Lidl sneakers

We don’t often shop at Lidl but when we do, we spend some time prowling the aisles to find unusual things we cannot find in our usual supermarket. My husband heads for the food and I head for the tissues,… Read More ›


I was really tickled when I saw this for sale on Vestiaire Collective today. I thought it was a single button and had a giggle at selling a button for that price. But a second look showed it was a… Read More ›

The mind boggles

Elon Musk (one of the most famous South Africans in the world at the moment), called his son this… And, where I come from these kinds of tops are usually worn by surfers or white guys with dreadlocks and thai… Read More ›

Wrap dresses

Last year I wore dresses from late spring to early autumn and loved it. Dresses are really easy to wear and cooler in hot weather. I always find the switch to floaty fabric and bare or stockinged legs hard to… Read More ›