Jen Thomas

Radio Presenter, Journalist, Blogger

I have a new addition to my novelty handbag collection! Anyone who knows me will vouch for my love of unusual handbags (I swear I keep Skinnydip in business with glittery Xmas Scrabble handbags and pink Unicorn tears bags) so when I was sent a link to this vintage radio handbag from Accessorize I had …

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Anyone who knows me, knows of my love of all things flamingo. It clashes somewhat with my goth/alt tendencies, but  Tropical Goth is clearly A Thing.  Primark have gone and brought out an even brighter Jurassic tshirt, this time for Jurassic World and I am very happy, as I live in my first one. The …

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The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men (and bloggers)… unfortunately I’ve had pneumonia since December, I’m surprised I’m not rattling from all of the tablets! Trust me, you do not want to see my face right now for a beauty post. I have so many ideas for forthcoming posts, once I’ve recovered fully expect …

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Never mind the proverbial buses arriving at once, restaurants and bars are opening left right and centre in Nottingham, and I for one am very excited! One of my favourite places in the world is Berlin, I love the culture, the food, the general style; so you can imagine my joy when I heard about …

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Without sounding like a pretentious twit, one of my ‘trademarks’ in terms of style is my hair. I change the colour of it an awful lot, ever since I had some brassy blonde and red high/lowlights added when I was 16, then decided to dye it full-on pillar box red. I’ve had a heady love …

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It was one of those excellent shopping days – so many of my favourite styles are coming onto the high street, show me anything with a peter pan or shirt style collar with a nipped in waist and I’ll be throwing it into my basket and sprinting to the nearest till.  The H&M cupcake dress …

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I had a visitor this weekend from the Big Smoke, Emily had never been to Nottingham so it was only fair that she was given a tour (and she played photographer for the day, thank you Emily!) of some of my favourite places. She also coined the term ‘tropical goth’ – I adore bright colours …

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What’s better than a Collectif dress? A free Collectif dress! I was lucky enough to score a ticket for ‘100 Dresses’, an event held by Collectif in collaboration with London Edge last Sunday. 100 lucky ladies had the chance to get one of 7 beautiful dress styles including new A/W designs, mingling in the surroundings …

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  Follow my blog with Bloglovin Well this is all very exciting isn’t it. Although technically I suppose it’s not cool to say that you’re excited, but come on, look at me. If you’re here expecting the epitomé of cool, I’m afraid you’ll most likely be left somewhat bemused by a vaguely goth late-20 something …

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