current faves // 2


TIME FOR SOME MORE OF ELLA’S FAVES!!

Music

  • MELODRAMA (yeah I know it came our ages ago but still what a banging album)
  • The Wombats (still my all time baes – jump into the fog is my current favourite)
  • Lana del Rey (don’t like all the songs on her new album but Cherry is a tune)
  • Katy Perry (randomly making a comeback on my playlist, shoutout to my sister for that)
  •  Sundara Karma (just starting to really appreciate them hm)

TV/Films/YouTube 

  • Big Little Lies (mainly just love Zoe Kravitz but there ya go)
  • Game of Thrones (very late to the party – I’m just starting season 3)
  • Fresh Meat (not about meat I promise, it’s hilarious) 
  • Roman Holiday (CLASSIC)
  • Ella Snyder (want to be her ngl)
  • Hi I’m Mimi (what a cutie)

Books

  • The Basic Eight – Daniel Handler (I freaking love this book it’s my new favourite)
  • Never Let Me Go – Kazuo Ishiguro (actually read this for school but hey I like it) 
  • His Dark Materials series – Philip Pullman (these have been my fave forever and there’s a new spin off coming out yayyy)
  • The Silver Pigs etc. – Lindsey Davis (shh I’m a classics nerd)

Clothing

  • Hoop earrings (I used to be so against them but now I wear them every day)
  • Off the shoulder tops (aka my one favourite blue and white top)
  • Denim skirts (how did I live before I bought one of these??)
  • Silver bangles (I bought a really pretty one in France)
  • Tote bags (shoutout to Bethany for getting me a cute cactus tote for my birthday last year)

Food

  • Peaches (love you Tesco for selling these for 49p a bag)
  • Toast (new found appreciation??)
  • Jam (Damson. On aforementioned toast)
  • Lemon lollies (SUMMER IN A FOOD)
  • Sundried tomatoes (idk they’re bomb)
  • Chickpea curry (I might post my recipe to this when I make it photo worthy because it’s so good)

Misc

  • Kayaking (random new hobby)
  • @anyaosi on Instagram (cutest drawings ever??)
  • Multicoloured eyeshadow (I can’t do it but one of my best friends can and I appreciate it) 
  • Ivy (looks aesthetic af on European buildings)
  • Sunsets (seen some cute ones lately)

Anyway that’s my fave things at the moment and plz tell me some of yours because I am always interested !!

xo Ella

Advertisements
current faves // 2

soundtrAck to ella


A lil collection of my favourite music right now 

  • Day Away / Frank Ocean (find on soundcloud)
  • Lens / Frank Ocean 
  • Ivy / Frank Ocean
  • The Louvre / Lorde
  • Homemade Dynamite / Lorde
  • Greek Tragedy / The Wombats
  • Changing of the Seasons / Two Door Cinema Club
  • Spark / Maxwell Young 
  • Paris / The 1975
  • Heartbreaker / Bad Suns
  • Honey / Swim Deep
  • King City / Swim Deep
  • Le Temps de l’Amour / Françoise Hardy
  • chateau / Blackbear
  • Isombard / Declan McKenna
  • Shalala / Moses Gunn Collective
  • Heaven in Hiding / Halsey
  • Don’t Play / Halsey
  • drugs / eden 
  • Candy Wrappers / Summer Salt
  • like you lots / LANY

bAsically I think all these songs are pretty chill and I would recommend listening on long car journeys, picnics with pals, solo walks, and while making art or food. 

Does anyone else like any of these songs?? Or if not plz give me recommendations !!!

xo Ella

soundtrAck to ella

facts about meeeee

I’ve had a boring ass weekend and I have nOthing to write about other than myself soooo imma do 50 facts about me probably if I can think of that many so y’all know what kind of person I am and yep here goes,,,,,

