved. Find out what types of books you enjoy reading; and before you buy look…

The Matt Haycox Foundation launches at The Houses of Parliament

Charity • The Matt Haycox Foundation The Matt Haycox Foundation is a children’s charity which aims to provide financial support to the lives of seriously and terminally ill children and their families in Yorkshire. On June 16th in front of a host of familiar faces and special guests, the Matt…

Protecting your skin from the Sun

Protecting your Skin from the Sun Are you wearing Sunscreen? I know that this is a favourite subject of mine and many have heard me say…The Sun is NOT your friend and whilst we’re on the subject, this includes SUN BEDS. The fact is that up until you’re 30, you…

New Landscaping Trends You Need to Try

  Top 5 Chick Picks • Landscaping Trends! Landscaping trends have been changing very fast over the years, so if you want to make sure that your backyard looks amazing, you have to be well-informed and follow the latest trends. It’s very important that you take care of this part…

We made the list • Top 60 London Lifestyle Blogs on the Planet!

 Top 60 London Lifestyle Blogs on the Planet • We made the list! We were recently ranked in the Top 60 London Lifestyle Blogs on the Planet by Feedspot. We are thrilled! The blogs/websites on the list were ranked based on certain criteria; google reputation, influence, quality of posts and Feedspots…

Wedding Organisation Essentials

Wedding Organisation Essentials Most women start planning their wedding as soon as they’re old enough to understand what it is, but daydreaming about your special day as a child is quite different from organising the real thing as a grown-up. With so many things on your checklist, it’s easy to…

EMBRACE THE WINDS OF CHANGE

Embrace the Winds of Change I was out in the garden not too long ago, picking up the broken twigs and branches, left in the wake of Storm Doris. This got me thinking about the cycle of life. Again. It fascinates me to observe Mother Nature making change happen, in…

Vintage Home Ideas

 The Golden Age of Hollywood in the Comfort of Your Own Home The vintage glamour and glitz of the Hollywood Regency style isn’t reserved solely for those with the view of the Hollywood Sign. Characterised by elevated and sophisticated décor and an opportunity for bold self-expression, this style has charmed…

The Ultimate Gift Guide

The Ultimate Gift Guide By Claire Hastings Don’t worry, there isn’t any holiday that is approaching. But, we are going to take a lucky guess and say that you have probably forgotten about a b-day, anniversary or something similar that is approaching, right? And you are probably super tired of…

A Beginner’s Guide to Using Antiques in your Home

A Beginner’s Guide to Using Antiques in your Home By Emma Joyce There’s an old saying that goes: “What goes around, comes around”, and as old as it is, it’s proven to be true, at least when it comes to fashion and design. We witness the return of some old…

Interior Inspiration: Blocking Out

Interior Inspiration We all need some colour in our lives, particularly when the weather is oh, so bleak…. I have been admiring some projects of late that have embraced a monochromatic scheme (not to be confused with black & white). James Turrell’s quote articulates my feelings on these spaces: “I…

Travelling with kids??

Thinking about going travelling with kids? Casey hill has some very useful first hand experience and tips to pass on.

Creative Organisation Hacks That You’ll Adore!!

Creative Organisation Hacks By Stacey Cooper Raise your hand if you identify as a mother, businesswoman, cook, laundromat and cleaning lady. Now that we’re all here, I’d like to start by saying that as a successful businesswoman with a slight control freak mannerism, I really love to keep things in…