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Tips For Planning A Successful Fashion Event

Image credit – Unsplash In the coming months the UK will see some of the biggest events hit the fashion calendar. From the British Style Collective event in Liverpool to the exclusive setting of London Fashion Week, the range of fashion events spans both public and A-lister interest, so getting the right balance for each experience is an important part ...

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ASOS, H&M And Nike Commit To Using 100% Sustainable Cotton By 2025

ASOS, H&M, Marks & Spencer and Nike have joined the pledge to use 100% sustainable cotton by 2025.  As part of the ‘Sustainable Cotton Communiqué’, 13 major fashion brands – including ASOS, H&M, Levi Strauss & Co, Marks & Spencer, Nike, Sainsbury’s and Tesco – have vowed to do more for the sustainable fashion and the textiles industry.  The pledge ...

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Nude Is The New Black

Nude is the new black. Nude is much brighter and feminine than black – perfect for this summer. It can be worn with all other colours and look great and it is just as versatile as black. All my basic day pieces I buy in black, white and mostly nude as it’s such a wearable tone. This is one of ...

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Barack Obama Wore The Same Tuxedo For His Entire Presidency, And We Love Him For It

Michelle Obama has revealed that Barack wore the same tuxedo throughout his entire American presidency, and no one noticed.  The Former First Lady spoke at Apple’s developer’s conference in San Jose, California, US, on Tuesday 6 June, pointing out that she received criticism for her state dinner gowns – but her husband got away with wearing the same tuxedo.  “This ...

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Father's Day Gifts: Grooming Products Dads Will Love (For Under £55)

If you’re struggling to pick the perfect gift for Father’s Day then play it safe with a grooming product.  Men’s beauty has never been in better shape and according to eBay one in six Brits will buy their dads grooming related products this year, making it the second most popular gift (behind alcohol). From luxurious moisturisers and energising shave creams to timeless folding ...

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Tourettes Awareness Day: What people living with Tourette’s Syndrome want you to know

Blinking is a common tic for many people with Tourettes. (Picture: Getty/Shestock) Today is Tourette’s Syndrome Awareness Day. Over 300,000 children and adults are thought to be living with the neurological condition in the UK and it is estimated one schoolchild in every 100 is affected, according to Tourettes Action. Despite this, there’s a lot of misinformation about what Tourette’s ...

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Dog who flunked police training lands a job in government

(Picture: Governor of Queensland) Gavel the German Shepherd pup wasn’t quite up to scratch as a police dog. How manic bipolar episodes have caused my impulsive hair changes The police found that he was simply too friendly and sociable to be work on the force, preferring to snuggle with strangers rather than catch criminals. He flunked out of the police ...

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What is Universal Credit? How applying for benefits destroyed my life

Universal Credit is advertised as ‘welfare that works’ or ‘making work pay’. Those slogans couldn’t be any further from the truth. When I read them for the first time, I laughed. What else can you do? It’s laugh or cry, and trust me, Universal Credit makes you want to do more than cry. It makes you want to give up ...

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Heidi Klum And Lidl Have Created An 'Affordable, High End' Fashion Collection

The supermodel has helped to design a range that is ‘accessible for everyone’, according to the German supermarket. The businesswoman has already made a name for herself as a designer with her successful self-titled lingerie and swimwear collections. “Lidl is known for making quality products at affordable prices and I’m proud to partner with them on this fashion collaboration,” Klum said.  ...

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Andrea McLean’s Tips For Hair And Makeup With Staying Power

Sometimes we spend what feels like ages perfecting our makeup look each morning. Base, blush, eyes, lips and hair. And we look fabulous for about five minutes – only to leave the house and feel like our makeup masterpiece has melted by the time we’ve gotten to work, the result of hot/wet weather or a particularly cramped commute. Since we ...

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