Category: Fashion & Beauty

The glamour and glitz of student life.

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 …

Profile photo of Olivia Stocks
By
30 April 2016
Read More

What to wear on a Date

Valentine’s day is fast approaching this week and for many of you there could be first dates or a lovely dinner this weekend with your significant other. If you are still lost as to what you are going to be wearing, guys and girls, then not to worry there is plenty of inspiration for you …

Profile photo of Katie Griffin
By
10 February 2016
Read More

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 …

Profile photo of Olivia Stocks
By
08 February 2016
Read More

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 …

Profile photo of Olivia Stocks
By
06 February 2016
Read More

Spring Celebrity Style

As spring slowly creeps up on us I’ve been keeping my eye out in looking for the up and coming trends which certain celebrities are fulling out the bag, I’ve piled a list together of absolute key items for spring, which will be inspired entirely by celebrities and the items they’ve brought to us. Stay …

Profile photo of Beth Sutherland
By
06 February 2016
Read More

Fab Fitness Fashion

It’s nearing the end of January and I’m sure your gym is full and every morning there is the joggers on the pavements burning off all the indulgencies from the holidays. Boohoo and MissGuided have released some amazing sportswear trends and the high street has some fab fitness fashion for you to choose from. If you …

Profile photo of Katie Griffin
By
23 January 2016
Read More

Men’s Back to Uni Fashion Essentials!

January sales are a perfect time to get some bargains and get a few essential pieces that you’ll be able to use throughout the year. Bomber Jacket: You have probably seen everyone wearing these to the end of last year but if you don’t own one then why not buy one ready to go back …

Profile photo of Thomas Hall
By
19 January 2016
Read More

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 …

Profile photo of Olivia Stocks
By
13 January 2016
Read More

Back to Uni Fashion and Beauty Essentials

It’s a fresh New Year and the student loans have dropped, what a better excuse than to give yourself brand new additions to your wardrobe and beauty collection! It’s out with the old and in with the new, the high-street have sales still going on but the new trends are starting to make an appearance …

Profile photo of Katie Griffin
By
12 January 2016
Read More

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 …

Profile photo of Olivia Stocks
By
09 January 2016
Read More
  • Calling all photographers!!
#SnappedBCUSU - Starts TODAY!
Want to WIN a polaroid camera? • Snap a picture of the city or one of our 8 university campuses • Upload it to your Instagram profile
• Tag @SnappedBCUSU
• Use #SnappedBCUSU in the post • @snappedbcusu  WILL REPOST every picture we are tagged in that uses the hashtag
• The picture that receives the most likes WINS a Polaroid Camera!
*Please note…
Any inappropriate images will not be reposted.
GO FOLLOW THE OFFICIAL INSTAGRAM PROFILE FOR MORE INFORMATION: @snappedbcusu 
GO GO GO!
  • Becky is at Enterprise Nation's  The Fashion and Jewellery Exchange today at the BCU School of Jewellery 
#FJExchange
  • Our president @rebeccachiversmedia, went down to the clothes show at the weekend so look out for her photos!
  • Come and find us in Curzon atrium today! We're here till 4pm!
  • COME ALONG TONIGHT! 
Tonight is our welcome talk, it is taking place in the Curzon ground floor lecture theatre (C087)
Come along to say hello and hear us chat about what we do! You can buy your membership there tonight too! 
#snapscratch
  • Today's the day! Welcome fair! Interested in photography? Get down to our stand in the marquee, just inside the door on the right. Ask any questions, meet Becky (President) and Gemma (Vice President), grab some sweets and sign up for more info! :)
  • @momomoyouth at the #barclycardarena 
Please ask if you want to use this photo! 
#snapscratch
  • We had an awesome studio session today! A great turn out as well! 
Thanks to the wonderful model @walking.overdose for helping us out!
  • We are at the Creative Fair in Millennium Point in the City Centre campus! Come along and say hey!!
#snapscratch
  • Lucy and Angelo are at @crufts  today covering for Snap Scratch and @thescratchbcu 
Keep your eyes peeled for more photos! 
#snapscratch
  • @momomoyouth at the #barclycardarena 
Please ask if you want to use this photo! 
#snapscratch
  • Do you have any beautiful photos of our city? Show us them! 
This was taken by @rebeccachivs ☀️
#snapscratch