Me & Mini Me



When I started this blog over four years ago, I would never have imagined that I’d still be blogging at this point in time, let alone with mini-me on my arm. Things have been a little quiet on StyleOnTheCouch lately – I needed to wind down late on in my pregnancy – then there was […]

There Is Nothing Square About Gingham



  If you took a straw poll of people’s associations with gingham, you’d likely arrive at picnics and school uniforms.  Yet this happy print has had a makeover for summer – we are in the era of gingham for grown ups, Blog Reader.   This energetic, zingy print can be found in modern, jumbo squares […]

Hitchhiker’s Guide: GVYN Leather Backpack



  With an alternative post name of ‘Back to School’, this feature shows how I’m now wedded to the leather backpack. This style from Shop Pyramid, by the brand GVYN, has been over my shoulder ever since the styles dropped in the online store back in April.   You’ll find many different brands have upgraded […]

Boyish (Clean & Minimal): Spring Styling



    After so many months bundled up in sweaters, scarves and coats, the spring – summer transition is an absolute pleasure.  I’m somewhat in fashion hell right now mind you, with an influx of beautiful and contemporary summer styles for Shop Pyramid flowing through the company’s doors (you can see some behind the scenes […]

A Stylish Coffee Break: MOD Workplace & Office



  When you blog, you quickly learn the environment in which you blog can be a huge catalyst for inspiration.  I think most other bloggers I know have their ‘special place’ in which they like to sit and write, be that a Brooklyn hideout (thinking of you, well / aware) or a perfect living room […]