fast fashion

Fast Fashion: A 21st Century Twist on Slavery?

Gone are the days when most brands and retailers updated their stock seasonally. Now it’s more weekly. Why? Fast fashion. There is a constant craving for more…and for cheap. We’ve become greedy and brands and retailers are constantly churning out more goods to satisfy our appetite. Clothing rarely stays on the racks for more than 12 […]

Mother's Day

Mother’s Day Tech Gift Guide 2018

It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday! Don’t worry if it somehow slipped your mind (where has you been?!) Yes we know that everyday should be Mother’s Day so if you’re making a stand by not participating then more power to you. I tried that one year and it went down like a lead balloon. So for […]

Is Fast Fashion Causing a Slow Death for the Planet?

Did you know it takes a staggering 1,800 gallons of water to make a single pair of denim jeans? While it’s been long-known that plastic and fossil fuels are major contributors to polluting the earth, Ecowatch suggests fashion is the world’s second largest consumer of water. It’s also the second-biggest planet killer, with clothes accounting for […]

Wearable Technology: When Will It Really Take Off?

Wearable technology — or most commonly referred to as wearables — are smart electronic devices that can be worn on the body as accessories or clothing. For a few years now wearable technology has been the tech industry’s favourite buzz word. Everybody has been excited about the endless possibilities. Yet, a few years later and […]

Music’s Most Influential Female Style Icons

Since the mid-’70s until now, the most inspiring female style icons have graced possibly the biggest creative industry of our time  — music. From Diana Ross of  The Supremes in the swinging 60s, through to the unstoppable Stevie Nicks — lead singer in British-American rock band Fleetwood Mac — and then style boundary pushing cult […]

Self Love on Social Media

Our Guide to Self-Love on Social Media

Scrolling through the comments on one of Blake Lively’s most recent Instagram post taught me two things. First, that you will be praised to the highest heavens for being honest about your struggle to get back to your pre-baby weight. Second, that you will be criticised to the depths of hell for being honest about […]

6 Activewear Brands You Need to Know

It’s time to amp up your fitness motivation and treat yourself to some new activewear. Here are our top six activewear brands; whether you’re completing a pilates session, hitting the treadmill or squatting those weights.   ALO YOGA Fashioned for all the ‘yogis’ out there, ALO Yoga boasts innovation that sculpts, lifts and supports with unparalleled performance; […]

9 Lingerie Sets Not Just for Your Valentine…BUT Yourself

Whether single or hooked up, everyone should indulge in some Valentine’s lingerie. Forget the high street stuff though; it’s all about luxury. Luxury is defined as the “state of great comfort or elegance” and we propose that finding luxury shouldn’t mean breaking the bank. This season you can find luxury by putting yourself first and […]