May marks the month of mental health awareness. Although for many people, mental health may only make more of an appearance in their lives over the duration of this month, for others it has been and will continue to be prominent in their lives 24/7. In a modern day world where we spend hours a day scrolling through our Instagram feeds full of seemingly perfect … Continue reading What role does social media play towards mental health?
With lockdown restrictions beginning to ease and the world slowly resuming from where we left off, I find my self experiencing a mix of emotions. Don’t get me wrong, I can not wait to be sat inside a fancy restaurant, all dressed up with a cocktail in my hand, but I do find my self wondering whether I may have taken some aspects of lockdown … Continue reading Lockdown, was it a blessing in disguise?
How many times have you felt like you need a break from social media? And how many times have you felt overwhelmed because of it? Social media is used by the majority daily and frequently. According to The Telegraph, ‘the average person spends at least 1 hour and 40 minutes per day looking at their favourite social media sites and apps.’ Over the past few years, … Continue reading Why everyone needs frequent social media detoxes
Held annually, the British Academy of Film and Television Awards (BAFTAs) celebrates the art of motion picture entertainment, recognising creatives for their craft and dedication to the industry. But behind the glamour, the high-brow event has not been without the controversial headline or two, and stepping into the ceremony on the Saturday 10 April this year, it has a number of expectations to uphold. Reactions … Continue reading The push for diversity at the 2021 BAFTAs
Sustainable fashion consumption is something on every shopper’s conscience, as in recent years we have become aware of the true impact of one of the most polluting industries. However, there are numerous traps to fall into when trying to be a sustainable consumer. Greenwashing is one of these traps. Fast fashion companies often paint their social media profiles with eco-friendly messaging or create a sustainably … Continue reading Is rental fashion the future?