Saturday, 8 August 2009

Holiday Mood

I am currently counting down the days until we go on holiday (Valencia! Hoorah!) This little bag would be perfect for carrying a purse and sun glasses. Available from Miss Marmalade on Etsy.

Friday, 7 August 2009

Brogues

You never knew you needed... a pair or Brogues. The ones above are particularly summer-y. I've never been able to get my feet used to wearing heels, and can't resist a smart pair of flat shoes.

Hiatus - Word of the Day

Image by Orin Optiglot

hiatus (plural hiatus or hiatuses)

  1. A gap in a series, making it incomplete.
  2. (linguistics)
    1. A syllable break between two vowels, without an intervening consonant. (Compare dipthong.)
    2. The condition of having such a break.
      Words like reality and naïve contain vowels in hiatus.
  3. A gap in geological strata.
  4. (anatomy) An opening in an organ.
    Hiatus aorticus is an opening in the diaphragm through which aorta and thoracic duct pass.
  5. An interruption, break of pause.
  6. A vacation, break from work. Definition by Wiktionary.org