It probably won’t come as a surprise that since I have been writing for the wonderful antique and vintage jewellery company Lillicoco, I have become more than just a little bit obsessed with jewellery I mean, it was going to happen at some point. Jewellery is, of course, the finishing touch of an outfit and…

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From the slick of her rose-coloured lipstick to insouciant flick of her unruly brunette hair, Jeanne Damas retains a quiet cool Parisian commanding presence on social media. The owner of French clothes brand Rouje, Damas’s effortless looks epitomises the laissez-faire French girl style that we all would dream of emulating. Damas’s dress sensibilities are a…

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It is no secret that reading is highly subjective, but that doesn’t rid it from biases. Writers – especially women: Don’t let anyone sneer at you for writing “fluff.” Fluff is an insulator. Correctly used, it can stop you from freezing, or burning to death. Fluff fiction is designed to protect you from the relentless…

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DISCLAIMER: I am definitely not a doctor, or anyway trained to be giving scientific information or advice regarding contraception. This is an informative blog post aimed at young women who are thinking of changing their contraception and specifically if they are thinking of going on the coil. I wanted to write this blog post because…

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Thuddlewump, Tiddleybop, Screeeeeeeeeeeeeeeech!!!!!!!!! The deafening sound echoed around the craters of the moon. Silence. Gombleswamp’s beady eyes peered over the crater. Clouded with age, he could only just make out bright purple strobe lights illuminating the dark sky, but he could smell thick smoke.  Unsure what to do next, he decided to pluck up the…

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It may be surprising to some that I have had a negative and fluctuating perception of my body image for most of my life; and to others, it will sound like a broken record.  Of course, with estimations that body image issues affect 7 out of 10 young women, it is a common problem that…

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