Style & Stuff Editorial
Take it slow, wear it smooth
In this coldest of all months we don’t warm the office through traditional methods; we just stick on a ‘Too Slow to Disco’ album and dream ourselves warm. (Oh – we love their ...
New balls please
Swedish underwear brand Björn Borg have just “dropped” their new collaboration with Ryan Hawaii who, it says here, “is one of the world’s most interesting designers working to...
In Jan you’ll be needing a coat
I reckon coats are going to be a real fashion biggie in 2019. I predict that everyone will be wearing them, particularly when it’s cold, and if you fancy jumping all over this...
A new era of Prohibition
The wonderful Prohibition in Gateshead is no more (boo!), but it’s moving to Newcastle (hooray!). Brace yourself for a stupendous mix of cabaret, burlesque, live music and mor...
Roll up, roll up…
Flea Circus is a new venture (or shop, if you will) in Newcastle selling a huge array of stuff (mostly vintage but some new) and it makes Aladdin’s Cave look like an empty cup...
The glide of your Life
Grab your warmest woolies and head on down to Times Square outside the Centre for Life to take a whirl around their fabulous ice rink which is now up and running once again.
Timepiece? Tynepiece, more like
Northwind are a new luxury brand based in North Shields who are celebrating the best the region has to offer in the only way that they know how: through watches.
Geeky Christmas jumpers
That “let’s all dress up in cheesy jumpers because it’s really funny” thing hasn’t died out, has it? If anything it seems to get bigger year on year. If you’ve been caught up ...
What do you call them?
I’ve been known to physically attack someone who had the temerity to call a pair of trainers, “sneakers” (it was a very hefty shove, actually). That said ‘Sneaker Freaker: The...
Far from the madding crowd
If you’re looking to escape the hustle (and indeed bustle) in the run up to Christmas then make tracks for Gibside in the Derwent Valley.
Summerhill Christmas Fair!
The hidden gem that is Summerhill Square, just outside of Newcastle city centre, is the place to be on Sunday 16 December because that’s when they’re having their grand Christ...
Pretty in green
This cardigan (or knitted shirt, if you will) couldn’t be more mod if it went and chucked a couple of rockers off the promenade in Brighton. It’s available from Pretty Green.
Joy to the world
Joy Everley have done it again! And when I say “done it again” I mean they’ve made some more jewellery. Pretty isn’t it?