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Saying goodbye to the nine to five: why more people than ever are becoming career multitaskers

Guest blogger Alex Williams examines why more and more of us are ditching the daily grind and becoming career multitaskers – whether we choose to or not. Meet today’s millennial. … Continue reading

July 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Why I’m quitting the online dating game

They call it the ‘dating game’ – but has that metaphor turned into a reality?

January 6, 2015 · 2 Comments

How to get away with wearing pajamas to work

I recently had a revelation when I bought a pair of sweat pants from H&M. These grey drawstring trousers are so soft and slouchy that they’re basically pyjamas, and yet … Continue reading

December 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

I tried on every parka on the high street and this is my verdict

You know how twice a year ‘they’ decree what ‘the’ coat of the season is? And most of the time they’re impractical (a sleeveless blazer does not a winter coat … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cat’s Sustainable Fashion Challenge Part 2: Pop-up shopping with the British Red Cross

This is the second instalment of guest blogger Cat’s Sustainable Shopping Challenge, in which our guest blogger learns that second-hand high-vis isn’t very desirable and finds inspiration in a British Red Cross … Continue reading

November 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

The hipster’s guide to Taylor Swift’s new album

Think you’re too cool to listen to 1989, Taylor Swift’s record-breaking album? Then you’re missing out… ‘I’m not gonna lie to you,’ I wrote on Facebook. ‘I’ve just downloaded Taylor … Continue reading

November 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Here they are, all your sparkly poppy options ready for Remembrance Day

With less two weeks to go until Remembrance Day on 11th November, we round up this year’s blingiest poppy brooches, rings, earrings and more.

October 28, 2014 · 2 Comments