Reviews

All of my reviews in one place, from products to experiences!

Trick or Treat! October Japan Candy Box Review + Giveaway

Trick or Treat! October Japan Candy Box Review + Giveaway

Trick or treat? Or, in our case, treat or treat? Yep, this post is gonna’ be about the October edition of the Japan Candy Box! If there’s one thing I love about Halloween, it's all of the sweets/candy, especially themed sweets. The packaging is always adorable so I was really ...

A New Gaijin Gyaru Magazine?! Introducing… Papillon!

A New Gaijin Gyaru Magazine?! Introducing… Papillon!

I’m so happy to be writing this post right now. I’ve just flicked through the first few pages of Papillon (the brand new gaijin gyaru magazine) and oh my gosh I love it. It’s filled with insightful articles, makeup tutorials, and enough outfit inspo to last you through to the ...

Pusheen the Boat Out: A Trip to ARTBOX Cafe ‘Pusheen Snack Parlour’!

Pusheen the Boat Out: A Trip to ARTBOX Cafe ‘Pusheen Snack Parlour’!

I cannot tell you how excited I was to go to the ARTBOX cafe in Brighton which, I can say with confidence, is the cutest cafe in the UK. The owners had recently announced that ARTBOX Cafe would transform into a themed cafe every three months, kicking off with “Pusheen ...

MaskTime Sheet Mask Kit Review

MaskTime Sheet Mask Kit Review

(*Disclaimer: post includes gifted items from MaskTime.) If there's one thing you should know about me is that I have a non-existent skin care routine. I know, quelle horreur. My skin is extremely sensitive and I've started getting quite a few spots recently due to stress but - like the fairy ...

Japan Candy Box ‘Sweet Summer Fruits’ Collection + Giveaway!

Japan Candy Box ‘Sweet Summer Fruits’ Collection + Giveaway!

Disclaimer: this is a gifted post because YAY SWEETS. Thanks Japan Candy Box! Okay so I'm in heaven right now: I'm currently chomping away on some rice crackers as I write this post, and I can't guarantee there would be any left by the time I hit "publish" (or, to be ...

Reasons why I love the new EGG magazine (+ mag scans!)

Reasons why I love the new EGG magazine (+ mag scans!)

EGG, gosh, where do I start? There was a public outcry when EGG magazine announced that they were ceasing publication a few years ago, but now - along with a set of new gyaru models - they've brought out a new mook (magazine book) for their June 2019 issue. I ...

Body Positivity is the New Black

Body Positivity is the New Black

Disclaimer: this post contains items gifted to me from Blush Atelier, who helped me in my journey to body positivity. Three girls are standing in front of a mirror; one exclaims "god my hips are huge!", another says "oh god please I hate my calves", and the third scoffs "you ...

Boba Life: Bubble Tea Masterclass at Bubble Boba

Boba Life: Bubble Tea Masterclass at Bubble Boba

Disclaimer: Gifted experience courtesy of Bubble Boba. I first learnt about Bubble Tea when I was a young gyaru in London; I didn't really know what to expect but I knew that as soon as I accidentally gulped down the tapioca that I was in love. I couldn't get enough of ...

Vegan Afternoon Tea at the Laura Ashley Tearoom, Coventry

Vegan Afternoon Tea at the Laura Ashley Tearoom, Coventry

Disclaimer: This is a gifted review however all thoughts are my own. If you told me a couple of years ago that I'd be invited along to try out some afternoon tea, my eyes would be popping out of my skull. It's one of my favourite things to do (and gobble ...

Tucking into the Vegan Menu at Cosy Club

Tucking into the Vegan Menu at Cosy Club

Disclaimer: This is a review of my complimentary vegan meal at Cosy Club Coventry. We were sitting at the Cosy Club in Coventry, and I realised that I had been staring at a painting for at least a minute before I slipped out of my daydream. It was our second time ...