Gwennan Rees

Blogger and Illustrator

Spring 2019 - A Mood

Spring 2019 - A Mood

I don’t know about you but I am SO done with this winter. I am sick of the constant colds and sniffles, sick of the rain (although I appreciate this is Wales) and sick of not being able to wear less than 10 layers.

The sunshine of the past few days has got me dreaming about summer nights and evening jogs around the lake and driving with the windows down, but seen as June July and August are still a way off yet, I thought I’d embrace spring instead.

So here’s a few musings, a mood if you will, all about my love for spring 2019.

TBT | Catch up with old spring blog posts here;


I’ve officially sacked off the dark moody shots of stormy seasides and twinkly lights and I am fully into the bright whites and yellows of spring. We’re talking daffodils, we’re talking alll the pink, homeware, plants and a shot or two of my fav leopard print shoes. If you like what you see below, why not hit follow below….

Current Inspiration;

And whilst we’re talking Instagram, why don’t you check out some of my fav accounts that are killing the spring content right now….

Miss Katy English

Hannah F Gale

The Cardiff Cwtch

Eat Waves For Breakfast


Spring Shopping Is Good For The Soul…..

Asda is probably my favourite supermarket to pick up a few homeware bits at and if god forbid you find yourself in a Asda Home store with me, you can easily knock an hour or two off your day. I’m not so patiently waiting on payday and my bank card is twitching in my pocket so rest assured I have been furiously googling all the lovely things they have for weeks now.

My absolute fav piece? The entire yellow bedding range. Yes please and thank you.


Wedding Guest Outfit Goals;

My next few months are full of hen parties and weddings and that my loves, means outfits. I am a bridesmaid for one so my bestie has kindly picked sorted my outfit for that one (and the dress is lush) but for the other, I have been scouring the high street for weeks.

I decided not to opt for a dress but instead based the whole outfit round an 8 quid white lacy top from Primark and on a whim tried on a size 8 glitzy full length pink skirt in New Look and the rest is history. I mean sure, the size 8 nearly cut off circulation to my upper body but I found it online and there has never been a skirt so simultaneously less and SO me at the same time.

Shop my outfit here!


Spring Time Vibes;

Search my boards and find out where I get my inspiration from….


Next spring will be a whole lot different. I’ll be married, we will have been together 10 years, there’ll be plenty of new family members. Who knows where I’ll be, who knows what I’ll be working on, who knows what the state of my blog or my Instagram will be. So here’s to this spring, the only one I will be spend as a 26 year old, the last one I will spend unmarried, the only one I will live exactly like this. Something kinda nice about that isn’t there.

Happy Easter 2019

Happy Easter 2019

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