LIFESTYLE

Seven fun things to do this Easter weekend

Keep the whole family entertained this long weekend with this roundup of fun things to do this Easter. 1. GARDEN EASTER EGG HUNT We may still be in lockdown but why not host a fun Easter egg hunt right in your own back yard — if the weather is awful, do it inside. 2. TEA […]

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BEAUTY, FRAGRANCE

Review: The Body Shop’s White Musk Range

We’re smelling sweet this Spring with The Body Shop’s White Musk range. Here’s what we thought when we tried the new scents… Famous since its launch in 1981, White Musk became the signature scent of a generation. Everything we already love remains the same, but now there’s a new look: sustainable packaging, complimentary scents to […]

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BOOK CLUB, REVIEWS

Book Club: The Sanatorium Review

It’s March, and we’re back for a monthly review for Book Club. This month Faye has been reading The Sanatorium by Sarah Pearse The Sanatorium Sarah Pearse I’ve been really getting into gothic thrillers recently but this one is off the scale. It’s surprising it’s a debut. An isolated hotel, high up in the Swiss […]

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REVIEWS

Book Club: The Girls Are All So Nice Here Review

It’s March, and we’re back for a monthly review for Book Club. This month Candice has been reading The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn. The Girls Are All So Nice Here Laurie Elizabeth Flynn Ambrosia Wellington receives an invitation via email from the Alumni Committee at her alma mater Wesleyan […]

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FASHION

Modern Bohemian: Men are embracing botanical patterns this Spring

Artistic, relaxed and liberated, the bohemian style is more than just a fashion trend. This Spring, male shoppers are embracing more relaxed silhouettes and bold botanical patterns, according to Lyst. The definition of a bohemian is “A socially unconventional person, especially one who is involved in the arts.” And typically, bohemian style focuses on vintages […]

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FASHION

Green: The colour of Spring

As Spring descends, so do many new trends and according to Lyst, this seasons most popular colour is green, rising 41% since the start of the month. For many people, green has strong associations with nature and brings to mind images of grass, trees and forests. It is thought that because green is strongly associated […]

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FASHION

River Island announces support for Newlife’s 30th Anniversary

River Island has announced its continued support for Newlife, The Charity for Disabled Children and is delighted to celebrate its 30th anniversary with “Little Clothes, Big Difference”. To mark the milestone, River Island will donate 10% of all RI Baby sales across a 48-hour period to the charity. The campaign will run from Friday, March […]

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LIFESTYLE

Six tips to help you with your Spring Cleaning

It’s Spring and nothing feels quite as satisfying as coming home to a clean house. However, spring cleaning can be overwhelming — especially when you can’t find the time. This year, many of us find ourselves in a situation where we have more time on our hands than usual, and actually have time for those […]

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FASHION

The 90s jewellery trend we’re loving this Spring

The 90s were known for a lot of fashion trends, but some of the decade’s most memorable pieces were accessories and jewellery. Growing up in the 90s you were spoilt for choice with oversize studs, chokers, playful beads and friendship bracelets. Since the beginning of March, searches for jewellery that have included the terms “beaded” […]

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Nine ways to combat everyday bloating

Most of us will or have experiences bloating, which happens when the abdomen feels full and tight. Bloating occurs when gas builds up in the gastrointestinal tact causing the stomach to look larger than usual and feel tender or painful. Luckily there are ways to combat bloating, such as exercise, supplements or massage but the […]

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FASHION

Fashion blogger-approved ways to wear pastels this Spring

Spring has sprung! After a winter stuck indoors we’re so excited for the warmer weather, daily walks and a chance to get outside. While, we’re all still a few weeks away from socialising outside of our households you may be rotating your spring wardrobe of planning the perfect outfit for that first outing back into […]

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HOMEWARE

Spruce up your garden for al fresco dining this Spring

It’s officially spring, and we’re dreaming of life outside our homes. While we still may have to wait a few more weeks before we can socialise with friends and family outdoors, it’s no reason to ignore lovely weather. Spruce up your garden for al fresco dining this spring and summer for those perfect evening barbecues, […]

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MOVIES & TV

Drag Race UK Season 2, Episode 10 Recap: The Grand Finale

It’s the finale of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK season 2 and the four remaining queens are set one more challenge before one of them is crowned Britain’s next drag superstar. View this post on Instagram A post shared by RuPaul’s Drag Race UK (@dragraceukbbc) We’ve come to expect the double save, but this late in […]

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FASHION

Gender-neutral and classic watches are on everybody’s wishlist

Gender-neutral fashion has been an increasing trend over the last couple years. As people continue to experiment with the idea that clothing doesn’t have to be defined by gender stereotypes, shoppers are now beginning to seek out more gender-neutral accessories. Over the last three months searches for “unisex” watches have spiked 45% with gender-neutral and […]

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FASHION

Mermaidcore: Ocean-inspired pieces are among the fastest growing trends

Back in 2016, mermaids were EVERYTHING. The mythological creature became a symbol women all around the world wore predominantly on their shirts, handbags, purses and even extended outside of fashion into homeware including mugs, travel cups, makeup brushes and so much more. Mermaids were eventually replaced by unicorns. Despite this, mermaid merch can still be […]

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LIFESTYLE, MOVIES & TV

How to get involved this Red Nose Day from home

Red Nose Day is back on Friday March 19, and this year it’s never felt more important to have some fun and raise money to support people living under incredibly tough situations. This year fundraising events may look a little different, however you can still get involved from home including buying a Red Nose or […]

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HOMEWARE

Tips for decorating your home this Easter

This Spring, H&M Home encourages you to bring new life into your Easter dining areas and get creative whilst decorating your space Now more than ever, we look to make holidays more special and intimate by creating new memories and traditions with loved ones – whether that be crafting Easter bunny table settings using eggs, […]

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RECIPES

10 Fun bakes to try with your family this Easter

As a nation we love to bake and there is no time like the present. Easter may still be a good month away (Sunday, April 4) that doesn’t mean we can’t start the festivities early. If you’re looking for some fun bakes to keep you family occupied over the next few weeks, full of Cream […]

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MOVIES & TV

Drag Race UK Season 2, Episode 9 Recap: It’s The Semi-Final

It’s the semi-final of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK season 2 and the four remaining queens are off to the Kween Dick for soap-themed acting challenge. View this post on Instagram A post shared by RuPaul’s Drag Race UK (@dragraceukbbc) A’Whora is gone, and even though Lawrence was safe after last weeks challenge, she still felt […]

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LIFESTYLE

What we’re loving this February & March 2021

February seemed to fly by without us even realising. So there’s plenty things we’re loving to share this month… We’re watching: Behind Her Eyes A single mom becomes entangled in a twisted mind game when she begins an affair with her psychiatrist boss while bonding with his mysterious wife. It’s sure to have you hooked […]

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CELEBRITY NEWS, FASHION

Millie Bobby Brown’s latest collaboration with Converse celebrates female empowerment

Millie Bobby Brown has returned for a second collaboration with Converse, working alongside an emerging Converse All Star Pauline Wattanodom to bring a new customisable collection that celebrates female empowerment, self-expression and progress. View this post on Instagram A post shared by @milliebobbybrown All Star Pauline Wattanodom has co-create the latest Millie By You collection […]

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HOMEWARE, NORTH EAST

Traditional: The interior trend Newcastle loves

It’s been revealed that the people of Newcastle just love traditional decor in their home. So here’s some inspo for your Spring transformation LuxDeco, the luxury online interior marketplace, has revealed the most popular interior design styles in the UK over the last 15 years. When it comes to the most searched for design style, […]

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