birthday christmas list 2017
Books, geekery, Lifestyle

My 2017 birthday/Christmas wish list

In case I've not mentioned it enough already, I turn 30 at the end of the month - eek! People have been warned against surprise parties, speeches, singing and any memorabilia with my age on but, ya know, presents are always gratefully received. I'm not a monster! Now that I'm old there's nothing I really… Continue reading My 2017 birthday/Christmas wish list

gifts for bookworms 2016
Books, Lifestyle, stationery

2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For bookworms

This is always a fun gift guide to put together - and stressful, as I remind myself what literary goodies I've already shared recently. Got a bookworm in your life? Looking to treat yourself? There are some great boxsets and accessories here, if I may say so myself. Roald Dahl centenary boxed set, Wordery, £59.97… Continue reading 2016 Christmas Gift Guide: For bookworms

kate spade iphone case

Item of the day: Kate Spade iPhone cases

It's times like this I wish I stuck with an iPhone. Kate Spade has a gorgeous range of phone cases but they're only for iPhones. I love this glitter 'shake things up' case for £45.00. Of course, butter fingers over here is better off with folio cases, so I'd get this little cutie. Hopefully one… Continue reading Item of the day: Kate Spade iPhone cases

chicklitdesigns phone cases
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Wish list: chicklitdesigns from Etsy

I recently came across an awesome subscription service on Instagram called Once Upon a Bookcase where subscribers get a new phone case every month inspired by a top title. I instantly fell in love with this Peter Pan case but wanted to buy it on its own. A quick Etsy search threw up chicklitdesigns, who… Continue reading Wish list: chicklitdesigns from Etsy


Item of the day: Phone box iPhone case

If you've got a spare £125.00 lying around, this phone box iPhone case from Lulu Guinness is pretty friggin' epic. It's also got a handy card holder inside, so if you're out for a night on the town, this is really all you need. And you'll be the best accessorised person out there.


Item of the day: Kate Spade laptop sleeve

Yesterday I upgraded to an iPhone 5S. And you know what that means? New phone cover, yay! I have had my eye on some really cool Kate Spades ones for a while (popcorn, clapperboard) but, sod's law, they're now out of stock. Not to worry, I got a cool Orla Kiely one. I figured I… Continue reading Item of the day: Kate Spade laptop sleeve


New favourite designer: Ted Baker

I've seen so many people walking around with these cute little bags lately that it has made me fall in love with Ted Baker. There's something about those bows that's so Zooey Deschanel-ish that makes me instantly want them. I'm so fickle! The clothes are waaay out of my price range but, like Radley, the… Continue reading New favourite designer: Ted Baker


Item of the day: iPhone case

I love quirky phone cases and I love comic book heroes. So why not combine the two? When I got the first case for my iPhone, I ordered it before I even owned the phone. I knew I'd be heading into town to get one the next day and that I'd be going for the… Continue reading Item of the day: iPhone case