Cheltenham Festival

And they are off! The first day at Cheltenham Festival is under-way… Cheltenham is a spa town situated perfectly on the edge of the Cotswold’s in the south of England, and is the home of the famous steeplechase horse racing, the Gold Cup and the main event the – Cheltenham Festival held annually in March. […]

Afternoon Tea for Mothers Day

Best ‘Afternoon Tea’ Venue  Our Mothers love nothing less than a good old chin wag over a slice of Victoria sponge and a Cappuccino, its a chance to catch up and have a little mother and daughter time, which is a great way to celebrate Mothering Sunday, but where is the best place to visit […]

Mums of the moment…

A little celebrity glitz! … Whatever it is that you call your mum, – ‘mothers dearest’, ‘mother’ or simply just ‘mum’ – we all love our mums, and here at Boutique Life HQ, the mums and nans of the team are all set to receive a lovely bunch of spring flowers as we celebrate motherly love […]

Her Majesty the Queen every ones favourite mum..

So this week the UK has experienced yet another cold spell, though it does look more promising this weekend coming! The cold spell was evident this week when her majesty the Queen ventured out looking decidedly cosy in her Cossack Style Fur hat, her matching scarf, and beige tartan coat saw our monarch looking ‘snug […]

Downton Abbey

If you love Downton Abbey as much as we love it at Boutique life, we thought we would explore some of the real myths and history of the Carnarvon Family. After all there are some absolutely fabulous tales in our Aristocracy and non-more so than the real Downton Abbey. As we all know really isn’t Downton […]

London Fashion Week

With London Fashion week well under way we have been checking out what’s hot and what’s not! Always a trendsetter Vivien Westwood has catwalk glory yet again. Presented with a bouquet of Wild looking flowers. The “First lady of punk” as she used to be known, and one time business partner of Malcom McLaren. This […]

Proud to be British? We certainly are!

When Shakespeare wrote about “This England” in his play Richard III he wrote about England being a Happy Breed of men. And it’s certainly true we are a nation who love to laugh at themselves and the rest of the world with just a little pinch of salt. We don’t take ourselves too seriously, neither […]

Password – Romance!

Forget the hype of Valentine’s Day –  If you are young of heart and small of purse, why bother buying a pressie at all?! Just take a look at this study commissioned by Samsung. If you truly want to show the person you love exactly how serious you are about them. You needn’t spend a […]

Pop the Cork this Valentines and open the fizz!

Pop the Cork this Valentines and open the fizz…Choosing a bottle of bubbles this Valentine can be as easy or as hard work as you like!  The choice out there is endless. Dry or sweet, rosé or white. French or Italian, Champagne, Prosecco or Sparkling! Bargain bin or Vintage Champagne that will hurt the bank […]

Long Live the Corgi!

A dog is a man’s best friend, right!? The royal choice of dog and a national favourite, or not as the case maybe. Only one week after the Sunday Express reported that the Royal family will no longer re-place the Pembrook Welsh Corgi’s as part of the Royal team when the time comes. Queen Elizabeth […]