We will walk in bitter rain

Sunday, 6 September 2015
Now first off, I have to admit that the title of this post is completely and utterly melodramatic, and actually the majority of August was pretty sunny and lovely! But yanno, British summer time is never perfect ey! 
As always at the end of a long month I bring you another Instagram round up of the things that happened and the adventures that were had! August 2015 was an interesting little thing! I spent the majority of it interning down in London, which meant I was exhausted or running around the streets of London at the whim of google maps, 90% of the time! 
It's months like August which really make me realise why I love doing these posts, as they remind me of all the things I did, the vast majority of which I'd completely forgotten about, aha! I joke, kinda! 
August 2015 saw a trip to the sea, a Booktube-a-thon, a launch party, conformation of another internship, an adventure, a good friend, goodbyes, a festival and lots of good food! Overall it was a pretty stellar month, and I really do hope that September will bring just as many great memories!
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/  "Even when it feels like your not" /  Oh I do like to be beside the seaside. It may only be the British seaside but it's still rather lovely /  You can never beat a good ol' summer time classic /  Now that is one very cute, very bright and very Hobbit sized car  / / 
Future goals right there! A cute little pug, with a cute little bow tie Still dreaming of that pimms & paella combo First book of the #BOOKTUBEATHON finished! Yes Please, by Amy Poehler - Such a fantastically funny, charming & honest read! I would recommend it to anyone, even if you've not seen many of her tv shows (like me) /  Today's blog post features this beaut of a dress /  I may only have been there for about 26 hours, but I really miss the seaside /  Quay Australia's Sunglasses are just so point 
It arrived! It arrived! /  Four photos later and we still hadn't figured out where the camera was! / / /  Still can't get over how breath taking and beautiful the Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty Exhibition was! A new post all about it has gone up on the blog!  / /
More of those cutie patootie houses on my way in this morning #internlife / Nothing like a good ol' brew / /  Congrats to Skinny Dip London & Felicity Hayward on a fab collab & launch event! /  Monochrome future room goals right there!!! /  This Jurassic World tee has fast become one of my all time favourites! It's in the new post that went up on the blog!  
I'd heard so many amazing things about Cereal Killer Cafe! I went for brunchy lunch today and boy was I not disappointed! Such a cool little place! /  There's just so much beautiful street art around London /  Channeling my inner Pugsley Addams today /  When your mum sends you cards like this! So on point! / So much love for this top! Thanks Urban Outfitters  / / 
 Had the best time with this beauty yesterday! So great to catch up and laugh and eat good food! My oh my, this would be good right about now! /  Think this has to be one of my favourite outfits of the summer Thank you ever so much to the Beulah London girls for having me over the last five weeks! It's been amazing to be part of your team. And I will never forget the weeks I spent learning, watching, helping and laughing with you guys! Thank you for the gifts and amazing experience! Now that is one AMAZING polaroid wall! /  That last minute trip to Tesco turned out pretty well! It's the little things  

 #fwis at the wonderful The Bloggers Market /  Totally in love with the illustrations Emma Block did of me and my friend Jess at The Bloggers Market today! Just so so beautiful! /  Still dreaming of the yummy Sushi at the Bloggers Market /  Pink Ladiessss /  Ma Tsum Tsum family is rather small, but it's slowly growing /  Motivational, ermm, Tuesday?    
 / /  Who knew being a lil' Hobbit would be helpful when it comes to buying shoes? Hello Primark kids shiny slip ons! / /  If tumblr is good for one thing, it's the endless pictures of the most adorable puppies Momentum Day 2, the smiles before the rain 
/  Pretty dresses are my favourite! Most recent post on the blog features this one /  Cause you can't go to a festival and not instagram at least one thing you ate, right? /  Muddy boots and many layers. Typical #ootd of a British festival /  So #momentum2015 is over! Had the best, most hilarious week despite the rain and mud! Thankful for my church & uni fam, oh and Jesus is good too! 

There we have it summer officially over and autumn has began! Looking back through all my pictures now it seems like I managed to fit so many stereotypically British things into the last month of summer - festivals, the seaside, shopping - you get the gist!
I hope that you all have really great Septembers and they're filled with goodness and love! Oh, and if you're off to uni this month please don't stress or panic, it'll all work out in the end! 

God bless 
12 comments on "We will walk in bitter rain "
  1. I love your instagram photos hun, looks like you had a great month xo

    Emily | emsalice.com

  2. Looks like you had such a nice summer, I'm so sad it's over but experience so many amazing memories as I'm sure you did!

    infinity of fashion// Lucy Jane

  3. looks like you really had a great time! love the pictures.


  4. Lovely pictures, seems like you've had a great time! x

  5. Gorgeous post, looks like you had a great summer!


  6. Very nice. Would love it if you could check out my Holiday Style Diary!
    Kisses xo | From Aliona With Love 

  7. Your August looks so fun, and i love how you've laid out the post!

    Emma at www.collagemepetty.blogspot.co.uk

  8. Your sunglasses are just badass! Sounds like you had such a wonderful August and damn girl that top photo is cute!


  9. OMG that little puppy is sooooo cute.

    Your instagram feed is great and you just crop the images perfectly. Do you take the pictures on your phone or on your camera?

    Beth x

  10. I really love this kind of post! :) All the food pictures makes me hungry ahah


  11. you look stunning in all these photos.



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