  1. I love bread more than I love myself
  2. Also sweet potato
  3. I can hula hoop literally forever if I want to
  4. I’m English, South African and Swiss
  5. My best friend has the same name as me n it’s very confusing 
  6. I have been to Paris once but I’m so in love with it even though I know that’s basic af
  7. I’m a Pisces but I have literally none of the qualities of a Pisces I think???
  8. Languages are my Favourite Thing and I’m currently learning French and Spanish at school and a lil bit of Italian online
  9. I want to learn Russian and Greek
  10. I. LOVE. CATS. 
  11. I have more than 30 cacti/succulents and they all have names. 
  12. The Great Gatsby is my favourite book and movie of all time I love it so much
  13. I can make fab avocado toast
  14. I actually love cooking and I cook all my meals for myself even though I don’t really need to but hey it’s fun 
  15. My favourite thing to do is having picnics with my friends 
  16. I have never broken a bone (feel like I’m tempting fate writing that)
  17. I actually like lemon by itself kind of a lot
  18. I’m vERy scared of fish and seaweed 
  19. I’m kind of not a people person but also I really like people idk I confuse myself 
  20. I can say hello in 30 languages 
  21. My favourite words are weasel, precocious and baffling 
  22. My nickname is snoots and my best friend made it up when we were really little
  23. Speaking of that, we also made up an entire universe called Ella land and it was so elaborate and we were the queens it was great
  24. I’m always so clueless about every situation ever. I nEver know what’s going on
  25. Can’t believe I’m only halfway help I dON’T KNOW 
  26. I like putting random capitals EVerywhere
  27. Not sure if I want kids but if I did I’d want two daughters 
  28. I love Lorde and the Wombats and Two Door Cinema Club and Frank Ocean
  29. I don’t really wear make up other than mascara because I’m high key lazy
  30. I have fruit stickers all over the back of my phone
  31. I’ve never had a boyfriend because I’m slightly allergic to awkward and I jUSt cAn’t
  32. However if young Leo DiCaprio was around I’d marry him in 5 seconds
  33. I can’t watch horror movies they’re way too scary 
  34. My first ever teddy was a toy chick and I still have it
  35. I get very distressed by eyes. They creep me out so much
  36. Right now I’m wearing avocado socks
  37. My phone is always on airplane mode so I really annoy everyone by not picking up calls ever
  38. I hate pizza (sorry everyone)
  39. I want to call my future cat Luna or Mishy
  40. I’ve started writing two books but I always decide to majorly change the plot so I’ve never got that far
  41. My favourite fruits are peach and raspberry 
  42. LANA DEL REY IS MY BABE
  43. I’m currently wearing pyjama shorts and a Calvin Klein men’s shirt which is a strange look but whatever 
  44. I lOve homemade lemonade
  45. I don’t like coffee because it smells so much nicer than it tastes 
  46. Haven’t learnt to drive yet oops even though I could and it would be really useful 
  47. I love reorganising my room but it’s kinda difficult because I share with my sister 
  48. My eyesight is actually terrible but I hardly ever wear my glasses
  49. I’m sUch a night owl 
  50. No idea what I’m doing with my life 

FINALLY FINISHED YIKES THAT WAS ACTUALLY HARD !!!

Comment some random stuff about yourselves my lil beans because I’m lowkey a stalker and I like to know stuff about people k byeeee

xo Ella

facts about meeeee

current faves

Soooo this is just a collection of things I really like atm and they’re all amazing and y’all should try them too ayyyy….. yeah anyway so:


Music: (full playlist to come…)

  • Two Door Cinema Club
  • Frank Ocean
  • Lana del Rey (queeeen)
  • Bad Suns
  • The 1975
  • The Wombats (actual babes)

Films/TV/youtube:

  • An Education (aestheticsss)
  • Riverdale (so much drama)
  • Mary Bordelon (yt)
  • Freya Haley (yt)
  • Bonny Rebecca (yt)


Clothing:

  • White button ups
  • Sheer tops
  • Silk scarves
  • Messy ringlets


Food:

  • Avocado with everything
  • Hummus also with everything
  • Nectarines
  • Smoothies (especially raspberry)
  • Frozen sweetcorn (thE best,, tastes like sweets)


Books:

  • The Raven Cycle by Maggie Stiefvater
  • The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
  • Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins (sounds cheesy but actually lovely)
  • Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas (even if you don’t like fantasy try this it’s amazing)


Misc:

  • French because I want to be french
  • Healthy watered cacti
  • Greek mythology (my aesthetic).
  • Dog walks
  • Sketching (even though I’m bad)

 

WHAT IS EVERYONE LOVING ATM??

xo ella

 

 

 

current faves