Pumpkin Risotto With Crispy Sage

It’s that time of year again when I’m obsessing over all things autumnal…including pumpkins. Last year it was soup and then later on, pie. Although the obsession may have started slightly earlier this year as Mr OLS planted one in our garden back in early spring. Throughout the summer this plant has been spreading itself, triffid… Read More

When Biscuit Met Benson

You may have seen a new bag love pop up in a couple of recent outfit snaps and Instagram pics – the Benson cross-body bag kindly sent to me by Village England. I wrote about this quintessentially British bag brand earlier this year and have adored their leather loveliness ever since. Sadly I had to pass… Read More

Postcards From Gstaad

To wrap up my grand Gstaad adventure, here’s a selection of my favourite photos from the trip. Wishing you a wonderful weekend! xx I enjoyed my stay in Gstaad as a very happy guest at Le Grand Bellevue – more on the hotel here, the food fest and what we got up to. Summer rates… Read More

Steal Kate Bosworth’s Downtime Style

It may have taken me all summer but I’ve been slowly coming around to the slogan sweater. I read somewhere that women of a “certain age” should not indulge in the slogan. Well harumph to that! Since when have I (or you) obeyed style rules set that have been set by someone else? Rebel with… Read More

Zip Code

What’s your zip code? Whether for fastening, adornment or both, I’ve been seeing a multitude of zips lately. Dresses, skirts, boots of course and my personal favourite, the side zipped sweater. J.Crew have a beautiful one in myriad of shades and a colour block version thrown in for good measure. If like me black is… Read More