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Monthly Archives: February, 2014

From Teen Choice Awards to Oscar glory? Matthew McConaughey proves himself in Dallas Buyers Club

This year’s Academy Awards are just around the corner (2nd of March FYI) and for the first time in a long time, I actually feel slightly emotionally invested in few … Continue reading

February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Topshop’s coolest designer collab is back. Guess who?

I’ll give you one clue: sequins. Why it’s Ashish of course. Ahead of the Ashish show at London Fashion Week on Monday, Topshop announced that the next collection will be … Continue reading

February 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

Vivienne Westwood Red Label AW14: London Fashion Week show report

Well, it was never going to be a shy and retiring collection, was it? True to form, Dame Viv’s Red Label offering for AW14 is as punchy, punky and powerful … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

You Can’t Touch This: I tried an MC Hammer Dance Class and this is what happened

              I signed up to the MC Hammer Dance class (as part of my new year exercise endeavours) in the hope that working out … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · 3 Comments

This just in: the J Crew spring collection is a triumph

It is a universal truth that Jenna Lyons, Creative Director of American stalwart brand J Crew is one of the chicest women in fashion. Eschewing the traditional ‘I’m a serious … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Are boilersuits a thing now?

I guess it had to happen eventually. Since the resurgence of the jump suit – a garment whose previous incarnation was mainly as the pyjamas of choice for kids in … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hey Girl, I’m your new favourite app

Big news broke last week that most girls secretly had been praying for…the rumours were true and apparently Ryan Gosling is back on the market (according to Nobel Peace Prize … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

13 things I learned at the Guardian Essentials of Freelance Journalism Masterclass

Back in November I went to my first Guardian Masterclass, a one-day event titled The Essentials of Freelance Journalism. I was hoping to get inspired because the secondment I’m on … Continue reading

February 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

Bored of the gym? From MC Hammer dance to hulla hooping, try one of these alternative exercise classes

Bored of the gym? Falling asleep on the treadmill? Snoozing through Bums, Legs and Tums classes? One of the main reasons why people quit the gym is boredom. I personally … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · 1 Comment