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Brand Spotlight on Pampeano

23rd September 2018

For this week’s brand spotlight we have the lovely Pampeano, ‘exquisite handmade Argentine leather goods’. They kindly sent me one of their gorgeous polo belts, which was monogrammed with my initials which is a lovely touch. I’ve actually bought from this brand a few times, mainly dog collars (Juno has a little collar in the same style as this belt), and then for Andy’s birthday a few years ago I bought him a red colour way version of their polo…

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Brand Spotlight on Mistamina

9th September 2018

Well hello there you lovely lot, It’s me…I’m back! After a summer of scrambling around between farming, hen dos, weddings and studying – Autumn has finally arrived and it’s all ‘back to school’ vibes here on the farm! So with that said, I’m kicking off with a ‘brand spotlight’ piece. Mistamina is a clothing brand that was started by the lovely Lady Melissa Percy, girlboss and all round MEGA babe, just give them a follow on insta and you’ll see…

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Shearing FAQs

20th June 2018

Why do you shear the sheep in the first place? The main reason we shear all of our sheep is down to maggots. Yes, you heard right, I said, maggots. Horrible little things, flies lay eggs in the fleeces in hot/humid weather and hatch out maggots that in turn nibble at the ewes skin – they can be very nasty and the best way to prevent this from happening is to shear the fleeces so that the flies can’t lay…

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Toggi SS18 collection ‘try on’

17th April 2018

So spring is finally here after months of rain and cloudy skies (and beasts from the east!). To say I’m relived is an understatement! So excited to start bringing some new spring pieces into my wardrobe! Toggi kindly sent me some of my favourite bits from their new collection and I’m loving having them as staples in my current wardrobe. Here are three key pieces to see you through the transition from spring to summer… What I’m Wearing Jocelyn Shirt…

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Getting festive with Dubarry of Ireland

17th December 2017

There are some brands that always appear on my Christmas list, and Dubarry is definitely one of them. My love affair began with Dubarry almost 10 years ago when my parents bought me my pair of the classic & iconic Galways. I remember that I wore them the whole of Christmas Day, and then Boxing day…and the day after (you get the jist) and I still have them to this day. In my older years I have tried to be good…

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Rambling with TOG24

30th November 2017

Over this past year it has become more and more apparent just how important having a good old walk is for my mental and physical health. Having swapped my office job for an outdoor one it has made a huge different to how I feel on a daily basis and that is down to being out in the fresh air day in day out. Walking/rambling is something that we can all do each day in some form. Whether it’s choosing…

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My top picks from the Ariat A/W Collection…

15th October 2017

Since farming I have come across alot of brands that are new to me. Ariat is one of them. If you don’t know, Ariat are a global equestrian and countrywear brand and specialise in garments that are not only, good quality products, but technically very built for the job. I’ve been really impressed with the fact that all of the pieces that I have been testing out are all so durable and I can see that they will really last…

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The Toggi A/W Collection Part 1

28th September 2017

At the end of August, along with some other bloggers, I got a chance to visit Toggi HQ and preview the upcoming A/W Collection. It felt slightly unusual to be looking forward to Christmas in August, but I embraced the festive feels and came away from the day feeling so excited to don some cosy coats and scarves and hats. Not to mention how ruddy LOVELY all of the Toggi team were. We were taken through the new collection by…

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Spotlight on The Spanish Boot Company

24th September 2017

I cannot say enough good things about these boots… Beautifully made traditional Spanish riding boots that mould perfectly to your legs and feet, and are really flattering on the legs too. After seeing the lovely Charlotte in England sporting these bad boys and also seeing that they were a favourite with a certain princess(!), I knew I had to get some for myself. As many of you know, I’m a Spanish Boot Company Style Advocate, and advocate I am indeed.…

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Why you need the Toggi ‘Luella’ wax jacket in your life…

12th September 2017

So there are just items of clothing, things that you buy and instantly know that you’re going to wear ALL the time. This jacket is one of those things (Click here for link). I flipping love it. The fit, the colour, the material, and the fact that it is WATERPROOF aaaaand warm. The lining is also gorgeous too. Whenever I wear this jacket, I always get compliments. I think its because its a different colour to most wax jackets on…

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