beauty, My Makeup Looks

Recent Makeup Looks

I've been neglecting this poor blog recently, since my Youtube channel started to get a little more attention, so I figured I'd post a little recap of my most recently makeup looks!  🙂 A recent favourite of mine is this Sleek Lip VIP Semi-Matte Lipstick in this orange shade Flaunt It: And I've also been obsessed… Continue reading Recent Makeup Looks

beauty, fashion, My Makeup Looks, ootd

All Black OOTD

Apparently I'm really into girly outfits at the moment as today I went for another super-feminine outfit! Here I'm wearing an adorable little top from H&M which was around £8 - 9 and a simple black skirt from Select which I've had for a couple of years now and it was around £3 at the… Continue reading All Black OOTD

fashion, fashion advice, ootd

Suiting Up

Whether you're new to this blog or you've been reading it for a while, you might have guessed that I'm a big fan of putting together outfits and makeup looks without spending a fortune. I genuinely believe that just because you're on a budget, it doesn't have to mean you don't always feel and look… Continue reading Suiting Up

beauty, Hair, Product Reviews

Look Fantastic’s June Beauty Box: Wanderlust

My brother and sister in law got me a shaort subscription to the Look Fantastic Beauty Box for my birthday. This month, I absolutely love what's inside! Here's the unboxing: What's Inside? First Aid Beauty's Facial Radiance Pads I love love love these! They're exfoliating, toning and brightening pads. They smell great, leave my skin… Continue reading Look Fantastic’s June Beauty Box: Wanderlust

Fox and Songbird - Rachel Oates
books

My Top 5 Book Recommendations

A little bit of a cheeky 'look at this awesome thing my friend did' kind of post today... 😉 But don't worry, this is not some sort of sponsored post! This is literally just going to be me talking about a little project that I love, that I recently got to write a post for… Continue reading My Top 5 Book Recommendations

Ruffles - Affordable Fashion - Rachel Oates
fashion, Trends & Inspiration

Ruffles, Ruffles, Ruffles under £50 ♥

You can't avoid Ruffles this season. They are everywhere and they are adorable! Here are some of my favourite ruffled pieces, all from the high street, all well under £50! Dresses Zara Gingham Dress with Ruffled Sleeves - £39.99 Zara Dress with Ruffled Back - £29.99 River Island Teal Ruffle Hem Dress - £20.00  New… Continue reading Ruffles, Ruffles, Ruffles under £50 ♥

80s inspired Bold Makeup Inspiration by Rachel Oates - Affordably Fashionable
beauty, My Makeup Looks

80s Inspired Makeup Look

I know I've used this colour palette before but while scrolling through Pinterest, I came across this look from Land of Make-up that I absolutely fell in love with. My look isn't quite as polished as theirs but I'm pretty happy with it for a) a first attempt and b)using only high-street products under £12.… Continue reading 80s Inspired Makeup Look