Category: Shopping

Seeing Red – Autumn Winter 17/18 Fashion Trends.

Red is the colour!  It certainly is the new black right now. For autumn we’re taking our style cues from Mother Nature it would seem and it’s all about a bright bold palette, it’s about vivd reds, statement reds, slashes of red, whatever you do, get some red in that (whatever you’re wearing.  It’s a…

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In Music We Trust, Fashion & Mental Health Awareness.

Aiden Hatfield is first and foremost a musician,  he is passionate about music, his music, all music. It is as his slogan on one of his  branded t-shirts states “Music is my Medicine.”  What makes Aiden admirable is the fact he has used his passion  for music to serve as a platform to raise the issue of mental health awareness, on his own as an individual, simply because he felt the need and the desire. This is not a vague faceless campaign or something he simply pays lip service to, he puts his thoughts and feelings and shares his own journey with mental health on the line and in the public domain in the desire to help and inspire.

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Pink Perfection – The love affair continues.

So here’s the thing, Pink.   That’s it, Pink is the  actual “thing” right now.  It’s still around n the shops, yes it’s in the sales, some of our most noted fashion bibles are telling us to phase it out of our wardrobes this season, and yet, in-coming stock for the Autumn Winter season is…

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Shopping With…Katie Fforde

Today, I m honoured to be in interviewing literary legend, Katie Fforde.  Katie describes herself on her website as being “a writer, mother, wife and for those who don’t know, a struggling flamenco dancer.”  Believe me this truly an understated and very humble  statement of achievement here. Katie Fforde is an award winning best selling…

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Shopping With…Dame Kelly Holmes.

Shopping With … Dame Kelly Holmes. An icon of determination, positivity and achievement.
Today I’m honoured to interview Dame Kelly Holmes. You will have seen a lot of her over the years, a real over-achiever, an athletics hero, olympic champion, a mentor, and business woman. There is so much to this lady, she is an abundant source of energy, inspiration, positivity and achievement.

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Shopping with …Marverine Cole

Shopping with …Marverine Cole. Meet Marverine Cole, award-winning Journalist and Broadcaster. A powerhouse, a media maven and inspirational figure for women of colour and women in general pursuing media dreams. She shops with conviction, knows what she wants, knows how to get it and doesn’t need reaffirmation from anyone along the way.

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Is Dirty Food The New Comfort Food?

Fellow foodies is dirty food the new comfort food?,  something has been bothering me for the past few days, I detect a new trend in our food habits, but wonder am I imagining a ‘thing’ or is it really true that we are all just getting a little bit more ‘Dirty’ when it comes to…

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Moving in New Circles. – Jewellery Edit.

A New Year, a new me? Not so sure, but for 2017 I’m definitely moving in new circles it would seem. When I say I’m moving in new circles, I mean I really am moving IN lots of different circles, physically. Jewellery circles. I  have re-discovered my passion for jewellery.  It’s always been there, but…

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Venice Vacation, Travel with Children.

Why a Venice vacation? Celebrating New Years Eve as your children grow older becomes less about finding tickets for outrageous parties, clubs, gigs and ore about finding something beautiful, fun and inclusive you can do as a family.  You want the big bangs, the fireworks, the camaraderie of other people without overwhelming crowds and the ability to get back to the warm as soon as the children have had enough, or the ability to experience it all from the comfort of a vey large hotel window!

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Vote madamehighst Best Lifestyle Blog in the UK Blog Awards 2017

Tick Tock, final call for #UKBA17 votes for my #Lifestyle Blog . Your country needs you Ok but I DO! A vote for Lifestyle blog please would be most appreciated. All votes, gratefully received.  Vote madamehighst Best Lifestyle Blog in the UK Blog Awards 2017. : Please click here to vote for madamehighst #lbloggers Shopping,…

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