• Daisybutter

    Daisybutter is an oddly titled style journal by Michelle Chai. Combining the fun and fervour of being an impulse buying journalist and copywriter, with reflective oddments that lead to buyers' remorse.


  • Sundaze 46


    Welp, it’s well and truly spring here in England! I’ve been revelling in taking Milo out each morning to be greeted by a plethora of fresh blooms and new... Read more

    Posted on 26 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Little Ways to Up Your Writing Creativity Game

    Little Ways Your Writing Creativity Game

    When it comes to keeping a blog and writing Daisybutter, I always say that my favourite part - that is, the part that comes easiest to me - is the writing part. Read more

    Posted on 23 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • A Dark Chocolate + Raspberry Cheesecake Recipe

    Dark Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake Recipe

    For Valentine’s Day this year, my boyfriend and I ditched our grand plans to dine at Duck Waffle and stay at citizenM (our favourite hotel!) and opted for a... Read more

    Posted on 20 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Sundaze 45


    It’s been quite a week around this end of town. Work has been kicking my ass (not that I’m complaining too much, amirite fellow freelancers?!) and I’ve also bee... Read more

    Posted on 19 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • A Grateful Heart

    Grateful Heart

    Here’s a list of the things I’m grateful for today: a fresh breakfast eaten by a naturally lit window in the comfort of my family home, my puppy who genuinely... Read more

    Posted on 16 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Barrecore: An 8-Week Update

    Barrecore: 8-Week Update

    On the 1st January 2017, I decided to be a massive cliche and book a pack of Barrecore classes. Barrecore is something that had intrigued me for ages and I'd... Read more

    Posted on 15 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Hello Spring

    Hello Spring

    After quite the busy and stress-inducing week last week, I was a little more than excited to amble down to Somerset House on Saturday for a belated birthday... Read more

    Posted on 13 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Turning 26 + Other Such Events.

    Turning Other Such Events.

    In case you were smart and totally tuned out of my annoying ‘It’s my birthday!’ spiel last week, I turned 26 last Thursday and it felt really weird. Read more

    Posted on 09 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Ups & Downs


    Oftentimes online in 2017, I find myself in a dilemma. Should I prioritise advocating happiness and finding the joys in everyday and chasing your dreams or... Read more

    Posted on 08 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Spring Style Wishlist

    Spring Style Wishlist

    Stop the press - I wore a midi skirt and light jacket on my dog walk on the Saturday just gone and I lived to tell the tale. Spring is fluttering her eyelashes... Read more

    Posted on 07 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Sundaze 44


    I must admit I’ve been in a total writing funk with regards to the blog this weekend. It was a busy week and so I pencilled some time in yesterday afternoon to... Read more

    Posted on 05 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • The Importance of Engaging with Content

    Importance Engaging with Content

    Late in 2016, I began to feel disenchanted with blogging. Clickbait titles, the pressure of themes, feeling like you have to own a must-have item, being unsure... Read more

    Posted on 03 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Twenty Six


    Turning 26 feels like a big deal and yet hurriedly not a big deal at all. When I was much younger, I remember imagining myself at 24 with a lovely country... Read more

    Posted on 02 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • My March To-Do List

    March To-Do List

    My second-favourite month of the year is upon us because it’s birthday month! In fact, my 26th birthday is tomorrow, how crazy is that?! I certainly don’t feel... Read more

    Posted on 01 March 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Mini Fitness Update + New Buys!

    Mini Fitness Update Buys!

    Guys, something happened to me this year. We’re nearing a quarter of the year in (lol) and I’ve actually kept up with some semblance of a fitness routine. Read more

    Posted on 28 February 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Sundaze 43


    Hello there Sunday, you wonderful old soul. I can hardly believe that it’s already time to pen this post! (What’s new, eh?) Blog post introduction cliches aside... Read more

    Posted on 26 February 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • To Try This Weekend

    This Weekend

    Weekends and weekdays tend to blur into one for me these days. I suppose it’s part and parcel of working from home, but I’m also lucky enough that every day... Read more

    Posted on 25 February 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Petite Joys

    Petite Joys

    There’s a lot to be said for appreciating the smaller, not necessarily finer details of the everyday mundane. I can hardly believe it’s Friday; this week has... Read more

    Posted on 24 February 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • The Classic White Shirt

    Classic White Shirt

    Once in a while, it’s good to keep things simple and stripped right back. I’ve a tendency to go all out when I, erm, go out these days and I think that’s just... Read more

    Posted on 21 February 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE
  • Tips for Working From Home

    Tips Working From Home

    Working from home had been one of my pipe dreams from the age of about 16. You know, one of those things you say as an introverted teen with no friends and no... Read more

    Posted on 20 February 2017 FASHION, LIFESTYLE