Brigitte Shrimpton

Brigitte Shrimpton

Freelance fashion, style and beauty blogger. Loves denim, lace, wine and sunshine. When not writing, she can be found reading a romance novel in a corner of a quiet coffee.

It wouldn't be Christmas without a Christmas tree. Now that the holidays are getting closer, it might be time to think about what kind of tree you are going to buy this year; a real or a fake Christmas tree?

Finding bedding that fits your toddler’s bed isn’t the easiest prospect in the world. Most of the time, those tried and true crib sheets fit just fine but can be a little infantile for the toddler that is putting together complete sentences, potty training, and into trucks or dolls. So how do you locate these precious little treasures and how do you make sure the sheets will fit the mattress?

Ankle boots are trending again this year, and for good reason – they are perfect with almost every look. While winter boots in previous years will run the full gamut of lengths from above the knee to just below the ankle, the ankle boot will be the choice of many women due to their ease of wear and their relative degree of comfort when compared to longer, heavier boots.

If you are a 'cat person' and a wine lover then you probably have had an experience where you are sipping your merlot and while peering over your wine glass you see your cat (or cats) staring at you, with a look that you can't quite put your finger on. For a fraction of  second you ponder giving your cat a saucer of wine and then instantly realise that its probably not a good idea. This is where Munchiecat and their catnip wine and cheese toys come into the picture.

One German shoe designer and manufacturer is well on its way to revolutionizing the fashion industry with their high(tech) heel! Thanks to their innovative design and application of tech to fashion design, Mime et moi shoes are the perfect companion for the whole day.

Depending on how you feel and your need in the moment, Mime et moi's design lets you can change the look, comfort, and style of your shoe accordingly. Best of all; it all fits in your handbag.

At Best Wine Guide we believe everyone can (and probably should) enjoy good wine, but at the same time, should always drink responsibility. It can be easy to presume that wine connoisseurs and fellow oenophilias are wise enough to not become alcoholics, but the truth is that it is not always so. To tackle this problem, especially among millennials, a french organisation has used a very interesting campaign titled "Like My Addiction" to raise awareness of alcoholism.

This has got to be one of the best side-by-side comparison of women's and men's fashion trends over the last 100 years. Whether you like vintage dainty and dandy or prefer the wacky wonders of 1980s style, this gals-versus-guys video by Mode is sure to entertain and possibly even inspire your own personal style.

Trends come and go but some elements of fashion remain the same. Footwear is one of the areas of fashion where trends show most distinctly. Just because shoes demonstrate the trends, it does not mean you have to wear them though (all). Select more classic shoe styles and make your wardrobe timeless.

Is your jewellery box, chest or draws overflowing with jewellery and accessories? Do you have so many necklaces, earrings and bracelets that you don't know what to do with them? If you have a large collection of jewellery and are looking for ways to store it all then; this DIY guide is just for you.

Dry skin can be unsightly or uncomfortable. Drier climates and cold winters can drastically affect the health of your skin. However, a little self-maintenance and a few new habits can prevent your skin from becoming dry, itchy, flaky or even cracking and bleeding.