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An espresso martini festival is coming to London this summer and it sounds incredible

(Picture: Mr Black) The first espresso martini festival is coming to London and we couldn’t be more excited. Head to Dubai for a blast of luxury and a proper dose of sun for less than you think Australian company and gods of boozy coffee, Mr Black, are launching London’s first festival expressly dedicated to the espresso martini. It’ll run from ...

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This Brand Are Making 'Underwear For Periods, Not Gender', And People Are Here For It

Pyramid Seven has created ‘underwear for periods, not gender’ and people can’t get enough of their pioneering efforts.  Founded by Michelle Janayea and Zipporah Jarmon, the Chicago-based fashion retailer – who only launched their first collection in June – has designed underwear options that aren’t traditionally feminine for when you’re menstruating.   Featuring two styles – from ‘agave’ to ‘marmalade’ ...

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A Woman Has Been Scarred For Life After A Botched Chemical Peel

Please note: This article contains graphic images of a medical nature.   A woman has been awarded £130,000 compensation after she was scarred for life by clinicians who put too much acid in a chemical face peel.  Mary Hope had no idea staff at a local beauty clinic had never carried out an Obagi chemical peel before they applied the lotion to her ...

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Charlotte Tilbury, Pat McGrath And Adwoa Aboah Announced As Contributing Editors Of British Vogue

Model Adwoa Aboah, and celebrity makeup artists Charlotte Tilbury and Pat McGrath have been announced as Contributing Editors of British Vogue.  The appointments made today by in-coming Editor-in-Chief Edward Enniful, add to a list of changes currently being made at the prestigious title.  Enninful replaces Alexandra Shulman, who announced she was stepping down in January 2017 after 25 years with the ...

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10 Things We Did In The 90s That We Don't Do Now

Nineties fashion has enjoyed a revival in recent years what with chokers being all the rage again as well as high rise MOM jeans and crop tops. But there are some things from that decade, like say pagers, that are well and truly in the past and very unlikely to come back. Here are 10 of them: 1) Long phone ...

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Vlogger’s Twitter thread about why you should avoid PETA is eye-opening

(Picture: Twitter) After reading an article about a case where British photographer David Slater was was sued by PETA in hopes of getting a legal precedent for monkeys being recognised in court, YouTube Callum McSwiggan felt outraged. Woman writes empowering post on why mums need to stop bringing each other down Not just by the article itself – but because Callum ...

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Woman writes empowering post on why mums need to stop bringing each other down

(Picture: Karen Johnson/Metro.co.uk) A 37-year-old mother-of-three has spoken out about what it takes to be a good mum in a refreshing Facebook post. How to train for a triathlon Karen Johnson, who’s from Kansas, took to her Facebook page, The 21st Century SAMH, to tell her followers that she had to get something off her chest. Karen admitted to all ...

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Why do your boobs hurt?

Ouch. (Picture: Ella Byworth for Metro.co.uk)</p> <p> Nip pain and breast pain are are sensations that a lot of us experience from time to time.  But what causes the discomfort in your breasts? How to train for a triathlon Well, actually it’s quite a lot of things, some of which are no big deal, and others of which need some ...

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‘My life is richer for having had him in it’: Why it is OK and natural to grieve for your pet

How do you cope when your beloved pet is gone? (Picture: Getty) Saying a final goodbye to a cherished friend or family member is heart-breaking, and that includes the ones covered in fur too. It is OK and totally natural to grieve for your pet be it a dead cat, dog, rabbit or whatever else – take it from someone ...

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Where The Ethical Fashion Industry Is Going Wrong

Gung Ho Design, Photography by Agata Kocon It’s no secret that the fashion industry is the second worst polluter on the planet. Coupled with the meteoric rise in fast throw away ideologies something definitely needs to change. It takes almost 1800 gallons of water to produce a pair of jeans. If we physically saw that wastage, I’m sure many of ...

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