What’s Happening with A&S?

Well this is certainly a long time, no see! I must apologise for my unannounced hiatus from Anchors & Swallows. I would love to give you some good excuses for why I’ve not continued to write on this blog, but for a while, I didn’t know why myself. When I started Anchors & Swallows, IContinue reading “What’s Happening with A&S?”

The Pin Up Parcel: Review

Well, if there were ever a time that I could sit down and write on Anchors & Swallows, this would be it!I hope you are all keeping well during these uncertain times. I have been isolating after a cold and now been distancing for a total of 2 weeks. Luckily, I have my blog toContinue reading “The Pin Up Parcel: Review”

Looking Back on 2019

I always do a lot of reflection this time of year, and I can only assume other people do too! I’m sure many of you who know me may understand, my 2019 did not go as I had planned. My illness landed me in hospital twice and I will never really know why. However, IContinue reading “Looking Back on 2019”

The New Body Shop Matte Lip Butter!

It’s no secret that I am a fan of The Body Shop; their wide range of products good quality and cruelty free. I fell in love with the liquid lip paints about a year ago and continue to wear them regularly. So when I heard they had released a the new Matte Lip Butter, IContinue reading “The New Body Shop Matte Lip Butter!”

High Street Vintage Style

With September fast approaching, it feels like summer is drawing to a close. So what better time than to share with you some summer high street vintage style! I was obviously supposed to write this a few months ago, but as always, life got in the way… I have seen so much high street fashionContinue reading “High Street Vintage Style”

Playing Pinup at Alt Studios!

I have always found that the transformation into vintage and pin up to be uplifting and satisfying. Glamming up and feeling your best self does wonders for your mental wellbeing. I have recently found my self stuck in a rut. With long hours at work and trying to fit everything else in between, my blogContinue reading “Playing Pinup at Alt Studios!”

Festive Glamour

The Christmas rush had almost got the better of me; I had aimed to do this post for Thursday afternoon, but two days later and here it is! I am sure you understand, but I was determined to do something before Christmas and in particular, I thought this rather festive look would give you someContinue reading “Festive Glamour”

Happy Birthday Anchors & Swallows!

I can’t quite believe it has been a whole year since I began writing this blog! When I sat down to write for the first time, I really didn’t know what would happen, or if I would even be consistent enough to keep at it. But here I am, 45 blog posts later and honestly,Continue reading “Happy Birthday Anchors & Swallows!”

Then to now: the vintage and pin up style

I’m so surprised I have found the time to finally sit down and write! I had no idea how full on this wedding malarkey would be so close to the wedding… and I’m very aware that in real life it’s all I talk about and think about! I’m annoyed at myself that I didn’t writeContinue reading “Then to now: the vintage and pin up style”

Trying out a crown of curls!

I very nearly thought I wouldn’t be writing this week. I’ve been so busy with wedding things, as well as having my hen-do this weekend, I’m surprised I have found the time! In fact, I attempted this hairstyle this afternoon and have written about it all in the space of a few hours. I reallyContinue reading “Trying out a crown of curls!”

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