The Year of The Snake

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Well actually 2019 is the year of the pig but in fashion terms it’s all about the snake, which is looking like it might knock the good old, trusty leopard off it’s top animal print spot.  This is not a bolt from the blue as snake has been slithering into our conscious for a few months (sorry pardon the pun – couldn’t help it!) …

Animal Magnetism

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It is one of the biggest trends out there this autumn and one you simply cannot ignore if you’ve been anywhere near a shop in recent weeks. And as far as I’m concerned I’m all over it with a more is more approach… yup I’m talking animal print – again. Apologies if this is totally not your bag but perhaps …

Go Wild…it’s animal print time

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There is a lot to be said for wearing animal print – in addition to its staying power in the style stakes. It has recently dawned on me that it is also actually extremely practical for its stain-hiding powers – trying to spot a mark amongst all that pattern is no mean feat. So fear not those outstretched little hands …

I’ve never met an animal I didn’t like

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Top of my daughter’s Christmas list is a bunny – a real bunny. Of the chewing, biting and pooping variety. Despite trips to Pets at Home to discuss with the experts our inability to have such a pet (fake grass and not being experienced pet-owners amongst the many reasons), she is remaining steadfast in her desire. To be fair to her, she …

Animal Attraction

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I confess I’m an animal lover. Of the print variety more so than the actual four-legged kind. Don’t call PETA on me, I just feel I am coming to the end of the cleaning up mess phase of my life and a little furry addition to the household would put me right back at square one. In the potty training …