Category Archives: modesty

Pylons, Studs and Byways

Hands up if you love the countryside! Hands up if you love the city! And now hands up if you love both! Yeah, both hands up over here too! For a girl who has been brought up in distinctly rural areas, I have a big soft spot for hedgerows filled with various grasses and trees.… Read More

CounterCouture: Modest Style #4

Magpies in the room, please raise your hand. No, I’m not talking about those cute birds that supposedly foretell our luck. I am talking about all of you out there who find the lure of all things shiny, metallic, jewelled, encrusted and glittery irresistible. I count myself amongst those people, though the ethical price is… Read More

CounterCouture: Modest Style #3

Originally this post was going to be about what you wear when you have a night out. I then realised that I very rarely get the opportunity now to go out for the night and as such have very few outfit shots, that are not from my badly-dressed university days. So I have changed it… Read More

Introducing || Hashtags Galore!

Source In the big wide world of blogging, it turns out that social media is a pretty big deal. The stats I get from both Blogger and Google Analytics are proof of this, considering how lowly they can dip if I forget to update my Buffer with scheduled tweets (note to self: must update Buffer).… Read More

CounterCouture: Modest Style #2

Skinny jeans! They have been at the forefront of denim fashion since I was in secondary school- the era of the emo- but they are now losing ground to the slightly looser boyfriend jeans. Yet I cannot shake one of my most poignant memories of skinny jeans. In my first year of university, I lived… Read More