From food to interiors, and everything in-between, here you will find book recommendations, my favourite picks for the home and lots of inspiration to help you live your best life.
I thought a few highlights from the year would be a fun way to say goodbye to 2017. With the first day of the new year, it seemed like the perfect time to drop in and say hello once more.
Fabric wrapping is such a lovely and unusual way to present gifts. It’s also brilliantly thrifty way of recycling an old piece of fabric. Discover how here.
Han Bullivant talks you through setting the perfect Betty-inspired Pink and Gold Christmas table this season, and shares her top hosting tips too for a stress-free festive lunch.
A curated gift guide for any hard to buy friends or family that haven’t been crossed off that Christmas shopping list yet. Make a hot chocolate, curl up under a blanket and shop in style.
Making this cute face planter is super-easy and affordable. Follow this tutorial to spruce up one of your own plant pots or use it as an excuse to buy another!
This illustrated collection of 100 inspirational females is something I can’t wait to read with June. The pages are filled with tales from mathematicians, politicians, activists, inventors.
To celebrate the launch of the new site, I have worked with Oliver Bonas to curate the lovliest of prizes. Step this way to win the chicest edit that will keep you toasty and warm this winter.
I LOVE receiving mail, it is right up there on my list of happy things. I thought I would share some of my favourite independent stationery companies who make cards that can brighten up the darkest of winter days.
Remember the days of #FF / Follow Friday on Twitter? Well, I’ve decided I am bringing it back, however this time it’s all about who I am following on Instagram instead.
I used to think that every candle was born equal, but how wrong I was. Here are my favourite candle finds that I will be cosying up with over the cold winter months.
Lavender & Sandalwood, Honeysuckle & Jasmine, and Apple Blossom & Freesia – no these are not smells of a luxury perfume, these are the new and delightful scents of Ecover’s new detergent collection.
We are so excited to tell you we are bringing back The Girls Club! Founded in 2015 by the Betty Magazine team (we can’t believe it was this long ago either!), it began as an exclusive place to exchange information and learn new skills from experts.
Brunch. If you want to know what our last meal on this earth would be, it would be brunch.
Tucked away in a white brick courtyard at the Notting Hill end of Portobello Road, you can easily miss the Farm Girl Caféentrance and instead get entangled in the throngs of tourists all photographing the rows of pastel coloured houses.
Our one true love has been with us through thick and thin, through the high times, celebrations and more importantly been supportive during the sadder, darker times.
It’s one of our favourite days of the year, pancake day! We love trying new recipes from around the world, and after we tested the Dutch Pancake, we’re not sure we’ll ever be looking back.
We all love donuts right? Our favourite fried sugary treat comes in the shape of Vicky’s Donuts, based in Hackney, East London. We’ve worked with the lovely Vicky before on our Girls Club events in 2015, you might have drooled over our Instagram snaps here, here and HERE.
January, you’re ok, but you’re not our favourite month. We’ve still not been paid, so we’ve been living as frugally as possible, and surprisingly really enjoying it!
Let us go back to New Year’s Day, this was spent watching series ten of Friends, we won’t lie we had a rather large gin hangover.
2015, what a year! As we get older we always comment on how quickly the years fly by, we wish we could put a pause button on certain moments to take them all in, but alas this isn’t possible.
We moan talk about the lack of warm weather for roughly 11 months of the year, then without any notice at all we find ourselves in the middle of a heatwave.
It’s Pancake Day tomorrow and we are very excited. We thought you might be too and have taken the opportunity to put together something extra special to help you knock the socks off your friends.
Nila Holden only began her business three years ago whilst designing cookies and cakes for her own wedding, since then she has gone on to sell her wonderful creations on Etsy, Notonthehighstreet.com and now she even supplies Fortnum & Mason.
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, today we are jumping across the pond again with a tasty sweet treat concocted by our food editor, Alana.
For some bonfire night has been and gone, for others you will be watching displays tonight or at the weekend.
Pumpkin Pie tends to be more of a familiar site across the pond in America, however every time we make it and share it amongst friends the plate gets cleared before we even have the chance to ask anyone if they’d like a second slice.
The Grand Budapest Hotel is easily one of the Betty team’s favourite films of the year.
Autumn is officially here! The nights are drawing in and the temperatures have started to drop and we can’t wait to spend cosy evenings at home with friends playing games.
Tomorrow is National Burger Day! We thought we’d celebrate with a twist on on the classic with our own sweet burger, perfect for brunch or dessert.