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Yellow Is The Brightest Colour

February 27th, 2014 No Comments

Now is the time to wear a splash of a colour - the antidote to this wettest of winters and an optimistic look to spring.
I don’t know about you, but months of rain, threatening skies, and of course floods have had me convinced the world is an eternal palette of greys and browns. Narnia may [...]

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A Gift Is Not Just For Christmas

November 25th, 2013 No Comments

A gift given with real spirit can keep those yule-tide embers burning all year and beyond…
My mum is eternally freaked out by Christmas. No, she’s not the White Witch of Narnia, she just gets overwhelmed by the holiday hubbub and kind of malfunctions - resulting in a kind of anti-gift. “I didn’t know what to [...]

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Wellbeing Guide To UBUD | BALI

October 6th, 2013 No Comments

The German born jewellery designer and the creative director of Ananda Soul Creations, Christina Zipperlen, has been calling Ubud, Bali a home for several years now. Her beautiful and feminine creations breathe passion, love and harmony into our lives. We feel especially honoured to be given a private tour around her popular wellbeing spots of [...]

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Zen and the Art of Holiday Packing

July 24th, 2013 No Comments

Not long ago I read the book “Mommy Dressing” by US writer Lois Gould, recounting her experiences growing up in the twenties and thirties with a fiercely determined, fashion designer mother who travelled to Paris twice a year by sea for the collections:
“Drawers and closets were virtually emptied, their flowing, exuberant contents reduced and forced [...]

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The 10 Hottest Feel-Good Summer Sales Items

July 18th, 2013 No Comments

The summer is in a full swing and so are the summer sales. Here are just some of the gorgeous pieces we have discovered as we tried to hunt down the best bargains that will make you look and feel good…
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Shine A Light Necklace 28″ Green [...]

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Be Queen of the Surf: Why Getting Wet is the Way to Wellbeing

June 18th, 2013 No Comments

This month saw the death of Hollywood’s movie mermaid, Esther Williams, at the age of 91. Never imitated you’d be forgiven for not knowing Williams - a box office smash in her heyday - who starred in “aqua musicals”, swimming her numbers in sublime underwater solos and duets or in synchronised spectaculars.
In the film ‘Bathing [...]

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Tom Gartside of Carrot Banana Peach: “Be deliciously different this summer”

June 18th, 2013 No Comments

It’s summer! And this means one thing – colour! Lot’s of bright colours, particularly in your wardrobe. We love delicious yummy colours in the summer yoga & fitness wear collection by Carrot Banana Peach. This UK-based eco-centric brand has launched a new collection in their signature hybrid natural-based sustainable fibers made from; aloe vera, banana, [...]

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Midsummer Dreaming

May 17th, 2013 No Comments

The longest day of the year is almost here, so stop thinking and start dreaming about festivals, flora, fauna and fairies for a feel-good summer, whatever the weather.
The other day I re-watched Jim Henson’s Labyrinth where the young heroine, winds up wandering a mystical maze in search of the little brother she wished away in [...]

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