NEW BLOG POST : Style hack - make an old coat new without spending a penny
Hands down the easiest way to update your coat game...
NEW BLOG POST - Winter weapon - leather legs for any budget
It is no secret that my winter weapon is encasing my legs in leather. So I thought I would share a few of my favourite places to hunt them down, from the budget friendly to the blow the budget options…
S i x M o n t h s ❤️ Six months of this little man in our lives • Six months of love I just didn’t think possible • Six months of smiles and happiness • Six months of cuddles with that chubby wee baby body • It’s true what they say, it’s gone in a flash so I do my very best to treasure every moment (only 4 weeks here and it could be yesterday...)
NEW BLOG POST - Travel guide with baby - Costa Adeje
Wow, my first travel guide with baby... All the usual tips on where to stay, eat, drink and what to do... but with the addition of my travel with baby tips. I am somewhat of a novice in this department so if you have any other tips I'd love to hear them!
NEW BLOG POST - The definitive bikini
Panache Lingerie sent me a couple of their new season styles to try out and they were a revelation, honestly. Imagine a strapless bikini that you don’t need to adjust all day; no tugging or hoiking or shimmying back into position – they just fit I guess. Really, really well. And when I spent most of my bikini clad day wrangling a five month old, I very much needed my bikini to stay in place. One day I legit did not make it poolside until 4.50pm…
NEW BLOG POST - Shaggy
The most wintry of knits working perfectly well in the mid twenties. If there’s one sale purchase you may want to make, make it this shag cardigan...
Gap cardigan - http://rstyle.me/~iA-abASf_ (ON SALE)
NÜ Denmark tunic
See By Chloé wedges - https://rstyle.me/~a25Cg (ON SALE)
R e s o l u t i o n s 🌿 Get healthy and glowing skin during winter holidays... and if you tell me Esthechoc is a beauty chocolate full of antioxidants and if I eat one piece it will actually be GOOD for my skin then I am definitely on board!
Check it our here - http://bit.ly/2CW5a9v
Stoked to be testing out this award winning, clinically proven anti-ageing chocolate #BeautyFromWithin #Ad
NEW BLOG POST - The date night dream dress
On holiday, on date night with the husband (because behind the lens is undoubtedly, exactly how he loves to spend date night). As if we didn’t already all feel like booking flights to banish the January blues – apologies...
Wearing Zimmermann dress via THE OUTNET.COM
NEW BLOG POST - 2017 - a year of change
A recap of this this past year - 2017 was a year full of highs and lows – all at once the most wonderful and yet by far the hardest of my thirty-five years...
NEW BLOG POST - Snow day
Snowed in with nowhere to go and enjoying that fog between Christmas and New Year where you don’t ever really know what day of the week it is or how many hours of Netflix you have watched or quite how much chocolate you have eaten (although you have an idea it’s not dissimilar to your bodyweight)…
NEW BLOG POST - Love from Santa
His first Christmas and a peek at our home today... Wishing you all the most wonderful Christmas.x
NEW BLOG POST - Few words Friday
Because it’s almost Christmas so I’m winding down and keeping cosy and enjoying frosty walks and hanging lights and am definitely on first name terms with the delivery guy who actually said ‘Me again’ when I answered the door this morning…
B a g L a d y ✨Never too many... | Current crush is this Gweniss satchel with his interchangeable straps, designed in Scotland and handmade in the UK | Went for the black/burgundy patent to tie in with my other ever growing collection - burgundy footwear...
Full look on the blog - Thankfifi.com
N u r s e r y 🐘🌿🌸🐻 Slowly coming together... | The Smallable canopy has been hung and the Lucy Tiffney Mr Bear wallpaper is up | It’s a funny thing when your tiny baby starts sleeping in his own room - if I can’t wake up in the middle of the night and hear him breathing how do I know he’s ok?!
NEW BLOG POST - Newtrals http://www.thankfifi.com/2017/12/newtrals/
In conclusion, if you’re having a dog’s d*ck kinda day, wear neutrals. Read the post and you'll understand...
Next coat - http://rstyle.me/iA-n/cvxd9gm5ue_
Sugarhill Boutique knit - https://rstyle.me/n/cvxsqsm5ue
Gweniss bag - https://www.gweniss.com/saddle-bags/riley-saddle-bag-light-tan
Boden boots - https://rstyle.me/n/cvxuh6m5ue
That face... Just gonna say - he tried avocado this week and his face was basically the opposite of this, haha!
