autumn

Haute Bakes: Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

We love Autumn, or ‘Fall’ if you’re reading this across the pond. Specifically we love October with its deep copper leaves crunching underfoot, and the excuse it gives you to nurse steaming mugs of rich hot chocolate (with marshmallows on top right?)

Most of all though, we love it because it brings with it one of the best holidays: Hallowe’en! Maybe it’s because we were the kids that fully embraced the dress-up box, or maybe it’s because of a tween/teenage predilection for Goosebumps, Tim Burton and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Most likely it’s down to the fact that it’s a holiday centred around sugar.

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Best Boots for Autumn 2014

Although we keep hearing rumours of an Indian Summer, as we head into October we are reluctantly accepting that we have to pack those denim shorts and flip flops away. What will always cheer us up though? A new winter wardrobe! Time to dig out those scarves, chunky knits and coats and pair them with treat yourself to some lovely autumnal boots. We’ve scoured the shops for our favourites in all styles and budgets. After all, a new season must mean new shoes! Here’s our Autumn Boot Haute List… (more…)