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Still haven’t done your Christmas shopping? Here are 5 websites to help you out

Still haven’t done your Christmas shopping? Here are 5 websites to help you out

Fashion, Featured
When it comes to shopping in London our feelings are mixed. The variety and amount of shops to go to? We love that. Shopping surrounded by thousands of people and queueing for hours? No, thank you. Even if you are the type of person who prefers in-store shopping, you have to admit that Christmas is an exception. Going to Westfield or Oxford Street around this time of the year is a challenge. It feels like millions of Londoners have decided to do their shopping at the exact same time as you. Queues for the changing room, queues for the cash desk, it seems that people are everywhere. The ultimate goal is to get from one shop to another without being punched by someone in a hurry. But are holidays not supposed to bring peace and happiness? So how about we help you to avoid unnecessary
Are high street stores transphobic?

Are high street stores transphobic?

Fashion, Featured, LGBTI+
Last month a case of transphobia happened at Manchester Topshop, as Buzzfeed reported. We decided to follow up on the facts and try to understand the issues that trans people suffer. The trans umbrella covers a variety of people, not just the ones who choose to change their sex, and gender-specific changing rooms cause a number of problems for the community itself. Shops turn into another unsafe space, where transgender people can suffer harassment by CIS gender people (individuals, whose gender expression matches their assigned sex). In the last 12 months, the number of verbal and physical attacks have escalated on the LGBTQ community "For trans people, the findings are particularly alarming, showing that two in five trans people have experienced a hate crime or incident based on thei
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
8 shoes to buy from Zara now

8 shoes to buy from Zara now

Fashion, Featured
This month’s top Zara shoe picks for men and women. Known for its magnificent interpretation of high-fashion clothing, the Spanish retailer has overdone itself with the latest footwear collection. The velvety loafers, bejewelled heels and the 19th-century reminiscing shoes, they all taste like haute couture. And because there are so many pairs to feel excited about, we made the tough decisions for you and picked the most intriguing shoes to slip your feet in. Women's footwear Court shoes with faux pearls at £29.99 Bejewelled with white faux pearls in two sizes, these black kitten heels promise to make you the new Audrey Hepburn. Velvet sneakers with beaded bow at £49.99 The burgundy velvet ads a luxurious feel to this comfortable everyday footwear. Clenched on the front
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