Planning The Perfect ‘Feel Good’ Day Out

Planning the perfect ‘feel good’ day out is a great way to have some ‘you’ time. If you’ve been stressed with work or family life lately, or maybe you just feel like you deserve a break, planning a day out like this will help you to feel...

Retrace Your Steps

Fashion innovation meets tradition and sustainability By Lindsay Cooper The lotus flower is heavy with symbolic meanings. In most cultures, it represents purity because the flower emerges from muddy riverbeds with clean, white petals. In Buddhism it...

How Can You Be Sure You’re Buying The Right Home?

When you are looking into buying a home, it is one of the most frightening and exciting experiences you will likely ever have. Above all, you want to make sure that you are going to get it right, and then you will end up with the kind of home that you can...

5 Reasons Why Marble is So in Right Now

Marble prints have been around for centuries; from jewelry and clutches to yoga pants and skirts, you will see them applied to different products. Dating back to Egyptian cultures, the stone itself was used to construct renowned architectural projects such...

The Commodification of Self Care

Instagram Likes and Mental Health By Brenda Odria The term “self-care” has arguably been co-opted from its original significance in order to fit and justify certain behaviours we enact in 2019. It has become an umbrella term where almost anything...

Instagram is a White Space

An Interview with @maytahmi on being an MUA of colour By Brenda Odria Instagram is a platform dominated by influencers who precede over the rest of the users by promoting certain brands, but the relationship that forms renders the users as submissive...

Iris van Herpen at the forefront of innovation

A discussion with curator Sarah Schleuning on the future of craftsmanship and technology in art and design By Lorenza Mezzapelle Carrie Dickens, Comfort Me, 2015, nylon, silver, strong magnets, photo courtesy of the artist   Since her debut in...

How to Travel Without Sacrificing Comfort

Going out and seeing the world is a great experience, but it isn't all glitz and glamour. Unless you're off on a luxury holiday, new adventures can take you well out of your comfort zone. Before you know it, you're counting down every second during your long...