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The Domestic Abuse Diaries – The Super-Market

Carrot cake or Victoria sponge... God, I don't know...maybe she'd prefer some good old Mr Kipling. What kind of cakes do 80-year olds like anyway? And then what do I get mum...we’re going to hers afterwards and I hate walking in empty handed, especially with a husband who eats for two, sometimes three... OK, I'm getting…

The Pink Gift Guide : No.2

Back today to give you guys some more gift inspo! This edit is all things pretty and pink. If you're struggling for ideas on gifts this holiday season then you've come to the right place! As well as beautiful products from the usual high-street suspects, there are also a few personable and unique gifts from…

The Blue Gift Guide : No.1

If you're struggling for ideas on gifts this holiday season then you've come to the right place! As well as beautiful products from the usual high-street suspects, there are also a few personable and unique gifts from independent retailers (it's important to support small businesses especially at this time of year!) Expect a gift guide…

The Domestic Abuse Diaries – The Honey Moon

“He’s going to think you’re a slag now, I hope you realise that!” My husband marched alongside me pulling his suitcase behind him, his face red and angry. Any joy we’d experienced on the flight had disappeared.  “You can’t shake people’s hands” he whispered angrily.  “I’m sorry...I didn’t think it was a problem” I replied, sad…

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Stop Romanticizing Abuse – by Hodan Khalif

@sprinklesofblack He loves me. I promise he loves me. In fact, his love for me is so deep he feels the need to draw marks on my body as evidence. He called my body a canvas and his fist the paint brush. His paint was the alcohol that gave him power to love me like…

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Decembers Diva Discounts!

Now that the madness of Black Friday has well and truly faded in to the background, I have taken it upon myself to scour the internet to find you all the best discounts and offers! Whether you are just wanting to treat yourself (you deserve it gal!), or looking for a special gift for someone,…

The Party Edit

If you missed out on all the amazing Black Friday offers last week, firstly, where were you?! But secondly, I got your back with some offers that are kicking about the internet right now. With the majority of online retailers putting on weekly offers throughout the festive period, there's always a discount to be found!…

An English woman in Cairo

Sit Englizia fi Misr (An English woman in Cairo) By Saffa Kate Here’s a snippet of my life when I was just twenty years old and had the privilege to live in a magical madness. Glossary I’ve decided to include this first so that you are familiar with some of the Egyptian colloquial terminology you…

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Cyber Week Frenzy

It's that time of year again when everyone and their granny gets in to a shopping frenzy trying to bag the best cyber week deals! If like me, your inbox and social media (and every corner of the internet) is bombarding you with cyber deals left, right and centre, then no worries lads, I'm here…

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MOSCHINO x H&M. Collection review

SO guys, LETS TALK, the new Moschino x H&M collection, after several attempts to try and get my hands on this morning, I was lucky enough to nab a few of my favourite pieces (keep your eyes peeled next week) My first impressions of the collection were mixed reviews, it follows the old style vintage…

Ooh You Mad Cuz I’m Styling On You

  Autumn/Winter is really upon us, so large coats and knits are a must to keep warm. This long teddy coat is from H&M and has a vintage feel to it which I love. It's good to experiment with patterned knits & jumpers to brighten up your outfits. Sometimes winter dressing can seem quite dull. …

Issa ASOS Look.

Look One. My favourite look from the lot, boiler suits are in and I've always loved them but never tried a look before, There are so many ways in which you can style these bad boys,, trainers work well or for a feisty edge add some heeled boots. Red lips are never a bad idea.…

October Favourites

With Autumn in full swing and Winter just around the corner, it's time to get those layers out! Comfy and warm doesn't mean frumpy and unstylish. With layering being a key trend this year, along with mix match prints and textures, it's never been easier to put together a stylish look with your own spin…

Cat walk Looks for Less

If you’ve not already noticed, leopard print has been dominating the fashion world lately. We can’t deny that we ourselves, are obsessed OR certainly know someone who is. From textured Zebra Print, to abstract Leopards, the high street is raging in jungle fever and offering some of the feistiest pieces this season. It doesn’t get…

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Fashion Week, Modest Perspective

With Fashion Week coming to a close, its that time to look back at some of the best looks from each city. Modest fashion is ever growing within the current fashion climate, and with the influence of social platforms the fashion world seems to be drifting into a new demographic. There are still many misconceptions…

Less Of The Labels

Man am I tired of hearing what the intellectual world and some Muslims think a Western person who adopts Islam as a way of life, should be called.  I am not a Convert and certainly no Revert! I happen to be a human being who believes in one God and the original Jewish, Christian and Islamic scriptures, making me a Muslim, I don’t need an additional label to clarify or categorise me further.