The dress. Amirite? CGE
Olivia Rubin, £395
For my sandpaper heels. FG
Holika Holika, £3.95
Papier does the best personalised stationery – and this collaboration just kicked things up a notch. CGE
Matilda Goad x Papier, £12.99
My rebound sandals – which are actually completely gorgeous. FG
Topshop, £39
Another day, another spot on my face. CGE
Mario Badescu, £16.50
A Hammam towel is one of the most useful things you can buy for summer. This one is my current fave. FG
La Redoute, £22
Currently spending all spare moments scrolling through the Matches sale. CGE
Isabel Marant Etoile, £207
Date night at home? Pretty coloured candles are an inexpensive way to dress up your dining table. FG
St Eval Candle Company, £7.50 for six
Soothing my frazzled hair with this heavenly leave-in conditioner. CGE
Living Proof, £27
The bow on the back of this lemon midi is To. Die. For. FG
Warehouse, £42
To put your new candles in (no date required). CGE
Bloomingville, £11.95
Shit at doing eyeshadow? These sticks are theeasiest thing going. Scribble on then smudge. FG
Laura Mercier, £24
The best mascara around. CGE
Eyeko, £19
I have a penchant for this pendant. FG
Monica Vinader, £95
Matches is on sale, and I’m finding it hard to concentrate on anything else. CGE
Danse Lente, £249
J’adore Skin Food (so does every beauty pro I know) and the new formula is just as nourishing as the original but lighter for daily use. If you have dry skin, would recommend. FG
Weleda, £12.95
Do I need new side plates? Yes. Do you? Also yes. CGE
Habitat, £8
I have worn Swedish Hasbeens for the last 130 summers running and I shall be doing so again this year because they are the best sandals going. FG
Swedish Hasbeens, £139
Packing my black jeans away for the summer – enter these high-rise, slightly cropped corduroy trousers. CGE
MiH Jeans, £215
I am officially mad about lavender nails. Purple isthe new nude – you heard it here first. FG
Chanel, £22
Tuberose and Tahitian gardenia – smells as good as it sounds. CGE
Lola James Harper, £36
This zesty top comes with a matching skirt but i’d wear it with jeans and a shit tonne of bronzer.FG
Ghost, £69
Swapping disposable cotton pads for these machine-washable bamboo ones. CGE
Kobwa, £5.99 for eight
Frances’ nude line drawings are incredibly beautiful. I wish my hair was a lovely at this lady’s. FG
Frances Costelloe, £135
Recommended to me by a friend with great skin – and so far, I’d say it does exactly what it says on the bottle. CGE
Votary, £35
I’ve thoroughly enjoyed wearing this during this week’s mini heatwave. FG
Free People, £158
Murano on a budget. CGE
Oliver Bonas, £30 for four
Spritz on pillow and breeeeeeathe. FG
This Works, £19.50
A belt, good buttons, pockets: M&S gives good skirt. CGE
Marks & Spencer, £29.50
Lisa Hardy’s watercolours never fail to make me smile. FG
Lisa Hardy, £80
I now have more napkins than I do friends – but just think of the dinner parties I can throw. CGE
Bungalow, £7.95
A pretty summer dress to wear once the lizard legs have been sorted. FG
ASOS, £38
This doesn’t look chic in my bathroom, but it is good. CGE
CeraVe, £9
My in-shower shin saviour. FG
Sanctuary, £8
I have jean boredom – and these will look great with sandals. CGE
Whistles, £99 (currently reduced to £79.20 if you’re quick)
A pretty blanket for picnic season. FG
Oliver Bonas, £38
My perfect summer skirt – added to basket awaiting payday. CGE
Dodo Bar Or, £280
A lovely, gentle cleanser that leaves your skin feels soft and fresh. (Plus it gets rid of mascara!). FG
Avène, £15
A peace-offering to my plants. CGE
Group Partner, £65
The space-saving clothes hanger of dreams. FG
Amazon, £17.99 for 50
My skin is problematic – acne-prone, oily-but-dry. I bought this moisturiser in a French pharmacy and it’s the best I’ve ever tried – and I’ve tried a lot. CGE
Sensi Biafine Riche, £18.89
This came on my Portuguese mini-break with me and I can confirm it’s the perfect sun dress. FG
Hush, £189
Swap scented candles for Palo Santo, wood from a South American tree that smells fan-bloody-tastic. CGE
Free People, £15
This worn with the matching trousers is my new fancy-summer-occasion outfit. FG
Boden, £160
My skin-tone flattering sunnies – and, as they come in 25 different colours, potentially yours too. CGE
Black Eyewear, £187
Blend this all over your face for a faux-healthy glow. FG
Ole Henriksen, £28
I have the bowl, I want the matching plate. FG
Arket, £18
Honestly, this dress makes me better looking. Would recommend. CGE
Alexa Chung, £380
This is one of the best under-eye brighteners I’ve come across. Plus it doesn’t crease. FG
Trinny London, £28
These for my balcony table please. You can put wine in a jug, right? CGE
Anthropologie, £22
When life gives you lemons, put them on a wash bag. FG
Elizabeth Scarlett, £20
I have a yen for a Princess Di ballet pump. CGE
Aeyde, £150
John Lewis is doing some of the best swimwear on the high street this season. I love this eighties inspired one-piece. FG
John Lewis & Partners, £39
Both Franks and I are big fans Roxanne First’s jewellery. These hollow hoops are solid gold – so no green ear lobes. CGE
Roxanne First, £75
A secret oomph-giving weapon for flat-as-a-pancake hair. FG
Hair by Sam McKnight, £25
My perfect natural (but not too natural) lipstick is Bare Minerals’ ‘Geranium’. CGE
Bare Minerals, £20
Am branching out from hoops with these mother of pearl drop earrings. FG
A Weathered Penny, £22
Better-looking-ness magic wand. CGE
Babyliss, £28
I’ve never been excited about lamp stands until I discovered Pooky and now I’m beside myself. FG
Pooky Lighting, £145
These were my go-to last summer, and I’m dusting them off again this year. CGE
Dune, £85
Charlie has it, I want it. FG
Warehouse£56
HEAVILY invested in the hair accessory trend.CGE
Accessorize, £4
My gold hoop obsession continues with these paint-splat beauties. FG
Albus Lumen, £120
Don’t have money for groceries. Do have money for jugs with jugs. CGE
Anissa Kermiche, £395
Spray on pre moisturiser. Hello juicy skin. FG
Balance Me, £18
Turns out hormonal breakouts don’t magically stop in your 30s. CGE
Honey Belle, £21