Nostalgic Contradiction

We have been doing a lot of different projects at uni recently, based on the different stages of the FCP process (Fashion Communication & Promotion process). So our final project of the year was to do a group photoshoot based around 5 words we had come up with, after interpreting a specific fashion editorial in…

Bali Babyy

Finally getting round to writing this, and I’m so excited to show you all of the beautiful spots I visited. My trip started at Denpasar Airport. After taking about 20 minutes to find a taxi to take me to Kuta, I finally managed to get myself to the hostel where I would be spending the…

Visual Analysis of Cecil Beaton

Cecil Beaton, 1936 This black and white photograph by Cecil Beaton is of a man in a dark room. You cannot see his body, only his head, and his hands have been placed either side of his face. His head is facing towards the camera, with his eye-line looking towards the bottom right-hand corner of…

Would I recommend taking a Gap Year?

During my final year at school, I had everyone asking what Universities I wanted to go to, what I wanted to be when I grew up and what the next step was in the life of Jess after finishing my A-levels. I couldn’t stand the idea of going back in education for another three years,…

Winter Trend Alerts AW18/19

So these last few months have seen us through some pretty interesting trends, to say the least. Cycling shorts, sportswear sunglasses, reflective jumpsuits and a whole lot of underboob. It’s fair to say Athleisure was a pretty clear winner throughout autumn but as soon as we started heading into winter, this is when the trends…

My Favourite Fashion Photographers

Here at University we had a recent project that involved looking at a lot of different fashion photographers, and this gave me the idea to show you guys a few of my favourites, as this is another one of my passions, besides travelling (but you guys know that). I might make a mini series of this…

Let me help you procrastinate …

I’m all for putting our phone and electronics down, spending time with family and friends and just living in the moment. But let’s be real, sometimes all we want to do is just cuddle up in bed or on the sofa and embrace the laziness. So here is my list of some of my fave…

SOLO GIRL TRAVELLING: Beginners Guide To Hostels 101

In this little series, I’m going to be sharing all my little tips and tricks that I have picked up and been shown along the way when it comes to travelling by yourself. I’ll be showing you the best way to book hostels, the best places to visit as a solo traveller, and how to…

Victoria Secret 2018 … what happened?

On November 8th, 2018 Victoria Secret held their annual fashion show, which to no surprise was all anyone could talk about … but was it for the wrong reasons this year. Victoria Secret is a brand that is known for their lingerie and has been at the top of the retail ladder for years. Their…

Life Update

  It’s been one hell of a year. After coming back from my travels around South East Asia and Europe last summer, September rolled around, and I realised it was time to start working again, start earning some money, start setting the next goal. In October, I started an internship at an Investment Company. It…