Thrifting fashion & tips for shopping second hand!

The older I get, the more I’ve been thinking about the impact fast fashion has on the planet. The carbon footprint from making and shipping clothes can be enormous. Growing the cotton for one t-shirt can use 715 gallons of water, and that’s even before taking into the account shipping, and the effect of all the pesticides on the planet… View Post

An open letter to my 23-year-old self

Hey you. You got into the habit of writing these on your 21st birthday and three years later, it’s stuck. Normally you do it actually on your birthday, but you’re late this year because you’ve been having such a good time. Remember that. 23 has been one hell of a year. It’s been up and down, but for the first… View Post

All Points East Festival 2019

All Points East is a festival I’d actually never heard of until Bring Me The Horizon announced they were headlining one of the days. APE is a ten-day event in Mile End in London with separate days of music over the weekends it spans. We managed to score free tickets for the second Friday of it this year, which was… View Post

Kicking Off Festival Season | Slam Dunk 2019

Slam Dunk Festival is one of those which, every year, is just incredible. 2019 for me has had one of the best lineups of recent years; there were bands I am in love with now, bands that I grew up with as a teenager and new emerging bands who I’m just getting into. Since they moved Slam Dunk out of… View Post

Waterless washing at festivals with Pits & Bits*

Festivals are grimy places. If you’re one of those people who thinks Coachella is what all festivals are like, everyone turns up looking fresh off a catwalk every day and you can totally remain clean, you’re wrong. Sorry. Move along now. I’m sure there are some festivals like that, but unfortunately we have the great British summer to contend with.… View Post