Sunday, 12 October 2014

Tidy Tuesday: Autumn Cleanse

Typically, we 'spring' clean for the warmer weather, de clutter and get ready for the summer ahead, feeling refreshed and renewed but I don't know about you, but I get clutter all year round! So I think it's time for an 'Autumn Cleanse'. Alongside moving house and being generally disorganised my draws have become increasingly and ahem.....maybe a little bit embarrassingly untidy, disorganised and scruffy!
 Here we go...

This is them.... One big cluttered mess!
  So I emptied all the draws and washed them with a damp cloth

I used old Chinese cartons as draw separators 
Left: Lip products Middle: Eye Products Right: Face Products

 I organised each draw, so it was accessible yet organised
However I still had a messy, worn counter top

So, Ive used an old throw to put over the top as my draws are old and have some surface damage

TA DA!! A freshly Autumn cleansed set of draws complete with my hair products and my other everyday necessities.

Will you be doing any Autumn cleansing this year?
Let me know in the comments below.
Thats all for now,
The ins and outs, ups and down of
Victoria Jane

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

Whimsical Wednesday: Changing Seasons

As the leaves begin to crunch under our boot covered toes and the wind sends a chill down your spine.  Its time to grab your favourite scarf and woollen jumper as Autumns knocking at your door. 

I love Autumn. Both Autumn and Winter remain my favourite seasons with the coldness pushing in and the abundance of knitted goodies lining up the wardrobe, and warm nights in by the fire. I cant wait! And with us steadily making our way through Autumn heading toward colder times there are so many things I'm looking forward to, and here are just a few... 

- Cosy Knit Sweater Weather 
- Boots and scarves 
- The festive seasons are fast approaching (Halloween, Christmas )
- Warm soups in front of the television 
- Walks around the park as the leaves crunch beneath your feet 
- changing out my summer clothes for the colder seasons 
- Grabbing a coffee with friends as the trees billow in window around you 
- Deep nail varnish colours 
- A/W Fashion 
- SHOPPING! As all the cool stuff comes out for Christmas1

And... thats just a few, I could go on and on about things I love to do in the chillier seasons. However now I wanna here more about you what are your favourite things as these colder months approach, do you have plans with friends or family? Or do you simply just love the sweater weather like myself? Let me know in the comments below. 
That's all for now,
The ins and outs, ups and downs of 
Victoria Jane 

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