Sewing the SEED

Gemma’s Story I’m immensely proud, to be announced as the patron for the charity SEED. Words can’t begin to explain. It kind of feels like my journey has come full circle. SEED was only ever set up by my Mum and Dad because of our personal horrendous experience at the…

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Go with The Flow – Skirts, our saviour!

With the current weather throwing curve balls left, right and centre it can play havoc with a girl’s wardrobe!! I plan my outfit the night before as it saves me time in the morning so flexible items are a must. My current transitional favourites to help combat this are skirts…

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The Newby Loubi – Louboutin Revolution

What is chic, daring and red all over? The iconic Louboutin sole of course! Red. A colour synonymous with roses, post-boxes and Jessica Rabbit but when revealed under a foot step, red is a fierce statement of affluence and style coined by the one and only Christian Louboutin. The French…

Meeting Terri Walker

Vocalist and Songwriter Terri Walker Today I met one of my favourite British female vocalist and songwriter , Terri Walker. Walker is an English R&B and soul singer-songwriter. She has released three albums in the UK, Untitled, L.O.V.E, and I Am. She also provided the majority of the vocals for…

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Chicks’ Chat with Melanie Eusebe

Melanie Eusebe: Co-founder/chair of The Fresh Idea’s Company, Professor Management Consultant and Founder of The Black British Business Awards, took the time out from her busy schedule to speak to us at Those London Chicks…. Melanie, we at Those London Chicks are inspired by your achievements, you’re clearly focused. Was…

Models of Diversity Evening

Models of Diversity Evening

   By Lorena Oberg Recently, I had the honour of being on the panel for the Models of Diversity front row event on body image.  I shared the panel with people from all walks of life and we discussed how the fashion industry and the media has a lot to…

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Jaqueline of All Trades, Mum of one

My name is Casey Hill and I am a career hoarder. I don’t know if it’s a result of being self employed and therefore financially insecure but I am perennially being ‘something else’. I am professionally an actress, a dancer, makeup artist, hair stylist, model, writer and swimming coach to…

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Dealing with Depression through Massage

Dealing with Depression through Massage It’s so sad when tragic circumstances lead us to talk about it. Even in 2014 it’s something that’s not openly discussed because of the stigma still attached to it but the awful news of Robin Williams’ death brings it to the present. It brings it…

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Chapter 1- Helen in Hollywood

Helen in Hollywood My first experience of being in Los Angeles was staying at an uber trendy hotel in the downtown area. Fancy, I hear you say. I was on tour and traveling with dancer friends and we wanted to go sight see using their underground system, the Metro. Being…

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Meet The Ruby Dolls!

The Ruby Dolls The Ruby Dolls: theatre-makers, singers, cabaret-lovers and storytellers. ‘Our work is strongly influenced by cabaret. Both the intimacy of it: we play fast and loose with the idea of the “fourth wall” so that we can contact an audience more directly to share our stories, and the variety of…

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In Need Of A Relax? Just Relax Yoga Retreats

Just Relax Yoga Yoga Retreats with Rebecca Opyrchal-Keenaghan DATE 21st – 28th June 2014 LOCATION Ekincik, Turkey Chakra Yoga Ekincik is one of those well kept secrets for travellers who treasure and prefer rest, peace and natural beauty. A perfect place to read, sit and relax. The hotel has extensive…

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Brows to be defined by!

Beautiful brows What makes the perfect brow: Shape? Size? Texture? Length? Each to their own girls, everyone’s brows can be beautiful these days with all of the wonderful new products and treatments available to us all. What determines the brow method you choose? Is it price, convenience, quickness, skills required…

Jumpsuit Around? Dressed Up or Down!

Jumpsuits….. The Jumpsuit …….. a firm fashion favourite last S/S and this trend is not budging, it’s continuing  through into  A/W. The versatility and variety of the Jumpsuit makes those “I don’t have anything to wear” moments, disappear…..(promise) with so many ways to wear them, and so many styles out…