Monthly Archives: July 2012

Right Here, Right Now

Lisa Simpson

“If you could live in any other era, when would you choose?” Around me, co-workers pick their favourites – a lot of attention is being showered on the 1920s and 1940s: “the dresses!”. Others pick the 60s: “swinging London, the music!”. You know, all the usual popular period suspects. Then my co-workers’ attention shift to […]

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The Friday Pretty: ‘When’d You Get So Badass, Joseph Gordon-Levitt?’ Edition

Hey, I just met you. And this is crazy. But it’s The Friday Pretty, baby. Perv with me, maybe?

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How I Became A (Secret) Hair Blogger

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I mentioned that I went natural back in January 2011. I cut off all my relaxed hair, bought a shit-ton of hoop earrings and became an advocate of eyebrow threading. I also began to watch a hell of a lot of YouTube videos about caring for and styling natural hair. I began to collect photos […]

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The Friday Pretty: ‘Rain Rain, Go Away!’ Edition

Guys! Psst, GUYS! Guess who’s back? Apologies for the radio silence – it’s been raining solidly in this corner of England for quite a while now, which means everyone has been damp for quite a few weeks now… As you can imagine, it’s not been the most conducive of circumstances to conjure up words and […]

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