• A Pop Of Red

    A Pop Of Red

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  • A New Storage Solution

    A New Storage Solution

    Beauty
  • All The Eyeshadow I'll Ever Need

    All The Eyeshadow I'll Ever Need

    Beauty
  • Read My Diary

    Read My Diary

    Diary
  • FINALLY: AN AFFORDABLE FOUNDATION FOR PALE SKIN

    FINALLY: AN AFFORDABLE FOUNDATION FOR PALE SKIN

    BEAUTY
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Boden Holland Park Coat & Phillip Lim Pashli bag

A Pop of Red

I feel like I’ve waited months to wear this coat… er, probably because I HAVE waited months to wear it, now I come to think of it. I bought it back in May, thinking that, as it’s fairly lightweight, I’d…

blogging-copyright

Blogging and Copyright | The Basics

I’ve written pretty exhaustively in the past about the issue of copyright, and why it’s a good idea not to steal other people’s words, images, identities, blog names, registered business names… the list goes on. (And on, and on, and…

morning coffee

Morning Coffee

Remember when I told you all about my lazy Saturday mornings, and how I love them? Well, last week I got a new computer, which means that my laptop (which was previously “tethered” to my monitor, being used basically as…

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Country Casual

“MORE horses, Amber?” I hear you say.  “What is this: ‘My Friend Flicka’ or something?” (Fun fact: ‘Flicka’ was the name of my imaginary horse when I was a child.) (Slightly disturbing fact: I had an imaginary horse when I…

acrylic makeup storage from Muji

Muji 5 drawer acrylic makeup storage

Meet my Mujis, everyone! Wait: that sounded a bit weird, didn’t it? OK, let’s start again… Remember when I showed you my snazzy new Ikea storage box, which I’m using for my skincare and nail polish? I mentioned in that post…

Forever Amber: UK fashion and lifestyle blog

Inadvertently Ask Amber

 long, long time ago (I can still remember how that music used to make me smile), I used to run an occasional feature called ‘Inadvertently Ask Amber‘, in which I answered the questions people inadvertently ask me by typing them…

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Glasgow Science Centre

Glasgow Science Centre and Tower

After our experience on The London Eye, I’m guessing it’ll come as no surprise to anyone to learn that, no, we absolutely did NOT go up the tower at the Glasgow Science Centre. Nuh-uh. (It’ll be even less of a…

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The Canterbury Tales

On our last day in Kent, Terry and I decided to make a pilgrimage to Canterbury, with a knight, a monk, a prioress, a miller and  man of law. Oh no, wait: that’s Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales, isn’t it? MY Canterbury…

The London Eye

The London Eye

What do you do when you’re scared of heights, and you want to see as much of London as you can, in a very short space of time? Why, you book yourself a couple of tickets on The London Eye,…

dungeness-amber

A Day in Dungeness

On the south tip of England sits Britain’s only desert. Dungeness is one of Europe’s largest expanses of shingle, and home to an odd assortment of houses (many of them converted from old rail carriages), two lighthouses, a power station, and…

Buckingham Palace, London

London Calling

♥  Topshop skirt (via eBay)  ♥  River Island top  ♥   River Island shoes Slightly different backdrop for the ol’ outfit photos this week, folks! If you follow me on Twitter or Instagram, you may know that Terry and I spent the…

running along the beach

The True Story of a Day at the Beach

♥  ASOS dress (almost identical version)  ♥  Target sunhat  ♥  Gucci sunglasses ♥ Vintage belt I could just let these photos stand alone, telling the happy tale of a sunny day at the beach: a day on which no-one almost stood…

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morning coffee

Morning Coffee

Remember when I told you all about my lazy Saturday mornings, and how I love them? Well, last week I got a new computer, which means that my laptop (which was previously “tethered” to my monitor, being used basically as…

Forever Amber: UK fashion and lifestyle blog

Inadvertently Ask Amber

 long, long time ago (I can still remember how that music used to make me smile), I used to run an occasional feature called ‘Inadvertently Ask Amber‘, in which I answered the questions people inadvertently ask me by typing them…

the trouble with working from home

The Trouble With Working from Home

I love working from home: I honestly wouldn’t change it for all the shoes in the world. The trouble with working from home, however, is that when your home is also your office, any problems with your house will have…

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One year ago today…

… we moved into our new house! In some ways, I can’t believe it’s been a year already. The house hasn’t yet lost its feeling of “newness”, and I hope it never does. We still think of it as “the…

pastel coloured spring clothes hanging in closet

Spring Clean

When we moved to this house last year, one of the things I was most looking forward to was finally having enough storage space to not have to have 50% of my clothes in storage at any given time. Because…

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Forever Amber is a UK fashion blog and Scottish lifestyle blog following the life and style of journalist-turned-blogger Amber McNaught (that's me) - a.k.a 'Forever Amber'. Featuring outfit posts, beauty reviews and lifestyle content, with a few random acts of stupidity thrown in for good measure, Forever Amber is the story of my life: I'm happy to have you along for the journey!