Mistral Musings

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New Year, Better You!

Here we are again, waving goodbye to Christmas for another year. It’s safe to say there may have been some slight over-indulgence in the cheese, chocolate and wine department (again…) but we are not feeling an ounce of guilt as it was absolutely deserved! Welcoming a new decade change always feels imminent and important.  It’s an extra special year for Mistral in 2020 too with us celebrating 25 years in business.  So create a clean slate and a fresh start as we look forward to the next 10 years. We... Read More

Mistral Musings 06/12/2019

‘Tis The Season of Giving

Can you believe it’s already one week into December!?! Where has this year gone? As part of our run up to Christmas we have started an advent countdown to Christmas on Instagram and Facebook with lots of offers, inspiration, recipes and acts of kindness, so head over to social and follow us so you don’t miss the treats on offer. We also have exclusive offers via our emails so if you haven’t already signed up, sign up. Christmas is a time to show our appreciation to those we care about... Read More

World Kindness Day 12/11/2019

Being kind makes the world go around

So Wednesday 13th November is world kindness day, a perfect opportunity to go above and beyond your normal loveliness to do something extra kind, without expecting anything in return.    The smallest gesture can really make someone’s day so why not just make kindness the norm, not the exception.  Push yourself out of your comfort zone once a week, then move to twice a week etc until it becomes part of your routine.  Stop and help that elderly person across the road, offer to help out with a charity once... Read More

Halloween treats 24/10/2019

Be more Chic than Shriek this Halloween !

As we come to the end of October, as if by magic the temperature drops. Trailing closely behind comes the first autumn frost, the annual putting away of the summer wardrobe closely follows, it’s always started with the best intentions, folding everything neatly Marie Kondo Style but ultimately ending in a frenzied panic of jamming clothes into the wardrobe. The first pair of boots, perfect and versatile (they will definitely not give me blisters this year…) crispy fallen leaves, steaming hot bowls of soup, pumpkins take a breath and who... Read More

Tired of wardrobe 27/08/2019

Time for a Wardrobe Refresh?

Summer is creeping slowly towards Autumn, with GCSE and A level results out of the way and teachers starting to think about returning to school (where did the summer holidays go?), is it time for a fresh fashion start? Feeling a little bit bored with your current tired wardrobe contents? We hear you.                         Get on board with our latest new-season styles, full of pattern, colour and pizzazz, guaranteed to make you smile and feel refreshed and full of... Read More