Author: Olivia Stocks

Street Style: Vintage Kilo Sale

Last weekend, our fashion ed was invited to the Vintage Kilo Sale held at The Custard Factory in Digbeth and we had a great time browsing vintage gems and discovering fashionable folk. The Vintage Kilo Sale is the perfect event for people who are vintage novices (like us!) or who are experts at this creative …

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30 April 2016
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Valentine’s Day Wish List

So if you haven’t heard already, Valentine’s Day is coming up and whether you’re in a loving relationship or a single pringle this year, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite treats to guide your partner to what you’d really want or, you know, just an excuse to treat yourself. After all, you deserve it …

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08 February 2016
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Selfridges Birmingham swings into Chinese New Year by turning red

The ‘Year of the Monkey’ is set to swing into Selfridges Birmingham this February as the iconic store turns red for Chinese New Year. The unique city building, which last year was voted one of the top 21 landmarks of the 21st century, will be switching on the luck from now until Wednesday 10th February …

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06 February 2016
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David Bowie: The Fashion Influencer

David Bowie, one of the most beloved British pop stars whose career has spanned over 40 years left us earlier this week saddening the nation. Before Bowie, no one had heard of glam rock and his fashions throughout his fame have inspired thousands to create the weird and wonderful. Here we go back to some …

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13 January 2016
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Make-up at school- what’s all the fuss about?

By Paige Mckillop It’s happening again! That years old debate – which I don’t quite fondly remember from my years in secondary school – on whether pupils should be allowed to wear make-up has reared its ugly head once again. If I’m completely honest I’m sick of it already! This most recent story tells the …

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09 January 2016
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Contouring- Let’s stop already!

By Paige McKillop If you haven’t heard of or don’t know what contouring is then where have you been?! You’ve quite possibly spent the last couple of years trapped under some unconceivably heavy object, unable to reach any form of social media, or you’ve quite simply been walking around with your eyes closed. For those …

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08 January 2016
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The 10 secrets of stylish students

She’s the Instagirl you’d most like to be. Only it would take more than an instant to be her. Yep, while we’re beetling away at the back of our wardrobes trying to find something that isn’t creased and/or dirty to roll up for our next lecture in, she’s already on campus, looking as stylish and …

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05 January 2016
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The New Year checklist

Realistically, at our age we don’t exactly get everything we want/need for Christmas. So for all those who didn’t get everything they wished for, here’s a checklist of things to bring back from home if you weren’t lucky enough to receive them as gifts! 1) A warm coat. The weather when you return back to …

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05 January 2016
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5 Amazing NYE Makeup Looks

Ah, New Year’s Eve, the time where we say goodbye to our mistakes in 2015 and to look forward to what mystifying things 2016 will bring. Whatever you’re doing tonight, make sure your makeup is on ‘fleek’ -after all, who wants to cringe with shame the morning after when you see all the selfies with …

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31 December 2015
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Affordable Christmas Gifts for Students

By Zahra Mahamed  Is your bank account looking like a joke, thinking of just giving everyone hugs as a Christmas gift this year? Don’t worry, you no longer have to resort to that this year! As Christmas is upon us, student finance being a long way from making an appearance, many students among us are …

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17 December 2015
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