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N16 ceramics - A rum fellow

N16 Collection

I found A Rum Fellow on one of those days when you’re browsing the internet and end up clicking so many links, you can’t quite remember how you ended up where you are (if you’re anything like me, spending 3 hours watching cat videos). When it comes to homewares, my style is normally anything white […]

Nor - Bell & Smokey


When you think of knitwear, the words contemporary, chic and luxury don’t usually spring to mind. But alas, dear reader, upon seeing Nor Clothing for the first time, those are the exact adjectives that I thought of. A contemporary knitwear label based in Yorkshire, Nor is the brainchild of Eleanor Scott and she is seriously […]

First look: V Jewellery SS14

You guys! V Jewellery has just launched its Spring Summer 2014 collection and it couldn’t be any more beautiful. The lovely Laura from V sent me these photos from the photoshoot and the final images from the lookbook. Could the styling be any more beautiful? I love the style of the girls at V and […]


I’m going to be honest with you: I’m not very good when it comes to doing my hair. It’s either too long, too heavy or too thick at any given moment and I’m prone to just throwing it up in a bun so I don’t have to think about it a second longer/before I get […]


Veryan designs with the aim of being seasonless – this classic white shirt is made from 100% unbleached organic cotton poplin. Attention to detail is what makes it different to any other white shirt: slim cuffs, tortoiseshell buttons and a curved hem. The brand is passionate about sustainability and manufactures locally to their South East London […]

V Jewellery Giveaway

V Jewellery, a favourite of Bell & Smokey, has selected their Deco Sword Pendant  to give away to a lucky reader. The pendant has a striking bright purple amethyst, zirconia stones and a sterling silver chain and is a delicate addition to an outfit. To be in with a chance of winning, just do one of the […]