Weekly Love – Week 76


+ Re-reading the Harry Potter books.

+ I’m offering £1 for two weeks 150×90 banner advertising (for bloggers only) in the sidebar of rachelphipps.com throughout the month of August – email me if you’d like to buy a space! (Paypal only)

+ Today, I’m off to London for the weekend. Being in London makes me so, so happy!

+ Sasha Wilkins reminds us all what blogging is really all about.

+ Kristina’s photos from Athens are really making me miss one of my favourite European cities!

+ Independent Fashion Bloggers are having their first ever London conference on 16th September – words can not describe how excited I am!

+ I want almost every single shoe in the new Solestruck newsletter. 

+ 20 things to do in London for under £20.


+ Receiving a package of goodies through the mail from Kate! I was able to eat my last Milk Dud – because she sent a whole new box of them!

+ This post from The Blond Salad makes me miss Italy so badly! I’m hopefully going back next summer, but that is totally beyond the point – I want to be back there now!

+ All day Pretty Little Liars marathons.

+ Pottermore’s Parseltoungue Translator!

+ Raspberry Mojitos

+ I love the way Paula has put together her post about her recent trip to London.

+ Laetita explains Macarons to us, and why they are NOT Macaroons!


+ My first try at baking a full English breakfast pizza. The recipe still needs a bit of tweaking, but I’ll post it once I have it perfected!

+ Though I know I don’t actually have a hope in hell (time for a little bit of shameless self promotion here!) do you fancy nominating me in the Cosmopolitan blog awards?

+ An evening of mussels and cocktails with my best friend.

+ Eva Chen, an editor at Teen Vogue tells us what to include in a good internship cover letter.

+ Meeting up with Ella for a coffee and a lovely chat about blogging.

+ This week I reviewed Laura’s book Angel Kiss for The Guardian website.

Going to see the final Harry Potter film – but now I feel like my childhood is over!

This info graphic about lipsticks is so accurate!

The Londoner introduced ‘Stylist Pick‘ on her blog this week – I would totally sign up for this service if I could afford it each month!

What have you been enjoying this week?