(This piece is taken from an article I wrote for my student paper; The Courier) Suits have undoubtedly been all over womenswear this past year; from casual tailoring looks pairing them with chunky trainers to evening showstoppers styled up with a killer heel. This AW their presence has certainly peaked, with the high street … Continue reading Women in Suits: Trend or Empowering Statement?
Women never really get a break when it comes to wardrobe choices, do we?! All year we are inundated with people telling us how to dress, so much so that we don’t even get a break on Halloween. Halloween serves a lifelong source of fun; from gorging on sweets and being hyperactive nightmares as kids, … Continue reading Wear Whatever the Hell you Want this Halloween
Turn and face the strange. Change can be a wild beast. I like to tell myself that I love it; "you're a free bird gal, chase something new every single day!" When in reality I spend the majority of my evenings demolishing digestives and rewatching Gilmore Girls. A creature of habit and a comfort lover. … Continue reading Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes
Today I've been a little stuck finding something to write about. Normally topics flow into my mind as a reflection of the current goings on in my life and those around me. Recently my life has been considerably blurry, not in the sense that I've been drunk half the time, more in that a lot … Continue reading National Poetry Day
I'm back people, like Shangela popping out that box I'm here and prepared to give this thing my all! My motivation is back primarily as a result of a big surge in free time since leaving my full time job and starting a Masters Degree, all of which leads me to todays topic... Rejection. It … Continue reading REJECTION
Let's face it. We are a generation addicted. Us millenials just can't get enough of mobile technology. The name of this post is half-borrowed from a book that tackles that very subject. Wi-Fi has become a daily essential (the lack of which can cause some severe withdrawals, leading to desperate purchases of flat whites just … Continue reading Breaking up with your Phone
Ever since I was a whipper-snapper I have adored reading; staying up far after my bedtime to finish that next page etc. - Rebel from the very start, I know. However, the world of Harvard Referencing soon took over and I took a short and not so welcome break from the world of literary delights. … Continue reading What I’ve Been Reading: Summer Reading List