If you’re looking for 100% coverage without looking like you dove face-first into a vat of taupe buttercream, look no further. This foundation from Givenchy is lightweight, solid, and may well last an eternity.
Pssst. I have a secret. I hate shopping for dresses. I know: weird right? I wish I could say my distain for this very womanly of pastimes is for easily guessed reasons, that my change-room demons prohibit my enjoying the hunt for the perfect frock, but the truth is I’m just too damn picky. I … Continue reading
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke My rating: 4 of 5 stars While not a book for everyone, I do admit there is a lot here to enjoy. It is not a page-turner, and it does not feature the expected archetypes of the genre. It occupies a strange place between fantasy and history … Continue reading
The strangest thing about the WonderWash portable clothes washing machine isn’t its size. It isn’t its simplicity. Its not even its name (“Sputnik”? Really?). It’s how much I want one just to see if it works as well as the video says it does… Basically, it’s a centre-mounted barrel with a hatch and a spout. … Continue reading
I just had to point out this fabulous lemon squeezer that I happened across at Lana & Curious. I remembered having to explain the purpose and design of a regular lemon reamer to a dear friend once. The conversation was full of innuendo and laughter, as most conversations with this particular friend were. Sadly, we haven’t seen … Continue reading