So, I'm a massive Pandora fan. It all started when my friend's all chipped in to buy me one of their charm bracelets. Since, then I got a bit Pandora obsessed and I've slowly built up a little bit of a collection. Pandora produce really lovely, personalised jewellery at a range of different price points.… Continue reading Pandora Jewellery Collection
I recently got the opportunity to try Cross-Stitch for the first time at my Universiy's Craft Society. I was excited to give it a go, I'd seen some beautiful designs on Pinterest and really wanted to try it out for myself. I figured it couldn't be too hard it's only sewing little crosses right? I… Continue reading Trying out Cross-Stitch
Before I went to university, I was studied Childcare at college. As part of the course I had to work in a school and a nursery two days a week. During this time, I was able to observe how children understand and interpret the world. I think there is a lot we can learn from… Continue reading Lessons I’ve Learnt from Children
I suffer from episodes of insomnia fairly regularly, one night when I was completely unable to sleep instead of restlessly lying in bed, I got up and started to draw. I've never done this before but I hoped it would help me fall asleep. I didn't start with a plan in mind I just picked… Continue reading Abstract Flowers
I believe that everyone is born an artist, it's just we all have different styles of expression. Often, creativity becomes discouraged as you're growing up parents or teachers may make comments like "that drawing doesn't look like me" or "that model doesn't look like a plane", that although may seem perfectly harmless, it can discourage… Continue reading Finding Your Inner Creativity
Serenity. by bowmanella featuring Root CandlesHudson Valley Lighting sphere light, £1,265 / Paris bedding, £76 / King bedding, £67 / Amanti Art cat home decor, £115 / Bluebellgray pink home decor / Posh Totty Designs brass planter / Floral painting, £25 / Cactus pot, £13 / Root Candles candles candleholder, £11 / Gray console table,… Continue reading Serenity.
So, after blogging seriously for about a month now, I'm starting to wonder where I want to go with this blog. Recently, I've been posting quite a lot of fashion and lifestyle posts and I kind of feel that I've neglected some of the arty side of my blog (which isn't great when my blog's… Continue reading Where am I going with this?
Taurus. I recently made a fashion set on Polyvore, inspired by my star sign. Okay, I'm not a huge believer in astrology but I can't say I never give my horoscope a read. Also, I do love the whole mystical idea behind the stars some how influencing who you are. The logical, psychology student side… Continue reading Star-Sign Inspired: Taurus
Unexpected things happen all the time, things don't always go as planned. Usually, I'm quite adaptable when it comes to change, but finding a new house is going to be a change that I struggle with. Basically, the student house I'm living in this year won't be available for next year, because one of my… Continue reading Finding a new house…
what's in my makeup bag? by bowmanella Just a quick post showing you my go to make-up products that I love and are nearly always in my make-up bag! You can see a complete list and links of all the products at my Polyvore (link below). What's in your makeup bag? Or if you… Continue reading What’s in my makeup bag?