things I loved about Saturday

  • It’s still the weekend!
  • Starting the day with some me time – a relaxing bath with molton brown bath foam and a neil’s yard 10 minute face mask. Perfect.
  • Checking out some amazing designs while having brunch/lunch at The Dock Kitchen with some fabulous friends – here we are on Snapshots. I totally want a wall like this at home.

  • Discovering clothes you forgot you had. It’s definitely spring now (in the UK anyway that is) so it’s never been a better time to spring clean your wardrobe. Check out Lanny’s post on how to have a happy wardrobe. Get rid of that clutter now.
  • Birthday cake at birthday parties. Hmmm, cherries.
  • Driving through the heart of London. I know that I complain about you sometimes London but you are pretty amazing!

Caz x

how to have a happy wardrobe

by guest writer Leanne Lind.

I love sorting and reorganising peoples wardrobes. I even convinced my dad to let me fix his wardrobe (to give you an idea he still has a top from when he was 21 in there!)

If you are the sentimental type maybe enlist in the help of an honest and slightly ruthless friend. Trust me you will thank me once its over!

Now comes the tricky part, I find it easier when you just pull everything out and start from scratch. Have a toss, keep and maybe pile and try anything on that your not sure about or haven’t worn recently. A good rule of thumb is to seriously think about throwing anything out that you haven’t worn in the last year.

Once that’s completed, colour coding tops and grouping items together like jeans, shorts etc makes for a neat, organised wardrobe. Often I find that once this stage is done you can assess what you actually need to finish off your wardrobe. Need new cute ballet flats to go with all those jeans? Or have too many black tops instead of fun bright coloured ones? Its so much easier to see now and make a new list of things you need.

Once this is completed I give my friends clothes I think they will like and give the rest to charity. Cant get much better than that! Friends are often so grateful they will do the same. Now what to do with all those extra hangers? Shopping anyone?