Got the epic full body bib (aka painting apron) from Cath Kidston along with a bunch of pretty awesome Christmas gifts | Have a lookie at the blog post over here -
M e T i m e 🛁 Weekends mean time to finish a cup of tea and relax in a bathful of bubbles c/o Gordon Castle Scotland - if you know me at all you know I love all things floral and this Flower Garden range is literally made using botanicals grown in the castle’s own walled garden in Scotland - I mean...
Shop here - https://www.gordoncastlescotland.com/
NEW BLOG POST - 'Tis the season to twinkle twinkle
Recently I was treated to a trip to the new Cath Kidston Edinburgh store to finish off my festive shopping – first year in our new home and I am literally obsessed with Christmas so sorry (not sorry) that I am all about the sparkles and the pressies right now...
R e a d y 🎁 To get my Christmas on! Home to -5 degrees and opened this box of coziness from Powder : snuggly poncho + super long socks + the best ‘Wendy’ fedora + baby fox sox & hat 🦊 (And that packaging is ON POINT)
And they’re an amazing homegrown brand to boot | Check them out here - powder-uk.com
M a g i c a l F o r e s t 🌲 Stepping through the magical forest in Jenners and in to see the man himself for the VERY first time... SANTA! | He might not remember it but I will ❤️ (More on instagram stories - instagram.com/thankfifi) #BringMerryBack
Book tickets here if you fancy it - https://www.houseoffraser.co.uk/christmas/santas-grotto
P.s. Dress is Issa by House of Fraser and you’re seeing it from the back only because before I even got out the car Hunter puked right down the front of it... and it’s silk 😭
NEW BLOG POST - A Christmas gift haul of ridiculous possibilities
Home and ALL about Christmas now! Sharing my top tips for shopping gifts at TK Maxx and why you need an 'emergency' gift (trust me)...
P u s h i n 🌿 All about dem free workouts... | For sure spent more time walking this week than lying by the pool - turns out holidays with a baby are, em, different | Eternally grateful for this Nuna UK Pepp travel pram which has been walked mile upon mile around the Costa Adeje - up hills for those free workouts, along the coast for iced coffees and to keep him entertained, he’s sat in it and played with toys on the balcony whilst we’ve had breakfast and lunch and so happy it reclines completely flat because it’s been his bed a few nights while we’ve enjoyed a peaceful dinner out so I guess he thinks it’s pretty comfy! #myNuna
NEW BLOG POST - Into the blue : Ottoman Hands - an exclusive discount
Party favs & a special discount for a few days only...
NEW BLOG POST - Crazy
Pretty much running on empty around now but I have moments like this and apparently evidence that my fondness of twinning is showing no signs of waning…
Crazy stripe one pieces by Gap
B r i n g M e r r y B a c k ✨ THE most festive store in all the land House of Fraser Glasgow | Spent the morning on a quest to #BringMerryBack, shopping gifts and party frocks with the in-house gift guru 🎁 and generally just gazing in Christmas wonder at all the twinkly lights - how many sleeps till Santa? | P.S. every time I even type #BringMerryBack I sing it to myself a la Justin Timberlake...
It's the most wonderful time of the year again... the Bluebellgray sample sale is almost here! As if my home wasn't already full of it... but I NEED MORE!
Friday 1st December - 12pm - 6pm
Saturday 2nd December - 10am - 4pm
Location: 17 Park Circus Place, Glasgow, G3 6AH
p.s. This is the Cactus cushion from the nursery (although you know you can find bluebellgray in every room in my home...) - get the full tour over here http://www.thankfifi.com/2017/07/home-tour-boho-nursery-corner/
NEW BLOG POST - Weekends with the Joolz Geo
So it feels like we’re getting the hang of this village in the country thing…
A mini review of the Joolz Geo pram, remembering that day when I thought I wasn't mother material and a look at our Sunday in the country...
