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Become the next food shopping guru

Become the next food shopping guru

Food
The last few final assessments, long hours in the library, it is getting darker and darker by the day. The grand finale of Semester 1 is finally here! And so is Christmas… which for the most of us also means tighter budgets. As this year the celebration might be extra pricey, here are some tips to keep in mind when food shopping. 1.SHOP SMART Sure, shopping at Waitrose or Whole Foods can bring some pretentious urban aesthetic to one’s Instagram feed, but when a small bottle of spring water infused with three stalks of asparagus retails for the minimum hourly rate, you need to stop fooling yourself and head to the nearest Aldi or Lidl. Another tip is to check out the local area to spot if there are any small fruit and veg vendors, where you can grab almost 2kg of bananas for a pou
The wonderful world of Topshop: A true experience of the concessions

The wonderful world of Topshop: A true experience of the concessions

Fashion
Topshop is vast becoming known as a diverse fashion forward brand  Topshop caters to a wide demographic of people from the cool kids to the sophisticated stylish bloggers. It has around 500 shops worldwide of which 300 are based in the UK. One of the main successes is the several concessions it is home to, from classic 80's vintage jewelry, personal shoppers, to elegant red carpet boutique dresses, it has undoubtedly proven to be one of the top retail brands and competitors in the UK, setting itself apart from other stores with its ability to have an ora of inclusiveness, while still having a quirky edge to it overall.   The many concessions that Topshop is home to has many stark similarities to that of Selfridges and Harrods in the sense that you are able to go to
Shopping on a budget done right

Shopping on a budget done right

Fashion, Featured
It is officially December, which also means that we officially should start thinking about Christmas shopping. There are so many presents to buy and so much money to spend. So what a better time to practice the one tip, which we want to give you today, that will improve your shopping skills? Contemporary designers do a really good job producing inspiring, yet insanely expensive garments. We all wish to simply copy an outfit from the catwalk or our favourite magazine or Instagram and paste it into our wardrobe. Would that not be amazing? More like a paradise. But since none of us has such magical powers we are all constantly looking for affordable alternatives to fill our desires. Throughout the years a lot of brands have mastered the so-called "fast fashion". Today there is a varie
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