A HEALTHY LIFE: Photos to inspire you

PHOTOS TO INSPIRE YOU: A healthy life

HEALTHY LIVING: A lot of you know that I’ve been struggling to lose weight for a long time now. So here are some images I’ve found helpful to get me motivated. They might help inspire you too!

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A HEALTHY LIFE: Tips for adding some exercise to your day

WEDNESDAY WEIGHT BLOG SERIES: Tips for getting more exercise into your day

 

A HEALTHY LIFE: Here are some tips for adding some more exercise into your day. They are quite simplistic but hopefully one or more may be useful…

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SALE ALERT: Ralph Lauren up to 50% off sale

 

BE VERY QUICK, this sale is about to end!

Includes mens, womens, kids and home.

Happy shopping.

Natasha xx

 

 

 

QUICK PICKS: Luscious news – October 30, 2014

FAREWELL OSCAR: Oscar de la Renta Goa embellished satin box clutch

Farewell Oscar: Oscar de la Renta Goa embellished satin box clutch

 

 

A quick look at some luscious-related items in the news at the moment…

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WEDNESDAY WEIGHT: Week 1

Frustrated that I can't lose weight, here's my new Wednesday Weight series about what I'm doing about it...

 

LUSCIOUS HEALTH: Here’s the very first and very personal post documenting my attempt to get my weight under control.

I’m sharing it to get some support and encouragement, as well as hopefully inspiring others who have also been struggling…

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OUR LITTLE LUSCIOUS WORLD: Taking some time out to work on my novel

 

LUSCIOUS BREAK: Taking time out to work on my novel

 

Luscious ones, I’m having a little break to work on my novel.

I’ve been struggling with writer’s block and only getting little bits and pieces done – it’s time to get back into the swing of things!

But be sure to follow on Instagram and Twitter for snippets from Chez Luscious in the meantime.

And don’t forget the Pinterest boards, YouTube, Google+, the Facebook photo galleries, and everything on the Luscious website including the Luscious blog and Luscious shop, of course.


Natasha xx

 

 

 

ROYALTY: Kate Middleton’s maternity style for royal baby number two

KATE MATERNITY STYLE: Baby number 2

 

Take a look at the Duchess of Cambridge’s maternity style with baby number 2, due in April 2015…

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SALE ALERT: Tory Burch Private Sale – October 2014

SALE ALERT: Tory Burch Private Sale October 2014SALE ALERT: One of our favourite brands, Tory Burch, is offering up to 70% off shoes, bags, clothing and more.

Use this link to access the site, then click on the PRIVATE SALE link. Ends October 27, 2014.

Happy shopping!

Natasha xx

 

 

 

 

FASCINATING FOLK: Ben Bradlee (1921–2014)

PHOTO: Ben Bradlee, Washington Post

 

Sadly, there has been another famous death this week. This time, it’s the former Washington Post editor, Ben Bradlee, aged 93…

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A LUSCIOUS TRIBUTE: Oscar de la Renta

PHOTO: Oscar de la Renta

 

UPDATED: A private funeral mass for Oscar de la Renta will be held on November 3, 2014 at 11am, at the Church of St Ignatius Loyola at Park Avenue and 84th Street in Manhattan. 

Like many who adore fashion, I was saddened to hear of the passing of Oscar de la Renta yesterday, aged 82.

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PERSONAL UPDATE: Fifty things I wish I could tell my younger self

PERSONAL UPDATE: Things I wish I could tell my younger self

 

Today is my birthday, so I thought I’d take a look at 50 things I wish I could tell my younger self…

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STYLE ICON: Amal Alamuddin Clooney


Amal Clooney style gallery

 

A NEW STYLE ICON HAD EMERGED: I was hesitant to give Amal Alamuddin Clooney a “style icon” title when I honestly hadn’t heard of her until recently when she represented Julian Assange from Wikileaks, and then became George Clooney’s fiancée (now wife – see photos from the wedding).

And I was worried that the label might be somehow demeaning considering her incredible credentials as a human rights barrister.

But who says that you can’t be clever and fashionable? She’s clearly embracing the ladylike styles I love, which means more to me than any Kardashian, and ought to be celebrated.

So here’s a tribute to Amal Alamuddin Clooney’s fashion as we’ve seen it so far…

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