Success, failure and why we all feel like we should be doing more

What is success? What defines it? A 'good' job, having money in the bank, being in a relationship, a big group of friends, a crazy social life, abs, a wardrobe full of designer clothes, 20,000 Instagram followers? Success and feeling inadequate has always been something that I've struggled with throughout my life, forever moving the … Continue reading Success, failure and why we all feel like we should be doing more

Seeking a Girl Squad and Social Media FOMO. Why I’m Struggling to Navigate Friendship in Adulthood

If there’s one blog post that I’ve wanted to write for a long time it’s this one, but I’ve always been in two minds about it. I guess my biggest fear is that I don’t want this post to lead to me loosing the friends I do have by offending them, because that really isn’t … Continue reading Seeking a Girl Squad and Social Media FOMO. Why I’m Struggling to Navigate Friendship in Adulthood

Paris with Dior, a new job & blogging doubts- My 20th year summary

As you are reading this it is my 21st birthday! And I feel like of all years, this one has flown by quicker than any others because so much has happened, although it sometimes feels like I'm going nowhere. When it comes to my writing, I always tend to maybe focus on the negatives and always … Continue reading Paris with Dior, a new job & blogging doubts- My 20th year summary

Hello, I’m Maisie & I think you should get to know me better

It's occurred to me lately that the large majority of those who follow me on both my blog and on Instagram are no longer people who know me in real life. So with that in mind, I thought I'd put together a short little post to help you all get to know me better. I've … Continue reading Hello, I’m Maisie & I think you should get to know me better

48 hours in Paris with Dior

A few months ago now, (yes, it's taken me a while to actually get round to writing this blog post), I headed off to Paris with a brand I have admired ever since I became interested in fashion. DIOR! Yes, you read that right. Little small town Maisie got whisked away to Paris with Dior, … Continue reading 48 hours in Paris with Dior

May Goals.

In my last goals blog post I felt I had a lot to report on from the month before but this month has honestly been pretty nothing-y. I've not been very motivated, especially with my blog, but instead of forcing myself to write I've decided to only write when I want to, because although I'm not … Continue reading May Goals.

Taking a city detox

Just before Christmas I made the decision to leave my job in the city and my daily commute in favour of a slower pace of life back in my sleepy home town in the country side. (Oh’ and to also save a LOT of money!) After a year and a half of commuting and trying … Continue reading Taking a city detox

Interning: how to get more out of it than just making tea or photocopying

Whether you decided to not go to university (like me) or you have a degree, the reality in most industries, especially fashion, is that you are going to start your career as an intern. Before I became an intern, that word filled me with dread because in the last few years internships have rightly been … Continue reading Interning: how to get more out of it than just making tea or photocopying

A Day in the Life of a Fashion Student

5:15am  Yes. You are reading that time right. I wake up for college at that horrible, horrible hour. I'm much better at waking up early than staying up late. Saying that though it isn't easy to get up when the rest of your family are still asleep, therefore I like to turn on as many … Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Fashion Student