Small arms, great barn(et)

One thing I love, if you can’t tell already is taking time on my appearance and my hair is no different. However, having short arms can make make this a difficult and sometimes infuriating task. It’s taken a lot of years to practise and a lot of patience to master styling my hair. In this blog I’m […]

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Storage, String and Stick on Silicon

Everyone knows I talk about my grabber a great deal, it’s the varnish to my nail – the air to my tyre. Recently I’ve had a little revamp of my room, and since going through it all I realised I have a few more items that I couldn’t live without which make my life so […]

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Looks, Layers and too many Leaves

Before we start, let’s just establish – I’m Northern. So I’m still not wearing a winter coat and I probably won’t even start wearing a scarf until December. I’m not ridiculous though, I know it’s starting to get cold now so I thought I’d tell you what usually starts to happen at this time of […]

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What’s in my Bag?

Image of bright pink and green striped bag

Whilst we’re still waiting for fashion to sort itself out (cc my last blog) let me tell you a fun fact. If anyone doesn’t know, my mum is a pretty great sewer. For a long time I was a nightmare of a daughter and refused any offer of clothes making because everyone else buys from the […]

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The Season of Shiny Shoes

Hello one and all Let’s all just establish one thing – I’m not a regular blogger. I’m sorry, I’m disappointed too. The point of this particular blog in the first place however, is to tell you what fashion pieces I’m loving at the moment and if I’m really honest, it’s not great for some little people like […]

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Holiday Highlights

If you don’t know already. I’ve just got back from a glorious holiday filled with lots of, well if I’m honest food and drink between lots of reading and sunbathing. That was exactly what I needed. I thought I’d give you my top few highlights from a ShortSparkle’s perspective, because wherever I go, there’s always a […]

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Access Denied

Now let’s all just take a minute to look at these… Aren’t they just beautiful? Do they fill you with joy? Because they do for me. So imagine the absolute HORROR when I realised that I’d ordered the wrong size. I’d only gone and picked a size 10 instead of 11. I think the sparkle […]

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Sunshine, Celebrations and Job Applications

Right, yep I know it’s been a while. I can only apologise. Life has been full of socialising, (minor) health issues and life planning recently. Have no fear however, this post is aimed to give you a glimpse into what I’ve been up to while I’ve been a bit quiet on here. Starting with the sunshine. […]

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Sharing is Caring?

So today I was going to write about the new shoes I bought this week but something else is on my mind. Recently I bought a dress, and it’s incredible. It’s my fave colour, coral. It fits me just right, such a spring look and you can even tie the bow accessory where you want […]

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Simple Sparkle

Sometimes in life if you’ve got other things going on, being sparkly is not on top of the agenda. Recently I’ve not been feeling my best, getting ready for the day has been a little harder to do with some health problems to contend with. So, I decided this week to post some top tips on what […]

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