Thursday, 27 December 2012

Christmas 2012 ...


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Hope you all had a wonderful Christmas. We had a lovely day here which went by way to fast for my liking!

Sarah heading to bed all excited Christmas Eve ...

Santa was very good this year and there was a lot of love for Michael Kors in this house! That fab watch is all mine (thank you hubs) but I have to get at least four links removed as it is huge on my wrist!
 The lovely burnt orange wallet is Laura's a gift from Sarah her goddaughter!

We had a lovely dinner which I had ready quite early this year just before 3 o' clock. Normally it is going to five before we eat but I thought it better to cook early and relax for the rest of the day! The heat in the kitchen was unreal with it being the mildest Chrismas weather we have had in ages, but I did take time to snap a quick outfit picture midway :)
 My Mango tweed dress was very comfortable apart from the fact the sweat was pouring out through me from checking a rather large turkey in the oven!

Badly needed that delicious cocktail made by Laura to cool me down whilst cooking:)

This is one of my favourite pics of the day, the girls snapped by my son Shane on Christmas morning:) Sarah is wearing a dress from Zara and Laura is in a lovely brocade number from Oasis. The menfolk were very camera shy this year so no photos allowed there!

Hope you all continue to enjoy the holiday season:)
Gearing up here for New Years Eve next!

Anne xx


  1. Looks like you had a great Christmas! Look at all that MK! I love your tweed dress but sorry it was so hot. Cute picture of Laura and Sarah too!

  2. Glad Santa was good to you - you deserve it! Lovely pics as well! :-)

  3. You ladies all look stunning!
    I'm glad you had a wonderful Christmas - sending all my best for the New Year!

  4. Looking lovely Anne - glad you had a great day. Your girls are gorgeous…proud mummy for sure. Enjoy your new watch - looks fab! Happy New Year, Avril x

  5. You all look so beautiful :)
    and i love the dress you are wearing.
    The best Christmas are those spent with family :)

  6. Gorgeous pictures all the ladies look so pretty. I had the same issue with my watch definitely made for extra large wrists.

  7. you look gorgeous, your girls are lovely and your home decoration is awesome!, so much fabulousness!
    glad you've enjoyed a nice day!
    (Here we're used to have our christmas eve dinner at 9,30-10!)

  8. Wonderful photos. We love MK here too. And yes, links always have to be taken out!! LOL

  9. Hi Anne!
    Sounds like you had a very Merry Christmas. That is wonderful! Your family is beautiful. Loved the photos. You all look so nice!

  10. Lovely pictures Anne and how well did you do cooking in that dress! I always end up with fat splashes from the roast spuds or something. Glad you had a great time!

  11. Looks and sounds like a wonderful Christmas xo

  12. It looks like you had a very Merry Christmas. Your daughters are beautiful!

  13. Seasons Greetings Anne! Hope you have a super prosperous 2013!

  14. Happy Holidays, Anne! your girls are gorgeous. I see alot of MK in your house this year. I got a MK watch last year.

  15. Family, yummy cocktails, some MK.. looks like the perfect Christmas to me! Happy holidays from your newest follower!

  16. What lovely photos! Best wishes to you for the holiday season and the new year.

  17. I see - you had a wonderful Xmas!

    ♥ Franka

  18. Hallo Anne!Beautiful pictures!You and your daughters look so preety!!Lovely presents!
    Wishing you a Happy New Year!

  19. These photos are so lovely. Love them all. Happy Holidays, Anne!

  20. Aw, such gorgeous photos-love the holiday dresses, they are stunning! Glad you had a lovely Christmas :) I especially love the pictures by the tree!

  21. Anne, your Christmas was FABULOUS! I love the set up of everything. Fabulous table set up, christmas tree, food and cocktails. SUPER LOVE your dress! You looked awesome. Hubby gave a really nice gift! Nice taste. Have a great weekend!

  22. Great post and you and your family look adorable for the holidays. I love all the Michael Kors too, that's my have brand, especially for watches.


  23. A lovely and happy post. Love your fashions. The happy faces tell all. Here's to a healthy and happy new year. Your newest follower, Linda

  24. Anne
    I am so green with jealously that MK watch is FAB FAB FAB. You must have been very good...

  25. Like that spread on the table :-)
    Merry Christmas.

  26. Lovely pics, Anne. Wishing you much happiness in the new year.

  27. Happy New Year Anne, to you and your family.
    You and your daughters look fabulous on Christmas day.
    Many thanks for visiting me.

    Best wishes for 2013, may you have good health and happiness

  28. My dear,
    wish you a great 2013 full of dreams to come true. Wish you luck, health, happiness, love, lots of projects, many inspirations and lots of success!

    a big hug

  29. Beautiful gifts, beautiful cocktail, beautiful tabletop, beautiful tree and beatiful ladies : ) I wish your family a great 2013 : )

  30. Ooh what a lovely blog I'm so pleased I've just discovered you ready for the New Year ahead and will look forward to visiting you again.

    Your girls both look beautiful! Also loving your Michael Kors - my Hubbie got me the tortoise shell watch so I was also chuffed to find that underneath the Christmas tree.

    A very Happy New Year to you! x


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