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Discovering the sound of Christmas

Discovering the sound of Christmas

Christmas, culture, Featured, Music
Christmas is a time of joy, with magic lights hanging all over the city and people giving gifts to each other. But trust us, none of this would make any sense without a good soundtrack. From Bing Crosby's White Christmas, a classic of the season, to Sia's newest holiday album, Everyday is Christmas, we went out in the cold to explore the sound of Christmas. Obviously, we did not chase every Christmas song that was ever made - that would take us at least until 2021, and even then the list would be incomplete. RT if you’re excited for #Christmas — HARRY STYLES (@TheClubOfStyles) December 12, 2017 What we did was to understand what makes all these Christmas songs so distinctive, unique and recognisable. We talked a little bit about this in our podcast, but Dan

Seven wacky gin flavours for each day of the week- plus an even wackier one for Christmas

Featured, Food
Why limit yourself to just a slice of lemon and lime? Get creative with your gin and tonic and surprise your guests this upcoming Christmas. Once upon a time, the main conversation was whether lemon or lime was the better option. Oh, how times have changed! Today, gin has not only become UK's signature fragrant liquor but one of the country's best-selling spirits, with people consuming nigh of 1.12billion gin and tonics in 2016. Gin sales are even predicted to surpass whiskey by 2019. In fact, according to "The Gin Queen", Caroline Childerly, the UK tax office makes more money from gin sales than beer! As distillers try to stand out from the crowd, the market has been flooded with more and more gin flavors to beat out the competition. Portobello Road Gin leads the pack with its origi

Capsule wardrobe 101- how to create it and why

Fashion, Featured
The idea of a capsule wardrobe is not a new concept in the fashion world but recently it has become very popular as more and more people aspire to a minimalistic way of life. Do you spend every morning stressing about what to wear only to come to the conclusion that there is NOTHING in your wardrobe full of clothes? Do you waste an awful amount of time doing laundry every week? Do you ever go shopping just because you need to pull yourself out of a bad mood? If your answer is “Yes!” then a capsule wardrobe might be the perfect solution to all your fashion woes. What is a capsule wardrobe? In a nutshell, a capsule wardrobe is a well-curated collection of clothes. Those are mainly classic, essential items that are very versatile and can be styled in different combinations so that y