P l e d g e T o P u p p y l o v e 🐻 Sharing the hugs with the furries, my first babies
Such a lovely concept from Babymori - just visit their site - http://rstyle.me/cz-n/cuyisqm5ue - and submit your kindness pledge to get access to an extra discount on top of the Black Friday deals - they have the MOST beautiful baby pieces including this organic cotton panda romper and blanket and my fav stripe zip up sleepsuit (a perfect gift for little babas)
NEW BLOG POST - Autumn styling - a giveaway with Ottoman Hands jewellery
All about the layers and the textures and the colours and the golden jewellery from my favourite Ottoman Hands... head to the blog for the giveaway details and good luck.x
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NEW BLOG POST - Rained off
Kicking the week off with a pretty basic rainy day look and feeling wholly uninspired by this weather…
Did you catch the first look at our new home?
So it seems a mid-century, colonial, boho mashup is my interiors jam right now with a touch of quirky animal themed pieces thrown in for good measure...
Sofology sofa - https://www.sofology.co.uk/sofas/barrington
MONSOON pouffe - http://rstyle.me/iA-n/ctdqwcm5ue_
Urban Outfitters birdy side table - http://rstyle.me/iA-n/cs9nz8m5ue_
🍂🍁🍂 Blending into the 🍂 in H2T Karen Millen to celebrate the new flagship store opening in Princes Square today | There’s 20% off everything as well as a DJ partaaay - catch some of my fav bits on instagram stories - instagram.com/Thankfifi
NEW BLOG POST - Ball gowns every day
When you buy what can only be described as a gown, because it’s just too pretty with its big obi bow and its chopped up hem, and you want to get a bit of mileage from it…
Mango dress - http://rstyle.me/iA-n/cudnq9m5ue_
Don't mind me... just off to TK Maxx in search of a winning snowglobe...
(Can you even imagine this - the dogs would LOSE IT!)
NEW BLOG POST - Post baby fitness - what works for me
On my belly button's permanent state of confusion, finally getting a damn good sports bra and, at 4 months on, what's working for me...
With Panache Lingerie
H o m e ✨ Spent all weekend in the front room after sanding the old grimy floorboards and FINALLY hanging this beaut of a light - after two months with a naked bulb dangling from the ceiling and a looong search during which I eventually had to concede that our new ceilings could not accommodate a 1.2m drop light, I found this beauty at Cotterell & Co when I popped in for a shade for a table lamp (I fell in love and managed to convince them to unwire it from their own ceiling because I just couldn’t wait 10 days for it to get ordered in 🙈)
NEW BLOG POST - When all that's left of ERDEMxHM is the socks
When all that’s left of the ERDEMxH&M collab is the socks… and you gotta buy them because you’re such a sucker for the marketing that £25 for a couple pairs of socks seems completely reasonable...
SALE ALERT - Scottish Blogger Shop pop up tomorrow in Taste Buchanan
It’s happening again… my closet has been pulled to pieces, my front room has been ensconced in a mountain of clothes, shoes and bags (sooooo many bags), everything has been priced and tagged somewhere between £2 and £80 – I mean, heck, my mum even had the iron out…
SCOTTISH BLOGGER SHOP
with Thankfifi Honey Pop Kisses Forever Yours Betty Kingdom Of Style Lynsay Loves Little Blog Of Horrors
Saturday 4th Novemeber, 9am – 6pm
Top Floor, Buchanan Galleries
Everything I’m wearing will be on those rails and up for sale including those beaut Jimmy Choo sunglasses. Most of my clothes are size 8-10 and shoes 5-6 but, don’t worry, there are handbags galore too…
Drowning in boxes and organising for the Scottish Blogger Shop this Saturday... 9am-6pm in Taste Buchanan Glasgow with some of my favourite ladies!
Most of my clothes are 8-10 and shoes 5-6 but everyone taking part is a different size and style so there should be something for everyone!
NEW BLOG POST - Home tour - the family room
Welcome home. I never thought that this move would be ‘the move’, the forever home, but one room complete and it feels so right, you know? After our offer was accepted (ok, actually way before then), we were pouring over the Rightmove images and had a plan for this room (which was a burgundy dining room) if nothing else...
S u n d a y H a n g s 🍂 Loitering outside our fav brunch spot waiting for a table... | Because contrary to how it always seems to appear in my stories, it is in fact VERY busy
NEW BLOG POST - Party twins
Imagine two friends shopping TK Maxx's extra big party delivery for a little birthday night out. And somehow, without a hint as to what the other has chosen, we end up twinning. That is true friendship right there...