Shirley’s Wardrobe

Life, Thoughts
December 20 2013
“We are afraid to change because we think that, after so much effort and sacrifice, we know our present world. And even though that world might not be the best of worlds, and even though we may not be entirely satisfied with it, at least it won’t give us any nasty surprises…”
~ Quote by Paulo Coehlo
Change can be scary, but I’ve come to believe that change, when the time is right, is good.
I’ve been pondering about rebranding my blog for the longest time, and I’ve finally began to take the steps towards it (Leading on from my ‘More Doing’ post.).
Can you believe it’s been nearly 5 years since I started blogging? Never in a million years did I think it would become what it is today. I started it off as a little hobby, one post lead to another, more of you started taking notice and reading it, and here we are! It is truly a blessing to have a place where I can be myself and be able to share what I love with all of you.
I’ve grown and evolved over the years (still doing so!) and I think it’s time to move on to bigger an greater things! I’m becoming more experimental with my style, more open to new ideas and adventures and so the new name Shirley’s Wardrobe is a much better fit.

(Plus I love the continuity it has with my YouTube Channel and other Social Media!)

I still hold dearly the origins of my blog, and it’s old name.
Thanks for always sticking by me!
Lots of love,

**PS** Don’t forget to bookmark!


  • Reply Dee Kay December 20 2013 at 6:53 pm

    Congratulations Shirley! I really admire you and your sense of style. I cant wait to see how you will evolve in this new journey. You continue to inspire many of us, thanks and much success in your future!
    Happy Holidays luv!
    Ms Dee Kay

  • Reply Oumi Hearts December 20 2013 at 8:08 pm

    I love the new name. It speeks for itself. Will keep on supporting you here and on youtube for sure. Change is scary but is always worth it!



  • Reply MissaWebbDaughter December 20 2013 at 8:46 pm

    Hi *waving* Happy Holidays to you and your familyyyyyy … The Christmas spirit builds more and more as the day gets closer. I saw the name change was wondering if you had addressed it elsewhere … its very fitting as althoughtit’s a toss up between your makeup videos and lookbooks, I’m always more excited when you put on clothes, its so effortless and simple. Keep it up

    PS. I forgot to add my email last time, i think, i can’t find it among all the entries

  • Reply Adija.K S December 20 2013 at 8:51 pm

    I love it, It’s simple and effortless
    Beautiful just like you!

  • Reply Shelly GlamNaturallife December 20 2013 at 9:52 pm

    I love you. My sister in my head. I would love to meet you when i come back to London!

  • Reply Q December 20 2013 at 9:58 pm

    pretty girl!… such a lovely post!.. so nice the way your embracing your growth!.

  • Reply Hannah December 20 2013 at 9:58 pm

    The name really suits you (and your YT channel as well). I remember I found your blog through the Teen Vogue website and since then I’ve been following your blog ever since. Thank you for putting so much effort into the posts and videos, they’ve been great and helped me a lot!


  • Reply ruleemissy December 20 2013 at 11:18 pm

    Change is one constant thing in life. Loving the new name. Happy holidays

  • Reply grace and gratitude December 21 2013 at 4:03 am

    congratulations on the new blog.
    here’s to the next 5 years!


  • Reply melissa ward December 21 2013 at 10:42 am

    Happy that it still shows up in my feed…. I look forward to every post you’re simply amazing dear

  • Reply A place called Adelaide December 21 2013 at 2:01 pm

    I loved the old name but I equally love this new change. Go you for embracing change 🙂 xxx

  • Reply Stella December 21 2013 at 3:06 pm

    LOVE the new name!

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  • Reply Phoebe Dixon December 22 2013 at 11:28 am

    I love that quote!

  • Reply Sisi Yemmie ™ December 26 2013 at 5:22 pm

    Love the new name Shirley!

  • Reply LeeLee January 8 2014 at 12:39 am

    Great quote. It’s so true. Best of luck to more good changes. 🙂

  • Reply gr8p January 9 2014 at 6:25 pm

    Your hair looks lovely!

  • Reply B. Johnson January 15 2014 at 8:20 pm

    Change is always scary, but the results make the risk worth it! Your blog helped inspire me to take risks for myself!

  • Reply Adia Sinead January 21 2014 at 12:25 am

    I like the new branding. It’s really beautiful and of course, I’ll always be reading! It’s great to embrace change when necessary.

  • Reply Carmen Ellis February 27 2014 at 3:56 pm

    I Love the name change. I was curious as to why you did it, but after reading now I know! Love the flow of it!


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