Lands End Pippa Suede Braided Espadrille

My photos aren’t the best and my feet certainly aren’t the prettiest but I love these Lands’ End Pippa Suede Braided sandals – comfortable from the first step, a good price (with either 30% or 40%, I forget which) and the make my very wide feet look less so.  I am wondering about picking up […]

Lands’ End chino crop trousers

I’m not sure about these Lands’ End chino crops – I can’t decide if they’re young and trendy, or ancient and golf-coursey – either way I suspect I’m 20yrs too old or too young!  My OH said they were like camouflage trousers for hippies, ho ho.  They are the same as the blue patterned ones […]

Brrr, boots and scarf

The mercury has taken a nosedive this weekend.  I was hoping to wear my new Lands’ End sandals today but instead I’m in boots and a scarf.  There was a light frost this morning.  We had covered the tomatoes and peppers so hopefully no damage.   It was pretty chilly in Chicago and with quite a […]

First hem shortening, don’t look too closely!

I bought this Boden Twist Neck Tunic on clearance last year.  I’ve worn it a few times but it was a funny length on me, looked not quite tunic-y, and had huge side vents that flapped around… overall the whole impression was paediatric nurse smock I think!  So I decided to shorten it to proper […]

Slippy sloppy shoes

I picked up these espadrille wedges in Target last night and like them until I tried to walk in them today.  They are humungous and fall off my heel non-stop, can’t take even one step.  Reading the reviews for the colour I chose, they all say the same.  Ugh, browse reviews before you buy, Iolanthe! […]