HOW TO CREATE A MORE SUSTAINABLE WARDROBE

*Originally featured on FS/AW* As the new year gets people thinking about the things they wish to change or introduce to better themselves and their lifestyle, being more sustainable and ethical are more prominent decisions than ever. Life/self-improvement goals are within some of the most popular resolutions, but with a mere 9.2% of people actually…

ONE YEAR VEGAN

Happy Christmas, New Years and 2019 – all in one! After a hectic semester and festive period I haven’t focused much on writing after bashing out essay after essay at the end of uni last year. However, it’s a new year which means it has been a whole year since I became fully vegan and…

WHY BEING VEGAN IS EASIER THAN YOU THINK

It’s been over two months since I went vegan properly and despite not being plant-based for very long, I have really found it has been so much easier than I thought. There are countless arguments against veganism, however, it’s 2018 and cutting out animal products has never been easier. If you are curious about ‘vegan…

SHOW INSIGHT: ACNE STUDIOS FALL 18 READY-TO-WEAR

As Jonny Johansson dips his toes into the world of haute couture, this new collection for Fall is a breath of fresh air and an example of the incredible potential of the Scandinavian fashion house. Acne Studio’s new collection will now show during Couture week in Paris, in an attempt to “focus, and create even…

HOW TO ‘HYGGE’ THIS YEAR

One of the most Instagram-able books of last year, which is also in The Times Top Ten Bestsellers, is The Little Book of Hygge by Meik Wiking, as well as the the follow-up The Little Book of Lykke. Both written by the CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen, Denmark. I have always had an interest…

WEEK ONE | VEGANUARY

Veganism has been something of interest to me for the last couple of years, I tried it once before for about six months before bringing cheese and chocolate back into my diet. However, after being vegetarian for eight years, this year is going to be when I fully cut out all animal produce and focus…

Why I Set Goals Not Resolutions

As 2018 looms, I cannot help but reflect during these weird days inbetween Christmas and New Years. The positives, negatives, achievements and the regrets. It is these days where I like to set goals for the year ahead instead of a strict list of tasks to complete. By reflecting on last years aims and how…

The Slouchy Knit

For years I’ve loved wearing and styling all my knitwear, sweatshirts and coats oversized. I’m a complete advocate for a slouchy, relaxed outfit and I’ll take an chunky knit over any apparel in the Autumn/Winter months. This gorgeous shade of yellow is a go-to colour for me at any time in the year but I’ve…

Five Street Style Fashion Week Trends

CHECK TRENCH COATS A classic print on a classic style, with many variations and ways to style up. These were seen in every fashion week as a statement piece. Mulberry Ready-To-Wear collection. 2. YELLOW The gorgeous stand-out colour, yellow, was seen throughout fashion week – a colour that I personally love wearing. I’m glad to…

A New Chapter | Thoughts On My First Week Of University

It has been a long time coming; drinking, partying, meeting new people, cooking pasta nearly every night, doing a bit of work and then drinking some more. September, the month of fresh pages and new chapters for many people, including myself. After deferring my University offer last year, it’s safe to say after a year…