Cardiff Blogger Meet September 2012 & OOTD

On Saturday just gone I went along to Cardiff to meet up with a few fellow bloggers. Unfortunately quite a few people dropped out so it ended up being just me, Georgina and Jess, that doesn’t mean that we didn’t have a great day though.
Blouse, Necklace & Shamballa bracelet – Primark
Skirt – Peacocks
Coloured Skull Bracelets – New Look

I met up with Georgina before hand for a wander round Debenhams. Georgina got colour matched at Clinique and took away a five day sample, I got colour matched at YSL and ended up practically having a full makeover! You can see the makeover photos on Georgina’s post. We also bagged a few samples, including Urban Decay’s Naked foundation which I am loving, review to follow.
We then headed over to the lovely Pettigrew Tea Rooms where we met Jess. The tea rooms are situated next to Cardiff Castle and Bute Park.
The tea rooms are beautifully decorated and the food is lovely, I will definitely be visiting again!
Georgina ordered the Broccoli and Stilton soup which smelt absolutely amazing. Jess and I ordered afternoon tea for two.
I choose to have White Peony and Pink Rosebud tea with my food, I picked well, it was lush!
We struggled through our sandwiches, scones and tea and were then reminded to pick our slice of cake! They very kindly popped our cake into a little take out box as we couldn’t fit anything else in. The selection of cakes was HUGE! There was also a mahoosive carrot cake there which they were cutting a slice of when I took this photo. I went for the meringue which came with fresh cream, strawberries and grapes. Needles to say it was beautiful. 
Thanks for a fantastic day ladies, I can’t wait to do it again!

Don’t forget to join our South Wales bloggers group on facebook to stay up to date with any future meets.

19 Comments

    • September 11, 2012 / 7:55 pm

      Thanks Georgina 🙂 Can't wait to meet you both again x

  1. September 11, 2012 / 8:01 pm

    Sounds like a great day, the food looks delicious as always! I'll be sure to check out their blogs 🙂

    Lucy
    xx

    • September 11, 2012 / 8:18 pm

      It was amazing Lucy, I'll take you there when you come visit me ha x

  2. September 11, 2012 / 8:11 pm

    It looks like you had a lovely day – your hair looks beautiful! x

    • September 11, 2012 / 8:18 pm

      Thanks Beccy, this was after the YSL woman got her hands on my hair haha x

  3. September 11, 2012 / 9:11 pm

    You look gorgeous, love your glasses! The tea/cakes looks lovely, I think I need to go visit! I'd love to come to one of the South Wales blogger meet ups but I don't use facebook 🙁 boo! x

    sequinedlife.com

    • September 16, 2012 / 5:25 pm

      thank you 🙂
      I tend to post about the meets on my blog to let my followers now so keep an eye out, we are planning one around Christmas time x

  4. September 11, 2012 / 9:12 pm

    Sounds like you had a lovely day 🙂
    You look gorgeous, too. Beautiful skirt xx

    • September 12, 2012 / 8:16 am

      aaaw gutted I couldn't come, pettigrews is my favourite place in Cardiff!

    • September 16, 2012 / 5:25 pm

      Thanks Leanne 🙂 It was a fab day!

      Gemma, you were missed! We'll just have to go there again 🙂 x

  5. September 12, 2012 / 9:11 am

    Aw you look lovely!! And the tea looks amazing. If I'm not in Wales before Xmas I am def home for about 2 weeks over the Xmas period so we need to have our Castell Coch visit. Perhaps minus the picnic. May be a bit cold xx

    • September 16, 2012 / 5:26 pm

      Thank you 🙂 The tea was beautiful!
      Definitely not fancying a picnic at Xmas time haha! Hopefully we'll manage to arrange something between us x

  6. September 12, 2012 / 10:07 am

    It looks like you had a really lovely day 🙂 And the fact that it looks so lovely is going on the 'pro' side of mine and my husband's list of reasons to move to Penarth!
    xxx

    • September 16, 2012 / 5:27 pm

      Yes you should definitely move to Penarth! x

  7. September 12, 2012 / 4:09 pm

    Looks like it was an amazing day! x

  8. September 14, 2012 / 9:15 pm

    How lovely! I miss Cardiff… I lived there for 3 years but left 5 years ago when I met my husband… God, can't believe it's been 5 years…. Need to go back 🙂 xx

    • September 16, 2012 / 5:28 pm

      Five years is far too long to stay away, you should definitely visit soon! x

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