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Category Archive: Beauty

Get the Look: Call the Midwife

This post is inspired by a text message from my sister after the final episode of Call the Midwife aired in Australia. She said she loved the outfit the nurse was wearing when she taught the Reverend how to dance, and it reminded her of something her Sindy doll wore. I knew exactly what she […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2012: Presents for mums, sisters and girlfriends

Finishing your Christmas shopping this weekend? Here’s my edit of the best presents for all the lovely ladies in your life, starting at £8.96. If you spot something you fancy for yourself, just share it on Facebook or Twitter prefaced with a big ‘Hint, hint’! 1. ‘Dash Dot’ pointy mittens by Donna Wilson, available in […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2012: The “Me” Edition

So what do I want for Christmas? What would be my ultimate dream wishlist? Here are a few of my favourite things right now. I don’t really need anymore STUFF, but I’d love some really, really special things, like a beautiful vase, a fabulous new fuschia lippie, the ultimate take-anywhere black clutch bag, a classic […]

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Christmas Gift Guide 2012: The Neon Edition

If there’s one trend that’s really taken hold this year, it’s neon. From crafty hand-woven baskets to to glossy Comme Des Garçons wallets, fluoro is the way to go. Here are my top picks for the nicest (and most definitely) brightest Christmas presents. 1. Eva straw weave clutch, AU$179 from Gorman. 2. Little leather locket […]

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My Secret London with Sarah Drinkwater

It’s back! By popular demand! My Secret London! This is where I pin down prominent London style/design/food insiders and ask them to share their favourite London addresses and secret destinations with Wee Birdy readers. This is London by locals – and knowledgeable, super-stylish locals at that. Here we go… Sarah Drinkwater (pictured top right) grew […]

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It’s Wee Birdy’s 5th Birthday! Win a bottle of Penhaligon’s Peoneve!

To celebrate Wee Birdy’s 5th birthday, I’m giving away FIVE fabulous prizes over FIVE days. Each prize is something I truly love and hand-picked especially for you, my dearest and most lovely readers. Today’s prize is a 100ml bottle of Penhaligon‘s beautiful new fragrance Peoneve, valued at £120, which is most thrilling as peonies are […]

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