ALICE AND THE ADVENTURE

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10 Embroidered items you need now

Embroidery is the biggest trend right now. So here are my top 10 embroidered items that you need in your closet right now!

1. BOOHOO EMBROIDERED HEM CULOTTE JUMPSUIT – £22

I love this jumpsuit – the red trim is so different. The top is so simple too, its a wonderful smart casual piece. I would pair this with white trainers for an on trend look!

2. BOOHOO EMBROIDERED STRIPE SHIRT DRESS – £22

I’m a shirt kinda gal, I have always loved wearing them. This one from Boohoo ticks all the right boxes, and with tights and knee high boots would be such a gorgeous outfit!

3. NEW LOOK EMBROIDERED MESH T-SHIRT DRESS – £27.99

THIS DRESS IS SO CUTE! I love the mesh sleeves, they make it look like it was double the price, and the a line shape means that you get to eat as much at you like!

4. PULL&BEAR TIGER EMBROIDERED PRINT T-SHIRT – £20

Now, as much as I love this trend, I am not always down for wearing flowers all the time. I love the edgier side to this tee! It would be a wonderful top to tuck into a flowy skirt and with strappy heels!

5. WHITE EMBROIDERED BELL SLEEVE TOP – £10

Things that this top does amazingly. 1. bell sleeves. 2. A line shape. 3. beautiful embroidery. ITS ALSO ONLY £10 DID I MENTION THAT!?!?

6. MOTO EMBROIDERED JAMIE JEANS – £59

7. IVY FLOWER EMBROIDERED SKIRT – £36

Another gorgeous piece from Topshop. The detail on this skirt is amazing!

8. OFF-THE-SHOULDER TOP – £25.99

You can always trust Zara to get a trans bang on! The sleeves of this shirt are so beautiful as is the off the shoulder top! I fab top to tradition from spring to summer!

9. RAID NANCY FLORAL EMBROIDERED BLACK MULE LOAFERS – £24.99

Loafers is the shoe of the season, and I think these ones are the best!

10. RIVER ISLAND EMBROIDERED DUFFLE BAG – £35

Another edgier take on the trend, and I love this one!

 

Let me know if you love embroidery too!

Alice xo

 

15 items to buy from ASOS for under £50

Oh ASOS, why do you always insist on taking all of my money? This weeks picks come from the fashion hub that is the ASOS new in! I have picked out my top picks for under £50 just for you! Happy shopping everybody!

  1. ASOS Cotton Victoriana Blouse with Lace Inserts – £36

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How to make easy Quinoa Porridge!

Quinoa Porridge was always something I read about but never made.

After reading about the goodness you can find in Quinoa online, I decided to give quinoa porridge a go. The key thing that differentiates it from normal porridge is the protein. The protein in one cup of quinoa is 8g compared to 5.6g in the same amount of oats. 

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Best New In at Topshop

As a die hard Topshop fan, I tend to have one eye kept on their ‘new in’ page. Hence, I have made up this super cute spring themed Wishlist, featuring all of my favourite items! I hope you enjoy!

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9 Best Designer Bags For Under £300

I love designer bags, I love affordable designer bags even more. As much as I want to spend every penny I have on a mulberry purse, I know that this is unrealistic.

So I’ve made a helpful guide to designer bags that come in at under £300 but are still utterly beautiful bags. They just won’t bankrupt you!

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Easy Homemade Apple, Cinnamon and Raisin Granola!

This recipe for Apple, Cinnamon, and Raisin Granola is a great way to spice up your breakfast without breaking the bank!

You can also make this in advance and keep it for up to three months in an air tight container.

Granola is one of my favourite recipes, a really good way yo start your day! This one is particularly good because it contains little sugar, lots of oats and protein and is vegan!

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Review: The Body Shop Tea Tree skincare and BB cream

In this post I’m going review the Body Shop Tea Tree skincare line and give you a (hopefully helpful) analysis of how it affected my oily and spot prone skin.

The Body Shop is a staple of British beauty and despite my usual addiction to Liz Earle I have been testing this skincare.

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Low Fat & Refined Sugar Free Carrot and Apple Cake With Clementine Glaze

This Carrot and Apple cake is the healthiest one around, with a low fat glaze it is the perfect tea time treat!

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High Street Beauty – My Favourites Right Now!

I love it when my makeup doesn’t cost the earth, and so Ive created this list of my favourite high street beauty products right now!

Every 4 months or so I go through cycles of makeup, I fall in love with a mascara and a foundation and then in another few months or so it will be all change.

This cycle has some old high street favourites in it, as well as some new releases!

So, lets get cracking…

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5 Ingredient Protein Balls

This post is a bit of a follow up to my Energy Bar post (click here). This is due to the easy and accessible ingredients in this recipe. The amount of protein ball recipes I have attempted but am stuck when its wants raw help powder or coconut oil is ridiculous. So here they are, my 5 ingredient protein ball in under 5 minutes.

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