Random Views… Robotic Consumerism

I used to be a self-confessed shopaholic. I didn’t always shop and think the way I do now, it was a very gradual process.┬áPersonally, I think I was probably just doing what seemed normal, and buying into the premise of consumerism. Buying things made me feel good – but I eventually realised that this was…

Who Made Your Clothes?

‘Who made your clothes’? In the world of fast fashion, companies are looking to save money. And what’s the quickest way to do it? Cheap and unfair labour practices. Now, don’t get me wrong, I’m not only pointing the finger at cheap, bargain rich clothing stores. I’m talking about huge designer brands too, who have…

Vintage Fashion … Festival Fever!

It’s only a few sleeps until the fields of Worthy Farm open their gates again for Glastonbury 2014. The weather is set to be hot and sunny, but in traditional Glastonbury style, there will most likely be rain… and rain means mud! So, I’m sure you’ve all got your trusty wellies ready (unless you like…

On… Damon Albarn & The Heavy Seas

For those of you reading this, who have not known me for a number of years, I should probably tell you that I’ve been a rather huge Blur fan for most of my life (pretty much from the age at which decent music opened up to my little ears and walked all over everything else)!…