Winter fashion: how to stay warm while looking fabulous

Keeping warm during the winter months is essential but we all want to be fashionable at the same time! Here are some winter fashion tips and suggestions on the best warm and fashionable clothes to help you look absolutely amazing and feel great this winter… Firstly layer it! It’s easy, it’s simple, it will keep you warm and enable you to wear even a thin, fancy coat and feel like you’re in the warmest of climates. Thick tights, undershirts, long tops that can be tucked in. Your clothes can be layered in so many ways which, of course, allows you to create…

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Great gifts on a budget

Without doubt we have all seen the perfect gift for our friend, something that screams their name, but often they come with price tags that make you want to scream! Being a student on a budget means you need to learn how to be savvy with your money, and presents are no exception – birthdays and Christmas are the perfect time to get creative with gifts which sometimes can turn out to be the perfect presents! The key to gift shopping on a budget is paying attention to little things that your friend may say; a hobby/interest, an author they…

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Long distance relationship advice to help with uni separation

Long distance relationships can be unbelievably difficult, especially while studying! When you go to University there will be differing opinions about your relationship status… There will be the pessimists who claim you’ll regret it and be broken up by the second semester, however there are also the optimists who think it’s great you’re giving it a go! Truth is, your relationship could go in either of these directions, no matter what you think now! However if there are people around you telling you that your relationship is going to fail, then maybe it’s best not to hang around with them. Instead,…

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Advice for staying safe on nights out

Going on a night out is meant to be a fun experience, to blow off some steam with your friends and to let the night take you wherever it may however on a night out things can go wrong very quickly, especially if you’re a girl. A little while ago I had my own experience of this and it really hit home how easy it is to get into harms way. On a night out I stepped out of a club for a moment or two because it was too warm inside. I had mentioned to my friends where I…

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Are there actually jobs after University?

Why bother going to University? I mean what actually is the point? Fees are on the rise and job opportunities are falling! So why should young people dive into debt and go to University? Though job opportunities are bleak at the moment that shouldn’t deter anyone from going to University and gaining a degree; what sort of character would you build, or experiences would you gain if life was easy? Or if the second you were handed your degree you were also handed a job? In life you need to realise you can’t run before you can walk and you…

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