Posted in June 2012

Teashots

Teashots

University is a revolutionary happening in the life of a teenager. It unlocks the mind, unleashes aspirations, reveals previously hidden truths. What we were once a slave to, we conquer and what once seemed essential becomes an accessory. Reflecting upon the months before university changed my life forever, I realise my attention was held by … Continue reading

Battle of the brands: Clipper vs. Tesco

Battle of the brands: Clipper vs. Tesco

The punnet of organic strawberries, the £6 bag of ridiculously healthy cereal, the posh box of tea. It’s nice to be able to enjoy the finer things in life… and the supermarket.  The 21st Century is a materialistic one; but among the consumer madness, the hunger for the most fashionable (and coincidentally, most expensive) products, I feel the … Continue reading

Pukka ‘Cleanse’

Pukka ‘Cleanse’

Each day is abundant with moments. And occasionally, particular moments have resonance.  They grab hold of you and refuse to let go. They define periods of time, a few weeks, a few years, even eras and eventually form treasured memories. In nineteen ninety something, running along a grassy bank in the woodland behind my father’s … Continue reading

PiP Studio

PiP Studio

Trendy, dashing and natty? Prim and proper, classy and classic?  ‘Shabby chic’, dapper and oh so elegant? I’m simply torn between pages upon pages of adjectives that could fractionally capture the essence of PiP Studio. And if you haven’t heard of it, that’s probably because you’re not supposed to have yet. Gracing the glistening shelves of … Continue reading