Damsel in a Dress

November 29, 2012 § Leave a comment

I’m supposed to be going to Christmas parties. Posh Christmas parties. My reindeer jumper is apparently not smart enough attire for these soirées. Happily for me, the saviour for any damsel in sartorial distress is gorgeous website Damsel In a Dress, as their beautiful collection of day and evening wear makes for effortless occasion dressing.

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Little winter treats from Zalando

November 25, 2012 § Leave a comment

In deepest darkest winter, piling on layers of bobbly jumpers and thick coats to cycle to work in the rain can be very depressing indeed. Luckily Zalando have stopped me from developing Seasonal Affective Disorder by sending me the cutest winter accessories for brightening up miserable grey skies.
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HOW TO: stay safe and healthy on travel adventures

November 22, 2012 § 3 Comments

If you’re about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime, it’s easy to forget about health and safety in the excitement of planning bungee jumps or deciding how many pairs of flip flops to pack. But it’s worth sorting out the less thrilling bits of your holiday well in advance, as a few quick precautions can save you from such unsavory mishaps as holiday illness or injury abroad. Make sure you’re properly prepared and protect yourself for your next big adventure with our guide.


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European Outdoor Film Tour

November 18, 2012 § Leave a comment

I don’t know when I was last this excited about going to the movies. Nine of the coolest European extreme sports films are on tour across the continent. Get tickets now.

Desperately Seeking Adventure!

November 17, 2012 § Leave a comment

I think I may have found the perfect travel company for girls outdoors.

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Fabulous Fat Face: Win £100 to spend on winter goodies!

November 13, 2012 § 51 Comments

I’ve always been a little bit in love with Fat Face’s philosophy:

“Hunt down the perfect wave, ski from dawn till dusk, shed your 9 to 5 skin. When all is said and done, better a bad day on the slopes than a good day in the office.”

And now I’m coveting their gorgeous new winter collection, which features cosy Fair Isle knits, retro leather hiking boots and the sweetest hats and gloves, perfect for getting lost in the woods or braving the snow in. Here’s my pick of their lovely new looks, as well as three amazing competitions – two ways to win gorgeous new winter gear and a chance to take the ultimate winter trip to Whistler resort.

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REVIEW: Brasher Hillmaster hiking socks for women

November 11, 2012 § Leave a comment

I have new socks! So without further ado let me introduce:

It’s chilly round these parts. Luckily for my cold feet, I have been sent me these fab lilac fuzzy numbers to test out from the lovely people at Brasher. The Hillmaster socks cost £15 and are specifically designed to fit women’s feet.

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