Spring Picnic featuring JD Williams

Spring Picnic StyleWith all this beautiful weather recently Josh and I thought it would be nice to pack up a little bag and head to the local park for a huge Spring picnic. I cobbled together some tasty treats and put on my new glad-rags from JD Williams, threw on a summer hat and settled down for an afternoon of giggles (mostly at my fashion-y poses, thanks Josh!) and good food. View Post

Blogger Event: Lunch with Amy Childs

IMG_4109Creating Made From Beauty has meant that I have been lucky enough to attend some awesome events and meet some wonderful people over the past year. But one thing I probably wasn’t expecting to happen is to receive an invitation to have lunch with a celebrity. So when am email popped into my inbox asking me if I would like to meet Amy Childs at The Oracle Shopping Centre last Saturday and talk all things beauty and fashion – well it’s safe to say I was a little shocked. View Post

What’s in My Bag: The Everyday Edition

Made From Beauty What's in My Bag: The Everyday EditionIt had been a little while since I had treated myself to a new bag. I’d been stuffing everything into a Primark number after my well loved ASOS satchel broke just before Christmas. Although my Primark cross-body bag has been serving me well, it’s not really made to use each and everyday; so I wanted to pick up another cheaper everyday bag to use whilst I save for a proper handbag later in the year. View Post

ASOS Pea Coat

Made From Beauty ASOS Pea Coat With Tab DetailAny British person will say one thing about this winter: it hasn’t been as bad as the last. We’ve had a lot warmer season than usual, which although is good for our heating bill, isn’t so good for my wardrobe. You see, until a couple of weeks ago, I had a couple of huge winter coats and lots of lighter jackets, but nothing in between. So I was on the hunt for a slightly lighter weight coat to see me right the way through this practically tropical winter to spring. View Post