Self-care during “spring break”

Now it’s Easter it’s time to get organised, make revision plans and cap down on procrastination. Amongst the chaos of exams and coursework, it’s almost too easy to forget about the importance of taking some time out to check up on yourself and your wellbeing. Quick tips that work for me: Having an exercise/workout routine I personally like morning workouts because they pull me out … Continue reading Self-care during “spring break”

One’s to watch: A lesson of style from TV favourites

Satiate your procrastinating tendencies with television shows that either bring their audiences appropriately close to the danger we seek, suspense, thrill, or relatable life experiences. Dramas and comedies a-like present their lead characters in wardrobes that put a stamp on their personalities so such characters are almost impossible to forget, and simultaneously admirable. Annalise Keating, How to Get Away with Murder Writer and show creator, … Continue reading One’s to watch: A lesson of style from TV favourites

Sartorial Spoonies: Life and style with chronic illness

As a blogger with a chronic illness, I want to use this article to show how Warwick’s own Spoonies live with, but also beyond their illnesses.  Raising awareness and reducing the stigma of chronic illness is so important; it helps to get people diagnosed earlier, and it makes the world a more compassionate, understanding place. It is currently estimated that 15 million people in the UK … Continue reading Sartorial Spoonies: Life and style with chronic illness

Ten(Eleven) Style Icons You Should Know About…if I do say so myself

With as little authority as I hold in designating the world’s ‘Fashion Icons’, I still proceed to list the eleven (apparently I am an awful decision maker) people that inspire the many with their style and their lives. Of course, this list isn’t by any means exhaustive – nor is it hegemonic – and thus I can do nothing but apologise for not including the … Continue reading Ten(Eleven) Style Icons You Should Know About…if I do say so myself