Wear it For Autism Fashion Show from Anna Kennedy OBE: Fashion Focus

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Picture the most glamorous catwalk you have even seen, inside the prestigious Millennium Hotel in Knightsbridge.  Add stars, dancers, music and the most inspirational stories you have ever heard (along with some of the more inspirational people you have ever seen) and you have the Wear it For Autism (WIFA) fashion show – the brainchild of Anna Kennedy OBE.  Anna herself is perhaps one of the most warm and personable people you could wish to meet, along with being funny, talented and a stone cold fox.  Believe me, the photos speak for themselves. Anna is pictured here with fashion stylist to […]

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Silent Sunday 26th October 2014 #silentsunday #mysundayphoto – cake cavelcade

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Better late than never – some brilliant bakery, curious cake

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#NOTD Beautiful Blue with Graduated Glitter

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  My beautiful blue #NOTD With a mid-blue base from Wet and Wild, I took the glamour a step further and went for sparkles. Both glitter topcoats are from Models Own.  The chunky glitter on the accent finger offset the subtle glitter on the majority of my mani beautifully.  This mani lasted more than a week before chipping, and went beautifully with the outfit it was intended for.

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The Gifts of Autumn: Everyone Grab a Onesie – it’s Time to Get Cozy

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There are some things to moan about as we mourn the death of summer and the advent of autumn and winter, but I think we made the most of it.  Bikinis, beaches and cold cold beers were great, but Autumn has it’s perks.  Jumping into a pile of crunchy leaves in your duffle coat and hat, followed by home and hot chocolate and snuggling in your onesie.  I for one can’t think of a more quintessentially Autumnal scene. I finally did it.  After months of insisting that onesies are for toddlers and that everyone had lost their mind, I drank […]

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#OOTD Evening Glamour With Ann Harvey for Bon Marche and Elvi

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  When I saw this Ann Harvey Georgette dress and bolero, I thought instant glamour! And that was just what I created with look number 1.  The beautiful fall of the dress was comfortable and super flattering for a wheelchair based look.  Whether you’re a wheelchair user or not, I know you girls can appreciate that your outfit choice would be made that much more difficult if you had to factor on sitting down all night.  Some of the beautiful couture I saw at this event was so stunning, but so styled out I am surprised the girls wearing could […]

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10 ways to get a better nights sleep

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Sleep.  We all need it, we all do it, and most of us don’t get enough of it.  I suffer from insomnia on and off, and when I hit twitter at 2am I am rarely the only person on there still up, unable to sleep.  Other than counting sheep or gazing at the ceiling, what can we do to foster an environment and a mindset that is more conducive to restful sleep.  Here are my top 10. 1.  Make sure your room is dark.  If you life in an urban area with lots of light pollution, it’s worth investing in […]

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Silent Sunday 11th October 2014 #silentsunday #mysundayphoto

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  A little taste of the amazing Wear is for Autism fashion show in aid of Anna Kennedy online. Full post to follow.    

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