The Film Review: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

MARVEL’S ‘Phase 2’ series of superhero films have a lot to live up to. These are no longer simply just origin stories anymore. The characters have been established, the stakes ...

Sun, Sangria and Cycling at Hotel Son Ametler, Majorca

CYCLING along in the sunshine and the wind is whipping through my hair, my pulse is racing, my legs are pumping… it’s time for a sangria break.  Twisting the frame, ...

Photo Diary: A Mini-break in Majorca

AFTER living in Australia for six years in my early twenties, the attraction being able to travel to another country with a whole different culture in a matter of hours ...

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We love: British beauty brand Ruby Red

WITH it’s super cool packaging, and cut status, we are complete converts to Ruby Red. Not only does their range smell divine, it looks great in the bathroom cabinet. The British brand has just landed in Harvey Nichols after making a great impressions at Fortnum and Mason. “Harvey Nichols is the leading international destination store more »

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New music from SIA!

NOW here’s the kind of Monday morning pick me up we like to land in our inbox – Aussie pop star Sia has released new music. Yippee!! The singer/songwriter – she’s written for Katy Perry and Beyonce, is the voice on David Guetta’s Titanium as written her own AMAZING tracks Clap Your Hands and You’ve more »

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We Love: Covert Accessories

NO apologies can be made for the fact that Team Pillow are a bunch of tech geeks. As much as we’ve tried to quit – the iPad is still the things first we check in the morning, and last thing at night. So when our friends at Covert Accessories showed us their new range of more »

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Five Unusual Interior Accessories

WITH spring just around the corner, many of us are looking to inject some fresh personality into our homes. But while some may just opt for a fresh lick of paint and settle on some new cushions, others are getting highly creative with fascinating and unusual items around their home. In collaboration with Oak Furniture more »

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Ones To, Er, Watch? Page and Cooper and Timothy Everest

USUALLY we’re never ones to miss a party so it was a sad day when a crisis in the office meant we had to miss our friends at Page and Cooper showcasing their range of high-end watches at the  Timothy Everest store.  The two brands were collaborating on their ‘Stitch In Time’ concept – showing the more »

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Tommy Guns, Shoreditch

The Review: Tommy Guns Hair Salon, Shoreditch

My hair has a long (and painful) history of being bleached, crimped, teased, backcombed, pushed, pulled and curled. So when a bit of TLC was in order, Anthony Dunn at Tommy Guns, Shoreditch came to the rescue. The salon has just had a re-fit and it looks stunning – think all old fashion barbers chairs, more »

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The Sarojin, Thailand

Friday Dream Time: Caring for Elephants while Staying at a Luxury Resort in Thailand

AHHHH – Friday afternoon… that time of the week where we stop working and start dreaming about booking a holiday.  One of our favourite fantasy destinations is The Sarojin, an idyllic hotel in Thailand. And for an animal lover like me.. there is no better time to go as they have an amazing roster of more »

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Apple Orchard

Simple, and Sensible Ways To Improve Your Diet

MANY of us resolved to get healthy and lose a few pounds in the new year, but soon found it hard to stick to a different diet. Even those with the strongest willpower experience difficulties staving off old habits and adopting a whole new approach to food. However, hope is not lost: there are plenty more »

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The Lego Movie

The Film Review: The Lego Movie

THE director duo of Phil Lord and Chris Miller have been known to mine gold from unexpected material (Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, 21 Jump Street) and as such prove to be an inspired choice for the first big screen feature of the eponymous toy brand. Whilst a straightforward and generic storyline would have more »

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How Many Of The Best Hostels In The World Have You Stayed At?

FOR those on a budget, a quick jaunt to the sunnier climes of Europe is an easy break. Flinging some flip flops, sunscreen and a big floppy hat into a satchel and jumping on an easyJet flight couldn’t be easier. Even better – according to the Hoscars, the industry awards given out by Hostelworld.com, some of the more »

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