Thursday, 13 November 2014

Mockingjay is out in 8 Days!!!!

Sorry I've been rubbish at posting... I'm in my final year of school and stress levels for mock exams are high whilst I'm preparing for 2 music exams and trying to have some kind of a social life. Let us just move on because I have more important matters to blog about... Mockingjay comes out in 8 freaking days and I am beyond myself with excitement after watching the trailer about a bigillion times.

I could write for hours about the super amazing books that are now my favourite trilogy EVER and how happy I was about how they shot the films and how annoyed I was at the ending of Catching Fire. But none of that matters now because I have found the answer to everything for all Hunger Games fans...

Mockingjay Pocket Watch

A Mockingjay pocket watch.

Bet you weren't expecting that.

This is literally the best hunger games merch I've ever seen but please let me know if you can better it! I seriously want to make pocket watches a 'thing' and I'm going to have to bye this just so I can feel professional whenever anyone asks the time and I can just whip it out of my pocket. I'll be so cool.

Anyway, that's enough waffling about a watch...

How excited are you all for the film to come out or are you not a fan of the games?? Please do let me know in the comments below:)))

I've got a whole Pinterest board dedicated to Hunger Games and we all know how much us bloggers love a good Pinterest sesh so be sure to follow me HEEEREE

You can also bye this amazing watch creation from HERE (you're welcome in advance)

I love writing these little easy-read posts, let me know what you think in the comments below^_^

I better get back to revising now:'((

Cheerio! Milly x


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Monday, 29 September 2014

Leeds Den Festival!

So yesterday I went den building in Leeds. My life is one big artsy adventure...

How cool is this guy's scooter, an inspiration really;)

And here's our creation, THE FLOWER PALACE^_^...

It takes a lot of concentration to make an awesome flower

Obviously a real working kettle...
Just making eggs brb

Hope you're all appreciating the picture (my best work)

 All of the dens were AMAZING! I can't believe how much fun I had sticking bits of cardboard together and making tissue paper flowers all day.

Our den wasn't structurally that great I mean we don't even have a roof for goodness sake! But our interior is top notch wonderfulness even if I do say so myself. (modest)

It was so warm and sunny as well on Sunday, I don't think I would have enjoyed it as much if it was chucking it down with rain... The cardboard would have got very damp and soggy.

 A woman said to me that she didn't think about anything else in her life, just making her den as best as it could be. She's absolutely right, I felt escaped from everything and, to be honest, I could have happily lived in that little den village forever! (if there was WIFI, let's be real people)

To top off this Sunday, we only managed to win one of the 4 prizes for best den! We won a gift voucher, woop!^_^

The den village is staying up for a couple of days so if you're in Leeds then I would highly recommend popping into the Tetley Gallery and having a look:))

I hope you liked this unusual post! From the pictures, what den is your favourite? (excluding ours because obvs it was the best;)) Have you ever made a den?!

Cheerio! Milly x


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Saturday, 27 September 2014

BarryM Nail Paint in Rose Hip

This was the first BarryM polish I've owned and I have to say that I love it! This is from the Gelly High Shine Range and is called 'Rose Hip'. I got it from Superdrug whilst I was visiting family in Wales (there's always time to shop;)) and I'm obsessed and feel that I need to go out right now and buy all the colours.

They come in a 10 ml bottle and this one cost £3.99. It took two coats to get the colour completely opaque which I think is amazing as it's the same with the Essie polishes and they're twice the price!

The consistency is wonderful although it did go slightly streaky at times on some nails, I'm putting that down to my poor nail polish application skills...

It seems to last on the nails a decent amount of time too, four days without a base coat or top coat and a good week with:))

So I'm a happy bunny about this polish and I'll definitely buy more shades^_^

What's your favourite nail polish brand and colour? Are you a fan of the BarryM range?

Cheerio! Milly x


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P.S. image mapping decided to randomly delete my header which was extremely annoying so I've spent a good hour putting it back to normal:/ has anyone else had this problem? I'm also in the process of creating an 'About Me' page so that will be ready in the next week:)) byee

Saturday, 20 September 2014

France #4

Hello everyone! Today I have the final instalment of my France picture diary greatness! Enjoy...

Arguably the best sunglasses selfie ever. Chloe the 7 year old looks so sassy:' DD
Crabbing around

Horse riding was super fun, it doesn't half hurt you bum though! I'm happy to report I didn't fall off too, GO SPORT.

Just a casual zip wire going across the river..
We fell in :'((((

The place where we went kayaking also had a water park! Woo

Everywhere in France sells Orangina, it's goood

So that concludes my trip to France, let me know what you thought about my trip posts and which one was your favourite!:) Have you ever been to France? What are your favourite activities to do there?  Do you like French plaits (see pic above...Yay!) ?

France #1
France #2
France #3

Tonight I've got a folk gig playing jigs and reels to some scouts, I get free food and refreshments, it's going to be a mad night...

Let me know what you have got going on this week:))

Cheerio! Milly x


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Monday, 8 September 2014

Style Inspiration #1

Today I thought I'd share with you some style inspirations I have pinned on my Pinterest which you can follow HERE. I'm OBSESSED with Pinterest recently, I've found soo many DIYs, makeup tips and clothes that I need in my life. If you don't know what Pinterest is, it's basically just the more sophisticated GIF free Pinterest^_^ So Enjoyy:)))

Looking for a checked shirt like this, any recommendations?

Her lipstick, glasses and cardigan are PERFECT

Once I've finished school this is the hair I'm getting, it's so pwetty:*


How do I not have any black ankle boots?! What is life..


On the hunt for some AMAZEBALLS Doc. Martins, I prefer the matt leather ones as opposed to the shiny ones, what about you?

Don't know if I could pull off these red Disco Pants, I do adore this look though!
What are your style inspirations? Do you use Pinterest?  Let know in the comments below! Hope you liked this post:)

Cheerio! Milly x


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