Category Archives: Jewellery

Wardrobe planning #14: Bangles and bracelets – #02 Leather bracelets

This is the second of a two-part piece about bangles and bracelets. Here is a shortcut to last week’s post: Wardrobe planning #13: Bangles and bracelets – #01 Enamel bangles. Before I retired, I hardly ever wore bracelets and only … Continue reading

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Wardrobe planning #13: Bangles and bracelets – #01 Enamel bangles

Before I retired, I hardly ever wore bracelets and only owned a small number. I wore a watch on my left wrist every day and did not like the feel of a bracelet in addition. My right wrist was bare … Continue reading

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Wardrobe planning #12: Preparing for warmer weather

As yesterday was when the clocks changed – Spring Forward, Fall Back – it seems fitting to think about planning my clothes and accessories for warmer weather. Mind you, here in the UK we can still expect to have snow, … Continue reading

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Outfit of the day 17/03/17

I started writing this blog for a number of reasons. One of these was that I wanted to revive my love of writing, but in a safe way. In the past, I often used to write about controversial issues for … Continue reading

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Museum shopping #03: British Museum 16/03/17

I must say that The British Museum is probably my favourite, well it is equal to Athens’ National Archaeological Museum in my heart. I love both of these for the fantastic array of sculpture, ceramics and jewellery from the ancient world. … Continue reading

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Outfit of the day and purchases 03/03/17

Yesterday’s trip made me feel very happy and so pleased that we had done something special for once. But it did take a lot out of both of us. I am so tired today, although I did manage to get … Continue reading

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Museum shopping #02: National Galleries of Scotland 08/02/17

Quick update: I am too ill to post in the usual way today, so I hope you enjoy this one that I prepared earlier in the best Blue Peter fashion. Wow! The National Galleries of Scotland shop is not one … Continue reading

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