The Neverending Search for the Perfect Christmas Dress

The title reads just like a fairy-tale doesn’t it? Well, it might as bloody well be. Finding a dress to wear to the work Christmas party is as about easy to find as a Dodo Cocktail. Believe it or not, I don’t want to spend £150 just so Jim from H.R. can spill red wine […]

Best of the Sales: Dorothy Perkins

Well, it’s that time of year again. The time when my shopping excitement reaches a climax and I finally explode in the middle of the high-street, splattering passers-by with eyes and arms and legs. What a hideous image, and a lovely way to start my ‘Best of the Sales” series. My thinking is, if I did one […]

Pick of the Day: Dorothy Perkins Squirrel Print Top

From far away, this top looks like seventies wallpaper. But when you look closely, you find that it’s a rather sweet squirrel pattern. It’s a simple shape (you wouldn’t want bells and whistles shape-wise when the design is this busy, anyway) and has a zip at the back as it’s made of particularly non-stretchy viscose. […]

Sale steal: Dorothy Perkins Black/White Top

I’m not going to lie to you… I’m a little bit hungover. And the bright, bold block colours of these fashion websites are doing my head in. Sometimes you’ve got to go back to basics. Back to monochrome. There’s something punky about this top. I don’t know what it is. It’s simple, but I really […]

25% off Dorothy Perkins

If there’s one shop championing the minimalist brights which are dominating the high-street at the moment, it’s Dorothy Perkins. Dotty P’s seem to have lost their way in the last year or so – forgetting their target demographic and going all over the shop – producing bright, youthful t-shirts alongside sensible A-line skirts. However, they […]