A graduate scheme that’s a bit different: Unlocked* #ad

Graduates, we all know the struggle of finding employment, especially in a climate that doesn’t seem to know if it’s coming or going. We’re facing uncertain times in the world, and it’s so very very daunting when we’re trying to…

Where did the personal style go

I was asked one question a lot this past week: how is fashion in Seoul, or fashion in South Korea as a whole, different to fashion in London/the UK/the West? It’s an interesting question, and one that I actually particularly enjoy…

Three Effective Ways to spring clean your wardrobe

Broken record alert, but: it has been my mission for the past couple of months to clear out my wardrobe. And yes, it has really taken me that long. I’m not a ‘do it all in one fell swoop’ kind of…

Hongdae: The Meerkat Cafe

Ok so Korea is a little bit famous for its cafe culture. As in, there are a slight f*ck tonne of cafes here, catering from board games to Hello Kitty, to comics to cats and dogs (stay tuned for me…

South Korea Take 2: The first 2 weeks

I’ve been back in South Korea for just over two weeks now, as in, writing this… it’s been two weeks exactly since I stepped on a plane, two weeks and six days since I arrive at Incheon airport. And, first…

The Huge Announcement: I am moving!

I’ve been a bit cryptic in the last month and a bit over on twitter, instagram, and a little on here. It’s been really hard to keep this announcement a secret; each stage I’ve passed that’s got me that bit…

Language is important

It’s such an important thing, language. The way we use words to express ourselves, describe our surroundings, make sense of what’s happening. We look to people’s use of language to help us understand how we are supposed to react to…

Wishlist: Travel Essentials with Skate-hut*

January is almost over! And I don’t know about you, but I have that ‘can it be spring now, please’ feeling. I’m tired of running in negative degrees, and although the frosty mornings with clear skies are undeniably beautiful, I kind…

On Beauty Standards and ‘weird Asian’ products or apps

I’m not entirely sure why, but Meitu – a Chinese produced image editing/selfie app – has been doing the rounds on twitter and the rest of social media recently. I say ‘I’m not entirely sure why’ because the app is…


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