Exciting News!

Monday, 28 November 2016

 
 

Things have been quiet on the blog lately but for good reason. January will mark 3 years since Nest & Dressed began and to celebrate I am planning to re-launch with a brand new look...

My Style: Jumper Dress & Chunky Boots for the School Run

Saturday, 12 November 2016



Welcome to my first official outfit of the day post! I've been meaning to start sharing my everyday outfits, in true blogger #OOTD style, for ages but have been struggling to find the time. So when Thomas fell asleep on the way back from nursery on Friday I'd thought I'd grab the chance to have a quick practice run in the garden. Of course Madeleine had to get involved so it didn't go entirely to plan but here are the results...

The 2016 Winter Coat Edit

Wednesday, 9 November 2016



It's officially bloody cold and if you are yet to buy your winter coat then you will certainly have been feeling the chill over the last few days. Every year I lust over the Collectif Pearl coat and 2016 is no different. They have added a beautiful red version this year, too. One day I may actually buy one, but in the meantime here are some of the best winter coats out there...

Self Love Sunday: This is me

Sunday, 6 November 2016



A couple of months ago me and my boy hopped on the train to Glasgow, made our way to a dusty studio space in Dennistoun and stripped to our undies in front of half a dozen strangers. No, I haven't joined a weird mother & child nudist cult. Neither have I taken up lap dancing to make ends meet. It was, in fact, all in aid of Operation BoPo's art exhibition which was held in October to celebrate the beauty of the human body.

Weekly Wishlist #80

Saturday, 5 November 2016

Remember remember the 5th of November... it's my favourite day of the year! I love bonfire night. So much so that we had provisionally set it as our wedding date. Unfortunately, financial worries this time last year meant we had to cancel our plans and we are yet to decide on another date. But instead of feeling sorry for myself (well, maybe a little) I've been partaking in a little internet shopping. Here's a few bits that have caught my eye this week...




How cute are those White Stuff jeans?!

Top Trend: Embroidery

Monday, 31 October 2016



Embroidered jeans & bombers have been on the scene for a while but this Autumn anything goes when it comes to embroidery. Shoes, bags, frocks, the lot! I'm a sucker for some pretty embellishment so this trend is right up my street...
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