Making Priorities

Recently it has become glaringly obvious to me that as I get older, my priorities are shifting vastly. This may be quite an obvious statement to make, but there are things that I never thought I’d really have to think about or take into consideration at the young age of twenty-two. I the past few…

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2016, In Memoriam

With the slew of blog posts, videos, and overall discussions going around recalling the tumultuous year that was 2016, I thought I might share my experience in my little corner of the world – or, as it seems, the internet. While there is no denying that 2016 was a year of loss – my most…

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Looks of Luxury

  On a recent Christmas shopping trip on Princes Street, I strolled into H&M looking for some pieces from their new Premium Quality range (blog post here) and instead stumbled upon these beautiful rings. Looking far more expensive than their price of £5.99 (for a set of three), the colours of the stones are what…

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Leather-Bound Listens: Blossoms new self-titled album

One of my favourite little things in life is finding a new band that I just fall head over heels for, and lately that’s been Blossoms. Now, I’m fully aware that I’m late to the party on this one, but as it so happens my timing perfectly coordinated with the release of Blossoms first full…

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Leather-Bound Wears: Summer Weekend Getaway Looks

As you guys would have seen on my last travel post, I had a wonderful getaway to St. Andrews with my other half not too long ago. What you didn’t get to see, however, was that I took total advantage of our first trip together to try out a couple of outfits I had been…

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Leather-Bound Reads: The Lesser Bohemians by Eimear McBride

Published: September 2016, Faber & Faber My Rating: 4/5 Goodreads Book Depository   “for all the world’s an empty stage if he’s not standing in it.” – The Lesser Bohemians, pg. 265   When a young Irish actress finds herself training in London, all she dreams of is the West End and a flourishing cinema…

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Leather-Bound Travels: St. Andrews, Scotland

Lewis and I were so lucky as to be invited to his aunts wedding in St. Andrews just a couple of weeks ago – somewhere I had never been to before, but Lewis had basically grown up there – so I took the opportunity to make this my first post in a series of city…

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My 2016/2017 Travel Plans!

Travel has always been a huge part of my life – and I am beyond lucky to say so. My parents were firm believers that travelling provided the best form of education and thus took me on vacation with them as often as possible. Luckily, this trait that was imbedded in me has stayed, leading…

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