London in 24 hours
Hello my Lovelies, I hope you are all recovering from Christmas. I had a lovely Christmas with the InLaws, then made a mad dash for 24 hours with my Mum and Bro in the big smoke. So, this is how you do London in 24 hours. Ready, steady, go! I arrived in London(1:00PM), and met Mummy on Oxford St. We went to Paul’s.. mmmm. After catching up with my Bro we all headed to Brick Lane. I...
Are you Fricking kidding me!?!!? How is it December 29th already?!? What happened to this year, and what happened…..? Its going to be 2012 in a matter of minutes… So, are you ready for the new year? I am excited, I think 2012 is going to be a good year. Roll on! I will still be posting Fashion, Style, Photography and all things cool and interesting. Love and Leopard Print. ...
Busy Busy Bee, my outfit today
Hello Y’All, I am currently in LONDON. Oh yes! As I will be very busy running around the Big Smoke with my Momma and Bro causing trouble, today will be a short post. I did want to share with you my favorite outfit of the week. Cardigan: Arubia Vintage Dress: River Island Shoes: Primark Hat: Had it years, love it, I have no clue who made it, or where I got it. All I know is that I...
It's All about Blogging
Hello Sugar Plum, I wanted to share with you a few things about Blogging. I found these online in cyberspace, and for you fellow bloggers, I thought you would enjoy them. Once you start blogging, you get into it, and I think its great to share interesting blogger links. When I started writing my blog, I googled “write a good blog” and did the same with youtube… oh dear. The...
Hello Buttercup, Did you have a lovely Christmas? I did! I have been thinking about what might be a fun subject and I thought that a look inside ones most private place might be fun. What can no girl live without? What do we cherish, and have about a million of in different shapes, sizes and colours? Handbags! I personally LOVE handbags, and own more than I need. I found some real...
Merry Christmas everyone. I hope you are having a lovely day. Love and Leopard Print. - Kitty Cat - xoxoxox
All I want for Christmas is...
………..a pair of Jeffrey Campbell shoes! Oh, they are so very lovely!!! ...
DIY Christmas wrapping.
Hello Darlings, I posted an entry on creative wrapping the other day, and thought I would share my version. I wrapped my Christmas presents, well, some of them. And I wanted to share with you what I did. The Result… TaaaaDaaaaaa! And here is how I did it. They are a bit fuzzy, please excuse, but you are all such clever people that you will...
Hello Darlings, I have heard on the grapevine, and it has been confirmed via the fantastic powers of google that Manchester is now the #2 city in the Uk. #1 is obviously Lovely London. For those of you who prefer the North I though I would put together a few of my favourite Manchester shops. I will later post best Bars, Tea/Coffee shops and Art Galleries. SHOPS: once you stagger past all the...
Favourite Quotes for the day
“Everyone is the centre of their own universe”. - Perez Hilton. Elegance is a question of personality, more than one’s clothing” - Jean-Paul Gaultier. Worrying is like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but doesn’t get you anywhere. - Van Wilder. “I did not have three thousand pairs of shoes. I had one thousand and sixty.” - Imelda Marcos “Art...
Another Guest post from the lovely Rose. So its winter if anyone hadn’t noticed. And I personally am nesh as anything! I thought it would be a good idea to have a look at some excellent winter warmers. The sheek, random, fabulous kind which basically covers something for everyone! I told you guys about a cool site called Folksy the other day, so it’d be rude if a didn’t...
Treats for Christmas Sparkle Sparkle
Hello Dearest Readers, With all this news about Elizabeth Taylor’s jewelry I thought I would take a look for some more modestly prices jewelry for the every day girl. I have been perusing the web, and found a few lovely treats for you. This fantastic ring from Zoe&Morgan is just beautiful! This is such a delicate feature piece, it could be worn with a load of other “twee”...
Hello All. I plan to have some of my favorite people write Guest posts on this blog. And today I have a very special treat. Rose B: Photographer extraordinaire, Lover of Mushrooms, Owels, and all around cool kid. Hello hello, My name is Rose, and I’ll be popping by every once in a while to shed some light on...
Gift Wrap DIY on a budget
I have been looking at gift wrap ideas for the upcoming holidays and found the following. It’s amazing what you can do with a little creativity and some paper and odds and ends. I found this one on Thread Bangor. I love it! and this on from Martha Stewart I just ADORE THIS! From the CreativeRoom such a great site! And this is budget friendly and fantastic! From AllHandMade ...
I found these and thought I would share. I do love amazing makeup. Images from Google. Lipstick shot is obviously Jesse J. I got the amazing eye makeup shot here. While on the topic of Makeup, has anyone tried the TopShop Makeover they have on their webpage. Way too much fun! - Kitty Cat - xoxox
Oh I do adore a bit of sparkle! I have painted my nails with my favorite nail polish, Deborah Lippmann’s Happy Birthday. The multi coloured glitter reminds me of a 5 year old’s art project, and I love it. I always get comments from people. - Kitty Cat - xoxox
Fashion News - Hello Wednesday
One of my favorite shoe designers is Louboutin. I have not YET (and I mean that) had the fortune or wealth to own a pair. That day will come. I have seen that they have launched their first E-Commerce UK store! DROOL. A place to go and see the amazing and beautiful pieces of artwork for your feet. - Kitty Cat - xoxox
A few shots from the shoot
The shoot with the fantastic Laura of Nemasis, Rhian Jones (MUA) and Cheryl Horley (Arubia Vintage). Here are a few shots. I am still selecting an editing style… conundrum!! That is all for now, - Kitty Cat - xoxo
Behind the Scenes
Yesterday was so much fun! A very long day, but very fun! The model Laura of Nemasis was amazing! And so so lovely! Rhian Jones did an amazing job with the hair and makeup! Cheryl of Arubia Vintage came with all the clothes, so many so lovely! The day went so smoothly aside from the hiccup 10 shots in when my camera died (as in the mirror inside the SLR body fell out, eeeep!) and I had to...
The day of the Arubia Vintage shoot.
I am all excitement this morning. I will try to post some behind the scenes shots soon. Today is going to be an awesome day, I can feel it in my bones. I started the day with coffee, my essential elixir for each morning. Oh coffee, how I love thee. I am so busy with the shoot I can’t write a longer post today. So I thought I would share two of my favorite...
In the news
Women in Business
I loved this article, and had to share. SKY has posted this article today. Go ladies go! - Kitty Cat - xoxox
Upcoming Photoshoot with Arubia Vintage
Terribly excited about my upcoming shoot with Arubia Vintage. You can also visit them on ASOS Marketplace Here are some of her clothes I shot a while ago.. beautiful! I love them all! They have some AMAZING clothing, and I can’t wait to start shooting. The lovely and talented Rhian Jones is doing the makeup and Cheryl of Arubia Vintage, Rhian and myself will be...
The first post
Hello there Beautiful People! I have started writing a blog, with that obvious sentence out of the way, here we go. My Name is Cat. I was born in the USA and moved to the UK 5 years go. I currently live in the North of England and love it. I got Married 6 months ago to this handsome man – Dan. I <3 Fashion! It is a real passion of mine. I adore Vivienne Westwood and Alexander...